#754 Overall Influence #891 Desirability Rank

Eastern Michigan University

Comprehensive, co-educational public university in Ypsilanti, Michigan, United States

From Wikipedia

Eastern Michigan University , is a public research university in Ypsilanti, Michigan, United States. The university was founded in 1849 as Michigan State Normal School. Today, the university is governed by an eight-member board of regents whose members are appointed by the governor of Michigan for eight-year terms. The school belongs to the Mid-American Conference and is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. Since 1991 EMU athletes have been known as "Eagles" and the school mascot, Swoop, was officially adopted by the university three years later. It is classified among "R2: Doctoral Universities – High research activity".

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Admissions

What does this school look for?

Annual Applications

15,957

Acceptance

75%

Graduation Rate

47%

Median SAT Score

1080

Median ACT Score

22

Costs

How much does it cost to attend?

Tuition (in-state)

$13,500

Fees (in-state)

$1,795

After Graduation

Averages for 10 years after enrolling

Avg Earnings

$43,900

Employed

88%

Campus Life

What's it like to attend this school?

The People

Full time on-campus stats

Student Body

14K

Under-Grads

12K

Graduates

2K

The Campus

Where will you be attending?

Location

900 Oakwood St., Ypsilanti MI 48197

On Campus Crime Rates

Property Crime

8 per 100K

Violent Crime

1 per 100K

City Crime Rates

Property Crime

26 per 100K

Violent Crime

8 per 100K

What is Eastern Michigan University known for?

Our answer to this is to show you the disciplines in which a school's faculty and alumni have had the highest historical influence. A school may be influential in a discipline even if they do not offer degrees in that area. We've organized two lists to show where they are influential and offer corresponding degrees, and where they are influential through scholarship although they don't offer degrees in the disciplines.

Top areas of influence with degrees offered

#223 World Rank
Education
#390 World Rank
Business
#365 World Rank
History
#724 World Rank
Medical
#381 World Rank
Communications
#773 World Rank
Literature
#697 World Rank
Mathematics
#709 World Rank
Political Science
#606 World Rank
Philosophy
#491 World Rank
Psychology
#256 World Rank
Sociology
#1009 World Rank
Computer Science
#1550 World Rank
Engineering
#1486 World Rank
Biology
#523 World Rank
Earth Sciences
#970 World Rank
Economics
#350 World Rank
Criminal Justice
#671 World Rank
Nursing
#1924 World Rank
Physics
#2181 World Rank
Religious Studies
#2601 World Rank
Chemistry
#697 World Rank
Social Work
#1012 World Rank
Anthropology

Other areas of influence

#587 World Rank
Law

Influential People

Who are Eastern Michigan University's Most influential alumni?

Eastern Michigan University 's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Education, Sociology, and Criminal Justice

Marvin B. Rosenberry

Marvin B. Rosenberry

American judge

Clement Chukwu

Nigerian sprinter

Jake Metcalfe

American politician

Trish Brown

Trish Brown

Education advocate

Zach Gowen

Zach Gowen

American professional wrestler

Frank Douglas Garrett

American basketball player

Ann Purmell

American writer

Rocky Roe

Former baseball umpire from the United States

Charles Kettles

Charles Kettles

United States Army Medal of Honor recipient

Arthur F. Lederle

Arthur F. Lederle

United States federal judge

Ingrid Sheldon

American mayor

Paul McMullen

Athletics competitor