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Michigan Technological University Available Degrees, Graduation Requirements, & Faculty Information

Houghton, MI

Academic Calendar System
Semester
Summer Session
Offered
General Catalog/Bulletin
Online Catalog

Undergraduate Education


Undergraduate Majors

  • Accounting
  • Anthropology
  • Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
  • Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
  • Bioinformatics
  • Biology/Biological Sciences, General
  • Business Administration and Management, General
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry, General
  • Chemistry, Other
  • Civil Engineering, General
  • Clinical Laboratory Science/Medical Technology/Technologist
  • Computer Engineering, General
  • Computer Science
  • Computer Software Engineering
  • Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance
  • Condensed Matter and Materials Physics
  • Construction Management
  • Economics, General
  • Electrical and Electronics Engineering
  • Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician
  • Engineering, General
  • Engineering/Industrial Management
  • English Language and Literature, General
  • Environmental Science
  • Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering
  • Finance, General
  • Forestry, General
  • Geological/Geophysical Engineering
  • Geology/Earth Science, General
  • Geophysics and Seismology
  • History, General
  • International and Intercultural Communication
  • Kinesiology and Exercise Science
  • Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
  • Management Information Systems, General
  • Marketing/Marketing Management, General
  • Materials Engineering
  • Mathematics, General
  • Mechanical Engineering
  • Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician
  • Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Chemistry
  • Mining and Mineral Engineering
  • Natural Resources Management and Policy
  • Network and System Administration/Administrator
  • Physics, General
  • Psychology, General
  • Recording Arts Technology/Technician
  • Social Sciences, General
  • Sport and Fitness Administration/Management
  • Statistics, General
  • Surveying Engineering
  • Technical Theatre/Theatre Design and Technology
  • Technical and Scientific Communication
  • Visual and Performing Arts, General
  • Wildlife, Fish and Wildlands Science and Management
Most Popular Disciplines
Engineering, Computer and information sciences, Engineering technologies
Combined Liberal Arts/Professional Degree Programs
None
Special Programs
Accelerated program, Cooperative work study program, Distance learning, Double major, English as a second language, Honors program, Independent study, Internships, Study abroad, Summer session
Study Abroad
Offered
Online Degrees
Some online degree programs

Curriculum and Graduation Requirements


General Education/Core Curriculum
Required for most or all students
Computer
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Foreign Language
Not required
Math/Science
Required for all students

Faculty and Instruction


Full-Time Faculty
409
Part-Time Faculty
29
Full-Time Faculty with Ph.D./Terminal Degree
81%
Regular Class Size
2-9 students: 23% of classes
10-19 students: 23% of classes
20-29 students: 22% of classes
30-39 students: 9% of classes
40-49 students: 7% of classes
50-99 students: 13% of classes
Over 100 students: 3% of classes
Discussion Section/Lab Class Size
2-9 students: 19% of discussion sections/labs
10-19 students: 49% of discussion sections/labs
20-29 students: 19% of discussion sections/labs
30-39 students: 3% of discussion sections/labs
40-49 students: 5% of discussion sections/labs
50-59 students: 5% of discussion sections/labs

Advanced Placement


International Baccalaureate
Accepted
Advanced Placement (AP) Examinations
Accepted for placement and credit
Sophomore Standing
Available through AP examinations

Academic Resources


Library Available on Campus
Yes
Holdings
756,756
Computer Ownership
Students not required to own/lease a computer
Computers Available on Campus
1079
Internet/E-mail Access
Not reported

Academic Support Services


Remedial Instruction
Not Offered
Tutoring
Available
Services for Learning Disabled Students
Available
Services for Physically Disabled Students
Hearing impaired services, visually impaired services, wheelchair access

Graduate/Professional School Education


Master's Degrees Offered

Master of Forestry, Master of Business Administration, Master of Science, Master of Geographic Information Science

Master's Programs of Study

  • Applied Mathematics
  • Archaeology
  • Biotechnology
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Computer Engineering
  • Computer Science
  • Computer and Information Systems Security
  • Ecology
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Energy Management and Policy
  • Environmental Management and Policy
  • Forestry
  • Geophysics
  • Materials Engineering
  • Mathematics
  • Metallurgical Engineering and Metallurgy
  • Statistics

Doctoral Degrees Offered

Doctor of Philosophy

Doctoral Programs of Study

  • Applied Mathematics
  • Archaeology
  • Biotechnology
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Computer Engineering
  • Computer Science
  • Computer and Information Systems Security
  • Ecology
  • Electrical Engineering
  • Energy Management and Policy
  • Environmental Management and Policy
  • Forestry
  • Geophysics
  • Materials Engineering
  • Mathematics
  • Metallurgical Engineering and Metallurgy
  • Statistics

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