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Central Michigan University
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  • Graduate School
  • MOUNT PLEASANT, MI

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Central Michigan University is a public graduate school in Mount Pleasant, Michigan. It has a large graduate student body with an enrollment of 5,235 graduate students. Of the 66 graduate programs offered at Central Michigan University, 21 are offered online or through graduate distance education programs. 67% of its graduate students are part-time graduate students.

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Graduate Students

Total Graduate Students
5,235
Part-Time Grad Students
3,533
Research Assistants
185
Teaching Assistants
269
Racial Diversity
  • White
    61.5%
  • African American
    17.6%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    6.5%
  • Hispanic
    4.4%
  • Unknown
    4.4%
  • Asian
    2.5%
  • Multiracial
    2.3%
  • Native American
    0.8%
  • Pacific Islander
    0.1%

Student Life

Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the students at this school?
Based on 22 responses
  • Driven
    27%
  • Down-to-earth
    14%
  • Friendly
    41%
  • Intellectual
    14%
  • Just trying to get through
    5%
Poll
What word or phrase best describes your program?
Based on 22 responses
  • Competitive and intense
    18%
  • Prepared me for the real world
    18%
  • Supportive/helped me grow
    64%

Scholarship

Professors

Poll
91%
of students agree that professors care about their students' success. 22 responses
Poll
91%
of students agree that professors are engaging and easy to understand. 22 responses
Poll
53%
of students agree that professors helped connect them to future opportunities. 19 responses

Return On Investment

Poll
How much did you spend on your degree in total?
Based on 22 responses
  • Less than $25,000
    41%
  • $25,000 - $50,000
    41%
  • $50,000 - $75,000
    9%
  • More than $100,000
    9%
Poll
How much did you make post-graduation?
Based on 22 responses
  • Less than $50,000
    27%
  • $50,000 - $75,000
    9%
  • $75,000 - $100,000
    5%
  • Did not graduate yet
    59%
59%
of students feel the degree they are getting at this school is worth the time and money. 22 responses

Living in the Area

grade B+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade B
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade C+
  3. Nightlife
    grade A minus
Median Household Income
$41,512
National
$75,149
Median Rent
$846
National
$1,268
Median Home Value
$162,000
National
$281,900

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