The next list compares two colleges briefly in important perspectives. You can compare two colleges with comprehensive information on the full comparison page.
  • Rice University is a Private (not-for-profit) and Middle Tennessee State is a Public school and both are 4 or more years schools.
  • Rice University has more expensive tuition & fees ($51,107) than Middle Tennessee State ($27,742).
  • It is harder to admit to Rice University than Middle Tennessee State.
  • Rice University has a higher submitted SAT score (1,515) than Middle Tennessee State (1,095).
  • Rice University has higher submitted ACT score (35) than Middle Tennessee State (23).
  • Middle Tennessee State has more students with 22,080 students while Rice University has 7,643 students.
  • Middle Tennessee State has more full-time faculties with 946 faculties while Rice University has 698 full-time faculties.
The following table compares the two rival schools - Rice University and Middle Tennessee State University.
Which school is more in your mind and would you like to go to?
Rice UniversityMiddle Tennessee State
Rice Universityvs.Middle Tennessee State
Houston, TexasLocationMurfreesboro, Tennessee
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsSchool TypePublic, 4 or more years
Doctor's degree - research/scholarshipHighest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship
Research University (very high research activity)Carnegie ClassificationDoctoral/Research University
$51,107Tuition & Fees
In-State$9,070
Out-Of-State$27,742
64% ($43,615)% Receiving Financial Aid (Avg. amount)86% ($7,637)
$43,615Average Amount of Financial Aid$7,637
15.86 %Acceptance Rates59.35 %
36.59 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)51.14 %
1,515SAT Score1,095
35ACT Score23
94 %Graduation Rate51 %
-Transfer-out Rate24 %
97 %Retention Rate79 %
7,643Student Population22,080
698Number of Faculties946
6 to 1Student to Faculty Ratio17 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
Remedial Service, Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement servicesOn Campus Student ServicesAcademic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services, On-campus daycare

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