Spring Arbor University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - GoodQuality: Education Quality Rating - ExcellentSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - Below AverageCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Below Average
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Spring Arbor University is a medium four-year, private not-for-profit school with 4,125 students enrolled. This school was established in 1873 and is the only institution located in Spring Arbor, Michigan.

Spring Arbor University is affiliated with Free Methodist Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
75
Spring Arbor University will give you the opportunity to earn an associate's degree, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, or master's degree.

Spring Arbor University implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 75 majors. The most popular concentrations are Management, Business, Work and Family Studies, Psychology, and Education. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a good sign. However, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
78%
The student retention rate at Spring Arbor University is fair at 78% (well above Michigan average). Considering this statistic, apparently students enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Spring Arbor University is below average: 59%.

Student to faculty ratio at Spring Arbor University is pretty decent -- 14:1. Find out more information regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$22,600
Average tuition pricing is high, $22,000 per year. The additional fees at Spring Arbor University beyond tuition are about $600, which comes to a total of $22,600 per year.

Read the details about Spring Arbor 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
70%
According to government data, 2,671 applications were submitted and 1,881 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to get admitted at this school.

The school will consider accepting dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits at entry.

Find out more about admissions as well applicants test score stats at Spring Arbor University in the Admissions and Tests report for this institution.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$3,700
Spring Arbor University offers a distance learning option, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a solid option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Spring Arbor 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-
Spring Arbor University provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates approximately 1,400 students, which provides a decent on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is relatively low -- nearly $3,700 a year.

Army and Air Force ROTC programs are available at Spring Arbor University. Reserve Officers' Training Corps commissioning programs typically imply elective classes in addition to required college curriculum, possible funding for your tuition, and an obligation to serve upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
Yes
It is important to keep in mind that enrolling in a ROTC course does not commit you to serve unless you have obtained a ROTC scholarship, grant, or any other funding.

Based on the college crime information, Spring Arbor University appears to be a relatively dangerous school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Spring Arbor University Location and Maps



Post Address: Spring Arbor University, 106 E. Main St, Spring Arbor, Michigan 49283-9799, USA
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