Michigan Technological University - Master's Degree

Michigan Tech was founded in 1885 as the first post-secondary institution in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan, and was created to train mining engineers to operate the local copper mines.

  • Average Tuition USD 43,641

School Description

Some of the notable alumni of Michigan Tech include Joe Berger, NFL player, Donald Shell, author of the Shell sort.

Master Programs

  • Michigan Technological University
    1400 Townsend Dr, Houghton, MI 49931, United States

    Accounting

    A program that prepares individuals for the profession or duties of an accountant. The curriculum focuses on the process by which financial information about a business is recorded, classified, summarised, interpreted and communicated

  • Michigan Technological University
    1400 Townsend Dr, Houghton, MI 49931, United States

    Biological Sciences

    A general program of biology at the introductory, basic level or a program in biology or the biological sciences that is undifferentiated as to title or content. Includes instruction in general biology and programs covering a variety of biological specializations.

  • Michigan Technological University
    1400 Townsend Dr, Houghton, MI 49931, United States

    Biomedical Engineering

    A program that prepares individuals to apply mathematical and scientific principles to the design, development and operational evaluation of biomedical and health systems and products such as integrated biomedical systems, instrumentation, medical information systems, artificial organs and prostheses, and health management and care delivery systems.

  • Michigan Technological University
    1400 Townsend Dr, Houghton, MI 49931, United States

    Business Administration

    A program that generally prepares individuals to plan, organize, direct, and control the functions and processes of a firm or organization. Includes instruction in management theory, human resources management and behavior, accounting and other quantitative methods, purchasing and logistics, organization and production, marketing, and business decision-making.

  • Michigan Technological University
    1400 Townsend Dr, Houghton, MI 49931, United States

    Chemical Engineering

    A program that prepares individuals to apply mathematical and scientific principles to the design, development and operational evaluation of systems employing chemical processes, such as chemical reactors, kinetic systems, electrochemical systems, energy conservation processes, heat and mass transfer systems, and separation processes; and the applied analysis of chemical problems such as corrosion, particle abrasion, energy loss, pollution, and fluid mechanics.

  • Michigan Technological University
    1400 Townsend Dr, Houghton, MI 49931, United States

    Chemistry

    A general program that focuses on the scientific study of the composition and behavior of matter, including its micro- and macro-structure, the processes of chemical change, and the theoretical description and laboratory simulation of these phenomena.

  • Michigan Technological University
    1400 Townsend Dr, Houghton, MI 49931, United States

    Civil Engineering

    A program that generally prepares individuals to apply mathematical and scientific principles to the design, development and operational evaluation of structural, load-bearing, material moving, transportation, water resource, and material control systems; and environmental safety measures.

  • Michigan Technological University
    1400 Townsend Dr, Houghton, MI 49931, United States

    Computer Science

    A program that focuses on computer theory, computing problems and solutions, and the design of computer systems and user interfaces from a scientific perspective. Includes instruction in the principles of computational science, computer development and programming, and applications to a variety of end-use situations.

  • Michigan Technological University
    1400 Townsend Dr, Houghton, MI 49931, United States

    Electrical Engineering

    A program that prepares individuals to apply mathematical and scientific principles to the design, development and operational evaluation of electrical and electronic systems and their components, including electrical power generation systems; and the analysis of problems such as superconductor, wave propagation, energy storage and retrieval, and reception and amplification.

  • Michigan Technological University
    1400 Townsend Dr, Houghton, MI 49931, United States

    Engineering

    Instructional programs that prepare individuals to apply mathematical and scientific principles to the solution of practical problems.

  • Michigan Technological University
    1400 Townsend Dr, Houghton, MI 49931, United States

    Environmental Engineering

    A program that prepares individuals to apply geotechnical engineering methods, which deal with the analysis, design and construction of earth and earth supported structures, to the application of environmental problems, such as waste containment, waste disposal, construction of land fills, soil permeation, soil analysis, and soil improvement. Includes instruction in soil mechanics, soil dynamics, soil behavior, waste management and containment systems, geosynthetics, geochemistry, earth structures, geoenvironmental engineering, geotechnical engineering, earthquake engineering, and foundation engineering

  • Michigan Technological University
    1400 Townsend Dr, Houghton, MI 49931, United States

    Mathematical Sciences

    A program that focuses on the application of mathematics and statistics to the solution of functional problems in fields such as engineering and the applied sciences. Includes instruction in natural phenomena modeling continuum mechanics, reaction-diffusion, wave propagation, dynamic systems, numerical analysis, controlled theory, asymptotic methods, variation, optimization theory, inverse problems, and applications to specific scientific and industrial topics.

  • Michigan Technological University
    1400 Townsend Dr, Houghton, MI 49931, United States

    Mechanical Engineering

    A program that prepares individuals to apply mathematical and scientific principles to the design, development and operational evaluation of physical systems used in manufacturing and end-product systems used for specific uses, including machine tools, jigs and other manufacturing equipment; stationary power units and appliances; engines; self-propelled vehicles; housings and containers; hydraulic and electric systems for controlling movement; and the integration of computers and remote control with operating systems.

  • Michigan Technological University
    1400 Townsend Dr, Houghton, MI 49931, United States

    Mining Engineering

    A program that prepares individuals to apply mathematical and scientific principles to the design, development and operational evaluation of mineral extraction, processing and refining systems, including open pit and shaft mines, prospecting and site analysis equipment and instruments, environmental and safety systems, mine equipment and facilities, mineral processing and refining methods and systems, and logistics and communications systems.

  • Michigan Technological University
    1400 Townsend Dr, Houghton, MI 49931, United States

    Physics

    A general program that focuses on the scientific study of matter and energy, and the formulation and testing of the laws governing the behavior of the matter-energy continuum. Includes instruction in classical and modern physics, electricity and magnetism, thermodynamics, mechanics, wave properties, nuclear processes, relativity and quantum theory, quantitative methods, and laboratory methods.

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Rankings

  • US News (National) 118
  • SchoolApply Ranking 392
  • Forbes (USA) 266
  • QS Rankings (Global) 569
  • ARWU - Shanghai Ranking 701

Facts

  • Minimum GPA 3.32
  • Minimum incoming TOEFL 78
  • Minimum incoming IELTS 6.50
  • Minimum incoming GRE 265
  • Minimum incoming GMAT 500
  • Minimum SAT 1266
  • Minimum ACT 17

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