849
Students
Small town
Small Town
Setting
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Overview

Michigan Technological University / College of Engineering is located in Houghton, MI, in a small setting.

Departments & Programs

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Master of Science (MS)
(Graduate Certificate)

Degrees Awarded

Master's Degrees 371
Doctoral Degrees 55
Other Advanced Degrees 61

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? Yes
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Thesis Required for some
30 credits
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required
30 credits beyond master's degree

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

3,074
Applied
972
Accepted
282
Enrolled
32%

Applying

Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Entrance Requirements

Master's Degree Exam GRE
Master's Degree Requirements Statement of purpose, personal statement, official transcripts, 2-3 letters of recommendation
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE
Doctoral Degree Requirements Statement of purpose, personal statement, official transcripts, 2-3 letters of recommendation
Additional Entrance Requirements Statement of purpose, personal statement, official transcripts

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit FAFSA
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

849
Total Graduate Students
20%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
79%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 0.94%
Black or African American 0.94%
White or Caucasian 24%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 0.71%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races 0.82%
Unknown 2%

Gender

Male (81%)
Female (18%)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Engineering, sustainability, energy systems, transportation, health technologies
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
13,166,760

Location & Contact

Address 1400 Townsend Drive
Houghton, MI  49931
United States
Contact Dr. Janet Callahan
Dean
Phone: 906-487-1885