University of Michigan-Dearborn
Dearborn, MI 48128-1491

Overview

Type 4 year
Control Public
Campus size Medium
Campus locale City
Degrees offered Undergrad & Graduate
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 9,131
Religious affiliation None
Student to faculty ratio 17:1
Campus housing 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
Study abroad
Teacher certification
ROTC - Army
ROTC - Navy
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
No
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates

Admission

65%
Acceptance Rate
(Fall 2016)

University of Michigan-Dearborn is somewhat selective in its admission process. In Fall 2016, it received 5,328 applications and 3,448 students were granted admission. University of Michigan-Dearborn is at the #63 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, 98% of the enrollees submitted ACT scores and 5% submitted SAT scores.

Test Scores

Students admitted and enrolled in Fall 2016 have test scores in the following ranges.
ACT22 to 27

Application Fee

$30
Undergrad students
$60
Graduate students
Learn more about admission requirments

Tuition & Fees

University of Michigan-Dearborn charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $23,550 and in-state students paid $11,310.

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

$11,322
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $12,440
$11,310
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $6,695
$23,550
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $17,196
Learn more about tuition & fees

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 92% of University of Michigan-Dearborn's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 40% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,745 (which is 7.1% above the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at University of Michigan-Dearborn in 2016-2017, was 617, which is 64% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,245 (which is 1.1% below the national average.)

$4,745
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,432
$5,245
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $5,302
92%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 85%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, University of Michigan-Dearborn has enrolled a total of 9,131 students (5,551 students full-time and 3,580 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 9,131 students, 746 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 56% men and 44% women and 7,141 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 1,990 for graduates studies.

The institution also enrolled 646 students for distance studies.

9,131
Total Enrollment
746
Transfers

Student Diversity

White: 63%

Non-resident alien: 10%

Black/African American: 9%

Asian: 7%

Hispanic: 5%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 3%

Two or more races: 3%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at University of Michigan-Dearborn.

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 21% 1,275
Engineering 17% 1,002 208
Education 9% 522 0
Psychology 8% 462
Engineering Technologies And Engineering-related Fields 5% 315 105
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services 5% 309 56
Social Sciences 5% 294
Biological And Biomedical Sciences 4% 264
Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs 4% 242
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities 2% 142

Graduation & Dropout Rates

54%
Graduation rate
national average: 46%

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 University of Michigan-Dearborn full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

6%
Still enrolled
40%
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

$36,200
Median Annual Income
national average: $32,738

The typical median income of University of Michigan-Dearborn graduates 6 years after enrollment is $36,200. Last year, out of the total 1,791 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 1,576 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 1,773 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 1,507 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $36,200 $46,600
Employment Rate 88% 85%
Total Graduates 1,791 1,773

Campus Location

Nearby Colleges

Nearby 4 year colleges within 100 mile radius of University of Michigan-Dearborn.

Henry Ford College
0.6 mile away
Wayne State University
8.6 mile away
Schoolcraft College
12.4 mile away
Oakland University
24.7 mile away
University of Toledo
49.4 mile away
Jackson College
60.8 mile away