Wayne State University

Detroit, MI, USA
3.79 Average Rating

Michigan’s third largest institution of higher learning, Wayne State University is a public university in Detroit. Wayne State is home to 13 colleges offering over 300 undergraduate and graduate degrees. In addition to classroom facilities, Wayne State campus hosts a business incubator known as TechTown and the first graduate-level repertory theater in America called the Hilberry Theatre. Wayne State also fields 18 men’s and women’s athletic teams known as the Warriors.

Admissions

Key Admissions Stats

Institution Type
Public
  • Not for Profit
  • Coed
Level of Institution 4 Year
Campus Setting Major city
In-State Students
96%
Out-Of-State Students
2%
0
100
71%
Acceptance Rate

Key Deadlines

Application Type Application Deadline Reply Deadline
Fall Regular Decision August 1, 2020
Spring Regular Decision April 1, 2020
Other December 1, 2019
More Admissions Info

Academics

Key Academic Stats

Highest Degree Offered
Doctorate
Total Number of Students
27,053
Total Number of Undergrads
17,602
Academic Calendar

Semester

Non Traditional Learning
  • Online Classes
  • Online Undergrad Degrees
  • Summer Sessions
  • Combined Institution Double Degree Programs
  • Some Programs Requires Co-Op/Internship
Learning Options
  • ROTC Army
  • Study Abroad
  • Honors Program
  • Teacher Certification Offered
0
100
18%
Graduate in 4 Years US National: 28%
0
100
47%
Graduate in 6 Years US National: 52%
Student:Faculty Ratio
16:1
US National: 21:1
More Academics Info

Tuition, Cost & Aid

Key Financial Stats

Average Net Price
$14,366
Tuition
In-State Tuition
$13,347
Out-of-State Tuition
$28,241
0
100
50%
Need Met
Students Receiving Financial Aid
89%
Average Aid Per Year
$9,518
More Financial Info

Campus Life

Key Campus Stats

Gender
Male
Female
43%
57%
Student Organizations
548
Size of Town
Major city
More Campus Life Info

After Graduation

Post Grad Stats

Top 5 Cities
Detroit
Chicago
New York
San Francisco
Los Angeles
Average Salary
6 years after graduation
$40,800
More About Post-Grad

What Students Are Saying

3.79 Average Rating
Wayne state has turned out to be a great opportunity for me and has opened doors in several areas of life. Not only do they offer great curriculum and teachers, the student connections there are potentially limitless. I would recommend Wayne state campus life to anyone in the Detroit area committed to learning and developing there self for the future.
Reggie from Detroit, MI
the campus is very calm and productive. the students that attend wayne state university have a work ethic presence that you can see just by by being there. the school as a whole is a great university.
Dominique from Detroit, MI

Similar Colleges