School Overview

Central Michigan University is a Public, 4 years college located in Mount Pleasant, Michigan. Central Michigan ranked 158th in National Universities and 7th in Michigan Colleges.
It has a total enrollment of 17,311 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1. It is a Research University (high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. Central Michigan's acceptance rate is 77.08% last year (undergraduate school).
Central Michigan University is accredited by Higher Learning Commission.
Contact Information
Address106 Warriner Hall, Mount Pleasant, MI 48859
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School Category
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryResearch University (high research activity)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of Central Michigan University is 77.08% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 13.38%. The application fees are $35 for undergraduate programs and $45 for graduate programs.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate77.08 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)13.38 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$35
Graduate Application Fees$45

Tuition & Fees

Central Michigan's 2022 tuition & fees is $12,746 for Michigan residents and $13,200 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $14,673 for Michigan residents and $15,644 for out-of-students.
Michigan ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$12,746$13,200
Graduate Tuition & Fees$14,673$15,644
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 17,311 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 3,700 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. Central Michigan has 13,031 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 4,280 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students17,311
Undergraduate Students13,031
Graduate Students4,280
Online Enrollment3,700

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs267 Programs
Number of online programs3 Programs
Offered Degrees/ProgramsBachelor's
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Post-Master Certificate
Doctorate (Research)
Doctorate (Professional Practice)

On-campus Services

Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
Study Abroad
Weekend/Evening College
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