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Michigan Technological University

Houghton, Michigan

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Michigan Technological University

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

About Michigan Technological University

Michigan Technological University (commonly referred to as Michigan Tech, MTU, or simply Tech) is a public research university located in Houghton, Michigan, United States. Its main campus sits on 925 acres (374 ha) on a bluff overlooking Portage Lake. 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.

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Located in Houghton, Michigan.

1400 Townsend Drive, Houghton, MI, 49931-1295, Houghton County

Michigan Technological University Rankings

Prepler rankings are based on rigorous and in-depth analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education.

2023 Best Colleges in America

#188 of 6828

2023 Best Colleges in Michigan

#5 of 171

Best Computer systems networking and telecommunications Colleges & Universities in America

#3 of 630

Most Popular Majors

The most popular major at Michigan Technological University is Engineering followed by Business Management, Computer Sciences, Biomedical and Physical Sciences.

Graduation Rate

Graduation rate of college is a strong indicator of success of the college’s students in attaining their educational goals. Prepler defines graduation rate as the percentage of first-time, full-time students who graduated from Michigan Technological University within four or six years.

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Notable Alumni