Tablet Portait

Handheld Landscape

Handheld Portait

Austin Peay State University

Clarksville, TN

Austin Peay State University
Video #1


  1. Center of Excellence for the Creative Arts & Field Biology
  2. APSU is one of the safest universities in the state
  3. APSU's Army Reserve Officer Training Corps was named a MacArthur Award recipient

About This Campus

Austin Peay State University, founded in 1927, is a four-year public, doctoral level university is located in Clarksville, Tennessee’s 5th largest city and home to the state’s youngest population. The university is named in honor of the former Tennessee Governor Austin Peay. APSU offers over 56 majors and 63 different concentrations. Academics at Austin Peay are organized into six colleges and two schools including College of Arts and Letters, College of Behavioral and Health Sciences, School of Nursing, College of Business, College of Education, College of Graduate Studies, College of Science and Mathematics, and School of Technology and Public Management.

Location Information

Austin Peay State University is located near downtown Clarksville so it’s an easy walk or drive to local restaurants, entertainment venues, and much more. Clarksville is just 45 minutes northwest of Nashville.

2023/2024 Placement

Host Payment
Home Payment

2024/2025 Placement

Learn more about Chance of Placement
and choosing alternate options.

Fast Facts

Location | Clarksville
Population | 166,000
Enrollment | 11,048
Language | English
Calendar | Semester
Canada | Home Payment
Term Dates
Fall | 08/28-12/15
Spring | 1/16-05/03

Campus Diversity

1st Nation/Native | 1%
Asian | 2%
Black | 21%
Hawaiian/P.I. | 1%
Hispanic/Latino | 7%
Two or more | 6%
White | 61%
Other | 1%
International | 0%


RegistrationClosed Programs
Nursing, Medical Laboratory Science, Radiologic Technology

Undergraduate Majors Open to NSE Students

Accounting, African American Studies, Agricultural Biology... ++ show all


GPA and Other Academic Requirements
  • No students accepted from NSE members within my own state
  • 2.5 GPA
Exchange Preferences
  • Full-year exchange Accepted
  • Single term exchange Accepted
Non-Native English Speakers
  • TOEFL: must have a score of 500.00 paper, N/A computer or 61.00 Internet
  • IELTS: must have a score of 5.50
Summer Exchange
  • Not available
International Students (Visa Students)
  • Will not accept
Canadian Students
  • Will accept Home Payment Pay

Tuition / Finances

Figures per Semester are current as of 05/19/23

  • Campus Budget
  • Fees are subject to change without notice.
  • Two semesters = one academic year
  • Three quarters = one academic year
Tuition and Fees - Home Payment Students
  • No tuition/fees are paid to the host campus.
  • Figures do not include costs you will incur for course specific enrollment (e.g., laboratory courses, student teaching, studio art)
  • See below for credit hour restrictions and/or miscellaneous fees applicable to Home Payment students.
Maximum Credit Hours Per Semester
  • Home Payment: 15

Financial Aid for NSE Students
Regardless of Payment Plan, financial aid is awarded by and disbursed from your home campus.

Miscellaneous Fees - Per Semester

Purpose Amount Period Plan Status
Admission Fee $50 Year Home Mandatory
Housing Deposit $100 Year Home Mandatory
Online Course Fee $34 Credit Hour Home Mandatory

Room / Meals

Figures are current as of 05/19/23

On-Campus Housing Per Semester
  • On-Campus Housing
  • 16% living on campus
  • Double: $3500
  • Per semester unless otherwise noted
  • Students must live on campus
Meal Plans
  • Campus Meal Plans
  • Meal purchase is required for on campus living.
  • $300 declining balance plan.


Figures per Semester are current as of 05/19/23

Purpose Amount Period Plan Status
Health Insurance $1000 Year Home Optional

Important Notes about Health Insurance
US Citizens are not required to buy student health insurance from our campus.

Exchange with Canada - Health Insurance
Students must purchase campus health insurance at $1,205 per year.


All data in this document is the responsibility of the campus and has been provided by the campus NSE coordinator.
Welcome to NSE!
Select the campus you currently attend...
Start Here!
To see the correct schools, first select the campus you currently attend...
We use cookies on this site to personalize content and ads, provide social media features and analyze web traffic. By using this site, you are consenting for us to set cookies.