College Profile

The College of Education and Human Development at Western Michigan University has a diverse student population as evidenced by the following statistical information.

Enrollment information (based on fall 2018)

  • Number of students (total): 3445
  • Number of undergraduate students (total): 2021
  • Number of graduate students (total): 1424
    Certificate level: 88
    Specialist’s level: 10
    Master's level: 1056
    Doctoral level: 275

Student profile (based on fall 2018)

Origin

  • Number of states represented: 41
  • Number of countries represented: 42

Residency

  • In-state: 87.3%
  • Out-of-state: 12.7% (7.8% if you subtract international students)
  • International: 4.9%

Gender

  • Male: 30.0%
  • Female: 70.0%

Race or ethnicity

  • American Indian or Alaska Native: 0.3%
  • Asian: 1.2%
  • Black or African American: 12.5%
  • Hispanic: 5.6%
  • Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander: 0.1%
  • Two or more races: 3.9%
  • White: 70.5%
  • No response: 0.9%
  • International: 4.9%

Academic information

Programs offered

  • Bachelor's programs: 35
  • Certificate programs: 8
  • Specialist programs: 1
  • Master’s programs: 34
  • Doctoral programs: 9

Degree conferred (based on 2017-18)

  • Bachelors programs: 444
  • Master’s programs: 347
  • Specialist program: 0
  • Doctoral programs: 26

Faculty (based on fall 2018)

  • Tenured: 69
  • Tenure-track: 24
  • Term: 17