Kettering University

Flint, MI

Kettering University

Flint, MI

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Tuition & Fees

$44,380

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
9%
600-699
60%
500-599
27%
400-499
2%
700-800
26%
600-699
56%
500-599
17%
30-36
28%
24-29
56%
18-23
14%
12-17
0
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undergraduateRatios

79%

male

21%

female

14

students

1

faculty

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Moderately Selective

72%

acceptance rate

Accepted 1,651
Declined 611
Total Received 2,262
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Private

1,799

undergraduate students

422

graduate students

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90-acre, campus in Flint (population: 96,448), 66 miles north of Detroit. Served by air, bus, and train; major airport serves Detroit. Public transportation serves campus.

  • Campus Setting: Major city
  • Metropolitan area: Detroit
  • Campus Size: hectares
  • Nearest airport: Flint-Bishop International

Kettering University
1700 University Avenue
Flint, MI
48504-6214

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
yes
Students through freshman year required to live on campus
yes
Freshman guaranteed housing
yes
Coed housing
yes
Men only housing
yes
Women only housing
yes
Disabled student housing

Top Organizations

  • Asian American Association
  • International Club
  • Firebirds
  • Gamers Club
  • Physics Club

Top Events

  • Diversity Week
  • WKUF's Open Mic Night
  • Firebirds Car Shows
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Campus Facts

  • Student-run campus newspaper
  • Student-run radio station
  • National fraternities on campus
  • National soroities on campus

Campus Security

  • 24 hour emergency telephone/alarm devices
  • 24 hour patrol by trained security personnel
  • Late-night transport/escort service
  • Electronically-operated dormitory entrances
  • Other security measures
  • security card access to all campus buildings 24/7 except the campus center main entrance which is secure 11pm-7am

% freshman classHigh School Class Rank

Top 1/10
46%
Top 1/4
76%
Top 1/2
95%

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
9%
600-699
60%
500-599
27%
400-499
2%
700-800
26%
600-699
56%
500-599
17%
30-36
28%
24-29
56%
18-23
14%
12-17
0

Admissions Facts

Considers standardized test scores in admission decisions yes
School has early action program yes
Average Freshman GPA (4.0 scale) 3.77

Moderately Selective

72%

acceptance rate

Accepted 1,651
Declined 611
Total Received 2,262

Admissions Factors

Very Important

academic GPA
rigor of secondary school record
standardized test scores

Considered

extracurricular activities
alumni/ae relation
level of applicant's interest
character/personal qualities
application essay
first generation
geographical residence
racial/ethnic status
class rank
recommendation(s)
state residency
talent/ability
volunteer work
work experience

Not Considered

interview
religious affiliation/commitment

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International Facts

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 16
Accepts International Baccalaureate yes
Offers English as a second language yes

Varsity Sports

M W

Club Sports - Men's

basketball, cycling, golf, hiking, ice hockey, lacrosse, martial arts, mountain biking, pistol, riflery, scuba diving, soccer, table tennis, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball

Club Sports - Women's

basketball, cycling, golf, hiking, ice hockey, lacrosse, martial arts, mountain biking, pistol, riflery, scuba diving, soccer, table tennis, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball

Intramural Sports Men

Badminton, Basketball, Golf, Ice hockey, Rock climbing, Skiing (downhill), Soccer, Softball, Swimming and diving, Table tennis, Ultimate frisbee, Volleyball, Water polo, Weight lifting

Intramural Sports Women

Badminton, Basketball, Golf, Ice hockey, Rock climbing, Skiing (downhill), Soccer, Softball, Swimming and diving, Table tennis, Ultimate frisbee, Volleyball, Water polo, Weight lifting

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Majors

Assc. Bach.
Applied Mathematics, General
Biochemistry
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Business Administration and Management, General
Chemical Engineering
Chemistry, General
Computer Engineering, General
Computer Science
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
Engineering Physics/Applied Physics
Industrial Engineering
Mechanical Engineering
Physics, General
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Programs Offered

  • English as a second language
  • Independent study
  • Honors college
  • Graduated courses offered to undergraduates
  • Cooporative programs
  • Internships
  • Summer session for credit
  • Study abroad

2,221

total students

87%

in-state

13%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

81%

1,799
students

Female
21%
375

Male
79%
1,424

19%

422
students

Female
25%
104

Male
75%
318

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

95%

1,720
students

Female
22%
367

Male
78%
1,353

5%

79
students

Female
11%
8

Male
89%
71

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Student Facts

Freshman retention rate 90%
Student 4 year graduation rate 8%
Student 5 year graduation rate 43%

Student Break-down

3%
Nonresident aliens
1%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
5%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
4%
Hispanic/Latino
76%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
3%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
3%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino

32

Transfer students enrolled

1%

Transfer students

Transfer Information

Fall transfer enrollment yes
Winter transfer enrollment yes
Spring transfer enrollment yes
Summer transfer enrollment yes
Accepts CLEP subject tests no
Accepts CLEP general tests no
Accepts excelsior college examinations no
Generally accepts credits from other institutions yes
Accepts DSST/DANTES no
Accepts Life Long Learning Credit no
Age limit (number of years) for completed credits/courses to be transferred no
No Age limit for completed credits/courses to be transferred yes

Transfer Application Deadlines

Not reported

Transfer difficulty

Very difficult

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Birth control
  • Career
  • Minority student
  • Personal
  • Psychological

Remedial services offered

  • Study skills

Career placement services

  • Career Library
  • Career interest testing
  • Interview workshop
  • Job Fairs
  • Job Interviews
  • Job bank
  • On-campus employer recruitment
  • Resume preparation
  • Resume referral

Percent of the campus accessible to physically disabled students

100%

Additional services

  • Health insurance
  • Health service
  • Nonremedial tutoring
  • Placement service
  • Women's Center

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Reader services
  • Tape recorders
  • Tutors
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