Parents’ Guide to College 2020 Special Section
| University of Michigan – Dearborn
4901 Evergreen Rd. • Dearborn, MI 48128
Undergraduate Enrollment Information: 313-593-5000, umdearborn.edu
The University of Michigan–Dearborn was founded in 1959 through an innovative partnership between the University of Michigan and Ford Motor Co. UM–Dearborn is a regional university committed to excellence rooted in strong academics, innovative research, and scholarship, as well as accessibility and affordability. The university has nearly 9,200 students pursuing more than 100 bachelor’s, master’s, doctoral, and professional degrees in liberal arts and sciences, engineering and computer science, business, education, and health and human services. A top-ranked university with an inclusive campus community, faculty devoted to teaching, and students committed to achievement, UM–Dearborn has been shaped by its history of partnering with industry and community leaders, and is dedicated to finding solutions for today’s most pressing challenges. Go Blue — Go Dearborn!
Year founded: 1959
Current enrollment: 9,195
Student-faculty ratio: 17:1
Number of undergraduate degrees offered: 100+
Number of master’s degrees offered: 62
Number of doctoral degrees offered: 6
Subject matter expertise: Engineering and computer science, business, education, criminal justice, natural sciences, pre-professional health, human services.
In-state tuition: $13,304
Out-of-state tuition: $26,420
Percentage of students on financial aid: 88%
Top three awards/recognitions: No. 1 in Michigan and No. 4 in the Midwest, Regional Public University, U.S. News & World Report. No. 1 Regional Public University in Michigan for Social Mobility and for Veterans, U.S. News & World Report. Named a “Best College” by Money magazine.