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 2018 5 Year Average
Number of applications 155 145
Number of new master's students 48 38
Master's Enrollment
Fall 2018 5 Year Average
Total enrollment 97 74
Female 71% 69%
Male 29% 31%
International 10% 8%
U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident 90% 92%
Master's Enrollment, U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident, by Race
Fall 2018 5 Year Average
African American 15% 10%
Asian American 6% 9%
Hispanic (one or more races) 17% 16%
Native American 0% 1%
Pacific Islander 0% 0%
White 56% 55%
Two or more races (excludes Hispanic) 5% 6%
Not indicated 1% 2%
Master's Degree
2018 5 Year Average
Number of degrees awarded 46 38
Median years to Master's 1.29 1.29
Percent of students who entered the master's program between 2014-15 and 2015-16 and completed the Master's as of August 31, 2018 95%
Percent of students who entered the master's program between 2016-17 and 2017-18 and completed the Master's as of August 31, 2018 85%
Funding
2018 5 Year Average
Enrolled Master's students - University pays 1-25% of Tuition and Fees 28% 31%
Enrolled Master's students - University pays 26-50% of Tuition and Fees 13% 11%
Enrolled Master's students - University pays 51-75% of Tuition and Fees 3% 4%
Enrolled Master's students - University pays 76-100% of Tuition and Fees 12% 13%
Enrolled Master's students - No University support 43% 41%

Last updated April 8, 2019.