|Degrees offered||Undergrad & Graduate|
|Students with disability||4%|
|Student to faculty ratio||17:1|
|Dormitory capacity||2,709 students|
|Freshmen are required
to live on campus
Saginaw Valley State University is less selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 6,700 applications and 5,083 students were granted admission. Saginaw Valley State University is at the #74 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 1% submitted SAT scores.
|SAT||901 to 1100|
|ACT||20 to 25|
Saginaw Valley State University charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $21,509 and in-state students paid $8,907.
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In 2016-2017 academic year, 97% of Saginaw Valley State University's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 33% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,255 (which is 4% below the national average.)
The total number of federal student loan recipients at Saginaw Valley State University in 2016-2017, was 904, which is 58% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,279 (which is 0.4% below the national average.)
In Fall 2016, Saginaw Valley State University has enrolled a total of 9,105 students (7,168 students full-time and 1,937 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 9,105 students, 540 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 41% men and 59% women and 8,335 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 770 for graduates studies.
The institution also enrolled 209 students for distance studies.
Black/African American: 8%
Non-resident alien: 7%
Race/ethnicity unknown: 5%
Two or more races: 2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%
Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Saginaw Valley State 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||11%||102|
|Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services||10%||92|
|Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services||8%||74|
|Engineering Technologies And Engineering-related Fields||3%||26|
|Public Administration And Social Service Professions||2%||23|
|Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs||2%||21|
|English Language And Literature/letters||1%||10|
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 Saginaw Valley State 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 Saginaw Valley State University graduates 6 years after enrollment is $31,300. Last year, out of the total 2,759 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 2,566 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 2,677 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 2,409 were employed.
|6 years after enrollment||10 years after enrollment|
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