After 3 decades, MTSU adult learner finds return to classroom ‘life-changing’

After 3 decades, MTSU adult learner finds return to classroom ‘life-changing’

January 29 2020

Tara Jones knew she wanted to finish her degree someday. After 29 years away from a classroom, she’s on her way to accomplishing her goal.

Jones, a Murfreesboro resident, came to the Finish Your Degree event&nb...

Read More

MTSU, Motlow host Finish Your Degree Q&A event Feb. 6 in Tullahoma

MTSU, Motlow host Finish Your Degree Q&A event Feb. 6 in Tullahoma

January 15 2020

TULLAHOMA, Tenn. — Middle Tennessee State University is partnering with Motlow State Community College to host a Finish Your Degree” Q&A event...

Read More

MTSU online MLS program gives Fisk librarian ‘deeper understanding’ of profession

MTSU online MLS program gives Fisk librarian ‘deeper understanding’ of profession

December 4 2019

Brandon Owens is on a mission. He wants to connect the American public with African American history and culture through his work at the library of a historically black university in the Midstate.

He’s already doing that to degree as assistant librarian for technical services at the John Hope and Aurelia E. Fr...

Read More

MTSU Prior Learning Assessment ‘a game-changer’ for state employee eyeing degree

MTSU Prior Learning Assessment ‘a game-changer’ for state employee eyeing degree

December 4 2019

When it comes to selecting a college, many factors must be considered, even more so when you’re a working adult ready to finish a degree that’s been in the works for 20 years.

Leah Louallen, director of grants and scholarships for the Tennessee Students Assistance Corporation

Read More

MTSU’s online MLS program boosts librarian skills of adult learner to ‘next level’

MTSU’s online MLS program boosts librarian skills of adult learner to ‘next level’

November 25 2019

A fully online program is flexible for every type of student, including those taking graduate level courses. For those who participate in the Master of Library Science program at Middle Tennessee State University, it can even wo...

Read More