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Rachel Ristau

Business Intelligence Officer

Michigan Engineering
Resource Planning & Management

rmristau@umich.edu
(734) 763-2681

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Facts & Figures

Rankings

 

Nearly all of U-M’s 19 schools, colleges and divisions rank among the best in their fields, and Engineering is no exception. All of our graduate and undergraduate programs are highly ranked and have a strong reputation for excellence. Michigan Engineering’s graduate and undergraduate programs rank 5th and 6th in the nation, respectively.

Michigan Engineering Overall Rankings

Graduate 2020 Undergraduate 2020
Michigan Engineering Overall 5 6

Michigan Engineering Specialty Rankings by Department

Graduate 2020 Undergraduate 2020
Aerospace Engineering 5 8
Biomedical Engineering 10 6
Chemical Engineering 12 10
Civil Engineering 7 7
Computer Engineering 6 7
Electrical Engineering 6 6
Environmental Engineering 3 2
Industrial and Operations Engineering 2 2
Materials Science and Engineering 8 5
Mechanical Engineering 5 5
Nuclear Engineering and Radiological Sciences 1 N/A
From the most recent U.S. News & World Report surveys.
Note: U.S. News does not rate Climate and Space Sciences and Engineering, Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering, or undergraduate Nuclear Engineering and Radiological Sciences.

Financial Information

Revenue – FY2019
Tuition & Fees $297,951,632 48.5%
Grants & Contracts $228,911,890 37.3%
University Funds $31,585,573 5.1%
Investment & Endowment Income $27,947,407 4.6%
Other $13,529,136 2.2%
Expendable Gifts $14,013,202 2.3%
Total Revenues $613,938,840
100.0%
Uses – FY2019
Faculty & Staff Compensation $272,100,789 44.3%
Student Aid $117,699,423 19.2%
Other $30,296,690 4.9%
Equipment, Supplies & Services $59,295,814 9.7%
U-M Attributed Assessments $66,435,492 10.8%
Facilities Operations $25,010,595 4.1%
Total Uses $613,938,840  100.0%

Gifts to Michigan Engineering

Private giving is essential to maintaining the Michigan Engineering standard of excellence.

Gifts to Michigan Engineering – FY2019
Individuals $15,424,985
Bequests $6,860,001
Corporations $11,924,469
Foundations $790,044
Total $34,999,499
Notes: Includes Legal One-Time Gifts; Gifts-in-Kind; Pledges (and their sub-types) by total pledged amount; and Expectancies (and their sub-types) by total booked/face values.
Source: DART Data Warehouse, September 20, 2018
Endowment
Market Value 06/30/2019 $611,661,333

Our Faculty

Michigan Engineering’s faculty is among the best in the country. Constantly in search of people who can bring new depth to the institution, the College seeks dynamic individuals who can be stars in both the laboratory and the classroom.

Faculty, Fall 2019

Tenured and Tenure Track Faculty
Full Professors 254
Associate Professors 99
Assistant Professors 74
Total Tenured and Tenure Track Faculty 427
Research Faculty
Research Professors 13
Research Associate Professors 7
Research Assistant Professors 1
Research Scientists 7
Associate Research Scientists 34
Assistant Research Scientists 57
Research Investigators 7
Total Research Faculty 126
Lecturers
Total Lecturers 107

 


Our Students

Degrees Granted for Academic Year 2018-19
Bachelors Masters Doctoral
Degrees Granted 1,882 1,309 267
% Women 26% 29% 19%
% URM 9% 12% 13%
Student Enrollment, Fall 2019
Bachelors Masters Doctoral
Students Enrolled 7,350 1,755 1,714
% Women 28% 25% 27%
% URM 14% 9% 15%
Entering Undergraduate Student Characteristics, Fall 2019
Total First Year Student Applications 17,174
% Offered Admission 19%
Median HS GPA for Admitted First Year Students 3.9
Median ACT for Admitted First Year Students 34
Median SAT for Admitted First Year Students 1440
Entering Graduate Student Characteristics, Fall 2019
Total Graduate Applications 11,124
% Offered Admission 29%
Median GRE Quantitative* 167
Median Undergraduate GPA 3.7
Note: URM = Underrepresented Minorities, which includes Black, Hispanic and Native American. Percent based on ethnicity of domestic students only.
*GRE revised General Test (taken on or after August 1, 2011) measures Quantitative Reasoning on a 130-170 scale.