Madonna University Rankings

Madonna University logo
EduRank.org best universities badge
RankRanking
#4626 of 14,160In the World
#1239 of 2,624In North America
#1165 of 2,523In the United States
#28 of 62In Michigan
#1 of 2In Livonia
#1061 of 1,101For Radio and Television broadcasting
#3388 of 5,152For Liberal Arts & Social Sciences

Quick Review

Religion
Roman Catholic
Acceptance rate
75%
Average SAT
1030
Average ACT
21
Avg. cost to attend
$17,444 /y
Aid receiving
97%
Undergraduates
2,441
Graduates
551
Male:Female Ratio
32:68
Control
Private
not-for-profit
Highest Degree
Doctor's degree

Madonna University Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

TotalMenWomen
Acceptance Rate75%75%75%
Applicants1,260408852
Admissions940304636
Freshmen enrolled full time265121144
Freshmen enrolled part time11

1,207 students enrolled in some distance education courses.

615 enrolled exclusively in distance education.

SAT scores

Among admitted applicants
218 or 82%
submitted SAT

25% of them
had 920
or below

75% of them
had 1140
or below

Typical SAT scores of first-years in Madonna University are 920-1140 (middle 50% range).

ACT scores

Among admitted applicants
61 or 23%
submitted ACT

25% of them
had 18
or below

75% of them
had 24
or below

Typical ACT scores of first-years in Madonna University are 18-24 (middle 50% range).

Admissions requirements

Formal demonstration of competencies Required
SAT/ACT Required
Secondary school GPA Required
TOEFL Required
College-preparatory program Recommended
Recommendations Considered but not required
Secondary school rank Considered but not required
Other Tests Neither required nor recommended
Secondary school record Neither required nor recommended

Enrollment by race or ethnicity

White1830 (61%)
Nonresident Alien398 (13%)
Black or African American333 (11%)
Hispanic132 (4%)
Race or Ethnicity unknown125 (4%)
Asian87 (3%)
Two or more races78 (3%)
Native Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander4 (0.1%)

Costs per year: Tuition, Housing, Fees

Net average cost to attend
$17,444/year
Average aid awarded
$14,003
Students receiving aid
97%

Average costs by household income

<$30K$13,455
$30-48K$16,625
$48-75K$16,099
$75-110K$20,848
$110K+$19,491

Tuition and fees

UndergraduatesGraduates
Tuition in-district$23,100$15,930
Tuition in-state$23,100$15,930
Tuition out-of-state$23,100$15,930

Room and board price

Dormitory capacity400
Combined charge for room and board$10,450
Room charge$5,500
Meal charge$4,950

Madonna University Majors

MajorAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Registered Nursing & Registered Nurse114
Business Administration and Management, General14343
Criminal Justice & Safety Studies842
International Business & Trade & Commerce80
Human Resources Management & Personnel Administration, General423
Social Work738
Adult Health Nurse & Nursing41
Biology & Biological Sciences, General24
Legal Assistant & Paralegal116
Educational Leadership and Administration, General15
Dietetics and Clinical Nutrition Services, Other121
Child Development12
General Studies11
Computer Science11
Law Enforcement Intelligence Analysis11
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language & ESL Language Instructor11
Early Childhood Education and Teaching46
Hospitality Administration & Management, General10
Sign Language Interpretation and Translation9
Psychology, General9
Mathematics, General9
English Language and Literature, General8
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services, Other8
Graphic Design8
Health & Health Care Administration & Management17
Forensic Science and Technology8
Sport and Fitness Administration & Management8
Health Services & Allied Health & Health Sciences, General8
Education, Other8
Accounting7
Palliative Care Nursing6
English & Language Arts Teacher Education6
Radio, Television, and Digital Communication, Other5
History, General23
Biomedical Sciences, General5
Sociology5
Social Sciences, Other5
Quality Control and Safety Technologies & Technicians, Other4
Natural Sciences22
Foods, Nutrition, and Wellness Studies, General13
Education & Teaching of Individuals with Autism4
Nursing Practice4
Voice and Opera3
Environmental Science3
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas, Other3
Journalism2
Elementary Education and Teaching2
Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences, General2
Education & Teaching of Individuals with Specific Learning Disabilities2
Religion & Religious Studies1
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs, Other1
American Sign Language (ASL)1
Adult Development and Aging1
Science Technologies & Technicians, Other1
Consumer Merchandising & Retailing Management1
Music Theory and Composition1
Music Management1
Social Studies Teacher Education1
Chemistry, General1
Biology Teacher Education1
Science Teacher Education & General Science Teacher Education1
Management Information Systems, General1
Design and Visual Communications, General1
Political Science and Government, General1
Fine Arts and Art Studies, Other1
Chemistry Teacher Education1
Liberal Arts and Sciences & Liberal Studies1
Dietetics & Dietitian1
Curriculum and Instruction1
Grand Total475752094
TotalMenWomen
Graduation rate60%43%70%
  • Full-time retention rate - 76%
  • Part-time retention rate - 60%

Publications & Citations

Publications
592
Citations
3,475

Publication / Citation count by topic

Medicine
196 / 2,137
Liberal Arts & Social Sciences
189 / 782
Business
122 / 401
Economics
84 / 42
Psychology
72 / 948
Biology
71 / 493
Political Science
49 / 11
Computer Science
46 / 287
Health Science
41 / 354
Communications and Public Relations
40 / 91
Development Studies
39 / 5
Demography
38 / 207
Chemistry
37 / 295
Sociology
37 / 82
Engineering
35 / 264
Art & Design
34 / 12
Nursing
32 / 477
Public Health
30 / 245
Environmental Science
27 / 332
Healthcare Management (MHA)
23 / 282
Finance
20 / 2
Investment Banking and Stock trading
18 / 9
Social Psychology
16 / 77
Management Information Systems
16 / 193
Family medicine
15 / 118
Journalism and Digital Media
15 / 0
Pharmacology
14 / 23
Public Policy / Administration
14 / 14
Management
13 / 46
Mathematics
13 / 116
Physics
12 / 40
Education Majors
12 / 13
Clinical Psychology
11 / 93
Law
11 / 0
Toxicology
11 / 54
Gender Studies
11 / 1
Accounting
10 / 1
Physical Therapy
10 / 351
Marketing
10 / 3
Entertainment Industry Business
9 / 1

Annual publication & citation counts

YearPublicationsCitations
199344
199414
1995212
1996222
1997120
1998328
1999418
2000432
2001436
2002138
2003848
2004550
2005464
2006755
2007971
2008376
20097144
201011128
201113115
201218163
201320209
201432217
201534233
201669222
201779239
201881225
201968251
202082400

Notable alumni

  1. Kerry Bentivolio

    Photo
    Kerry Bentivolio
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1951-.. (age 70)
    Occupations
    politicianteacheractorcar designercontractor
    Biography

    Kerry Bentivolio is an American politician and teacher of 15 years, who is the former United States Representative for Michigan's 11th congressional district, in office from 2013 to 2015. Bentivolio, a Republican, defeated Democratic nominee Syed Taj, a physician, in the November 6, 2012 election. Bentivolio was defeated for the Republican nomination in his bid for a second term by attorney David Trott. He launched a write-in campaign for the November 2014 general election but lost again to Trott. After Trott announced he was not seeking reelection in 2018, Bentivolio again sought election in the eleventh district, but finished last in the primary. In October 2019, Bentivolio announced that he would again run for his former congressional seat against Democrat Haley Stevens.

  2. Ubi Franklin

    Photo
    Ubi Franklin
    Born in
    Nigeria Flag Nigeria
    Years
    1986-.. (age 35)
    Occupations
    talent manager
    Biography

    Ubi Franklin, born Ubi Ekapong Ofem, is a Nigerian music artist manager, politician, Entrepreneur, TV show host and the founder of record label Made Men Music Group. Franklin is the current Special Adviser to Cross River State Governor Benedict Ayade on Tourism.

  3. John Vigilante

    Photo
    John Vigilante
    Born in
    United States Flag United States
    Years
    1985-2018 (aged 33)
    Occupations
    ice hockey player
    Biography

    John Vigilante was an American professional ice hockey forward. At the time of his death he was the head coach for the 19u Belle Tire Girls Hockey Program.

General info

Alternative namesMU
Founded1937
MottoYour Success: Our Greatest Achievement
Colorsblue, gold
Academic CalendarSeptember to April (September - December; January-April). Also Summer Session (May-July)
Total FTE staff371
Carnegie ClassificationMaster's Colleges & Universities: Larger Programs

Location and Contacts

Address36600 Schoolcraft Rd
Livonia, Michigan, 48150-1176
United States
City population97,000
Phone7344325300
Fax+1 (734) 432 5339

Madonna University in Social Media