Master's Program Statistics - Rackham

In order to make the activity and culture of graduate programs more visible, we provide in the table below basic statistics about the Master's programs at the University of Michigan. The data and variables were selected to offer a more accurate and helpful picture than those provided by external sources.

The Master's program statistics are also available in an interactive dashboard (Tableau).

Master's Admissions
Fall 2017 5 Year Average
Number of applications 12,112 10,861
Number of new master's students 1,671 1,647
Master's Enrollment
Fall 2017 5 Year Average
Total enrollment 3,143 3,078
Female 43% 44%
Male 57% 56%
International 52% 46%
U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident 48% 54%
Master's Enrollment, U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident, by Race
Fall 2017 5 Year Average
African American 6% 5%
Asian American 13% 11%
Hispanic (one or more races) 9% 7%
Native American 0% 0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0%
White 64% 67%
Two or more races (excludes Hispanic) 3% 3%
Not indicated 4% 4%
Master's Degree
2017 5 Year Average
Number of degrees awarded 2,163 2,115
Median years to Master's 1.64 1.64
Percent of students who entered the master's program between 2013-14 and 2014-15 and completed the Master's as of August 31, 2017 92%
Percent of students who entered the master's program between 2015-16 and 2016-17 and completed the Master's as of August 31, 2017 86%
Funding
2017 5 Year Average
Enrolled Master's students - University pays 1-25% of Tuition and Fees 15% 15%
Enrolled Master's students - University pays 26-50% of Tuition and Fees 10% 11%
Enrolled Master's students - University pays 51-75% of Tuition and Fees 5% 5%
Enrolled Master's students - University pays 76-100% of Tuition and Fees 15% 15%
Enrolled Master's students - No University support 56% 53%

Program statistics are updated annually in December. Last updated December 24, 2017.