Lawrence Technological University

Southfield, MI

School Background

2022 Undergraduate Enrollment: 1,906
Graduate Enrollment: 599
Master's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs
Highest degree awarded: Graduate
Religious Affiliation: None

Campus Details

Small City (<100k)
Four-year, small, highly residential // full-time, inclusive, higher transfer-in

Applicant and Admittance Traits

2022 Admission Rate: 81.07%

Male/Female: 72% / 28% (2017)

First generation college students: 22.3% (2017)
Percentage of students who are married when enrolled: 4.0% (2017)
Percentage of students who are veterans: 1.9% (2011)

Test scores for admission: Neither required or recommended
2020 Median Admit SAT: 1,157


2020 Median Admit ACT: 24


Appliants applying to 2+ schools: 61.0% (2017)
Appliants applying to 3+ schools: 38.6% (2017)
Appliants applying to 4+ schools: 23.8% (2017)
Appliants applying to 5+ schools: 16.3% (2017)

Ethnicity Information

White: 65.2%
Black: 11.6%
Hispanic: 4.3%
Asian: 2.7%
American Indian/Alaska Native: 0.3%
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 0.1%
2+ races: 2.5%
Non-resident alien: 9.8%
Unknown race: 3.6%

Costs & Fees

2022 Average Tuition & Fees (Room/Board/Books): $51,676
In-State tuition: $37,680
Out-of-State tuition: $37,680

Estimated books and supplies: $1,598 (2022)
Estimated on-campus room & board: $11,055 (2022)
Estimated on-campus other fees: $4,670 (2022)

Estimated off-campus room & board: $11,055 (2022)
Estimated off-campus other fees: $4,670 (2022)

Average Family Income: $86,086 (2017)
Median Family Income: $63,637 (2017)

Scholarships & Financial Aid

Percentage of students receiving Pell Grant: 20.6%
Percentage of students with Federal Loans: 45.9%

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

Household Income Net Cost
0-$30k $30,111
$30k-48k $29,847
$48k-75k $34,728
$75k-110k $35,686
$110k+ $35,391

Graduate Outcomes & Job Placements

4-year graduation rate: 21%
6-year graduation rate: 56%

1 year post-graduation workforce participation: 97.6% (2020)

Loans

Median federal debt for graduates: $27,000 (2021)
Median federal debt for non-graduates: $9,500 (2021)

Median federal debt for first-generation graduates: $22,250 (2021)
Median federal debt for Pell grant recipient graduates: $22,334 (2021)

Ability to Repay Loans

Graduates, % of Loans in Repayment
(Non-delinquent/default)
Percentage
@1 Year 76.2% (2015)
@3 year 81.5% (2017)
@5 year 86.6% (2017)


1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid (Non-delinquent/default) - Pell Grant Recipients: 50.6% (2015)
1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid - 1st Generation Attendees: 59.1% (2015)

Earnings Power

Median earnings, 1 year post graduation: $66,772 (2020)
Median earnings, 4 years post graduation: $76,070 (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)
Master's Degree City/Urban, Community and Regional Planning. 3
Bachelor's Degree Interior Architecture. 7
Bachelor's Degree Architectural Sciences and Technology. 54
Master's Degree Architectural Sciences and Technology. 38 $418 $56,550 ($4,713)
Bachelor's Degree Communication and Media Studies. 7
Bachelor's Degree Radio, Television, and Digital Communication. 10
Bachelor's Degree Graphic Communications. 7
Bachelor's Degree Computer and Information Sciences, General. 7
Master's Degree Computer and Information Sciences, General. 22
Bachelor's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 10
Master's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 43 $933 $96,900 ($8,075) $105,575 ($8,798)
Doctoral Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 5
Graduate/Professional Certificate Business Administration, Management and Operations. 6
Bachelor's Degree Accounting and Related Services. 2
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Entrepreneurial and Small Business Operations. 4
Bachelor's Degree Finance and Financial Management Services. 2
Master's Degree International Business. 5
Bachelor's Degree Management Information Systems and Services. 1
Bachelor's Degree Marketing. 4
Bachelor's Degree Construction Management. 8
Graduate/Professional Certificate Construction Management. 2
Associate's Degree Engineering Technology, General. 1
Bachelor's Degree Engineering Technology, General. 16 $81,537 ($6,795)
Master's Degree Engineering Technology, General. 7
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Electrical Engineering Technologies/Technicians. 1
Bachelor's Degree Electrical Engineering Technologies/Technicians. 14
Graduate/Professional Certificate Electrical Engineering Technologies/Technicians. 1
Master's Degree Engineering-Related Fields. 19
Associate's Degree Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities. 8
Bachelor's Degree Biochemistry, Biophysics and Molecular Biology. 3
Bachelor's Degree Mathematics. 1
Bachelor's Degree Chemistry. 1
Bachelor's Degree Physics. 1
Bachelor's Degree Psychology, General. 5
Bachelor's Degree Design and Applied Arts. 12 $76,633 ($6,386) $73,249 ($6,104)
Master's Degree Design and Applied Arts. 2
Bachelor's Degree Computer Science. 21 $27,000 $286 $61,242 ($5,104) $88,353 ($7,363)
Master's Degree Computer Science. 7
Graduate/Professional Certificate Computer/Information Technology Administration and Management. 1
Master's Degree Educational/Instructional Media Design. 2
Master's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas. 2
Master's Degree Architectural Engineering. 6
Bachelor's Degree Biomedical/Medical Engineering. 20 $27,000 $281
Master's Degree Biomedical/Medical Engineering. 3
Bachelor's Degree Civil Engineering. 16 $30,197
Master's Degree Civil Engineering. 8
Doctoral Degree Civil Engineering. 3
Bachelor's Degree Computer Engineering. 4
Master's Degree Computer Engineering. 10
Bachelor's Degree Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering. 22 $77,956 ($6,496)
Bachelor's Degree Mechanical Engineering. 70 $27,000 $286 $74,147 ($6,179) $89,324 ($7,444)
Master's Degree Mechanical Engineering. 26
Master's Degree Systems Engineering. 6
Master's Degree Construction Engineering. 7
Bachelor's Degree Industrial Engineering. 4
Master's Degree Industrial Engineering. 13
Doctoral Degree Manufacturing Engineering. 4
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Mechatronics, Robotics, and Automation Engineering. 1
Bachelor's Degree Mechatronics, Robotics, and Automation Engineering. 5
Master's Degree Engineering, Other. 30


Campus Resources

Average faculty salary: $72,162
Full time faculty: 43%

Undergraduate student-to-faculty ratio: 11.0

School's endowment start of year: $48,664,872 (2022)
School's endowment end of year: $57,917,708 (2022)