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Located in Ypsilanti, Michigan, Eastern Michigan University is a public institution. Ypsilanti is a good match for students who enjoy the safety and convenience of the suburbs.

$24,606 Avg Cost After Aid (Undergrad)
75% Acceptance Rate

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Eastern Michigan University Rankings

These rankings may look different from those published by other outlets, because we use an outcomes-based approach rather than a subjective one. We get our data from a number of places, including the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the College Scorecard. For more information, check out our rankings and methodology page.

Program Level Awards

These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at Eastern Michigan.

Rank Ranking Name Share
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Where Is Eastern Michigan University?


Contact details for Eastern Michigan are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 900 Oakwood St., Ypsilanti, MI 48197
Phone: 734-487-1849

How Do I Get Into Eastern Michigan?

You can apply to Eastern Michigan online at:

Admission Requirements for Eastern Michigan

Submission Required?
High School GPA required
High School Rank neither required nor recommended
High School Transcript required
College Prep Program recommended
Recommendations considered but not required
SAT or ACT Scores required
TOEFL required

How Hard Is It To Get Into Eastern Michigan?

75% Acceptance Rate
65% Of Accepted Are Women
89% Submit SAT Scores
Eastern Michigan has an acceptance rate of 75%, which means that is not quite as selective as some other schools. Still, you'll need good grades and a solid application if you want to be admitted.

Approximately 35% of accepted students are men and 65% are women. The acceptance rate for men is 77%, and the acceptance rate for women is 74%.

Average Test Scores

About 89% of students accepted to Eastern Michigan submitted their SAT scores. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores ranged between 490 and 610. Math scores were between 490 and 590.

SAT Reading and Writing Scores for Eastern Michigan University  ( 490 to 610 )

SAT Math Scores for Eastern Michigan University  ( 490 to 590 )
Eastern Michigan received ACT scores from 20% of accepted students. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, ACT English scores ranged between 18 and 26. Math scores were between 17 and 26. Composite scores were between 19 and 26.

ACT English Scores for Eastern Michigan University  ( 18 to 26 )
ACT Math Scores for Eastern Michigan University  ( 17 to 26 )
ACT Composite Scores for Eastern Michigan University  ( 19 to 26 )

Can I Afford Eastern Michigan University?

$24,606 Net Price
59% Take Out Loans
8.7% Loan Default Rate
The overall average net price of Eastern Michigan is $24,606. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group.

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.

Student Loan Debt

It's not uncommon for college students to take out loans to pay for school. In fact, almost 66% of students nationwide depend at least partially on loans. At Eastern Michigan, approximately 59% of students took out student loans averaging $6,768 a year. That adds up to $27,072 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Eastern Michigan is 8.7%. Although this is lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, you'll still want to keep this in mind when taking out student loans.

Eastern Michigan University Undergraduate Student Diversity

9,630 Full-Time Undergraduates
61% Women
31% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 13,572 undergraduate students at Eastern Michigan, with 9,630 being full-time and 3,942 being part-time.


There are also 2,722 graduate students at the school.

Gender Diversity

Of the 9,630 full-time undergraduates at Eastern Michigan, 39% are male and 61% are female.


Racial-Ethnic Diversity

The racial-ethnic breakdown of Eastern Michigan University students is as follows.

Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 283
Black or African American 1,604
Hispanic or Latino 738
White 5,788
International Students 179
Other Races/Ethnicities 1,038

Geographic Diversity

Michigan students aren't the only ones who study at Eastern Michigan University. At this time, 25 states are represented by the student population at the school.

Over 87 countries are represented at Eastern Michigan. The most popular countries sending students to the school are India, China, and Saudi Arabia.

Online Learning at Eastern Michigan University

10,692 Took All Classes Online
15,851 Took At Least One Class Online
110.3% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
In 2019-2020, 15,851 students took at least one online class at the school.

The following chart shows how the online learning population at Eastern Michigan has changed over the last few years.


This school is the 2nd most popular in Michigan for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2019-2020.

Online Growth Rankings of Eastern Michigan

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Eastern Michigan University was 110.3%. This is the #250 largest growth rate of all schools that are mostly online. This refers to all students at Eastern Michigan regardless of major.

When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.

Eastern Michigan University Nursing Concentrations

The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.

Nursing Science 0
Registered Nursing 0


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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