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 (fall 2021)

  • Number of students (total): 2,721
  • Number of undergraduate students (total): 1,689
  • Number of graduate students (total): 1,032
    Certificate level: 60
    Master's level: 726
    Specialist level: 7
    Doctoral level: 239

Student profile (fall 2021)

Origin

  • Number of states represented: 39

  • Number of countries represented: 20

Residency

  • In-state: 82.4%
  • Out-of-state: 17.6% (14.3% out-of-state domestic students)
  • International: 3.3%

Gender

  • Male: 27.5%
  • Female: 72.5%

Race or ethnicity

  • American Indian or Alaska Native: 0.6%
  • Asian: 1.7%
  • Black or African American: 11.2%
  • Hispanic: 7.6%
  • International: 3.3%
  • Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander: 0.1%
  • No response: 1.3%
  • Two or more races: 3.2%
  • White: 71.0%

Academic information

Programs offered (fall 2021 catalog)

  • Bachelors programs: 21
  • Certificate programs: 15
  • Specialist programs: 1
  • Masters programs: 37
  • Doctoral programs: 10

Degree conferred (2020-21 fiscal year)

  • Bachelor's programs: 391
  • Certificate programs: 8
  • Master's programs: 352
  • Specialist programs: 0
  • Doctoral programs: 27

Faculty (fall 2021)

  • Tenured: 62
  • Tenure-track: 22
  • Term: 9