Kettering University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - Very GoodQuality: Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - FairCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Bad
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Kettering University is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 2,050 students enrolled. This institution was founded in 1919 and is one of the 7 colleges and schools located in Flint, Michigan.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
22
Bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, and master's degree are offered at Kettering University.

Kettering University deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 22 majors. The most popular concentrations are Engineering, Management, Business, Marketing and Advertising, and Retailing and Wholesaling. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools.
It is worthwhile to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are usually a positive sign. However, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
92%
The student retention rate at Kettering University is very high at 92% (well above Michigan average). Considering this statistic, apparently students definitely love their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Kettering University is below average - 59%. Approximately 33% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Kettering University is pretty decent - 14:1. Learn more about faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$34,500
Average tuition price is extremely high, $34,000 annually. The additional fees at Kettering University beyond tuition are nearly $500; which comes to $34,500 per year.

Read the details about Kettering University additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
62%
According to government data, 1,770 applications were submitted and 1,098 were accepted; so it is not very hard to enroll at this school.

This school will consider accepting dual credits and advanced placement credits for admission.

Find out more about admissions as well applicants test score statistics at Kettering University in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$4,200
Kettering University provides a distance learning option and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Kettering University, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

Safety
Grade
C+
Kettering University offers on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates roughly 600 students, which offers a decent on-campus housing option. The room price is relatively low - roughly $4,200 per year.

Based on the college crime numbers, Kettering University appears to be a relatively safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Kettering University Location and Maps



Post Address: Kettering University, 1700 University Avenue, Flint, Michigan 48504-6214, USA
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