Description

Kettering University, located in Flint, Michigan, prepares students to be future leaders through a co-operative educational experience. The university produces successful lifelong learners by combining academics with an experiential educational process.

Kettering University, which is accredited by several accrediting boards, consistently ranks in the top schools for Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering (IME) and Mechanical Engineering.

Originally founded in 1919 as The School of Automobile Trades, the university spent several years as the General Motors Institute before changing its name to Kettering in honor of its founder.

The student-centered university offers over a dozen undergraduate degree programs, primarily consisting of engineering and physics, and some graduate degree programs as well. In addition to the degree programs, Kettering offers continuing education classes to help area professionals continue to develop and advance in their careers.

In addition to federal financial aid, Kettering has a Merit Scholarship available for eligible students. Most students receive some type of aid, and they are strongly encouraged to apply for the FAFSA and speak to a financial aid representative. Co-op jobs are a great way to make money while earning your degree.

Quick Facts about Kettering University

Region

Midwest

Setting

Mid-size City Setting

Type

Private

Affiliation

Not applicable

Size

Medium (2,000 to 5,000 Undergrad)

Mascot

Bulldog

On-Campus Housing Available

Yes

Selectivity

Selective

In-State Tuition

$29,536

Out-of-State Tuition

$29,536

Retention Rate

89%

Enrollment

2,477

Year Established

1919

Students

Full-Time Undergrad Students
2,134
Freshman Class
300
Total Students (Undergrads & Graduate Students)
2,477

Undergraduate vs. Graduate

Undergraduate
86%
Graduate
14%

Full-Time vs. Part-Time Students

Full-Time
100%
Part-Time
0%

Gender of Students

Women
21%
Men
79%

Ethnic Diversity

Latino
3%
African American
5%
Caucasian
77%
American Indian or Alaska native
1%
Asian
4%
Unknown and Other
11%

International Students

International
5%
Domestic
95%

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