The College of Engineering at Michigan Technological University

Engineering School Admissions

Application

Director of admissions Carol Wingerson
Application deadline (U.S. residents) rolling
Application fee (U.S. residents) $0
Application deadline (international students) N/A
Application fee (international students) $0

The College of Engineering at Michigan Technological University

Admissions Statistics

Total applicants (master’s and Ph.D.) 2,021
Total acceptances (master’s and Ph.D.) 904
Overall acceptance rate 44.7% – Medium

Master’s Program Entering Class GPA and GRE Scores

Average undergraduate GPA 3.30
Average GRE 447 verbal
732 quantitative
3.20 analytical writing

Doctoral Program Entering Class GPA and GRE Scores

Average undergraduate GPA 3.50
Average GRE 455 verbal
743 quantitative
3.30 analytical writing
TOEFL required for international students Yes
Minimum TOEFL score required 550 paper test
79 internet-based test

Department Contacts

Aerospace engineering N/A
Biological/Agricultural engineering N/A
Architecture N/A
Biomedical engineering http:/​/​www.​biomed.​mtu.​edu/​grad/​
(906) 487-2772
[email protected]
Chemical engineering http:/​/​www.​chem.​mtu.​edu/​chem_eng/​graduate/​
(906) 487-3132
[email protected]
Civil engineering http:/​/​www.​cee.​mtu.​edu/​grad/​
(906) 487-2520
[email protected]
Computer engineering http:/​/​www.​mtu.​edu/​ece/​graduate/​computer/​
(906) 487-2550
[email protected]
Computer science http:/​/​www.​mtu.​edu/​cs/​graduate/​computer-science/​
(906) 487-2209
[email protected]
Electrical engineering http:/​/​www.​mtu.​edu/​ece/​graduate/​electrical/​
(906) 487-2550
[email protected]
Engineering management http:/​/​www.​mtu.​edu/​business/​
(906) 487-2668
[email protected]
Engineering science and engineering physics http:/​/​www.​phy.​mtu.​edu/​engphysics.​html
(906) 487-2086
[email protected]
Environmental engineering http:/​/​www.​cee.​mtu.​edu/​grad/​
(906) 487-2520
[email protected]
Industrial engineering http:/​/​www.​me.​mtu.​edu/​grad/​
(906) 487-2551
[email protected]
Materials engineering http:/​/​www.​mse.​mtu.​edu/​grad.​html
(906) 487-2630
[email protected]
Mechanical engineering http:/​/​www.​me.​mtu.​edu/​grad/​
(906) 487-2551
[email protected]
Mining http:/​/​www.​mg.​mtu.​edu/​mining/​graduate.​html
(906) 487-3554
[email protected]
Nuclear engineering N/A
Petroleum engineering N/A
Other engineering programs http:/​/​www.​mtu.​edu/​engineering/​graduate/​programs/​
(906) 487-2005
[email protected]

Engineering School Academics

Enrollment

Total graduate engineering enrollment 803
Master’s (full-time) 370
Master’s (part-time) 111
Ph.D. (full-time) 273
Ph.D. (part-time) 49

Graduates (2011)

Total graduates 220
Total master’s graduates 185
International master’s graduates 57.3%
Minority master’s graduates 2.2%
Female master’s graduates 11.4%
Total Ph.D. graduates 35
International Ph.D. graduates 62.9%
Minority Ph.D. graduates 0.0%
Female Ph.D. graduates 25.7%

Programs

99.8 percent of students reported specialty information. Totals may exceed 100% due to students with multiple specialities.

Program Faculty Student Specialization
Biomedical 11 1.2%
Chemical 19 7.1%
Civil 18 6%
Computer engineering 9 1.9%
Computer science 16 5.9%
Electrical 25 20.6%
Engineering management 0 N/A
Engineering science and engineering physics 0 N/A
Environmental 14 6%
Industrial / Manufacturing 0 N/A
Materials 23 4.1%
Mechanical 45 37.6%
Mining 1 .4%
Other 30 9.2%

Faculty (2011-2012)

Full-time faculty 148
Part-time faculty 4
Full-time faculty elected to the National Academy of Engineering 0

Research (2010-2011)

Engineering school research expenditures (2010-2011 fiscal year) $27,856,250
Full-time faculty engaged in engineering-related research during 2010-2011 academic year 108

Engineering School Ranking

#88 Best Engineering Schools

(7) Ranking by Specialties

#91 in Chemical
#54 in Civil
#91 in Computer Engineering
#102 in Electrical / Electronic / Communications
#31 in Environmental / Environmental Health
#51 in Materials
#44 in Mechanical

Engineering Ranking Scores

Score 26
Peer assessment score (out of 5) 2.5
Recruiter assessment score (out of 5) 3.1
Overall acceptance rate 44.7% – Medium
Average GRE quantitative score (master’s and Ph.D. students) 734
Ph.D. student/faculty ratio 1.8:1 – Medium
Ph.D.s granted 35
Engineering school research expenditures (2010-2011 fiscal year) $27,856,250
Research expenditures per faculty member $190,796
Faculty membership in National Academy of Engineering 0.0%
Total graduate engineering enrollment 803

Engineering School Student Body

Student Body (Overall)

Total graduate engineering enrollment 803

Student Body (Full-time)

Enrollment (full-time) 643
Minority students 3.7%
International students 64.9%

Student Body (Part-time)

Enrollment (part-time) 160
Minority students 9.4%
International students 28.1%

Engineering School Cost

Financial Aid Contact Information

Financial aid director Contact Department
Financial aid phone (906) 487-2622

Expenses

Tuition
Full-time: $12,636 per year (in-state)
Full-time: $12,636 per year (out-of-state)
Part-time: $702 per credit (in-state)
Part-time: $702 per credit (out-of-state)
Required fees $227 per year
Room and board $9,235
Books and supplies $850
Miscellaneous expenses $2,556

Financial Aid Availability

Fellowships 40
Teaching assistants 80
Research assistants 196
Other appointments 2

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