Tennessee State University

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Headquarters Nashville, TN
Size 1000 to 5000 Employees
Founded Unknown
Type College / University
Industry Education
Revenue $100 to $500 million (USD) per year
Competitors Unknown

Tennessee State University (TSU), home to more than 8,200 students, is especially known for its programs in education, nursing, biology, public administration, and psychology. The university offers more than 45 undergraduate programs and more than 20 graduate programs through two campuses in Nashville. TSU was first organized as the Agricultural and Industrial State Normal School for black students in 1909; it began serving students in 1912. The school became a teacher's college in 1922 and in 1958 its name was changed to Tennessee State to reflect its status as a... More

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Tennessee State University President Portia Holmes Shields

Portia Holmes Shields


its like a family

  Former Research Assistant in Nashville, TN

Pros: everyone is so helpful and friendly ... you can discuss all your queries and doubts to anyone you want. if you want to work hard, achieve a goal and cannot spend too much... this is the place for you. Full Review

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No Offer – Interviewed in Jan 2009 – Reviewed Aug 27, 2013

Interview Details – Good communication, one interview.Full Interview

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Most Admired Companies in Research Science, Black Engineer & Information Technology, 2010

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