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SVSU Fact Sheet-Fall 2007

 

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Enrollment

 
Number
Percent
Total Headcount
9,662
100.0%
     
Level    
Undergrad
7,489
77.51%
Graduate
1,593
16.49%
Teacher Cert.
296
3.06%
Specialist
85
0.88%
Non-Degree
199
2.06%
     
Full/Part-Time    
Full-Time
6,656
68.89%
Part-Time
3,006
31.11%
     
Gender    
Male
3,700
38.29%
Female
5,962
61.71%
     
Ethnicity    
Native American
34
0.35%
Asian American
66
0.68%
African American
630
6.52%
Hispanic
183
1.89%
White
7,928
82.05%
International (Non-Canadian)
303
3.14%
Canadian
49
0.51%
Multi-Racial
208
2.15%
Unknown
261
2.70%
     
Geographic Origin    
Saginaw County
2,327
24.08%
Bay County
1,080
11.18%
Midland County
561
5.81%
Tuscola County
574
5.94%
Genesee County
695
7.19%
Huron County
299
3.09%
Other Michigan Counties
3,729
38.59%
Other States
45
0.47%
International/Canadian
352
3.64%
     
Age    
Under age 25
6,373
65.96%
Age 25 and over
3,289
34.04%
     
Average Age-Undergraduates
23
 
Average Age-Graduates
34
 
     
College    
Arts and Behavioral Sciences
2,000
20.7%
Business and Management
1,030
10.7%
Education
3,234
33.5%
Science, Eng and Technology
1,134
11.7%
Nursing
1,274
13.2%
Undecided
791
8.2%
Non-Degree
199
2.1%
     
Fall 2007 FTE: 7,808.63 (IPEDS formula)
     
Fall 2007 average class size: 23.26

Degrees Conferred to Date

Baccalaureate
22,883
 
Graduate
8,301
 
Specialist
189
 

Degrees Offered

Bachelor of Applied Studies
Bachelor of Arts
Bachelor of Fine Arts
Bachelor of Science
Bachelor of Business Administration
Bachelor of Professional Accountancy
Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering
Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering
Bachelor of Science in Nursing
Bachelor of Social Work
Master of Arts/Administrative Science
Master of Arts/Communication and Digital Media Design
Master of Arts in Teaching
Master of Business Administration
Master of Education
Master of Science/Health Leadership
Master of Science in Nursing
Master of Science in Occupational Therapy
Specialist in Education

Accreditations

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools
Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology
Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education
American Chemical Society
Council on Social Work Education
National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education
The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business-AACSB International
National League for Nursing

Faculty

Of SVSU's 282 full-time faculty, 79% hold the highest degrees in their field (usually doctorates).

Financial Aid

SVSU offers a full range of financial assistance to students, including:
  • Need Based grants, loans, and scholarship
  • Scholarships based on academic and other achievements
  • College Work-Study employment
  • Cooperative Education employment
  • Internships in selected majors

Athletics

SVSU is a member of the Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) and National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA), Division II. There are nine intercollegiate sports open to men and nine to women.