Michigan Technological University - Houghton, MI

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Michigan Technological University

School Overview

The highest degree offered by the school is the Doctoral degree. The highest degree offered by the school is the Doctoral degree.Michigan Technological University is a public school.

Contacting the School

1400 Townsend Drive
Houghton, MI 49931-1295
Main Phone: 9064871885
Web Site:www.mtu.edu

Student Body Size and Diversity

In Fall 2002, the school had 6,744 (full-time equivalent) students. 99.5% of students attend full-time, while0.5% attend part-time. Male students comprised 75.7% of the student body, while females made up 24.3%.

Minority enrollment includedAfrican-American (123)%, Hispanic (72)%, Asian (78)%, and Native American (62)%.

Verbal SAT:
Three quarters of students scored at least 500.One quarter of students scored at least 630.

Math SAT:
On the Math SAT, 75% of students scored 560 or higher.One fourth of students scored 670 or higher.

Degree Levels

  • Certificate, < 1 year
  • Associate's Degree
  • Bachelor's Degree
  • Certificate, Post-Bachelor's
  • Master's Degree
  • Doctor's Degree

Degree Programs

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Business And Management

      EngineeringEngineering Technology And TechniciansEnvironmental ConservationHealth CareHistory And Social SciencesLife SciencesPhysical SciencesPublic Administration And Public Service

        Athletics, Including Athletic Scholarships & Financial Aid

        Michigan Technological University belongs to the following athletic conferences:

        • Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (for football, basketball, and track & field).

        The school offers financial aid to athletes for football, basketball, track & field, and in general

        Special Student Services

        Academic Services

        • AP credits
        • Distance learning options
        • Study abroad

        Financial Flexibility

        • ROTC
        • Student employment services
        • Career counseling
        • Placement services for graduates. However career placement is not guaranteed.
        • On-campus day Care

        Cost of Attending

        In-State, Living On Campus:$ 19,880.00
        In-State, Living With Family:$ 10,829.00
        Out of State, Living On Campus:$ 31,640.00

        Admission Requirements

        The schooldoes not offer open admission; requirements include:

        • High-school GPA is required.
        • Secondary school record is required.
        • Standardized test scores are required.
        • The TOEFL (if applicable) is required for international students.
        Recommended (but not required):
        • Secondary school rank is recommended.
        • Recommendations are recommended.
        • A college preparatory program is recommended.
        • A demonstration of competency (such as samples of work, e.g.) is recommended.

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