Houghton, Michigan

Michigan Technological University | Michigan Tech

Public school in Michigan with 1,200 first-year undergraduate students

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Cost & scholarships

Your estimated net cost
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In-state
$29,969
Out-of-state
$48,049

Average net cost after aid

Income
Average net cost
$0–30,000
$8,263

$30,001–48,000
$9,869

$48,001–75,000
$12,348

$75,001–110,000
$17,076

Over $110,000
$22,791

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Admissions

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Admissions stats

Applicants & acceptance rate

Overall acceptance rate
74%
Women
71%

Men
74%

Total number of applicants
5,838
Women: 33%
Men: 67%

Accepted students who attend

Yield rate - overall
29%

Application requirements

Accepts Common App
Yes

Considers class rank
No

Recommendation letters
Recommended

TOEFL Policy (International Applicants)
Required

SAT/ACT Testing policy
Required

Which tests students typically submit

SAT: 78%
ACT: 43%
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Students

Enrolled student statistics

Enrolled students

First-year students (full-time)
1,245
Admission policy
Co-ed
Enrolled women:
27%
Enrolled men:
73%
6-year graduation rate
68%
20%
40%
60%
80%
100%
4 years
6 years
Retention rate
84%

Student diversity

Very low diversity
International students
3%
Race & ethnicity diversity among domestic students
Asian and Pacific Islander: 2%
Black: 1%
Hispanic: 2%
Native American: 0%
Other: 5%
White: 90%

Academics

Student faculty ratio
13:1
Calendar system
Semester

Special academic offering

Study abroad

Credit for AP exams

Offers graduate degree

Academic and career counseling

Majors and Careers

Special focus
None

Has medical school
No

Housing

Commuter College
No

On campus housing
Yes

Sports

D1 Football
No

Football conference
Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference

D1 Basketball
No

Basketball conference
Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference

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Location

1400 Townsend Drive
Houghton, MI 49931
Campus Setting
Rural

Region
Great Lakes

Campus culture

Religious Affilliation
None

HBCU
No

Contact information

(906) 487-1885
1400 Townsend Drive
Houghton, MI 49931