Michigan State University

#102 in National Universities

  • Public4 Years (or High)East Lansing, MIDegree-granting, primarily baccalaureate or aboveDoctor's degree50,340 Students65.74 % Acceptance Ratio17:1 Student-Faculty Ratio
    Michigan State University is a Public (4 Years or High) college located in East Lansing, Michigan. It has a total enrollment of 50,340 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 17:1. It is a Degree-granting, primarily baccalaureate or above school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree. The acceptance ratio for undergraduate school is 65.74% last year.
  • Open Admission Policy
    Acceptance Ratio65.74 %
    Admission Yield33.24 %
    Undergraduate Application Fees$65
    Graduate Application Fees$65

    The acceptance ratio is 65.74% last year at Michigan State University where total 37,480 students applied and 24,641 were accepted.

  • In-StateOut-of-State
    Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$15,375$40,024
    Graduate Tuition & Fees$17,436$34,260
    On-Campus Living Costs$12,934
    Off-Campus Living Costs$12,934

    The tuition & fees at Michigan State University, for academic year 2017-2018 is $15,375 for in-state students and $40,024 for out-of-students.

    The living cost including room, board, and other expenses is $12,934 when living on campus and $12,934 when living off campus.

    Cost of Attendance
  • NCAA Member

    ROTC Program

    Campus Housing

    Online Learning

    Study Abroad

    Remedial Service

    Career Counseling

    Employment Service

    Michigan State University provides various learning opportunities and services for their students.

    It includes NCAA Member, ROTC Program, Campus Housing, Online Learning, Study Abroad, Remedial Service, Career Counseling and more.

    Explore campus life and get your opportunities at Michigan State University.

    Learning Opportunities & Services

The Numbers Say it All about Michigan State University

Key Stats for Michigan State University

Costs of Attendance extremely expensive

Michigan State University$40,024
All U.S. Colleges$18,355
Public, 4 Years or High Colleges$18,374
4 Years or High Colleges$22,271
Public, 4 Years or High Colleges in Michigan$20,184

Admission Chances average in nation


Admission Ratio

  • All U.S. Colleges66.99%
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges68.96%
  • 4 Years or High Colleges66.20%
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges in Michigan73.14%

Financial Helps low financial help rate


Financial Aid Rates

  • All U.S. Colleges76.94%
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges74.61%
  • 4 Years or High Colleges82.17%
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges in Michigan76.29%

Student Population small

Michigan State University50,340
All U.S. Colleges20,523,036
Public, 4 Years or High Colleges8,898,653
4 Years or High Colleges14,093,854
Public, 4 Years or High Colleges in Michigan335,074

Graduation Rates very high completion rate


Graduation Rate

  • All U.S. Colleges47.15%
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges45.08%
  • 4 Years or High Colleges48.69%
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges in Michigan43.30%

Major Programs very diverse majors


Major Programs

  • All U.S. Colleges70
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges203
  • 4 Years or High Colleges109
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges in Michigan367

Distance Learning very diverse online courses


Online Programs

  • All U.S. Colleges8
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges21
  • 4 Years or High Colleges15
  • Public, 4 Years or High Colleges in Michigan26

Contact Information & Online Resources


Michigan State University ,
East Lansing, MI 48824-1046
517) 355-1855


Michigan State University is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission (01/01/1915 - 01/01/1922).
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