University of Michigan-Dearborn Profile

University of Michigan-Dearborn (UM-Dearborn) is a campus of the University of Michigan system, offering undergraduate, master’s, doctoral and professional degrees in the liberal arts and sciences, engineering, business, education, and public administration.

The University of Michigan-Dearborn is fully accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. The College of Business is accredited by AACSB International – The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business. The School of Education's Child Development Center is a "teacher-training" facility accredited by the National Academy of Early Childhood Programs, a division of the National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC).

Ranking Profile:

- University of Michigan-Dearborn is ranked 32nd among Tier 1 Regional Universities (Midwest) by US News 2011. In addition to the overall university ratings, the College of Engineering and Computer Science is rated among the top undergraduate engineering programs in the country among schools whose terminal degree is a bachelor’s or master’s with few, if any, doctoral programs.

- The University of Michigan-Dearborn’s College of Business has been recognized as one of the 2011 Best Business Schools by U.S. News and World Report. In addition UM-Dearborn’s College of Business was ranked for having one of the best part-time M.B.A. programs available.

- The Princeton Review listed the College of Business as one of their “Best 301 Business Schools”.

- UM-Dearborn received 66 out of a possible 70 points in the Michigan Department of Education’s (MDE) report on the state’s 31 teacher-preparation programs, earning it a ranking in the “Exemplary” category, the highest category possible.

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