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Eastern Michigan University

Ypsilanti, MI
University Website: www.emich.edu
Apply Online: www.emich.edu/admissions/apply/
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Eastern Michigan University (EMU) is a comprehensive, co-educational public university located in Ypsilanti, Michigan. Ypsilanti is 35 miles (56 km) west of Detroit and eight miles (13 km) east of Ann Arbor. The university was founded in 1849 as Michigan State Normal School. Today, the university is governed by an eight-member Board of Regents, who are appointed by the Governor of Michigan for eight-year terms. The school belongs to the Mid-American Conference and was re-accredited by the North Central Association in 2001. Since 1991 EMU athletics has gone by the name "Eagles". Then in 1994, "Swoop" was officially adopted by the university as the school's mascot. Currently, EMU comprises seven colleges and schools: Arts & Sciences, Business, Education, Health & Human Services, Technology, an Honors College, and a Graduate School. The university's site is composed of an academic and athletic campus spread across 800 acres (3.2 km2), with over 120 buildings. EMU has a total enrollment of more than 23,000 students.

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Fast Facts

  • Public, Four or more years
  • students
  • $21,821.00 avg tuition

202 Welch Hall
Ypsilanti, MI 48197
(734) 487-1849

Apply online Admissions:
www.emich.edu/admissions/
Financial Aid:
www.emich.edu/finaid/

Areas of Study:

  • Architecture And Related Services
  • Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, And Group Studies
  • Biological And Biomedical Sciences
  • Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
  • Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs
  • Communications Technologies/Technicians And Support Services
  • Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • Engineering Technologies And Engineering Related Fields
  • English Language And Literature/Letters
  • Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
  • Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics
  • Health Professions And Related Programs
  • History
  • Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services
  • Legal Professions And Studies
  • Mathematics And Statistics
  • Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies
  • Philosophy And Religious Studies
  • Physical Sciences
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration And Social Service Professions
  • Social Sciences
  • Transportation And Materials Moving
  • Visual And Performing Arts
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Eastern Michigan University

Statistics:
Applied 10,329
Admitted 6,852 66%
Enrolled total 2,012
Full Time: 1,955
Part Time 57
Standards:
Test 25th % 75th %
SAT EBRW 430 580
SAT Math 450 580
SAT Written (2006-2015) Optional 418 560
ACT Composite 18 23
ACT English 17 24
ACT Math 17 24
ACT Writing 0 0
Retention / Graduation:
Retention rate 76%
4-year graduation rate 12%
6-year graduation rate 40%
Application Deadlines:
Regular Application Deadline
Early Admission Deadline
Early Decision Deadline
Financial Aid Deadline
Student Response Deadline
Transfer Student Application Deadline
Requirements:
Open Admissions Policy No
Secondary School GPA Required
Secondary School Rank Neither required nor recommended
Secondary School Record Required
Formal Demonstration of Competencies Neither required nor recommended
Admission Test Scores Required
TOEFL Required
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Credit:
AP Credits Yes
Dual Credit Yes
Credit for Life Experiences Yes

Eastern Michigan University

Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Avg Full-Time Undergraduate Tuition $7,409.00 $7,409.00 $21,821.00
Full-Time Undergraduate Required Fees $1,275.00 $1,275.00 $1,275.00
Part-Time Undergraduate Cost Per Credit Hour $247.00 $247.00 $727.00
Avg Full Time Graduate Tuition $10,367.00 $10,367.00 $20,435.00
Full Time Graduate Required Fees $1,038.00 $1,038.00 $1,038.00
Part-Full Time Graduate Cost Per Credit Hour $432.00 $432.00 $851.00
Expenses On-Campus Off-Campus
(without family)
Off-Campus
(with family)
Room and Board $7,727.00 $6,880.00 $3,258.00
Other Expenses $2,158.00 $2,498.00 $3,258.00
Additional Fees
Undergraduate Application Fee $30.00
Graduate Application Fee $35.00
Books and Supplies $900.00
Financial Aid
Percent receiving aid 93%
Percent receiving grant aid 89%
Avg amount of grant aid $6,390.00
Percent receiving student loan aid 73%
Avg amount of student loan aid $6,616.00

Eastern Michigan University

Programs and majors Associate's Bachelor's Master's Doctorate
ARCHITECTURE AND RELATED SERVICES
City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning X X
AREA, ETHNIC, CULTURAL, GENDER, AND GROUP STUDIES
African-American/Black Studies X
Area Studies, Other X
Women's Studies X X
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
Biochemistry X
Bioinformatics X
Biology/Biological Sciences, General X X
Exercise Physiology X
Molecular Biology X
Toxicology X
BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
Accounting X X
Accounting and Related Services, Other X
Actuarial Science X
Auditing X
Business Administration and Management, General X X
Business/Commerce, General X
Business/Managerial Economics X
Construction Management X
E-Commerce/Electronic Commerce X
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies X X
Fashion Merchandising X X
Finance, General X X
General Merchandising, Sales, and Related Marketing Operations, Other X
Hospitality Administration/Management, General X X
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General X
International Business/Trade/Commerce X X
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management X X
Management Information Systems, General X X
Marketing/Marketing Management, General X X
Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management X
Office Management and Supervision X
COMMUNICATION, JOURNALISM, AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Journalism X
Public Relations/Image Management X
Speech Communication and Rhetoric X X
COMMUNICATIONS TECHNOLOGIES/TECHNICIANS AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects X
Communications Technology/Technician X
COMPUTER AND INFORMATION SCIENCES AND SUPPORT SERVICES
Computer and Information Sciences, General X
Computer Science X X
Information Science/Studies X
EDUCATION
Art Teacher Education X X
Biology Teacher Education X
Business Teacher Education X
Chemistry Teacher Education X
College Student Counseling and Personnel Services X
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services X
Early Childhood Education and Teaching X
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Autism X
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Emotional Disturbances X X
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Hearing Impairments Including Deafness X
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Mental Retardation X X
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Orthopedic and Other Physical Health Impairments X
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Specific Learning Disabilities X
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Speech or Language Impairments X X
Educational, Instructional, and Curriculum Supervision X
Educational/Instructional Technology X
Elementary Education and Teaching X X
English/Language Arts Teacher Education X X
French Language Teacher Education X
Geography Teacher Education X
German Language Teacher Education X
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration X
History Teacher Education X
Mathematics Teacher Education X X
Multicultural Education X
Music Teacher Education X X
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching X
Physics Teacher Education X
Reading Teacher Education X X
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education X
Secondary Education and Teaching X
Secondary School Administration/Principalship X
Social and Philosophical Foundations of Education X
Social Science Teacher Education X
Social Studies Teacher Education X
Spanish Language Teacher Education X
Special Education and Teaching, General X
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other X
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor X
Technology Teacher Education/Industrial Arts Teacher Education X
ENGINEERING
Engineering Physics/Applied Physics X
ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGIES AND ENGINEERING-RELATED FIELDS
CAD/CADD Drafting and/or Design Technology/Technician X X
Computer Engineering Technology/Technician X
Construction Engineering Technology/Technician X
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician X
Engineering/Industrial Management X X
Industrial Technology/Technician X
Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician X
Plastics and Polymer Engineering Technology/Technician X X
Quality Control Technology/Technician X
ENGLISH LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE/LETTERS
American Literature (United States) X
Creative Writing X X
English Language and Literature, General X X
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing X
Rhetoric and Composition X
Writing, General X X
FAMILY AND CONSUMER SCIENCES/HUMAN SCIENCES
Adult Development and Aging X
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General X
FOREIGN LANGUAGES, LITERATURES, AND LINGUISTICS
French Language and Literature X
German Language and Literature X X
Japanese Language and Literature X
Linguistics X X
Spanish Language and Literature X X
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
Athletic Training/Trainer X
Clinical and Industrial Drug Development X
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist X
Dietetics/Dietitian X X
Health/Health Care Administration/Management X X
Music Therapy/Therapist X
Occupational Therapy/Therapist X X
Orthotist/Prosthetist X
Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies X
Public Health Education and Promotion X
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse X X
Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist X
Therapeutic Recreation/Recreational Therapy X
HISTORY
History, General X X
History, Other X
HOMELAND SECURITY, LAW ENFORCEMENT, FIREFIGHTING AND RELATED PROTECTIVE SERVICES
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services, Other X
LEGAL PROFESSIONS AND STUDIES
Legal Assistant/Paralegal X
MATHEMATICS AND STATISTICS
Mathematics, General X X
Statistics, General X
MULTI/INTERDISCIPLINARY STUDIES
Biological and Physical Sciences X X
Cultural Resource Management and Policy Analysis X
Gerontology X
Historic Preservation and Conservation X
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other X X
Science, Technology and Society X X
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, AND FITNESS STUDIES
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General X
Kinesiology and Exercise Science X
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management X
PHILOSOPHY AND RELIGIOUS STUDIES
Philosophy X
PHYSICAL SCIENCES
Chemistry, General X X
Geology/Earth Science, General X
Physics, General X X
PSYCHOLOGY
Clinical Psychology X
Counseling Psychology X
Educational Psychology X
Psychology, General X X
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS
Public Administration X X
Social Work X X
SOCIAL SCIENCES
Anthropology X
Applied Economics X
Criminology X X
Economics, General X X
Economics, Other X
Geography X X
International Economics X
International Relations and Affairs X
Political Science and Government, General X
Social Sciences, General X X
Sociology X X
TRANSPORTATION AND MATERIALS MOVING
Airline/Commercial/Professional Pilot and Flight Crew X
Aviation/Airway Management and Operations X
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
Art History, Criticism and Conservation X
Art/Art Studies, General X
Dance, General X
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General X X
Film/Cinema/Video Studies X
Fine and Studio Arts Management X
Fine/Studio Arts, General X
Interior Design X X
Music Performance, General X X
Music, General X
Theatre/Theatre Arts Management X

Eastern Michigan University Scholarships

Name Amount Deadline
Gregory W. Stevens Memorial Scholarship $2,000 February 15, 2017
FIRST Scholarship - Eastern Michigan University $1,000 May 15, 2017
Carl D., Peggy J. and Kathleen Pursell Scholarship $300 February 15, 2017

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