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Michigan Technological University

Houghton, MI 4-Year Public
Acceptance Rate86%

Michigan Tech Academics

Michigan Technological University requires at least 120 credits to complete a bachelor's degree.

Students can choose the accelarated degree program if they would like to finish all the credits for graduation in less time than normal. Michigan Technological University accepts transfer credits. The school accepts AP credit and IB credits. Additionally, Michigan Technological University has a summer session, so students can earn credits during the summer.

NOTE: Around 68% of students who start college at Michigan Technological University graduate within six years.

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Academic Options Yes No Note
Accelerated Degree Program
Transfer Credits Accepted
AP Credit Accepted
IB Credits Accepted
Summer Classes Available
New Student Orientation

Reminder: Michigan Technological University may have additional academic options available for new and transfering students. Make sure to check with the universty directly for any additional information.

What Classes Do I Have To Take At Michigan Technological University?

Michigan Technological University has a core curriculum, which means there are certain classes or types of classes all students must take to graduate.

Students are not required to fulfill a language requirement, but there is a math and science requirement.

Students are required to take a computer class to fufill the graduation requirements for Michigan Technological University.

Course Required?
2nd Language No
Math Yes
Science Yes
Computer Yes

Reminder: Check with Michigan Technological University directly for more information on requirements. Individual departments or majors may have additional required courses.

Majors at Michigan Technological University

When choosing a major, Michigan Technological University students have several choices to make. Scroll down to the bottom of this page to see a full list of majors offered at Michigan Technological University. Students must choose one of the majors offered by the college. Self-designed majors are not allowed. Michigan Technological University false.Michigan Technological University offers students the option to double major, if they would like. Student struggling to choose just one area of study may consider a double major.

NOTE: Declaring a double major may require more work but it can provide a unique combination of experience that helps students stand out when job searching or applying to a graduate program.

Frequently Asked Questions About Michigan Technological University

Does Michigan Technological University Have Services For Students With Disabilities?

🟨 Check with Michigan Technological University directly for information on any possible available services for students with disabilities.

Does Michigan Technological University Offer Online Classes?

✅ Michigan Technological University true for students who are interested in taking classes online.

Does Michigan Technological University Offer AP Credit?

✅ Michigan Technological University true Schools have different requirements for what AP scores they accept, so some students may not receive AP credit.

Does Michigan Technological University Have An Honors Program?

🟨 To learn more about any possible honors programs at Michigan Technological University, check with the school directly. Students must complete a senior project if they are in the Honors Program at Michigan Technological University.

Does Michigan Technological University Require Internships?

🟨 Michigan Technological University does not require an internship for all students, but does require an internship for students in some majors. Students can look for internships during the summer, or gain work experience with a part-time job.

Additional Information About Michigan Technological University

Michigan Technological University Library

The main library on campus is the J. R. Van Pelt and John and Ruanne Opie Library.

Dual Degree Programs at Michigan Technological University

A dual degree program allows a student to study and earn two degrees at the same time.

Michigan Technological University does not have any dual degree programs available for students.


What is ROTC?

The Reserve Officers' Training Corps, which is also commonly known as ROTC, is a leadership program that prepares students to serve in the U.S. Armed Forces after graduation. College level ROTC programs prepare students to become officers in the military through physical, academic, and leadership training. ROTC programs are part of the college curriculum and usually cover the cost of tuition.

Does Michigan Technological University have any ROTC programs?

Each branch of the miltary has its own ROTC program, but not every program is available at every college. Possible programs include Army ROTC, Air Force ROTC, and Navy ROTC.

Michigan Technological University has an Army ROTC program and an Air Force ROTC program.

Some ROTC programs are provided directly on campus and others are hosted at a cooperating instiution off campus. The ROTC program locations at Michigan Technological University include:

•an ARMY ROTC branch unit on campus

•an Air Force branch unit on campus

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