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Ann Arbor, MI, 503 Thompson Street
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Activities and Groups A
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University of Michigan-Ann Arbor is a large, public, four-year university enrolling 43,651 students and offering 391 degrees in Ann Arbor, MI.

Study Areas, Degree Popularity

Check out the most popular majors and specific degrees students have earned at University of Michigan-Ann Arbor.

*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.
1
Human and Social Sciences
3,025 recent grads, 4 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
African-American/black Studies
21
0
African Studies
2
American/united States Studies/civilization
23
4
6
Ancient/classical Greek Language and Literature
0
1
Ancient Studies/civilization
11
1
1
Anthropology
112
8
18
Asian Studies/civilization
49
0
Classical, Ancient Mediterranean and Near Eastern Studies and Archaeology
3
Classics and Classical Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
6
0
3
Cognitive Science
4
Community Organization and Advocacy
58
Comparative Literature
12
0
8
Developmental and Child Psychology
0
East Asian Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
4
East Asian Studies
14
European Studies/civilization
0
Experimental Psychology
481
32
21
Hispanic-American, Puerto Rican, and Mexican-American/chicano Studies
2
1
History
184
9
15
History
0
Humanities/humanistic Studies
6
International/global Studies
236
Jewish/judaic Studies
7
2
4
Latin American and Caribbean Studies
5
0
Linguistics
41
1
0
Medieval and Renaissance Studies
0
0
Modern Greek Language and Literature
2
Multi-/interdisciplinary Studies
29
19
19
Museology/museum Studies
9
Near and Middle Eastern Studies
10
7
Philosophy
46
4
7
Physiological Psychology
342
Political Science
359
6
17
Psychology
0
1
2
Psychology
0
Public Administration
11
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
5
Public Policy Analysis
61
105
11
7
Research and Experimental Psychology
6
Russian Studies
2
8
1
Science, Technology and Society
5
Social Sciences
8
Social Work
282
24
Sociology
116
6
6
South Asian Studies
0
0
Southeast Asian Studies
3
0
Women's Studies
55
6
2
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
2
Engineering
2,840 recent grads, 4 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astronautical/space Engineering
94
63
21
Architecture
69
161
4
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
77
101
27
Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
2
0
Chemical Engineering
144
30
18
City/urban, Community and Regional Planning
71
8
Civil Engineering
57
30
9
Computer Engineering
73
69
10
Electrical and Electronics Engineering
113
180
3
51
Engineering
2
23
3
Engineering Science
0
Environmental/environmental Health Engineering
28
25
5
Environmental Studies
110
Geological/geophysical Engineering
14
Industrial Engineering
219
94
5
Landscape Architecture
14
1
Manufacturing Engineering
12
0
Materials Engineering
68
27
18
Mechanical Engineering
243
106
41
Mechatronics, Robotics, and Automation Engineering
12
Natural Resources/conservation
0
125
Naval Architecture and Marine Engineering
40
30
7
Nuclear Engineering
34
27
19
Structural Engineering
3
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
3
Business
2,068 recent grads, 4 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Accounting
76
Applied Economics
51
Business Administration and Management
482
740
16
Business Administration, Management and Operations
38
Economics
518
29
27
Entrepreneurial and Small Business Operations
0
0
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management
22
Organizational Behavior Studies
52
Real Estate
17
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
4
Mathematics and Science
1,877 recent grads, 4 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Astronomy
10
0
5
Atmospheric Sciences and Meteorology
16
13
Biochemistry
58
14
19
Bioinformatics
8
7
Biological and Biomedical Sciences
1
Biology
101
Biophysics
4
0
7
Biostatistics
41
11
Biotechnology
2
Cellular and Molecular Biology
115
1
13
Cellular Biology and Anatomical Sciences
0
1
Chemistry
29
30
46
Engineering Physics/applied Physics
4
Environmental Health
33
8
Epidemiology
68
0
13
Financial Mathematics
54
Geological and Earth Sciences/geosciences
0
0
Geology/earth Science
45
3
9
Human/medical Genetics
10
4
Informatics
64
Management Sciences and Quantitative Methods
22
Mathematics
212
22
19
Microbiology
41
0
Microbiology and Immunology
5
8
Molecular Biology
146
12
9
Molecular Physiology
0
4
Neuroscience
233
8
8
Oncology and Cancer Biology
0
Pathology/experimental Pathology
0
3
Physics
49
11
35
Physiology
26
Polymer Chemistry
1
3
Statistics
58
57
4
8
Systems Science and Theory
6
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
5
Education and Liberal Arts
1,548 recent grads, 3 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Applied Mathematics
7
6
Arabic Language and Literature
4
Art Studies
135
10
Art History, Criticism and Conservation
50
0
5
Creative Writing
20
22
Education
111
11
Elementary Education and Teaching
47
English Language and Literature
234
9
16
French Language and Literature
24
0
2
General Studies
71
German Language and Literature
52
1
2
Hebrew Language and Literature
7
Higher Education/higher Education Administration
38
13
Italian Language and Literature
2
0
0
Latin Language and Literature
2
2
Middle/near Eastern and Semitic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
28
3
2
Music Teacher Education
9
4
1
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
4
Polish Language and Literature
6
Rhetoric and Composition
3
Romance Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
6
Russian Language and Literature
6
Secondary Education and Teaching
33
Slavic Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics
0
1
Spanish Language and Literature
185
1
4
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
250
1
6
Sport and Fitness Administration/management
92
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
6
Healthcare
1,222 recent grads, 4 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Advanced/graduate Dentistry and Oral Sciences
4
Athletic Training/trainer
12
Dental Hygiene/hygienist
29
5
Dentistry
112
Endodontics/endodontology
4
Geriatric Nurse/nursing
32
Health and Medical Administrative Services
0
Health/health Care Administration/management
97
Health/medical Preparatory Programs
0
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences
48
0
Immunology
0
7
Kinesiology and Exercise Science
140
14
7
Maternal/child Health and Neonatal Nurse/nursing
16
Medical Informatics
17
19
Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Chemistry
2
8
Medicine
181
Nursing Administration
13
Nutrition Sciences
21
1
Oral Biology and Oral and Maxillofacial Pathology
2
Orthodontics/orthodontology
7
Pediatric Dentistry/pedodontics
6
Pediatric Nurse/nursing
1
Periodontics/periodontology
4
Perioperative/operating Room and Surgical Nurse/nursing
0
Pharmaceutical Sciences
1
3
6
Pharmacology
8
6
Pharmacy
81
Pharmacy Administration and Pharmacy Policy and Regulatory Affairs
3
Prosthodontics/prosthodontology
3
Psychiatric/mental Health Nurse/nursing
0
Public Health
22
Public Health/community Nurse/nursing
34
Public Health Education and Promotion
81
11
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing
0
Registered Nurse
129
13
Toxicology
5
7
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
7
Computer Technology
702 recent grads, 4 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Computer and Information Sciences
344
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
14
Information Science/studies
26
195
9
Systems Engineering
114
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
8
Art and Design
407 recent grads, 4 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Ceramic Arts and Ceramics
0
Conducting
6
3
Dance
11
2
Drama and Dramatics/theatre Arts
33
0
Drawing
0
Film/cinema/video Studies
100
0
1
2
Jazz/jazz Studies
1
Keyboard Instruments
8
1
Music
25
Music History, Literature, and Theory
11
2
2
Music Performance
53
70
3
20
Music Technology
1
Music Theory and Composition
6
5
0
3
Musical Theatre
20
Sculpture
1
Stringed Instruments
3
Technical Theatre/theatre Design and Technology
5
Visual and Performing Arts
8
1
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
9
Legal and Law
398 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Advanced Legal Research/studies
35
1
International Business, Trade, and Tax Law
8
Law
354
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
10
Agriculture
79 recent grads, 4 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Architectural and Building Sciences/technology
7
Ecology
7
Ecology and Evolutionary Biology
36
16
3
Natural Resources Management and Policy
1
1
8
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
11
Trades and Careers
20 recent grads, 2 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Construction Engineering
19
Woodwind Instruments
1
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
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Online Programs

Check out the online programs offered at University of Michigan-Ann Arbor.

Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Dental Hygiene/hygienist
Engineering
Health Professions and Related Clinical Sciences
Manufacturing Engineering
Nursing Administration
Public Health
Systems Engineering
*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.
School Accreditation Information
This institution is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
Specialized institution accreditations:
Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics Dietetics (DIETI) - Dietetic Internship
Didactic Program in Dietetics
American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation Post Doctoral - Advanced dental education programs (advanced education in general dentistry and general practice residency)
Predoctoral
Predoctoral (University of Michigan School of Dentistry Predoctoral Internship)
Dental Hygiene (DH)
Dental Public Health
Endodontics
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery (OMS)
Orthodontics & Dentofacial Orthopedics
Pediatric Dentistry
Periodontics
Prosthodontics (including maxillofacial prosthetics and combined prosthodontics/maxillofacial prosthetics)
American Psychological Association, Commission on Accreditation Professional Psychology (IPSY) - Predoctoral internship programs (University of Michigan Institute for Human Adjustment Psychology Internship)
Professional Psychology (IPSY) - Predoctoral internship programs (University of Michigan Predoctoral Internship Consortium )
Professional Psychology (RPSY) - Postdoctoral residency programs (University of Michigan Residency in Clinical Psychology)
Clinical Psychology (CLPSY) - PhD Doctoral programs
Accreditation Commission for Midwifery Education Nurse Midwifery (MIDWF) - Basic certificate and graduate nurse-midwifery education programs for registered nurses Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education Pharmacy (PHAR) - Professional degree programs American Bar Association, Council of the Section of Legal Education and Admissions to the Bar Law (LAW) - Professional schools Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Management Education Health Services Administration (HSA) - Graduate programs in health services administration
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education Nursing (CNDNP) - Nursing education programs at the doctorate degree levels
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
Council on Education for Public Health Public Health (PHG) - Graduate level school of public health Liaison Committee on Medical Education Medicine (MED) - Programs leading to the M.D. degree National Association of Schools of Art and Design, Commission on Accreditation Art and Design (ART) - Degree-granting schools and departments and non-degree-granting programs National Association of Schools of Dance, Commission on Accreditation Dance (DANCE) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and non-degree-granting programs National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs Teacher Education Accreditation Council, Accreditation Committee Baccalaureate Teacher Education Accreditation Council (BTEAC) - Baccalaureate programs
Graduate Teacher Education Accreditation Council (GTEAC) - Graduate programs
*Source data obtained from U.S. Department of Education's Office of Post-secondary Education (OPE)
Alumni & Student Reviews
A Excellent
Career Preparation
What letter grade would you give your school on how well it prepares students for a career in the real world?
Based on 32 Reviews
Alumni
Spanish/Humanities, Class of 2003

As a huge state school, there are pretty much endless advisors/career centers/networking events/classes available.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
English, Class of 1991

No idea, it was a LONG time ago

Rated January 2016
Alumni
B.S. Geological Sciences, Class of 2006

career fairs, career services - resume and job search help

Rated January 2016
Alumni
BA, Class of 2000

resume help, interview help, networking help, job postings

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Zoology, Class of 1978

I'm not familiar with what they provide at this time.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Classics, Class of 1981

The same, I would guess, that any great university provides.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
B.A. Communications, B.A. English, Class of 1993

Internships in related field of study, work placement upon graduation.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Education, Class of 2009

Student teaching for education majors

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Math, Econ, Class of 2011

-strong programming skills learned in math program -interview coaching -onsite interviews and recruiting

Rated January 2016
Alumni
BA History of Art, Class of 1999

Did not feel like my university had real-world curriculum for my degree. There were groups and clubs that offered networking.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Sport Management, Class of 2012

periodic networking events, career advisor in-program

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Masters in Elementary education, Class of 2012

workshops, email listings, talks with employed individuals in my field

Rated January 2016
Alumni
AB, Class of 1999

Largest alumni network in the world, curriculum that teaches students to think, internship and externship opportunities

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Class of 2007

I was not exposed to many tools or opportunities to help transition into the career world. I'm sure that's more of my own fault than that of my school. It would be better if a such things were pushed a little more on juniors and seniors.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Architecture, Class of 1994

all of them. it is a fully functioning university

Rated January 2016
Alumni
BSEE, Class of 2003

Many, though I haven't used them.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Economics, Class of 2010

Just the standard career center opportunities for me. Certain programs had better opportunities than I did.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
international studies, Class of 2012

Coaching, mock interviews, resume review Companies come to campus to recruit (primarily at the business school)

Rated January 2016
A Excellent
Students and Culture
What letter grade would you give the students/culture at your school?
Based on 32 Reviews
Alumni
Spanish/Humanities, Class of 2003

Impossible to describe given the variety of students. The culture includes athletics, the Greek system, activism, service, etc.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Economics, Class of 1982

bright students from varied backgrounds

Rated January 2016
Alumni
B.S. Botany, Class of 1998

Intelliegent, well off, diverse, sports-oriented, some hippie culture

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Zoology, Class of 1978

They cover the spectrum. Very multi-cultural, usually liberal, but you get some of everything.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Classics, Class of 1981

I attended many years ago.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
B.A. Communications, B.A. English, Class of 1993

The students/culture is extremely diverse at The University of Michigan.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Education, Class of 2009

A large school with groups for people of all interests, backgrounds and ethnicities

Rated January 2016
Alumni
BA History of Art, Class of 1999

Liberal, activist, involved student body.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Masters in Elementary education, Class of 2012

Huge school, very diverse population, lots of activities to get involved in

Rated January 2016
Alumni
AB, Class of 1999

Motivated, inquisitive, smart, and courteous students who outperform expectations

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Bachelor of Arts, Class of 1996

Diverse and top students in the world in wide range of fields

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Architecture, Class of 1994

a diverse mix of cultures. liberal vocal community with conservative base

Rated January 2016
Alumni
English, Class of 2003

A lot can change in 12 years, but the students at Michigan were largely friendly and open when I went there. The cultural part I focused on was academic and there was a great deal of depth to the faculty. I never left a class thinking, "that was a waste." It was a very good college experience.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
BSEE, Class of 2003

Highly diverse... the school has great programs in many types of major, so it attracts many different types of people.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Economics, Class of 2010

Michigan students are smart, motivated, and spirited. It's a work hard - play hard culture.

Rated January 2016
A Excellent
Facilities
What letter grade would you give the facilities at your school.
Based on 32 Reviews
Alumni
multimedia, Class of 1998

you aer asking mea bout 20 years ago. not sure why this is relevant

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Spanish/Humanities, Class of 2003

Wide variety of new, updated, and old facilities. Most dorms and some classrooms lack air conditioning, which is a pain. Great libraries.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
English, Class of 1991

fine I assume since it's a good school

Rated January 2016
Alumni
B.S. Botany, Class of 1998

Nice facilities. Dorm rooms were small. Dorm food was not very good. Classrooms and labs were good size and mostly up to date.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Zoology, Class of 1978

It's a huge university, so they have a lot of everything.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Classics, Class of 1981

I attended a long time ago.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
B.A. Communications, B.A. English, Class of 1993

It has been 23 years since I've been in classrooms, labs, etc., however, U of M prides itself on employing state of the art facilities.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Bachelors of Fine arts, Class of 1999

North campus ann arbor dorms were very spacious, more modern than central campus, lots of windows, forest atmosphere, great food

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Education, Class of 2009

Top of the line facilities

Rated January 2016
Alumni
BS - Chemical Engineering, Class of 1979

Slightly better than average, at least when I attended

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Math, Econ, Class of 2011

dorms - some are excellent, some are old (no a/c, no wifi) dining was fine the fishbowl computer lab was great. ugli and grad library were great places to study

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Journalism & Political Science, Class of 2010

Some could use some updates (science labs)

Rated January 2016
Alumni
BA History of Art, Class of 1999

At the time of my enrollment U of M had the largest computer lab in the world short of NASA. The campus is one of the most beautiful I've seen. Food service and dining facilities are nice, perhaps above average.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Sport Management, Class of 2012

a lot of old buildings/facilities, but the newer stuff they've built (and are building) is really nice

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Ecology and Evolutionary Biology, Class of 2007

Top of the line; world class.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
English, Class of 2003

Michigan lacked very little back then, and even less now. I can't think of anything you'd need as a student that isn't available.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
BSEE, Class of 2003

excellent, clean, new and up to date

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Economics, Class of 2010

Michigan has done a lot of renovations and upgrades to facilities, both during my time in school and since then.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
international studies, Class of 2012

Mix of old and new

Rated January 2016
A Excellent
Activities and Groups
What overall letter grade would you give the activities/groups at your school?
Based on 32 Reviews
Alumni
Spanish/Humanities, Class of 2003

Most popular groups are those based around ethnic/racial identity and Alternative Spring Break. There are groups for everything, and it's easy to start a group as well.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Sociology, Class of 1989

You name it, it happens there