Enrollment Profile

Enrollment Profile

Bright. Motivated. Adventurous. At Michigan Technological University, you'll find like-minded students from around the globe who are pursuing a world-class education.

Entering Class Profile
Average high school GPA 3.70/4.00
Percent in upper 20 percent of high school graduating class 54.0%
ACT Scores
  Average Michigan Tech First-Year Student National Average for College-Bound High School Seniors
English 25.5 20.3
Mathematics 27.3 20.9
Composite 27.0 21.0
*Michigan Tech also accepts SAT scores.

Enrollment Profile, Fall 2012

New First-Year Student Applications, Summer and Fall 2012

Number Processed4,520
Number of Applicants Accepted3,462
Number of Applicants Enrolled1,153

New First-Year Student Enrollment by Gender and Ethnicity

Male873
Female280
 
White1,025
American Indian/Alaskan2
African American16
Hispanic/Hispanic American25
Asian/Asian American/Pacific Islander8
Multiracial24
International25
Unspecified28

New First-Year Student High School Rank, Fall 2012

First Tenth29.3%
Second Tenth22.8%
Third Tenth18.3%
Fourth Tenth11.5%
Fifth Tenth7.7%
Bottom Half10.4%

New First-Year Student Enrollment by Initial Curriculum Choice

Baccalaureate Degree Programs
Accounting5
Anthropology3
Applied Ecology and Environmental Science7
Applied Geophysics0
Applied Physics5
Audio Production and Technology7
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology-Biology Concepts7
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology-Chemistry Concepts6
Bioinformatics3
Biological Sciences49
Biomedical Engineering70
Chemical Engineering106
Cheminformatics1
Chemistry16
Civil Engineering55
Clinical Laboratory Science5
Communication, Culture, and Media1
Computer Engineering58
Computer Network and System Administration11
Computer Science60
Computer Systems Science1
Construction Management1
Economics1
Electrical Engineering Technology2
Electrical Engineering61
Engineering6
Engineering Management0
English4
Environmental Engineering33
Exercise Science10
Finance6
Forestry16
General Engineering126
General Sciences and Arts22
Geological Engineering13
Geology3
Liberal Arts1
Liberal Arts with History Option1
Management11
Management Information Systems1
Marketing8
Materials Science and Engineering11
Mathematics16
Mechanical Engineering252
Mechanical Engineering Technology7
Operations and Systems Management0
Pharmaceutical Chemistry2
Physics (BA) 
Physics (BS)11
Psychology8
Scientific and Technical Communnication (BA)1
Scientific and Technical Communnication (BS)2
Social Sciences1
Software Engineering19
Sound Design6
Sports and Fitness Management3
Surveying Engineering1
Theatre and Electronic Media Performance1
Theatre and Entertainment Technology4
Wildlife Ecology and Management6
Associate Degree Programs
Humanities0

New Transfer Applications, Summer and Fall 2012

Number Processed740
Number of Applicants Accepted400
Number of Applicants Enrolled257

New Transfer Enrollment by Gender and Ethnicity, Fall 2012

Male188
Female69
 
White196
American Indian/Alaskan0
African American7
Hispanic/Hispanic American7
Asian/Asian American/Pacific Islander1
Multiracial3
International29
Unspecified14

New Transfer Enrollment by Previous College Attended, Fall 2012

Michigan Community College144
Michigan Public University25
Michigan Private College9
Other US College/University52
Non-US College/University27

New Transfer Enrollment by Initial Curriculum Choice

Baccalaureate Degree Programs
Accounting2
Anthropology0
Applied Ecology and Environmental Science1
Applied Geophysics0
Applied Physics1
Audio Production and Technology0
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology-Biology Concepts3
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology-Chemistry Concepts1
Bioinformatics1
Biological Sciences12
Biomedical Engineering8
Chemical Engineering24
Cheminformatics0
Chemistry2
Civil Engineering16
Clinical Laboratory Science2
Communication, Culture, and Media2
Computer Engineering8
Computer Network and System Administration2
Computer Science13
Computer Systems Science1
Construction Management1
Economics1
Electrical Engineering Technology4
Electrical Engineering21
Engineering0
Engineering Management0
English3
Environmental Engineering7
Exercise Science3
Finance3
Forestry7
General Engineering5
General Sciences and Arts6
Geological Engineering1
Geology3
Liberal Arts0
Liberal Arts with History Option1
Management4
Management Information Systems1
Marketing2
Materials Science and Engineering4
Mathematics3
Mechanical Engineering49
Mechanical Engineering Technology2
Operations and Systems Management0
Pharmaceutical Chemistry2
Physics (BA)0
Physics (BS)2
Psychology4
Scientific and Technical Communication (BA)2
Scientific and Technical Communication (BS)2
Social Sciences3
Software Engineering3
Sound Design1
Sports and Fitness Management1
Surveying Engineering3
Theatre and Electronic Media Performance0
Theatre and Entertainment Technology0
Wildlife Ecology and Management4
Associate Degree Programs
None

New Student Enrollment by Geographic Distribution (First-Year and Transfer)

StateCount
Alaska3
California5
Colorado3
Florida3
Georgia1
Hawaii1
Illinois54
Indiana6
Maine1
Maryland1
Massachusetts2
Michigan1,027
    Lower Penninsula795
    Upper Penninsula232
Minnesota73
Missouri3
New Hampshire1
New Jersey1
New Mexico1
New York1
North Carolina2
North Dakota1
Ohio4
Pennsylvania3
Texas3
Vermont1
Virgin Islands1
Virginia1
Washington4
Wisconsin147
Wyoming2
  
CountryCount
Austria1
Brazil1
Canada5
India2
Kazakhstan1
Krygyzstan2
Mexico2
People's Republic of China34
Republic of China (Taiwan)1
South Korea1
Thailand2
Vietnam1
Zimbabwe1

Enrollment, Fall 2012

Undergraduate

First-Time Freshmen1,153
New Transfer Students257

Graduate

Master's698
PhD554
Nondegree Seeking70
   
College of Engineering4,15559.8%
College of Sciences and Arts1,69524.4%
School of Business and Economics3775.4%
School of Forest Resources and Environmental Science2663.8%
School of Technology2944.2%
No College Designated1602.3%
  Note: Includes Online Learning 

Degrees Granted, Fiscal Year 2011-2012

By Degree Level

Associates0
Bachelor's1,222
Master's289
PhD63
Total1,574

By College or School

College of Engineering876
College of Sciences and Arts359
School of Business and Economics151
School of Forest Resources and Environmental Science71
School of Technology117
Total1,574
Note: Excludes Certificates