Central Michigan University | Main
1200 S. Franklin , St. Mount Pleasant, Michigan, United States
St. Mount Pleasant, Michigan
Founded 1892
Total Students: 15465+

About

Central Michigan University is a leading public research institution located in Mount Pleasant, Michigan. We are committed to providing a comprehensive education that prepares students for successful careers and lifelong learning. With over 14,000 students enrolled, we offer more than 200 programs across various academic fields, including business, education, health professions, humanities, social and behavioral sciences, STEM and more. Central Michigan University is known for being one of the largest public institutions in Michigan, with an essential liberal arts foundation. It is known, too, for having the lowest tuition increase in the last 10 years among all public colleges in the state. CMU also offers various programs online. Every student deserves an inclusive and equitable learning environment, and we strive to make that a reality through our commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. Explore what CMU offers and why we are a top choice for higher education in the Midwest.

Financials

  • Description Sub Total
  • Avg Yearly Cost of Living US$13,000.00
  • Avg Cost of Tuition/Year US$19,034.25
  • Estimated Total/Year US$32,034.25

Programs at the school

MPA in State and Local Concentration

Tuition: US$16,650.00

Application Fee: US$65.00

Master in Public Administration -

Jan 2025

Bachelor of Arts - BA in History

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

Bachelor of Arts - BA in History -

Jan 2025

MA in Economics

Tuition: US$16,650.00

Application Fee: US$65.00

Master of Arts in Economics -

Jan 2025

Bachelor in Public History

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

Bachelor in Public History -

Jan 2025

MA in Creative Writing

Tuition: US$16,650.00

Application Fee: US$65.00

Master of Arts in Creative Writing -

Jan 2025

BS in Environmental Science

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

Bachelor of Science in Environmental Science -

Jan 2025

BS in Integrative Public Relations

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

Bachelor of Science in Integrative Public Relations -

Jan 2025

BSc in Military Science Minor

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

Bachelor of Science in Military Science Minor -

Aug 2024

Bachelor in Sociology: Social and Criminal Justice

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

Bachelor in Sociology: Social and Criminal Justice -

Jan 2025

BS in Geographic Information Sciences

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

Bachelor of Science in Geographic Information Sciences -

Jan 2025

BS in Biology (Ecology, Evolution, and Conservation)

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

Bachelor of Science in Biology (Ecology, Evolution, and Conservation) -

Jan 2025

BS in Geology

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

Bachelor of Science in Geology -

Jan 2025

Bachelor of Arts - BA in Sociology

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

Bachelor of Arts - BA in Sociology -

Jan 2025

Bachelor of Arts - BA in German

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

Bachelor of Arts - BA in German -

Jan 2025

Master in Music - MM in Composition Concentration

Tuition: US$16,650.00

Application Fee: US$65.00

Master in Music -

Jan 2025

BS in Environmental Studies

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

Bachelor of Science in Environmental Studies -

Jan 2025

BS in Biology - Biomedical, Cellular, and Molecular Biology

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

Bachelor of Science in Biology - Biomedical, Cellular, and Molecular Biology -

Jan 2025

BSBA in Information Systems

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

BSBA in Information Systems -

Jan 2025

Bachelor in Sport Management

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

Bachelor in Sport Management -

Jan 2025

Bachelor of Arts - BA in Statistics

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

Bachelor of Arts - BA in Statistics -

Jan 2025

BSBA in Purchasing and Supply Management

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

BSBA in Purchasing and Supply Management -

Jan 2025

BA in Music Education

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

Bachelor of Arts in Music Education -

Aug 2024

MS in Biology

Tuition: US$16,650.00

Application Fee: US$65.00

Master of Science in Biology -

Jan 2025

Master of Business Administration - MBA

Tuition: US$16,650.00

Application Fee: US$65.00

Master of Business Administration -

Jan 2025

BS in Neuroscience: Clinical Health

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

Bachelor of Science in Neuroscience: Clinical Health -

Jan 2025

Graduate Certificate in Digital Mangement, MSA

Tuition: US$16,650.00

Application Fee: US$65.00

Graduate Certificate in Digital Mangement, MSA -

Aug 2024

Master of Arts in History

Tuition: US$16,650.00

Application Fee: US$65.00

Master of Arts in History -

Jan 2025

BS in Information Technology

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

Bachelor of Science in Information Technology -

Aug 2024

MS in Exercise Physiology

Tuition: US$16,650.00

Application Fee: US$65.00

Master of Science in Exercise Physiology -

Jan 2025

Bachelor in Public Health

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

Bachelor in Public Health -

Jan 2025

Bachelors of Computer Engineering

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

Bachelors of Computer Engineering -

Jan 2025

Master of Business Administration in Accounting

Tuition: US$16,650.00

Application Fee: US$65.00

Master of Business Administration in Accounting -

Jan 2025

Bachelor of Business Administration - BBA in Accounting

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

Bachelor of Business Administration - BBA in Accounting -

Jan 2025

MA in Industrial and Organizational Psychology

Tuition: US$16,650.00

Application Fee: US$65.00

Master of Arts in Industrial and Organizational Psychology -

Jan 2025

Bachelor of Engineering - Mechanical Engineering Technology

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

Bachelor of Engineering - Mechanical Engineering Technology -

Jan 2025

Bachelor of Business Administration - BBA in Law and Economics

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

Bachelor of Business Administration - BBA in Law and Economics -

Jan 2025

MSc in Apparel Product Development & Merchandising Technology

Tuition: US$16,650.00

Application Fee: US$65.00

Master of Science in Apparel Product Development & Merchandising Technology -

Jan 2025

MSc in Information Systems

Tuition: US$13,860.00

Application Fee: US$65.00

Master of Science in Information Systems -

Jan 2025

MS in Geographic Information Sciences

Tuition: US$16,650.00

Application Fee: US$65.00

Master of Science in Geographic Information Sciences -

Jan 2025

MA in Broadcast & Cinematics Arts - Electronic Media Production

Tuition: US$14,800.00

Application Fee: US$65.00

Master of Arts in Broadcast & Cinematics Arts - Electronic Media Production -

Jan 2025

BS in Dietetics

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

Bachelor of Science in Dietetics -

Jan 2025

Bachelor in Public and Nonprofit Administration

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

Bachelor in Public and Nonprofit Administration -

Jan 2025

Bachelor in Theatre and Interpretation

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

Bachelor in Theatre and Interpretation -

Jan 2025

Bachelor of Business Administration - BBA in Human Resources Management

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

Bachelor of Business Administration - BBA in Human Resources Management -

Jan 2025

Bachelor in Religion

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

Bachelor in Religion -

Jan 2025

MA in Broadcast & Cinematics Arts - Film Theory & criticism

Tuition: US$14,800.00

Application Fee: US$0.00

Master of Arts in Broadcast & Cinematics Arts - Film Theory & criticism -

Jan 2025

Bachelors of Computer Science

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

Bachelors of Computer Science -

Jan 2025

Master in Music, MM - Music Education Concentration

Tuition: US$16,650.00

Application Fee: US$65.00

Master in Music -

Jan 2025

Bachelor of Science - BS in Psychology

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

Bachelor of Science - BS in Psychology -

Jan 2025

BS in Meteorology

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

Bachelor of Science in Meteorology -

Aug 2024

Recreation: Outdoor and Environmental Recreation

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

Recreation: Outdoor and Environmental Recreation -

Jan 2025

BSBA in Logistics Management

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

BSBA in Logistics Management -

Jan 2025

MS in Applied Statistics and Analytics

Tuition: US$16,650.00

Application Fee: US$65.00

Master of Science in Applied Statistics and Analytics -

Jan 2025

BA in Animation

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

Bachelor of Arts in Animation -

Jan 2025

BBA International Relations

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

Bachelor of Business Administration in International Relations -

Jan 2025

BS in Actuarial Science

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

Bachelor of Science in Actuarial Science -

Jan 2025

MS in Experimental Psychology

Tuition: US$16,650.00

Application Fee: US$65.00

Master of Science in Experimental Psychology -

Jan 2025

MA Broadcast & Cinematics Arts - Electronic Media Studies

Tuition: US$12,950.00

Application Fee: US$65.00

MA Broadcast & Cinematics Arts - Electronic Media Studies -

Aug 2024

Bachelor of Arts - BA in Interior Design

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

Bachelor of Arts - BA in Interior Design -

Jan 2025

BBA in Personal Financial Planning

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

Bachelor of Business Administration in Personal Financial Planning -

Jan 2025

Bachelor of Arts - BA in Music

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

Bachelor of Arts - BA in Music -

Jan 2025

Bachelor of Arts - BA in Political Science

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

Bachelor of Arts - BA in Political Science -

Jan 2025

MA in Higher Education Administration and Social Justice

Tuition: US$16,650.00

Application Fee: US$65.00

Master of Arts in Higher Education Administration and Social Justice -

Jan 2025

BS in Biochemistry

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry -

Jan 2025

Bachelor of Arts - BA in Mathematics

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

Bachelor of Arts - BA in Mathematics -

Jan 2025

BS in Environmental Health and Safety

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

Bachelor of Science in Environmental Health and Safety -

Jan 2025

Bachelor in Sociology: Youth Studies

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

Bachelor in Sociology: Youth Studies -

Jan 2025

MS in Administration

Tuition: US$16,650.00

Application Fee: US$65.00

Master of Science in Administration -

Jan 2025

Bachelor of Engineering in Mechanical Engineering

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

Bachelor of Engineering in Mechanical Engineering -

Jan 2025

MS in Physician Assistant

Tuition: US$16,650.00

Application Fee: US$65.00

Master of Science in Physician Assistant -

Jan 2025

BS in Astronomy and Astrophysics

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

Bachelor of Science in Astronomy and Astrophysics -

Aug 2024

Master in Science in Neuroscience, MS

Tuition: US$16,650.00

Application Fee: US$65.00

Master in Science in Neuroscience, MS -

Jan 2025

MA in Communications

Tuition: US$16,650.00

Application Fee: US$65.00

Master of Arts in Communications -

Jan 2025

Bachelor in Women and Gender Studies

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

Bachelor in Women and Gender Studies -

Jan 2025

Bachelors in Real Estate: Development and Finance

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

Bachelors in Real Estate: Development and Finance -

Jan 2025

Bachelor of Arts - BA in Photojournalism

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

Bachelor of Arts - BA in Photojournalism -

Jan 2025

MS in Computer Science

Tuition: US$16,650.00

Application Fee: US$65.00

Master of Science in Computer Science -

Jan 2025

MA Broadcast & Cinematics Arts - Electronic Media Management

Tuition: US$12,950.00

Application Fee: US$65.00

MA Broadcast & Cinematics Arts - Electronic Media Management -

Aug 2024

MS in Engineering

Tuition: US$16,650.00

Application Fee: US$65.00

Master of Science in Engineering -

Jan 2025

Master of Public Administration - MPA

Tuition: US$16,650.00

Application Fee: US$65.00

Master of Public Administration -

Jan 2025

MA in School Counseling Concentration

Tuition: US$16,650.00

Application Fee: US$65.00

Master of Arts in School Counseling Concentration -

Jan 2025

Bachelors of Electrical Engineering

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

Bachelors of Electrical Engineering -

Jan 2025

Bachelor of Science - BS in Philosophy

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

Bachelor of Science - BS in Philosophy -

Jan 2025

Bachelor in Social Science

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

Bachelor in Social Science -

Jan 2025

Bachelor of Applied Arts - Entrepreneurship

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

Bachelor of Applied Arts - Entrepreneurship -

Jan 2025

Master in Music - MM in Performing Concentration

Tuition: US$16,650.00

Application Fee: US$65.00

Master in Music -

Jan 2025

BSc in Family Studies

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

Bachelor of Science in Family Studies -

Aug 2024

BS in Health Administration

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

Bachelor of Science in Health Administration -

Jan 2025

Master of Arts in Addiction Counseling Concentration

Tuition: US$16,650.00

Application Fee: US$65.00

Master of Arts -

Jan 2025

MPH in Public Health Practice Concentration

Tuition: US$16,650.00

Application Fee: US$65.00

Master in Public Health -

Jan 2025

Bachelors in Child Development

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

Bachelors in Child Development -

Jan 2025

BBA in Marketing

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

Bachelor of Business Administration in Marketing -

Jan 2025

BSc in Communication Sciences and Disorders

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

BSc in Communication Sciences and Disorders -

Jan 2025

Bachelor of Social Work

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

Bachelor of Social Work -

Jan 2025

BAs in Fashion Merchandising and Design

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

BAs in Fashion Merchandising and Design -

Jan 2025

Bachelor in Event and Recreation Management

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

Bachelor in Event and Recreation Management -

Jan 2025

BS in Anthropology

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

Bachelor of Science in Anthropology -

Jan 2025

Bachelor of Arts - BA in Graphic Design

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

Bachelor of Arts - BA in Graphic Design -

Jan 2025

Bachelor in Integrative Public Relations

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

Bachelor in Integrative Public Relations -

BS in Biology - Microscopy

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

Bachelor of Science in Biology - Microscopy -

Jan 2025

BBA International Business

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

Bachelor of Business Administration - International Business -

Jan 2025

MSc in Biochemistry, Cellular and Molecular Biology

Tuition: US$16,650.00

Application Fee: US$65.00

Master of Science in Biochemistry, Cellular and Molecular Biology -

Jan 2025

Bachelor of Arts - BA in Advertising

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

Bachelor of Arts - BA in Advertising -

Jan 2025

MA in Clinical Mental Health Counseling Concentration

Tuition: US$16,650.00

Application Fee: US$65.00

Master of Arts in Clinical Mental Health Counseling Concentration -

Jan 2025

BSc in Physical Activity Specialist

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

BSc in Physical Activity Specialist -

Jan 2025

Bachelor of Arts - BA in French

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

Bachelor of Arts - BA in French -

Jan 2025

Bachelor of Business Administration - BBA in Finance

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

Bachelor of Business Administration - BBA in Finance -

Jan 2025

BS in Neuroscience: Cell and Molecular

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

Bachelor of Science in Neuroscience: Cell and Molecular -

Jan 2025

Bachelor of Arts - BA in Journalism

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

Bachelor of Arts - BA in Journalism -

Jan 2025

BSBA in General Management

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

BSBA in General Management -

Jan 2025

Bachelor of Science - BS in Physics

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

Bachelor of Science - BS in Physics -

Jan 2025

Master in Arts in Speech - Language Pathology, MA

Tuition: US$16,650.00

Application Fee: US$65.00

Master in Arts -

Jan 2025

PRODUCT DESIGN ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGY

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

PRODUCT DESIGN ENGINEERING TECHNOLOGY -

Jan 2025

Master in Music - MM in Conducting Concentration

Tuition: US$16,650.00

Application Fee: US$65.00

Master in Music -

Jan 2025

Hospitality Services Administration

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

Hospitality Services Administration -

Jan 2025

MS in Physics

Tuition: US$16,650.00

Application Fee: US$65.00

Master of Science in Physics -

Jan 2025

Bachelor in Spanish

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

Bachelor in Spanish -

Jan 2025

Bachelor of Engineering in Industrial Engineering Technology

Tuition: US$20,400.00

Application Fee: US$55.00

Bachelor of Engineering in Industrial Engineering Technology -

Jan 2025

MA in Mathematics

Tuition: US$16,650.00

Application Fee: US$65.00

Master of Arts in Mathematics -

Jan 2025

MS in Chemistry

Tuition: US$16,650.00

Application Fee: US$65.00

Master of Science in Chemistry -

Jan 2025