Education

Our educational opportunities make us the choice of those who do their homework.

An educated workforce results in an empowered community. Murfreesboro boasts the types of educational options where everyone succeeds. Students. Businesses. The community. Families.

For starters, there’s Middle Tennessee State University (MTSU), the 2nd largest undergraduate university in Tennessee, and the state’s top producer of graduates in 140-degree programs. Combined with one of the largest campuses of the Tennessee Colleges of Applied Technology, and we’re a major contributor to the state’s Drive to 55 initiative to achieve 55% of Tennesseans holding a post-secondary credential.

There are also award-winning, progressive public schools and exceptional private schools, including the top-ranking high school in the state.