Saginaw Valley State University

University Center, MI

Questions and Answers

Jozlyn C.
8 days ago
Do any of Saginaw Valley State University scholarships include room and board?
Kimberly D.
9 days ago
Am I able to study abroad as a SVSU freshman?
Jozlyn C.
10 days ago
How many presidential scholarships does SVSU give out each year?
Tamiya J.
10 days ago
How much is tuition for a year at SVSU?
Aedon F.
16 days ago
Is first year housing all suite styled at Saginaw Valley State University?
Joseph D.
27 days ago
What hands on learning does SVSU offer to support and strengthen your Computer Science program?
Saginaw Valley State University
Check out more info One of two universities in Michigan that won a competitive bid against thousands of other applications to provide Google-funded outreach to community middle schools. Students are highly ranked nationally via the online programming contest platform, Kattis. Have a strong presence in the prestigious International Collegiate Programming Contest (ICPC). The hardware in the computer labs are refreshed every three years-students have the most current versions of both commercial and open source software available.

Academic details

SAT Score Range
Required with application
ACT Score Range
Required with application
Student Faculty Ratio
17 to 1
Less Selective (77% Acceptance Rate)
School type
Public 4-year institution

Diversity statistics

74% White
8% Black
5% Hispanic
3% Multiracial
1% Asian
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Common Careers

Common Careers and Their Average Annual Salary

Family Nurse Practitioner (NP)88k
Mechanical Engineer67k
Occupational Therapist (OT)66k
Software Developer59k
Graphic Designer45k
High School Teacher45k
Staff Accountant44k
Based on 3,150 student responses
47.9kAvg. Early Career Pay
80.4kAvg. Mid-Career Pay
54%in High-Meaning careers
12%in STEM careers

Financial Snapshot

Average Financial Breakdown
Average grant for incoming freshmen
Average Pell Grant
Average Federal Loans

Average Institutional Grant
Average Total Loans
Published tuition and fees (Out of state)
$25,401 / year
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