Great Things at UDM

Below are just some of the distinguishing features and faculty that reflect educational excellence at UDM.


Great Things University-wide

UDM Increases Standing in U.S. News Ranking

For the thirteenth year, UDM ranks among the top tier of Midwestern master's universities in the 2014 edition of U.S. News and World Report's "Best Colleges"More

University of Detroit Mercy Awarded 2014 Military Friendly Schools® Designation

Victory Media, the premier media entity for military personnel transitioning into civilian life, has named University of Detroit Mercy to the coveted Military Friendly Schools® list. The list honors the top 20 percent of colleges, universities and trade schools in the country that are doing the most to embrace America’s military service members, veterans, and spouses as students and ensure their success on campus.

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SOA Accreditation

UDM’s School of Architecture received the full 6-year accreditation from the National Architectural Accrediting Board (NAAB) with 100 percent of student performance criteria met.

More great things from the School of Architecture

MBA Ranks Among World’s Best

After examining MBA programs in 17 countries across the globe, Corporate Knights magazine ranked the University of Detroit Mercy MBA program among the top 30 in the world for its emphasis on sustainability and social responsibility.  UDM also placed in the world’s top 10 for smaller programs.

More great things from the College of Business Administration

Recruiting on a National Level

UDMSD hosted 12 students from the University of California-San Diego for a weeklong pre-dental externship experience. The externship allows interested prospective students to explore various facets of the dental program in an effort to encourage these highly qualified applicants to attend the School of Dentistry. 

More great things from the School of Dentistry

New Degree Options

New E&S degree program options have been added:

  • Architectural Engineering
  • Robotics and Mechatronic Systems Engineering – one of only five programs in the nation
  • New Bachelor of Engineering program with focus in Environmental Engineering for international students from China
  • Advanced Electric Vehicle Certificate program, now available online
  • Master’s Program in Mathematics Education (MATM) now available online.

More great things from the College of Engineering and Science

Nurse Anesthesia Program Ranks Nationally

University of Detroit Mercy's Nurse Anesthesia program has been ranked as the 11th best in the country, according to U.S.News and World Report "Best Graduate Schools 2012" rankings. The program has an outstanding national reputation both for its instruction as well as its clinical training

More great things from the College of Health Professions

More Academic Program Options

The College currently offers four graduate degrees entirely online:

  • M.A. in Economics
  • M.A. in Financial Economics
  • M.S. in Computer Information Systems
  • M.S. in Information Assurance

The College also has added minors in Economics, Financial Economics, Religious Studies and Education.

More great things from the College of Liberal Arts and Education

UDM Law Alumni

A loyal and highly regarded community of UDM Law alumni live and work throughout the U.S. and beyond, many of whom make themselves available to visit with current students at a Lunch With a Lawyer, a Preparing to Practice session, and more.

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Lacrosse Magazine Highlights Detroit Titans Lacrosse

University of Detroit Mercy had both its men's and women's lacrosse teams featured in the November issue of Lacrosse Magazine. Senior Troy Dennis, and junior Mike Birney of the men's lacrosse team, and sophomore Kylie Birney of the UDM women's lacrosse team, Mike's sister, were featured in the issue.

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