|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Students with disability||4%|
|Student to faculty ratio||17:1|
|Dormitory capacity||4,350 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Eastern Michigan University is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 14,796 applications and 10,784 students were granted admission. Eastern Michigan University is at the #71 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, 96% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 4% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||910 to 1140|
|ACT||19 to 25|
Eastern Michigan University charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $26,183 and in-state students paid $9,690.
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 97% of Eastern Michigan University's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 48% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,631 (which is 4.5% above the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Eastern Michigan University in 2016-2017, was 1,760, which is 62% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,904 (which is 11.4% above the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Eastern Michigan University has enrolled a total of 21,246 students (13,882 students full-time and 7,364 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 21,246 students, 1,465 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 40% men and 60% women and 17,682 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 3,564 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 1,450 students for distance studies.
Black/African American: 18%
Two or more races: 4%
Non-resident alien: 3%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Eastern Michigan 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|
|Health Professions And Related Programs||33%||1,431||151|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||9%||382||0|
|Public Administration And Social Service Professions||2%||87|
|Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs||2%||75|
|Engineering Technologies And Engineering-related Fields||2%||73||63|
|Communications Technologies/technicians And Support Services||2%||72|
|Family And Consumer Sciences/human Sciences||1%||50||0|
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 Eastern Michigan University full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.
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.
The typical median income of Eastern Michigan University graduates 6 years after enrollment is $30,900. Last year, out of the total 4,919 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 4,476 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 5,469 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 4,813 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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