Accreditations & Rankings

Accreditations & Rankings

Institutional Accreditation

Michigan Tech is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC). HLC accredits degree-granting post-secondary educational institutions in the North Central region.

Rankings and Accolades

Michigan Tech's programs are nationally recognized and earn praise for academic excellence, graduate employability, and value, as well as safety and quality of life.

  • Michigan Best Colleges 2021
  • Niche Best Colleges 2022
  • U.S. News National Universities Ranked MS Applied Stats Program

Recent rankings include:

U.S. News & World Report

  • #148 National Universities
  • #67 Top Public Schools

Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Education

  • Ranked #81 Best Public University in the U.S. (2022)

Niche

2022

  • #33 Top Public Universities in American
    • #3 Best Colleges in Michigan
  • #16 Best Colleges with No Application Fee in America
    • #1 Best Colleges with No Application Fee in Michigan
  • #39 Colleges with the Best Professors in America
    • #2 Colleges with the Best Professors in Michigan
  • #54 Best Value Colleges in America
    • #2 Best Value Colleges in Michigan

BestColleges

2022

  • Top 3 Best Colleges in Michigan
  • Top 10 Best Online Colleges in Michigan

Forbes.com

  • #12 in the U.S. for public universities whose graduates earn the highest mid-career salaries (2017)

Money.com

  • Ranked #122 out of 730 Best Colleges in the U.S. (2020)
  • Ranked as a Top 25 Public University with the highest return on investment (2018)

SmartAsset

  • #1 in Michigan comparing the cost of a college education to graduates’ average starting salaries (2018)

Princeton Review

  • Ranked among 385 Best Colleges (2019)


Our Masters in Applied Statistics Online

Michigan Tech is committed to providing career-enhancing online Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) programs that combine academic excellence and affordability. As a student, you’ll build off of your existing professional experience and emerge with the specialized knowledge to become an innovator and thought leader in your area of practice.