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Northern Michigan University

Marquette, Michigan

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Northern Michigan University

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About Northern Michigan University

Northern Michigan University (NMU) is a four-year college public university established in 1899 and located in Marquette, in the Upper Peninsula of the U.S. state of Michigan. With enrollment of about 8,000 undergraduate and graduate students, Northern Michigan University is the Upper Peninsula's largest university.

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Located in Marquette, Michigan.

1401 Presque Isle Avenue, Marquette, MI, 49855-5301, Marquette County

Northern Michigan 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

#913 of 6828

2023 Best Colleges in Michigan

#26 of 171

Best Nursing administration Colleges & Universities in America

#8 of 28

Most Popular Majors

The most popular major at Northern Michigan University is Medical followed by Business Management, Education, Biomedical and Visual/Performing Arts.

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 Northern Michigan University within four or six years.

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Notable Alumni