Houghton, MI
location
Public
type
Small
setting
18%
82%
student ratio
849
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
Rolling
fall application deadline
31%
acceptance rate
17 Departments and Programs
departments and programs

Departments & Programs


Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Engineering And Applied Sciences Graduate Certificate
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 371
    • Doctoral Degrees 55
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees 61
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • 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 Thesis Required for some and 30 credits
    • Doctoral Degrees Comp Exam Required, Thesis Required and 30 credits beyond master's degree
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

31% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 3,074
    • Accepted 972
    • Acceptance Rate 31
    • Enrolled 282
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic Not Reported
    • Application Fee - International Not Reported
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE, statement of purpose, personal statement, and official transcripts, 2-3 letters of recommendation
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE, statement of purpose, personal statement, and official transcripts, 2-3 letters of recommendation
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced Degreesstatement of purpose, personal statement, official transcripts
    • International DegreesTOEFL/IELTS

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assistantships, Teaching Assistantships, Career or Field-Related Internships, Federal Work-Study, Health Care Benefits, Scholarship and/or loans, Graduate Assistantships, cooperative program

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students849
    • Female Percentage18%
    • Male Percentage82%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students849
    • Part-time Percentage20%
    • Full-time Percentage80%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino1%
    • Black / African American1%
    • White / Caucasian24%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian1%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown or International Student71%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchEngineering, sustainability, energy systems, transportation, health technologies
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$13,166,760

Location & Contact

College of Engineering

Michigan Technological University

1400 Townsend Drive
Houghton, MI 49931
United States

Dr. Janet Callahan

Dean

Carol Wingerson

Administrative Aide

Phone: 906-487-2328
Fax: 906-487-2284
Email: gradadms@mtu.edu


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