Central Michigan University
Central Michigan University is a public D1 university located in Mount Pleasant, Michigan. The tuition to attend is is $12,960 for in state students and is $24,120 for out of state students. The average net cost to attend Central Michigan University is $15,981 and 70% of students get in. There are roughly 20,070 students that attend Central Michigan University.
Central Michigan University (CMU) is a public research university in Mount Pleasant, Michigan. It was established in 1892 as the Central Michigan Normal School and Business Institute as a private normal school. After the Michigan State Board of Education took over governance of the school it became a state institution and was renamed Central State Normal School in 1895. The institution became a full university and gained its current name Central Michigan University in 1959 under the university's 6th president Judson W. Foust. CMU is one of the eight research universities in Michigan and is classified among "R2: Doctoral Universities – High research activity". It has more than 15,000 students on its Mount Pleasant campus. CMU offers 200 academic programs at the undergraduate, masters, specialist, and doctoral levels, including programs in entrepreneurship, journalism, music, audiology, teacher education, psychology, and physician assistant. The School of Engineering and Technology has ABET accredited programs in mechanical, electrical, computer, and environmental engineering. CMU's College of Medicine opened in fall 2013.The Central Michigan Chippewas compete in the NCAA Division I Mid-American Conference in six men's and ten women's sports.