Parents’ Guide to College 2020 Special Section
| Lawrence Technological University
21000 West Ten Mile Rd. • Southfield, MI 48075
Undergraduate Enrollment Information: 248–225-5588, ltu.edu
Lawrence Technological University is a private university offering more than 100 innovative programs in architecture and design, arts and sciences, business and information technology, and engineering.
Small class sizes, faculty with industry savvy, and a focus on theory and practice contribute to Lawrence Tech’s being ranked by U.S. News & World Report and the Princeton Review as among the nation’s best universities. Your hands-on education begins on day one in programs such as design, engineering, and nursing.
Lawrence Tech offers more than 60 student clubs and organizations, including fraternities, sororities, honor societies, men’s and women’s athletics, and residential living. Its unique Southfield location provides opportunities for co-ops, internships, and professional development in a region with one of the largest concentrations of engineering, architecture, and technology jobs in the world.
Year founded: 1932
Current enrollment: 2,900
Student-faculty ratio: 11:1
Number of undergraduate degrees offered: 65
Number of master’s degrees offered: 36
Number of doctoral degrees offered: 3
Subject matter expertise: Students and alumni have gone on to design and engineer the tools, buildings, and products that helped define their generations — and tomorrow’s students will do the same. If you’re a thinker, a builder, if you’re curious — then you’re Lawrence Tech. It’s where everything is possible and possible is everything.
In-state tuition: $35,430
Out-of-state tuition: $35,430
Percentage of students on financial aid: 74
Top three awards/recognitions: Fifth in nation for boosting graduates’ earning power; alumni salaries are in the top 11 percent nationally; 92 percent of students are employed or grad-school-bound by graduation.