School Overview

Michigan Technological University is a Public, 4 years college located in Houghton, Michigan. MTU ranked 148th in National Universities and 15th in Michigan Colleges.
It has a total enrollment of 6,873 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1. It is a Research University (high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. MTU's acceptance rate is 85.75% last year (undergraduate school).
Michigan Technological University is accredited by Higher Learning Commission.
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Address1400 Townsend Drive, Houghton, MI 49931-1295
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School Category
School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryResearch University (high research activity)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of Michigan Technological University is 85.75% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 21.45%.
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Acceptance Rate85.75 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)21.45 %

Tuition & Fees

MTU's 2022 tuition & fees is $16,966 for Michigan residents and $38,112 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, its 2022 tuition & fees is $21,996 for Michigan residents and $22,981 for out-of-students.
Michigan ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$16,966$38,112
Graduate Tuition & Fees$21,996$22,981
*Data Source: 2021-2022 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)

Student Population

A total of 6,873 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 267 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. MTU has 5,640 undergraduate students and the graduate school has 1,233 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students6,873
Undergraduate Students5,640
Graduate Students1,233
Online Enrollment267

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs174 Programs
Number of online programs17 Programs
Offered Degrees/Programs1 Year Certificate
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Doctorate (Research)

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Learning opportunities

Distance Learning (online classes)
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Weekend/Evening College
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