University of Detroit Mercy: Review & Facts

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University of Detroit Mercy is a medium four-year, private not-for-profit school with 4,920 students enrolled. This school was originated in 1990 and is one of the 11 colleges located in Detroit, Michigan.

University of Detroit Mercy is affiliated with Roman Catholic Church.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
98
Fair
University of Detroit Mercy will give you the option to get a several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, 2-year certificate, bachelor's degree, postbaccalaureate certificate, master's degree, postmaster certificate, or doctoral degree.

University of Detroit Mercy deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and lets you to select from 98 majors. The most popular concentrations are Nursing, Law, Dental, Management, and Business. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges.


Student Retention
85%
Good
It is important 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 good sign. However, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at University of Detroit Mercy is high at 85% (well above Michigan average). Considering this statistic, apparently students love their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
10 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at University of Detroit Mercy is below average - 58%.

Student to faculty ratio at University of Detroit Mercy is good, 10:1. Learn more information regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$39,300
High
Average tuition cost is extremely high - about $38,700 annually. The additional fees at University of Detroit Mercy beyond tuition are approximately $600; this makes it a total of $39,300 annually.

Read the details about University of Detroit Mercy 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
73%
Doable
According to recent data, 4,453 applications were submitted and 3,247 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to get accepted at this school.

This school might accept dual credits, credits for life experience, and advanced placement credits at entry.

Read the details about admissions as well applicants test score information at University of Detroit Mercy in the Admissions and Tests report for this college.

Opportunities and Services



Dormatory
Annual Price
$5,700
Medium
University of Detroit Mercy offers a distance learning option, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a wonderful option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at University of Detroit Mercy, 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-
Unsafe
University of Detroit Mercy provides on-campus housing. Dormitory capacity at this college accommodates roughly 1,000 students, which provides a viable on-campus housing opportunity. The room price is reasonable - around $5,700 annually.

Based on the college crime data, University of Detroit Mercy appears to be a relatively unsafe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

University of Detroit Mercy Location and Maps



Post Address: University of Detroit Mercy, 4001 W McNichols Rd, Detroit, Michigan 48221-3038, USA
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