Kettering University

Flint, MI

School Background

2022 Undergraduate Enrollment: 1,496
Graduate Enrollment: 342
Master's Colleges & Universities: Medium Programs
Highest degree awarded: Graduate
Religious Affiliation: None

Campus Details

Small City (<100k)
Four-year, small, primarily residential // full-time, more selective, lower transfer-in

Applicant and Admittance Traits

2022 Admission Rate: 85.59%

Male/Female: 81% / 19% (2017)

First generation college students: 18.2% (2017)
Percentage of students who are married when enrolled: 1.5% (2014)
Percentage of students who are veterans:

Test scores for admission: Considered but not required
2022 Median Admit SAT: 1,257
SAT 25th Percentile - 75th: 1140 - 1340

2022 Median Admit ACT: 28
ACT 25th Percentile - 75th: 25 - 31

Appliants applying to 2+ schools: 64.4% (2017)
Appliants applying to 3+ schools: 47.7% (2017)
Appliants applying to 4+ schools: 32.7% (2017)
Appliants applying to 5+ schools: 20.4% (2017)

Ethnicity Information

White: 78.6%
Black: 2.1%
Hispanic: 4.5%
Asian: 6.6%
American Indian/Alaska Native: 0.1%
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 0.1%
2+ races: 3.8%
Non-resident alien: 2.6%
Unknown race: 1.7%

Costs & Fees

2022 Average Tuition & Fees (Room/Board/Books): $58,080
In-State tuition: $44,380
Out-of-State tuition: $44,380

Estimated books and supplies: $1,100 (2022)
Estimated on-campus room & board: $8,400 (2022)
Estimated on-campus other fees: $4,200 (2022)

Estimated off-campus room & board: $8,400 (2022)
Estimated off-campus other fees: $4,200 (2022)

Average Family Income: $98,256 (2017)
Median Family Income: $88,308 (2017)

Scholarships & Financial Aid

Percentage of students receiving Pell Grant: 17.7%
Percentage of students with Federal Loans: 70.3%

Median federal loan debt at graduation: $27,000 (2021)
Median federal loan payment: $286 (2021)

Household Income Net Cost
0-$30k $28,064
$30k-48k $30,431
$48k-75k $32,194
$75k-110k $34,123
$110k+ $36,187

Graduate Outcomes & Job Placements

4-year graduation rate: 10%
6-year graduation rate: 70%

1 year post-graduation workforce participation: 98.1% (2020)

Loans

Median federal debt for graduates: $27,000 (2021)
Median federal debt for non-graduates: $23,250 (2021)

Median federal debt for first-generation graduates: $27,000 (2021)
Median federal debt for Pell grant recipient graduates: $28,000 (2021)

Ability to Repay Loans

Graduates, % of Loans in Repayment
(Non-delinquent/default)
Percentage
@1 Year 95.1% (2015)
@3 year 96.2% (2017)
@5 year 96.7% (2017)


1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid (Non-delinquent/default) - Pell Grant Recipients: 76.1% (2015)
1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid - 1st Generation Attendees: 82.4% (2015)

Earnings Power

Median earnings, 1 year post graduation: $76,368 (2020)
Median earnings, 4 years post graduation: $92,969 (2020)

Popular Majors

Type of Degree Major 2022 Graduates Median Federal Debt Median Monthly Payment 1yr Median Earnings (monthly gross) 4yr Median Earnings (monthly gross)
Bachelor's Degree Computer Science. 22 $27,500 $292 $80,129 ($6,677) $91,590 ($7,633)
Master's Degree Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, Other. 70 $302 $106,979 ($8,915) $129,972 ($10,831)
Bachelor's Degree Chemical Engineering. 20 $29,000 $307 $75,500 ($6,292)
Bachelor's Degree Computer Engineering. 29 $29,984 $318 $80,570 ($6,714)
Bachelor's Degree Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering. 41 $30,080 $318 $80,112 ($6,676) $88,785 ($7,399)
Bachelor's Degree Engineering Physics. 4
Master's Degree Engineering Science. 32
Bachelor's Degree Mechanical Engineering. 198 $28,000 $297 $76,987 ($6,416) $91,536 ($7,628)
Bachelor's Degree Industrial Engineering. 24 $81,804 ($6,817) $85,107 ($7,092)
Master's Degree Engineering-Related Fields. 27
Bachelor's Degree Biology, General. 6
Bachelor's Degree Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology. 11
Bachelor's Degree Applied Mathematics. 14
Bachelor's Degree Chemistry. 1
Bachelor's Degree Physics. 6
Bachelor's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 11
Master's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 50 $362 $105,122 ($8,760) $119,823 ($9,985)


Campus Resources

Average faculty salary: $78,939
Full time faculty: 100%

Undergraduate student-to-faculty ratio: 12.0

School's endowment start of year: $88,333,064 (2022)
School's endowment end of year: $110,952,886 (2022)