Houghton, MI
location
Public
type
Small
setting
27%
73%
student ratio
1,380
total students
Tuition Cost Not Reported
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
Rolling
fall application deadline
30%
acceptance rate
1 Department and Program
departments and programs

Departments & Programs


Degrees & Awards

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Graduate Certificate
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Business Administration (MBA)
      Master of Forestry (MF)
      Master of Geographic Information Science (MGIS)
      Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 479
    • Doctoral Degrees 81
    • 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 Comp Exam Required for some and Thesis Required for some
    • Doctoral Degrees Foreign Language Varies, Comp Exam Required and Thesis Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Foreign Language Varies

Admissions

30% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 5,097
    • Accepted 1,538
    • Acceptance Rate 30
    • Enrolled 428
  • 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 or GMAT, 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 DegreesGRE (for some programs), statement of purpose, personal statement, and official transcripts, letters of recommendation (for some programs)
    • 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, Traineeships, Graduate Assistantships, cooperative program

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students1380
    • Female Percentage27%
    • Male Percentage73%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students1380
    • Part-time Percentage23%
    • Full-time Percentage77%
  • Race/Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino1%
    • Black / African American1%
    • White / Caucasian32%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian1%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown or International Student63%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakdown
    • Total Faculty624
    • Full-time Percentage75%
    • Part-time Percentage25%
    • Female Percentage24%
    • Male Percentage76%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchDesign and dynamic systems, energy and thermofluids, solid mechanics, manufacturing and industrial, communications
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$36,487,945

Location & Contact

Graduate School

Michigan Technological University

1400 Townsend Drive
Houghton, MI 49931
United States

Dr. Pushpalatha Murthy

Dean of the Graduate School/Associate Provost for Graduate Education

Phone: 906-487-2326
Fax: 906-487-2284
Email: ppmurthy@mtu.edu

Carol Wingerson

Administrative Aide

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


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