What makes ETSU a great choice for students?
"East Tennessee State University constantly and consistently proves itself as a university that is seeking to improve the quality of life for not only its students, but for the people in an ever-expanding region surrounding its location in Johnson City, Tennessee. ETSU students are given the opportunity to pursue a high-quality education and then provided with an abundance of options to give back to the local, national, and global communities. Whether it be ETSU’s Quillen College of Medicine that is ranked 8th in the nation for its rural medicine training, the first accredited College of Public Health in the State of Tennessee, or Volunteer ETSU’s commitment to community service in our region, ETSU students are constantly equipped to help improve the quality of life for others that begins right here on our beautiful campus. With all that being said, ETSU makes for a great opportunity for students to not only earn that treasured, high-quality college degree, but also to gain the knowledge and experience needed to be a productive, successful, and caring person stepping out into the global community and workforce."