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 2020)

  • Number of students (total): 2,984
  • Number of undergraduate students (total): 1,870
  • Number of graduate students (total): 1,114
    Certificate level: 59
    Masters level: 827
    Specialist level: 12
    Doctoral level: 216

Student profile (fall 2020)

Origin

  • Number of states represented: 34
  • Number of countries represented: 37

Residency

  • In-state: 84.6%
  • Out-of-state: 15.4% (12.1% if you subtract international students)
  • International: 3.3%

Gender

  • Male: 28.2%
  • Female: 71.8%

Race or ethnicity

  • American Indian or Alaska Native: 0.5%
  • Asian: 1.9%
  • Black or African American: 11.9%
  • Hispanic: 6.6%
  • International: 3.3%
  • Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander: 0%
  • No response: 1.3%
  • Two or more races: 3.4%
  • White: 71.1%

Academic information

Programs offered (fall 2020 catalog)

  • Bachelors programs: 22
  • Certificate programs: 13
  • Specialist programs: 1
  • Masters programs: 34
  • Doctoral programs: 9

Degree conferred (2019-20 fiscal year)

  • Bachelors programs: 387
  • Masters programs: 344
  • Specialist programs: 2
  • Doctoral programs: 44

Faculty (fall 2020)

  • Tenured: 54
  • Tenure-track: 21
  • Term: 10