Central Michigan University

Mount Pleasant, Michigan

Overview

Address106 Warriner Hall
School Websitewww.cmich.edu
School TypePublic, 4-year or above

Distant

StatusPublic
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

Central Michigan University is a mid-size public, 4-year college based in Mount Pleasant, Michigan that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is doctor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 17,858 students applied to Central Michigan University. Of those students, 12,293 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Central Michigan University was $12,510, in addition to fees of $450. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Central Michigan University.

Central Michigan University has a 62% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Getting In

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The Central Michigan University acceptance rate is 69%. To put this into perspective, 12,293 of the 17,858 students who applied to Central Michigan University in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Central Michigan University is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Central Michigan University had an SAT score between the range of 1,000 and 1,200. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Central Michigan University was between 20 and 27 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Central Michigan University as part of their application.

Annual Cost to Attend

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Central Michigan University, the tuition for in-state residents is $12,510. Combined with fees of $450, room and board costs of $10,076, other expenses of $853 and the $1,000 cost of books and supplies, the total in-state one-year cost is $24,889.

Out-of-state residents can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $24,120 in tuition. This brings the total one-year cost of enrolling in Central Michigan University to $36,049 for out-of-state students.

Students at Central Michigan University are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Central Michigan University was $4,554 last year. The percentage of students awarded federal aid was 36%.

Central Michigan University Undergraduate Population

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio20:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Central Michigan University.

Central Michigan University has a good gender split, with 58% of undergraduates being female and 42% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are Michigan residents; in fact, 89% of all students reside in Michigan. However, 10% of students come from out-of-state and 1% of students are international. This means you’ll be able to interact with people from all backgrounds.

The student to faculty ratio at Central Michigan University is 20:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need from Central Michigan University to thrive in your studies.

What's more, only 26% students enroll at Central Michigan University part-time; the other 15,966 students enrolled full-time.

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