Tech Ranks High as a Safe Campus in Michigan
Niche.com, a college search and ranking website, rates Michigan Tech second safest campus among colleges and universities in Michigan. It was the only public university in Michigan to make the top 10 safest campuses.
The 2017 Safest College Campuses ranking is based on key statistics and student reviews using data from the U.S. Department of Education. Top-ranked colleges offer a safe and healthy environment with little or no campus crime, drugs, or alcohol usage.
The factors considered included the campus crime rate, the safety of the surrounding community, student surveys, residence hall date violence, residence hall rape rate, alcohol-related arrests and drug-related arrests. See here.