Parents’ Guide to College 2021 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 with more than 100 innovative programs in architecture and design, arts and sciences, business and information technology, and engineering. Small class sizes, industry-savvy faculty, and an exceptional focus on theory and practice contribute to Lawrence Tech’s ranking among the nation’s best universities.
Career outcomes are exceptional for LTU grads. The 2020 American Society of Employers survey placed LTU in the top four universities in the state actively recruited from by Michigan employers; Payscale.com reports alumni salaries are in the top 11 percent nationally; and 92 percent of students are employed or grad-school-bound by graduation.
The university offers over 60 clubs and organizations, men’s and women’s athletics, and a location that provides abundant co-op and internship opportunities. Scholarships and financial aid are available.
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: LTU is a national leader in STEM education, with a focus on theory and practice, and more than 100 programs in architecture and design, arts and sciences, business and information technology, and engineering. It is located in the nation’s No.1 region for engineering, technology, and architecture, which provides students abundant co-op and internship opportunities. Financial aid and scholarship opportunities are available.
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.