Michigan State University

Tuition & Fees $38,486 ($14,880)
Acceptance Rates 66 %
Student Population 50,340
Graduation Rates 78 %
Retention Rate 92 %

Michigan State University Academic Overview

Michigan State University is a public, 4 or more years institute located in East Lansing, MI. It has a total enrollment of 50,340 including undergraduate and graduate schools and student to faculty ratio is 17 to 1. It is a Research University (very high research activity) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The acceptance ratio for undergraduate school is 66 % last year.

2017 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in academic year 2016-2017, Michigan State University tuition and fees are $14,880 for Michigan residents and $38,486 for non-residents. For graduate school, its 2017 tuition and fees are $16,764 for in-state students and $32,940 for out-of-state students.

Michigan State University 2017 Tuition & Fees
[chart] Michigan State University 2016-2017 Tuition & Fees

Academic Statistics at Michigan State University

[chart] Michigan State University Academic Statistics
dAcceptance Rate for Michigan State University is 66 %.
Graduation Rate for Michigan State University is 78 %
Transfer-out Rate for Michigan State University is 13 %
Retention Rate for Michigan State University is 92 %
Student Population for Michigan State University is 50,340
Student to Faculty Rate for Michigan State University is 17 %

Offered Degrees At Michigan State University

Michigan State University offers 366 programs through online and on-site education. Next table lists number of programs by offered degree.

Offered Programs at Michigan State University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
One but less than two years certificate100
Bachelor's Degree1201
Post Bachelor's Degree120
Master's Degree1201
Post Master's Degree20
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship940
Doctor's degree - professional practice40

Student Services

Next table lists student services provided by Michigan State University to its attendants.

Student Services at Michigan State University
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for students' children
Library facilities at institutionHas own library

Special Learning Opportunities

Michigan State University offerers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. It has ROTC programs and offers the study abroad opportunity which is an arrangement by which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country. Next table shows more special learning opportunities at Michigan State University.

Special Learning Opportunities at Michigan State University
Online ClassUnderGraduate, Graduate
ROTCArmy, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing

Additional Facts

Next table summarizes additional characteristics of Michigan State University including religious affiliation, institution's hospital, and more.

Additional Characteristics at Michigan State University
Religious AffiliationNot applicable
Historical Black School
Tribal School
Has Hospital
Offer Medical Degree
Board/Meal Plan
Dormitory Capacity18,722
***All data used in our site is from IPEDS (The Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System), U.S. Department of Education. Tuition and costs are based on 2016-2017 data and other data is from 2015-2016 data.