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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 7th and 6th in the nation, respectively.

Michigan Engineering Overall Rankings

Graduate 2022 Undergraduate 2021
Michigan Engineering Overall 7 6
Online Programs 6 N/A

Michigan Engineering Specialty Rankings by Department

Graduate 2022 Undergraduate 2021
Aerospace Engineering 5 4
Biomedical Engineering 10 6
Chemical Engineering 10 4
Civil Engineering 7 6
Computer Engineering 5 7
Electrical Engineering 7 8
Environmental Engineering 3 2
Industrial and Operations Engineering 2 3
Materials Science and Engineering 8 6
Mechanical Engineering 5 4
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 – FY2020
Tuition & Fees $319,677,671 49.9%
Grants & Contracts $234,665,441 36.6%
University Funds $35,551,563 5.6%
Investment & Endowment Income $28,715,127 4.5%
Other $11,127,859 1.7%
Expendable Gifts $10,689,744 1.7%
Total Revenues $640,427,406 100.0%
Uses – FY2020
Faculty & Staff Compensation $281,694,516 44.0%
Student Aid $122,762,568 19.2%
Other $43,317,991 6.8%
Equipment, Supplies & Services $60,290,218 9.4%
U-M Attributed Assessments $69,139,531 10.8%
Facilities Operations $26,388,355 4.1%
Total Uses $640,427,406  100.0%

Gifts to Michigan Engineering

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

Gifts to Michigan Engineering – FY2020
Individuals $10,521,444
Bequests $3,618,026
Corporations $8,083,044
Foundations $4,344,984
Total $26,567,498
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
Endowment
Market Value 06/30/2020 $592,470,443

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 2020

Tenured and Tenure Track Faculty
Full Professors 257
Associate Professors 100
Assistant Professors 71
Total Tenured and Tenure Track Faculty 428
Research Faculty
Research Professors 13
Research Associate Professors 7
Research Scientists 6
Associate Research Scientists 32
Assistant Research Scientists 55
Research Investigators 5
Total Research Faculty 118
Lecturers
Total Lecturers 112

 


Our Students

Degrees Granted for Academic Year 2019-2020
Bachelors Masters Doctoral
Degrees Granted 2,168 1,149 306
% Women 27% 29% 25%
% URM 10% 11% 16%
Student Enrollment, Fall 2020
Bachelors Masters Doctoral
Students Enrolled 7,455 1,681 1,687
% Women 28% 23% 29%
% URM 14% 11% 14%
Entering Undergraduate Student Characteristics, Fall 2020
Total First Year Student Applications 16,764
% Offered Admission 24%
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 1450
Entering Graduate Student Characteristics, Fall 2020
Total Graduate Applications 11,406
% 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.