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graduate tuition & fees
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Student Population
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Number of Programs
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SAT Scores
Graduation Rate

About Wayne State University

Wayne State University is a Public, 4 years college located in Detroit, Michigan.
It has a total enrollment of 26,241 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 15 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 Wayne State University is 69.00% last year (undergraduate school).
Wayne State University is accredited by Higher Learning Commission.
Address656 West Kirby Street, Detroit, MI 48202
Net Price
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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 Wayne State University is 69.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 26.00%.
Open Admission Policy
Acceptance Rate69.00 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)26.00 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$25
Graduate Application Fees$50

Tuition & Fees

The tuition & fees at Wayne State University, for academic year 2019-2020 is $14,629 for Michigan residents and $31,499 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, the 2020 tuition & fees are $18,226 for Michigan residents and $37,215 for out-of-students.
Michigan ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$14,629$31,499
Graduate Tuition & Fees$18,226$37,215

Student Population

At Wayne State University, total 26,241 are attending classes. Among them, 18,883 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. WSU has 17,503 students and the graduate school has 8,738 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students26,241
Undergraduate Students17,503
Graduate Students8,738
Online Enrollment18,883

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs374 Programs
Number of online programs32 Programs
Offered Degrees/Programs2-4 Year Certificate
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
Teacher Certification

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