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About Michigan State University

Michigan State University is a Public, 4 years college located in East Lansing, Michigan.
It has a total enrollment of 49,695 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 16 to 1. It is a Research University (very high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The acceptance rate at Michigan State University is 76.00% last year (undergraduate school).
Michigan State University is accredited by Higher Learning Commission.
Address , East Lansing, MI 48824-1046
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School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryResearch University (very high research activity)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of Michigan State University is 76.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 28.00%.
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Acceptance Rate76.00 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)28.00 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$65
Graduate Application Fees$65

Tuition & Fees

The tuition & fees at Michigan State University, for academic year 2019-2020 is $15,555 for Michigan residents and $40,384 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, the 2020 tuition & fees are $18,858 for Michigan residents and $37,056 for out-of-students.
Michigan ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$15,555$40,384
Graduate Tuition & Fees$18,858$37,056

Student Population

At Michigan State University, total 49,695 are attending classes. Among them, 40,974 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. MSU has 38,491 students and the graduate school has 11,204 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students49,695
Undergraduate Students38,491
Graduate Students11,204
Online Enrollment40,974

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs383 Programs
Number of online programs18 Programs
Offered Degrees/Programs2 Year Certificate
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Post-Master Certificate
Doctorate (Research)
Doctorate (Professional Practice)

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On-campus day care for students

Learning opportunities

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