The next list compares two colleges briefly in important perspectives. You can compare two colleges with comprehensive information on the full comparison page.
  • Both are Public, 4 or more years schools.
  • Middle Tennessee State has more expensive tuition & fees ($27,742) than FAU ($17,324).
  • It is harder to admit to Middle Tennessee State than FAU.
  • FAU has a higher submitted SAT score (1,135) than Middle Tennessee State (1,135).
  • FAU has higher submitted ACT score (23) than Middle Tennessee State (23).
  • FAU has more students with 29,772 students while Middle Tennessee State has 21,631 students.
  • Middle Tennessee State has more full-time faculties with 924 faculties while FAU has 874 full-time faculties.
The following table compares the two rival schools - Middle Tennessee State University and Florida Atlantic University.
Which school is more in your mind and would you like to go to?
Middle Tennessee StateFAU
Middle Tennessee Statevs.FAU
Murfreesboro, TennesseeLocationBoca Raton, Florida
Public, 4 or more yearsSchool TypePublic, 4 or more years
Doctor's degree - research/scholarshipHighest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
Doctoral/Research UniversityCarnegie ClassificationResearch University (high research activity)
In-State$9,070
Out-Of-State$27,742
Tuition & Fees
In-State$4,879
Out-Of-State$17,324
76% ($8,198)% Receiving Financial Aid (Avg. amount)57% ($8,450)
$8,198Average Amount of Financial Aid$8,450
59.35 %Acceptance Rates60.01 %
51.14 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)30.65 %
1,135SAT Score1,160
23ACT Score24
47 %Graduation Rate50 %
20 %Transfer-out Rate37 %
76 %Retention Rate82 %
21,631Student Population29,772
924Number of Faculties874
17 to 1Student to Faculty Ratio21 to 1
Distance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Weekend/Evening College, Teacher CertificationSpecial Learning OpportunitiesDistance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Weekend/Evening College, Teacher Certification
Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services, On-campus daycareOn Campus Student ServicesAcademic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services

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