Student Population at MTU
A total of 7,008 students have enrolled at Michigan Technological University - 5,777 undergraduate and 1,231 graduate.
By gender, 4,946 male and 2,062 female students are attending Michigan Technological University. By attendance status, there are 6,284 full-time students and 724 part-time students.
The number of students at Michigan Technological University is very small compared to Public, 4-Years Colleges in Michigan. Compared to similar schools in rankings such as The University of Montana and Ball State University, its population is very small (average population is 27,218).
Michigan Technological University offers online degree/certificate programs and 264 students enrolled in online programs.
Enrollment Comparison Chart
The below chart compares the student population between Michigan Technological University and similar colleges.
Enrollment by Gender/Attending Status
By gender, there are 4,946 male and 2,062 female students attending MTU. The male-to-female student ratio is 2.40 to 1 and the ratio is than national average (the national average is 0.75 to 1).
The following table and chart show the student population by gender and attending status at MTU.
Enrollment by Race/Ethnicity
By race/ethnicity, there are 5,508 White students (78.60%) and 243 Two or More Races students (3.47%) at Michigan Technological University(top 2 most races/ethnicities). The following table summarizes the population diversity by race at Michigan Technological University.
|American Indian or Alaska Native||21||17||4|
|Black or African American||62||45||17|
|Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander||2||2||0|
|Two or More Races||215||132||83|
|American Indian or Alaska Native||4||1||3|
|Black or African American||19||13||6|
|Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander||0||0||0|
|Two or More Races||28||19||9|
Enrollment by Student Age
By age, there are 6,032 students whose age under twenty five and 414 students whose age is over thirty years old at Michigan Technological University.
Especially, 149 students are younger than eighteen and 10 students are older than sixty five.
The following table and chart show the student population by student age at Michigan Technological University.
|65 and over||6||3||3|
|65 and over||4||4||0|
Online Student Population
At Michigan Technological University, 786 students (11.22% of total enrollment) take online classes to get their degrees. Among them, 264 students enrolled exclusively in online classes (i.e. no off-line attendance required) and others are taking online courses with off-line courses. The following tables describe the number of students who enrolled in one or more online courses.
By location of enrolled students, 125 students live in Michigan where Michigan Technological University is located in and 136 students have enrolled from other states.
|Enrolled Exclusively in Online Classes||264||43||221|
|Enrolled Some in Online Classes||522||469||53|
|Not Enrolled in Online Classes||6,222||5,265||957|
|Total (Enrolled Excl.)||264||43||221|
|Other State in U.S.||136||14||122|
|Outside of U.S.||3||0||3|