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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. The most popular graduate school programs at Central Michigan University are Business, Organizational Leadership, and Human Resources. 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
Which word or phrase best describes the students at your graduate school?
Based on 12 responses
  • Driven
    25%
  • Down-to-earth
    8%
  • Friendly
    50%
  • Intellectual
    17%
Poll
What phrase best describes your program?
Based on 12 responses
  • Competitive and intense
    33%
  • Prepared me for the real world
    8%
  • Supportive/helped me grow
    58%

Scholarship

Professors

Poll
92%
of students agree that professors care about their students' success. 12 responses
Poll
92%
of students agree that professors are engaging and easy to understand. 12 responses
Poll
50%
of students agree that professors helped connect them to future opportunities. 12 responses

Return On Investment

Poll
How much did you spend on your graduate degree in total?
Based on 12 responses
  • Less than $25,000
    33%
  • $25,000 - $50,000
    33%
  • $50,000 - $75,000
    17%
  • More than $100,000
    17%
Poll
How much do you make post-graduation?
Based on 12 responses
  • Less than $50,000
    25%
  • $50,000 - $75,000
    8%
  • Did not graduate yet
    67%
50%
of students feel the degree they are getting at this school is worth the time and money. 12 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
Median Household Income
$39,485
National
$64,994
Median Rent
$759
National
$1,096
Median Home Value
$140,900
National
$229,800

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