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About Western Michigan University

Western Michigan University is a Public, 4 years college located in Kalamazoo, Michigan.
It has a total enrollment of 19,887 including undergraduate and graduate students and student to faculty ratio is 18 to 1. It is a Research University (high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The acceptance rate at Western Michigan University is 85.00% last year (undergraduate school).
Western Michigan University is accredited by Higher Learning Commission.
Address1903 W Michigan Ave, Kalamazoo, MI 49008-5200
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School TypePublic, 4 years
Carnegie CategoryResearch University (high research activity)
Highest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice

Admission Information

The acceptance rate of Western Michigan University is 85.00% and the yield (also known as enrollment rate) is 21.00%.
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Acceptance Rate85.00 %
Yield (Enrollment Rate)21.00 %
Undergraduate Application Fees$40
Graduate Application Fees$50

Tuition & Fees

The tuition & fees at Western Michigan University, for academic year 2019-2020 is $13,017 for Michigan residents and $16,041 for out-of-students. For graduate programs, the 2020 tuition & fees are $17,283 for Michigan residents and $31,355 for out-of-students.
Michigan ResidentsOut-of-State
Undergraduate Tuition & Fees$13,017$16,041
Graduate Tuition & Fees$17,283$31,355

Student Population

At Western Michigan University, total 19,887 are attending classes. Among them, 7,025 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. WMU has 15,969 students and the graduate school has 3,918 students. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Total Students19,887
Undergraduate Students15,969
Graduate Students3,918
Online Enrollment7,025

Offered Degrees and Programs

Number of programs325 Programs
Number of online programs15 Programs
Offered Degrees/Programs1 Year Certificate
2 Year Certificate
Post-Bachelor Certificate
Post-Master Certificate
Doctorate (Research)
Doctorate (Professional Practice)

On-campus Services

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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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