Western Michigan University

The Western Michigan University is established in and located at Kalamazoo, Michigan 49008-5200. Being part of public higher education institution that offers 269 degrees of study overall and has a common calendar system as Semester . The Western Michigan University provides Public‚ 4-year or above and has City: Small setting for the students.

The programs that are offered in Western Michigan University consists of Graduate degree or certificate offering, Undergraduate degree or certificate offering, Doctor’s degree, Doctor’s degree - research/scholarship and professional practice in more than 28 Subject areas as well as 195 specializations.

Contact Details

1903 West Michigan Avenue
Kalamazoo, MI 49008-5200
Ph: 2147483647
Fax: 0
Official Website

Western Michigan University
: Public‚ 4-year or above
Awards offered
Graduate degree or certificate offering
Undergraduate degree or certificate offering
Doctor’s degree
Doctor’s degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
: Yes
Calendar system
: Semester
Undergraduate application fee
: $ 40
Graduate application fee
: $ 50

Admissions & Requirements

Western Michigan University Undergraduate application fees is $40 and Graduate application fees $50. Below tables shows Western Michigan University admission requirements, Act and SAT test scores percentile.

Admissions : www.wmich.edu/admissions/

Applications: www.wmich.edu/apply/


  Required Recommended Neither Required nor Recommended
Secondary school GPA    
Secondary school rank    
Secondary school record    
Completion of college-preparatory program    
Formal demonstration of competencies    
Admission test scores    
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)    

SAT & ACT Tests Statistics

Test Scores 25th Percentile 75th Percentile
ACT Composite 19 25
ACT English 19 25
ACT Math 18 25

Tuition & Financial Aid

Financial Aid:



Tuition In-District In-State Out-Of-State
Average Tuition for Full-Time Undergraduates $9,464 $891 $327
Required Fees for Full-Time Undergraduates $9,464 $891 $327
Per Credit Hour Charge for Part-Time Undergraduates $23,218 $891 $803
Average Tuition Full-Time Graduates $11,921 $891 $497
Required Fees for Full-Time Graduates $11,921 $891 $497
Per Credit Hour Charge Part-Time Graduates $25,248 $891 $1,052

Historical Expenses Data

campus 2013-14 2012-13 2011-12 2010-11
On campus, room and board $8,687 $8,414 $8,249 $8,095
On campus, other expenses $2,290 $3,260 $3,259 $3,194
Off campus (not with family), room and board $8,582 $8,006 $7,849 $7,695
Off campus (not with family), other expenses $2,290 $3,260 $3,259 $3,194
Off campus (with family), other expenses $3,864 $4,567 $4,566 $4,476


Sports NCAA/NAIA member NCAA/NAIA conference number
Football Mid-American Conference
Basketball Mid-American Conference
Baseball Mid-American Conference
Cross Country/Track Mid-American Conference


Scholarship Name Majors Award amount Deadline Awards available
Administrative Professional Association Scholarship All Fields of Study $500 Varies Varies
Harold and Beulah McKee Scholarship Fund All Fields of Study $1,000 1-Apr Varies
Undergraduate Research and Creative Activities Award Program All Fields of Study $1,200 Varies Varies

Western Michigan University Majors with degree levels

The Western Michigan University is up with semester based academics that offer 195 majors.

  • Bachelor Degree : 146 Majors
  • Master Degree : 87 Majors
  • Doctrate Degree : 36 Majors

Natural Resources and Conservation

Architecture and Related Services

Area‚ Ethnic‚ Cultural‚ Gender‚ and Group Studies

Communication‚ Journalism‚ and Related Programs

Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services


  Certificate Number of less than 1-year certificate programs offered +
Number of 1-year, but less than-2-year certificate programs offered +
Number of 2-year, but less than 4-year certificate programs offered
Associate Bachelor Masters Doctrate Number of Doctor's degree-research/scholarship programs offered +
Number of Doctor's degree-professional practice programs offered +
Number of Doctor's degree-other programs offered
Educational Leadership and Administration‚ General
Administration of Special Education
Educational‚ Instructional‚ and Curriculum Supervision
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration
Superintendency and Educational System Administration
Educational Administration and Supervision‚ Other
Educational/Instructional Technology
Educational Evaluation and Research
Educational Assessment‚ Evaluation‚ and Research‚ Other
Social and Philosophical Foundations of Education
Special Education and Teaching‚ General
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Emotional Disturbances
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Mental Retardation
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Vision Impairments Including Blindness
Special Education and Teaching‚ Other
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services
College Student Counseling and Personnel Services
Elementary Education and Teaching
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching
Teacher Education‚ Multiple Levels
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
Art Teacher Education
Business Teacher Education
English/Language Arts Teacher Education
Health Teacher Education
Family and Consumer Sciences/Home Economics Teacher Education
Technology Teacher Education/Industrial Arts Teacher Education
Mathematics Teacher Education
Music Teacher Education
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching
Reading Teacher Education
Science Teacher Education/General Science Teacher Education
Social Science Teacher Education
Social Studies Teacher Education
Technical Teacher Education
Biology Teacher Education
Chemistry Teacher Education
French Language Teacher Education
German Language Teacher Education
History Teacher Education
Physics Teacher Education
Spanish Language Teacher Education
Geography Teacher Education
Latin Teacher Education
Earth Science Teacher Education


Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields

Foreign Languages‚ Literatures‚ and Linguistics

Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences

English Language and Literature/Letters

Liberal Arts and Sciences‚ General Studies and Humanities

Biological and Biomedical Sciences

Mathematics and Statistics

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Parks‚ Recreation‚ Leisure and Fitness Studies

Philosophy and Religious Studies

Physical Sciences


Homeland Security‚ Law Enforcement‚ Firefighting‚ and Related Protective Service

Public Administration and Social Service Professions

Social Sciences

Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians

Transportation and Materials Moving

Visual and Performing Arts

Health Professions and Related Programs

Business‚ Management‚ Marketing‚ and Related Support Services


Note: Information stated about Western Michigan University College are been referred from IPDES. For the updated information like Application Cost, Admission requirements, Tuition fee, Majors and for more, please visit the official website of Western Michigan University College.