Unleash Incredible Opportunities

Our students aren't lost in the audience of a giant lecture hall; they are standing center stage presenting research to Ph.d's and graduate students around the world- from Oxford university's Global Conference on business and economics to the National Neutrauma Society Symposium. Faculty across the five colleges include you in their work and seek out experiences to help you grow.

1 of 5%
of business schools worldwide accredited by the AACSB
1 of 7%
of universities recognized by The Carnegie Foundation for Community Engagement
#1
Largest nursing program in Michigan, with a 92% pass rate on the national licensing exam
TOP 25
Moot Court team nationally ranked out of 400 competitors
#1
Undergraduate formula racing team globally ranked for student-engineered racecar
700
International students from 52 different countries

Our Academic Colleges

ARTS & BEHAVIORAL SCIENCES

Analyze the social ramifications of shows like “Orange Is the New Black,” or perform the plays of Shakespeare. Discover how to defend or enact public policies. Double major with a language or philosophy degree. Learn to map the world or to map the human mind. We’ll teach you to make connections between the great artists and thinkers of the past and your unique future.

BUSINESS & MANAGEMENT

When you major in business at SVSU, you enter a network of companies that offer thousands of different internships and field placements. 100% of our students engage in experiential learning, and our company partnerships let you choose to work with local startups or Fortune 500 companies. You can take your knowledge as a graduate anywhere in the world.

EDUCATION

Not only is SVSU highly regarded for the academic rigor of our education degrees, we also offer specialized grants to students who desire to teach. Your passion to help the next generation could equal up to $4,000 of additional aid each year. In addition, 300 hours of field work mean you spend more time than most undergraduate degrees in a real classroom, practically preparing for your career.

HEALTH & HUMAN SERVICES

Our licensure rates for first-time passing of required national examinations far exceed state and national averages in both the nursing and social work programs. SVSU takes an innovative and advanced approach to preparing all students with a focus in health care and community.

SCIENCE, ENGINEERING & TECHNOLOGY

Graduates in the STEM fields at SVSU have grown to be legendary. Each year we distinguish ourselves as some of the top student race car builders in the world, preferred hires for global companies like Dow Chemical and writers of articles published in top professional journals. We also boast one of only three working foundries in Michigan, giving our students access and experience with real clients while still in school.

PRE-PROFESSIONAL PROGRAMS

Our alumni earn access to some of the most highly regarded medical, law and graduate programs in the nation -- from Harvard to Northwestern and U of M. SVSU professors and advisors work with you to tailor your studies to your specific postgraduate program needs, connecting you to exciting research and colleagues around the country.

Ariel Simms sits on Harvard Law sign

PRE LAW

Bethany Thrun, nursing student in simulation lab.

PRE HEALTH: Chiropractic Medicine, Dentistry, Medicine, Optometry, Pharmacy, Physical Therapy, Physician Assistant, Podiatry, Veterinary Medicine

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