Master's Program Statistics - Higher Education

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. We also encourage you to visit the Higher Education website to learn more about the intellectual life, successes, and opportunities in this Master's program.

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

Master's Admissions
Fall 2017 5 Year Average
Number of applications 132 144
Number of new master's students 38 34
Master's Enrollment
Fall 2017 5 Year Average
Total enrollment 93 69
Female 70% 70%
Male 30% 30%
International 6% 6%
U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident 94% 94%
Master's Enrollment, U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident, by Race
Fall 2017 5 Year Average
African American 6% 7%
Asian American 6% 11%
Hispanic (one or more races) 20% 15%
Native American 1% 1%
Pacific Islander 0% 0%
White 59% 55%
Two or more races (excludes Hispanic) 8% 6%
Not indicated 1% 1%
Master's Degree
2017 5 Year Average
Number of degrees awarded 39 35
Median years to Master's 1.29 1.29
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 97%
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 91%
Funding
2017 5 Year Average
Enrolled Master's students - University pays 1-25% of Tuition and Fees 40% 32%
Enrolled Master's students - University pays 26-50% of Tuition and Fees 9% 12%
Enrolled Master's students - University pays 51-75% of Tuition and Fees 4% 4%
Enrolled Master's students - University pays 76-100% of Tuition and Fees 14% 14%
Enrolled Master's students - No University support 33% 41%

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