PROGRAMS AND RANKINGS

Michigan State University

About

Carnegie Classification

Comprehensive doctoral with medical/veterinary

Campus Setting

Rural: fringe

Religious Affiliation

None

Size
Source: IPEDS, 2007

Undergraduates

36,072

Graduate Students

8,265

Professional School Students

1,708

Undergraduate Selectivity
Source: IPEDS, 2009

Applicants

25,395

Accepted

18,392

Acceptance Rate

72%

SAT Math, 25th / 75th Percentile

540 / 660

SAT Verbal, 25th / 75th Percentile

470 / 610

Rankings of graduate programs from the latest National Research Council study.

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Animal Science

Ranked from 5-21 out of 60 peer programs

Crop and Soil Sciences

Ranked from 4-27 out of 116 peer programs

Entomology

Ranked from 8-24 out of 28 peer programs

Fisheries and Wildlife

Ranked from 33-72 out of 94 peer programs

Food Science

Ranked from 9-25 out of 31 peer programs

Forestry

Ranked from 5-21 out of 33 peer programs

Horticulture

Ranked from 11-47 out of 116 peer programs

Human Nutrition

Ranked from 29-43 out of 44 peer programs

Plant Biology

Ranked from 5-31 out of 116 peer programs

Plant Pathology

Ranked from 32-83 out of 116 peer programs

Zoology

Ranked from 23-59 out of 94 peer programs

American Studies

Ranked from 8-14 out of 22 peer programs

English

Ranked from 33-64 out of 119 peer programs

History

Ranked from 38-67 out of 137 peer programs

Music Education

Ranked from 16-37 out of 62 peer programs

Philosophy

Ranked from 45-61 out of 90 peer programs

Astrophysics and Astronomy

Ranked from 15-29 out of 33 peer programs

Chemistry

Ranked from 14-49 out of 178 peer programs

Geological Sciences

Ranked from 33-89 out of 141 peer programs

Mathematics

Ranked from 20-45 out of 127 peer programs

Physics

Ranked from 9-47 out of 161 peer programs

Statistics

Ranked from 26-42 out of 61 peer programs

Agricultural Economics

Ranked from 7-17 out of 28 peer programs

Anthropology

Ranked from 18-40 out of 82 peer programs

Criminal Justice

Ranked from 29-55 out of 118 peer programs

Economics

Ranked from 49-69 out of 117 peer programs

Geography

Ranked from 22-42 out of 49 peer programs

Linguistics

Ranked from 21-32 out of 52 peer programs

Political Science

Ranked from 18-34 out of 105 peer programs

Psychology

Ranked from 29-64 out of 236 peer programs

Sociology

Ranked from 36-67 out of 118 peer programs