Northern Michigan University

Marquette, MI

Northern Michigan University

Marquette, MI

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Tuition & Fees

$11,255

$16,751

not including room and board

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Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
2%
600-699
27%
500-599
42%
400-499
24%
300-399
2%
700-800
2%
600-699
17%
500-599
49%
400-499
27%
300-399
3%
30-36
10%
24-29
37%
18-23
42%
12-17
9%
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undergraduateRatios

44%

male

56%

female

20

students

1

faculty

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Moderately Selective

65%

acceptance rate

Accepted 5,035
Declined 2,642
Total Received 7,677
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Public

7,136

undergraduate students

596

graduate students

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360-acre campus in Marquette (population: 20,629), 290 miles from Milwaukee, 380 miles from Chicago, and 400 miles from Minneapolis. Served by air. Public transportation serves campus.

  • Campus Setting: Small town
  • Campus Size: hectares
  • Nearest airport: Sawyer International

Northern Michigan University
1401 Presque Isle Avenue
Marquette, MI
49855

Campus Life

yes
Housing available
46%
Percent of undergraduates that live in campus-owned housing
yes
Students through sophomore 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

  • EcoReps
  • Student Nurses Association
  • National Student Speech, Language, Hearing Association
  • His House
  • Northern Michigan Constructors

Top Events

  • Fall Fest
  • Make a Difference Day
  • The Drag Show

Fun Facts

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Campus Facts

  • Student-run campus newspaper
  • Drama/Theater group
  • Student-run radio station
  • Marching band
  • Choral groups
  • National fraternities on campus
  • National soroities on campus

Campus Security

  • 24 hour emergency telephone/alarm devices
  • 24 hour patrol by trained security personnel
  • Student patrols
  • Late-night transport/escort service
  • Electronically-operated dormitory entrances
  • Other security measures
  • Lighted pathways/sidewalks

Test Scores

Percent of freshmen in each score range

700-800
2%
600-699
27%
500-599
42%
400-499
24%
300-399
2%
700-800
2%
600-699
17%
500-599
49%
400-499
27%
300-399
3%
30-36
10%
24-29
37%
18-23
42%
12-17
9%

Admissions Facts

Considers standardized test scores in admission decisions yes
Application fee $35
Average Freshman GPA (4.0 scale) 3.3

Moderately Selective

65%

acceptance rate

Accepted 5,035
Declined 2,642
Total Received 7,677

Admissions Factors

Very Important

academic GPA
standardized test scores

Not Considered

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

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International Facts

Number of foreign countries represented by degree-seeking undergraduate non-resident aliens 35
Accepts International Baccalaureate yes
Offers English as a second language yes
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Financial Facts

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Installment payment plan yes
Deferred payment plan yes
Tuition waiver for employees (and children) yes

Varsity Sports

M W
Baseball
Basketball
Cheerleading
Crew
Cross-country running
Football
Golf
Ice hockey
Lacrosse
Racquetball
Rowing
Rugby
Sailing
Skiing (cross-country)
Skiing (downhill)
Soccer
Softball
Swimming and diving
Track and field
Ultimate frisbee
Volleyball
Weight lifting

Club Sports - Men's

Alpine skiing, baseball, crew, cycling, ice hockey, lacrosse, rugby, sailing, soccer, track and field, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball

Club Sports - Women's

Alpine skiing, crew, cycling, dance, figure skating, ice hockey, rugby, sailing, soccer, track and field, ultimate Frisbee, volleyball

Intramural Sports Men

Basketball, Bowling, Football, Ice hockey, Racquetball, Soccer, Softball, Table tennis, Ultimate frisbee, Volleyball

Intramural Sports Women

Basketball, Bowling, Ice hockey, Soccer, Softball, Table tennis, Volleyball

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Athletic Conference

NCAA Division II

Majors

Assc. Bach.
Accounting
Accounting and Finance
Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions, Other
American Indian/Native American Studies
Anthropology
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
Art Teacher Education
Art/Art Studies, General
Athletic Training/Trainer
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
Behavioral Sciences
Biochemistry
Biology Teacher Education
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Building/Property Maintenance
Business Administration and Management, General
Business/Commerce, General
CAD/CADD Drafting and/or Design Technology/Technician
Ceramic Arts and Ceramics
Chemistry Teacher Education
Chemistry, General
Cinematography and Film/Video Production
Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician
Computer Engineering Technology/Technician
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
Computer and Information Sciences, General
Construction Engineering Technology/Technician
Creative Writing
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
Cyber/Electronic Operations and Warfare
Cytogenetics/Genetics/Clinical Genetics Technology/Technologist
Developmental and Child Psychology
Digital Communication and Media/Multimedia
Drafting and Design Technology/Technician, General
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts, General
Drawing
Ecology
Economics, General
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Emotional Disturbances
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Mental Retardation
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Specific Learning Disabilities
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician
Elementary Education and Teaching
Engineering, Other
English Language and Literature, General
English/Language Arts Teacher Education
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
Environmental Science
Experimental Psychology
Film/Video and Photographic Arts, Other
Finance, General
Financial Planning and Services
Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other
French Language Teacher Education
French Language and Literature
General Studies
Geographic Information Science and Cartography
Geography
Geology/Earth Science, General
German Studies
Graphic Design
Health Teacher Education
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General
Health/Medical Preparatory Programs, Other
Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Engineering Technology/Technician
History Teacher Education
History, General
Hospitality Administration/Management, General
Human Development, Family Studies, and Related Services, Other
Illustration
Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance Technology
Industrial Technology/Technician
Insurance
International Relations and Affairs
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
Legal Assistant/Paralegal
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Management Information Systems, General
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
Mathematics Teacher Education
Mathematics, General
Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician
Metal and Jewelry Arts
Microbiology, General
Music Teacher Education
Music, General
Natural Products Chemistry and Pharmacognosy
Natural Resources/Conservation, General
Neuroscience
Organizational Leadership
Painting
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies
Philosophy
Photography
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
Physics Teacher Education
Physics, General
Physiology, General
Political Science and Government, General
Pre-Dentistry Studies
Pre-Law Studies
Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies
Pre-Pharmacy Studies
Pre-Veterinary Studies
Printmaking
Psychology, General
Public Administration
Public Relations/Image Management
Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiographer
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
Sculpture
Secondary Education and Teaching
Security and Loss Prevention Services
Small Business Administration/Management
Social Science Teacher Education
Social Studies Teacher Education
Social Work
Sociology
Spanish Language Teacher Education
Spanish Language and Literature
Special Education and Teaching, General
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
Surgical Technology/Technologist
System, Networking, and LAN/WAN Management/Manager
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other
Web/Multimedia Management and Webmaster
Welding Technology/Welder
Zoology/Animal Biology
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Programs Offered

  • English as a second language
  • Distance learning
  • Double major
  • Independent study
  • Accelerated degree
  • Honors college
  • Graduated courses offered to undergraduates
  • Internships
  • Summer session for credit
  • Study abroad
  • Part time undergraduate degrees
  • Army ROTC

Other Programs

  • Post-bachelors certificate
  • Doctoral degree - professional

7,732

total students

77%

in-state

23%

out-of-state

Undergraduate

Graduate

92%

7,136
students

Female
56%
3,984

Male
44%
3,152

8%

596
students

Female
74%
444

Male
26%
152

undergraduateFull-time

undergraduatePart-time

86%

6,191
students

Female
56%
3,427

Male
44%
2,764

14%

945
students

Female
59%
557

Male
41%
388

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Student Facts

Freshman retention rate 76%
Student 4 year graduation rate 30%
Student 5 year graduation rate 19%
Student 6 year graduation rate 4%

Student Break-down

1%
Nonresident aliens
1%
Black or African American, non-Hispanic/Latino
1%
American Indian or Alaska Native, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Asian, non-Hispanic/Latino
4%
Hispanic/Latino
85%
White, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Race and/or ethnicity unknown
4%
Two or more races, non-Hispanic/Latino
< 1%
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander, non-Hispanic/Latino

419

Transfer students enrolled

5%

Transfer students

Transfer Information

Fall transfer enrollment yes
Winter transfer enrollment yes
Spring transfer enrollment no
Summer transfer enrollment yes
Accepts CLEP subject tests yes
Accepts CLEP general tests yes
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

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Counseling services

  • Academic
  • Birth control
  • Career
  • Military
  • Minority student
  • Older student
  • Personal
  • Psychological
  • Religious
  • Veteran student

Remedial services offered

  • Math
  • Reading
  • Study skills
  • Writing

Career placement services

  • Alumni Network
  • 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

Special programs for physically disabled students

  • Adaptive equipment
  • Interpreters for hearing-impaired
  • Note-taking services
  • Other
  • Reader services
  • Talking books
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