Posting Summary: Tennessee State University is a public university and Historically Black College University (HBCU) committed to excellence. Our Nashville home offers two locations?the 500-acre main campus nestles in a beautiful residential neighborhood along the Cumberland River, and the downtown Avon Williams campus sits near the center of Nashville's business and government district. The University, offers 38 undergraduate degrees, 24 graduate degree, 2 associate degrees and 7 doctoral degrees which all employees can obtain free of charge; founded in 1912 after its organization in 1909 as the Agricultural and Industrial State Normal School.
Tennessee State University is committed to excellence and has been consistently listed in the U.S. News & World Report’s “Guide to America’s Best Colleges” for more than a decade. Founded in 1912, TSU is a comprehensive, urban, co-educational, land-grant institution in Nashville, Tennessee. The university has been served by seven presidents, including Dr. Glenda Baskin Glover, who is currently ser...ving as our eighth president.TWO CAMPUSESOur Nashville home offers two locations—the 500-acre main campus nestles in a beautiful residential neighborhood along the Cumberland River, and the downtown Avon Williams campus sits near the center of Nashville’s business and government district.