Cleary University
Howell, MI 48843

Overview

Type 4 year
Control Private
Business model Not for Profit
Campus size Small
Campus locale Suburb
Degrees offered Undergrad & Graduate
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 592
Religious affiliation None
Student to faculty ratio 14:1
Campus housing
Dormitory capacity 102 students
Freshmen are required
to live on campus
No
Types of Programs Offered
Academic
No
Occupational
No
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
No
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
No
High school education
No
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
Weekend/evening classes
No
Study abroad
No
Teacher certification
No
ROTC - Army
No
ROTC - Navy
No
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
No
On-campus day care for students' children
No
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates

Admission

47%
Acceptance Rate
(Fall 2016)

Cleary University is very selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 331 applications and only 155 students were granted admission. Cleary University is at the #45 spot (in a scale of 1 to 100) in terms of admission difficulty out of 1,781 4 year colleges in the U.S.

Among other admission requirements, applicants must submit ACT or SAT test scores in order to get their application considered. In Fall 2016, 46% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 0% submitted SAT scores.

Test Scores

Students admitted and enrolled in Fall 2016 have test scores in the following ranges.
ACT19 to 23

Application Fee

$35
Undergrad students
$60
Graduate students
Learn more about admission requirments

Tuition & Fees

In 2016-2017 academic year, Cleary University's tuition was $17,500 for all students regardless of residency (34.7% cheaper than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)

Follow the link below to learn more about additional cost components such as books and supplies, room and board and other expenses.

$12,173
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $22,127
$17,500
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $26,792
$17,500
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $26,792
Learn more about tuition & fees

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 96% of Cleary University's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 43% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,132 (which is 6.1% below the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Cleary University in 2016-2017, was 36, which is 71% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,938 (which is 0.7% above the national average.)

$4,132
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,400
$5,938
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $5,895
96%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 92%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, Cleary University has enrolled a total of 592 students (350 students full-time and 242 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 592 students, 63 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 48% men and 52% women and 473 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 119 for graduates studies.

The institution also enrolled 311 students for distance studies.

592
Total Enrollment
63
Transfers

Student Diversity

White: 71%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 10%

Non-resident alien: 9%

Black/African American: 6%

Asian: 2%

Hispanic: 2%

Two or more races: 0%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 3 largest majors offered at Cleary University.

Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
Study Areas Percent Total Graduates Online
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 82% 327 107
Health Professions And Related Programs 12% 49 7
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services 1% 4 0

Graduation & Dropout Rates

18%
Graduation rate
national average: 55%

Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.

The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Cleary University full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

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Still enrolled
82%
Dropout rate
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Transfered out

The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.

Earnings After College

$43,400
Median Annual Income
national average: $33,604

The typical median income of Cleary University graduates 6 years after enrollment is $43,400. Last year, out of the total 380 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 346 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 291 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 291 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $43,400 $49,200
Employment Rate 91% 100%
Total Graduates 380 291

Campus Location

Nearby Colleges

Nearby 4 year colleges within 100 mile radius of Cleary University.

Madonna University
27.8 mile away
Baker College
28.4 mile away
Kettering University
30.6 mile away