Michigan Technological University

Overview

Student Population
7,172
National Rank
#238
Michigan Technological University overview
Location Houghton, Michigan
Online mtu.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
Michigan Technological University overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Houghton, Michigan, Michigan Technological University is a mid-size four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 5,838 prospective students applied, and 4,313 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 1,245 enrolled in the school.  6,438 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 734 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $15,346 plus fees of $300. Michigan Tech is ranked 238 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.


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Getting In

Admission Standards
Very High 
Michigan Technological University overview
SAT 1170/1360
ACT 24/30
GPA 3.6
Applications Accepted
73.9% 
Michigan Technological University overview
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Annual Cost to Attend

Michigan Resident Tuition
$15,346
In State Costs for Michigan Technological University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,200
Other Fees$300
Room and Board $10,756
Budget for Other Expenses$2,367
Total One Year Cost$29,969
Out of State Tuition
$33,426
Out of State Costs for Michigan Technological University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,200
Other Fees$300
Room and Board $10,756
Budget for Other Expenses$2,367
Total One Year Cost$48,049

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$66,000 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
65% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Michigan Technological University students
Subject Percent of Class
Engineering 56%
Business 11%
Computer and Information Sciences 7%
Biology 4%
Natural Resources Conservation 4%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=171128 IPEDS survey data for Michigan Technological University.