Kettering University: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Very GoodQuality:Education Quality Rating - OustandingSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - Very GoodCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Bad
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Kettering University is a small four-year, private not-for-profit school with 2,255 students enrolled. This institution was founded in 1919 and is one of the 6 colleges and schools located in Flint, Michigan.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
26
Fair
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 26 majors. The most popular concentrations are Engineering, Management, Business, Computer Science, and Retailing and Wholesaling. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools.


Student Retention
93%
Good
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.

The student retention rate at Kettering University is very high at 93% (well above Michigan average). Considering this statistic, apparently students definitely love their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
14 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Kettering University is average - 69%. 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
$39,000
High
Average tuition price is extremely high, $38,500 annually. The additional fees at Kettering University beyond tuition are nearly $500; which comes to $39,000 per year.

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

Admissions Information



Acceptance
Rate
70%
Doable
According to government data, 2,478 applications were submitted and 1,737 were accepted; so it is relatively easy 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
$4,600
Medium
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
B
Dicey
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 $4,600 per year.

Based on the college crime numbers, Kettering University appears to be a generally 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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