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Wayne State University

Wayne State University

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Wayne State University is a very large (over 20,000 students) public, 4 year or above school located in the Great Lakes region in a large city setting. The highest degree offered is a Doctor's degree and the school is comprised of a majority of undergraduates. The most popular areas of study at Wayne State University include: Psychology, General with 316 Bachelors awards; Social Work with 314 Masters awards; Medicine with 282 PhD professional practice awards; Business Administration and Management, General with 272 Masters awards; Library and Information Science with 198 Masters awards;. Wayne State University is located at 656 West Kirby Street in Detroit, MI 48202.

Wayne State University Facts

Wayne State University is located at 656 West Kirby Street in Detroit, MI 48202

Total Applicants: 10,249
Percent Admitted: 81%
Dorm Capacity: 2,361
Graduation Rate: 26%
Retention Rate: 77%
Undergrads Under 18: 2%
Undergrads Between 18 - 24: 68%
Undergrads Between 25 - 64: 30%

Wayne State University telephone number: (313) 577-2424

Wayne State University is also known as WSU

The highest degree offered is: Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice

Wayne State University Tuition and Fees

Tuition and Fees: $10,190
Total Cost In State: $22,265
Total Cost Out of State: $33,810

Admissions stats for Wayne State University

Your chances are around 81% based on admission statistics for Wayne State University.

Student Demographics at Wayne State University
Wayne State University Demographics
Totals: 5,682
     Males: 2,358 (41% of total)
     Females: 3,324 (59% of total)
Asians: 403
     Asian Males: 183 (3% of total)
     Asian Females: 220 (4% of total)
Blacks: 932
     Black Males: 254 (4% of total)
     Black Females: 678 (12% of total)
Hispanics: 128
     Hispanic Males: 44 (1% of total)
     Hispanic Females: 84 (1% of total)
Native Americans: 24
     Native American Males: 8 (0% of total)
     Native American Females: 16 (0% of total)
Hawaiians: 2
     Hawaiian Males: 1 (0% of total)
     Hawaiian Females: 1 (0% of total)
Mixed Race: 36
     Mixed Race Males: 12 (0% of total)
     Mixed Race Females: 24 (0% of total)
Whites: 3,305
     White Males: 1,414 (25% of total)
     White Females: 1,891 (33% of total)
Foreign Students: 451
     Foreign Males: 274 (5% of total)
     Foreign Females: 177 (3% of total)
Most Popular Majors at Wayne State University
Area of Study  (degrees awarded)
Psychology, General
(316 Bachelors degrees)
Social Work
(314 Masters degrees)
(282 PhD professional practice degrees)
Business Administration and Management, General
(272 Masters degrees)
Library and Information Science
(198 Masters degrees)
Biology/Biological Sciences, General
(183 Bachelors degrees)
(165 PhD professional practice degrees)
Organizational Behavior Studies
(131 Bachelors degrees)
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies
(125 Bachelors degrees)
Social Work
(107 Bachelors degrees)
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
(92 Bachelors degrees)
Art/Art Studies, General
(92 Bachelors degrees)
(89 Bachelors degrees)
(86 PhD professional practice degrees)
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
(79 Bachelors degrees)
Secondary Education and Teaching
(78 Masters degrees)
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General
(73 Bachelors degrees)
Political Science and Government, General
(70 Bachelors degrees)
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering
(68 Masters degrees)
Finance, General
(65 Bachelors degrees)
Adult Health Nurse/Nursing
(62 Masters degrees)
English Language and Literature, General
(52 Bachelors degrees)
Music, General
(46 Bachelors degrees)
Special Education and Teaching, General
(46 Masters degrees)
Elementary Education and Teaching
(44 Masters degrees)
Physical Therapy/Therapist
(43 PhD professional practice degrees)
Special Education and Teaching, General
(42 Bachelors degrees)
Communication Sciences and Disorders, General
(41 Masters degrees)
Maternal/Child Health and Neonatal Nurse/Nursing
(40 Masters degrees)
Speech Communication and Rhetoric
(39 Masters degrees)
Wayne State University Weather
Wayne State University Avg Annual Weather
Average Temperature: 49.00 (Fahrenheit)
Average Precipitation: 30.52 (inches of rain)
Umbrella Days: 67.44 (days you might need an umbrella)
Average Snowfall: 36.32 (inches of snow)
Snow Days: 56.33 (days with 1 inch of snow on the ground)
Average Humidity: 70.54 (% humidity)
Average Windspeed: 11.78 (mph)
Add Your 2 Cents
What's the best feature of Wayne State University?
 Fast Internet
 Creative/Artsy Girls
 Liberal Student Body
 Quality of Campus Food
 Library Quantity
 Greek Housing
 Scenic Campus

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