Located in the beautiful mountains of East Tennessee, ETSU is the state's fourth largest university and ranked in the top 160 public higher education institutions in the nation. We are recognized for excellence in academic, research, athletics and service to the community and the region offering over 140 academic undergraduate and graduate programs. Explore our programs, campus and community by taking the ETSU Virtual Tour. Search the ETSU News for stories about our accomplishments and milestones in your area of interest. Hear from students how ETSU faculty and employees have impacted their experience and their future. Explore all that the Northeast Tennessee Region has to offer in recreation, music, culture, and lifestyle. We believe you will love what you see.