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#13 Best Public Universities in Michigan

Saginaw Valley State University

University Center, Michigan

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Overview

Student Population
8,028
Saginaw Valley State University overview
Location University Center, Michigan
Online svsu.edu
School Type Public 4 Year
Setting Rural Fringe
Saginaw Valley State University overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate

Located in University Center, Michigan, Saginaw Valley State University is a mid-size four year public college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 6,881 prospective students applied, and 6,156 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 1,383 enrolled in the school.  6,271 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 1,757 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2020/2021, excluding room and board, is $10,376 plus fees of $438. Saginaw Valley State University is ranked 824 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2022 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

Ratings

4/10
Overall
5/10
Academics
4/10
Resources
3/10
Outcomes
2/10
Value

Saginaw Valley State University is rated within the lower 31% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 4 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated

Rankings

Rankings for Saginaw Valley State University within the 2022 CollegeSimply Best Colleges Lists.

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Getting In

Admission Standards
Moderate
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SAT 970/1190
ACT 19/25
GPA 3.47
Applications Accepted
89.5% 
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Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Very Low
Application Fee $30

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Annual Cost to Attend

Michigan Resident Tuition
$10,376
In State Costs for Saginaw Valley State University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,076
Other Fees$438
Room and Board $10,850
Budget for Other Expenses$1,208
Total One Year Cost$23,948
Out of State Resident Tuition
$24,963
Out of State Costs for Saginaw Valley State University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,076
Other Fees$438
Room and Board $10,850
Budget for Other Expenses$1,208
Total One Year Cost$38,535

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Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$41,000 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
39% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Saginaw Valley State University students
Subject Percent of Class
Education 18%
Business 16%
Health Professions 14%
Human Services 7%
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting 6%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=172051 IPEDS survey data for Saginaw Valley State University.

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