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

Library is a Literary Landmark

UDM's McNichols Library is designated a literary landmark in honor of Dudley Randall, the former Detroit poet laureate and University librarian.

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Graduate Outcomes

  • For the third year in a row, UDM Architecture graduates have the highest pass rate on the Architect Registration Exam in the state of Michigan, leading in 3 of 7 categories and overall in 2011. They have also surpassed the national pass rate  average.
  • In May 2012, approximately half of the graduating class already had positions in the field in place prior to graduation.

More great things from the School of Architecture

Visiting Scholars and Guest Speakers

A number of prominent guest speakers have addressed the College recently.  They include Detroit former Mayor Dave Bing; Dr. Marilyn French-Hubbard, founder of the National Association of Black Women Entrepreneurs; Dr. Krzysztof Wach, Professor of International Entrepreneurship at Cracow University in Poland; Brad Simmons, Director of the Office of the Executive Chairman at Ford Motor Company, and many others.

More great things from the College of Business Administration

ADEA/Zimmer Dental Implant Education Teaching Award

The Department of Restorative Dentistry received the American Dental Education Association (ADEA)/Zimmer Dental Education Teaching Award in the amount of $25,000. The national award was presented to the dental educator team and the institution in recognition of their commitment to excellence and innovation in the field of implant dentistry education. 

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CES Receives Grant from Ford Fund

The College of Engineering & Science has been awarded $50,000 from the Ford Motor Company Fund Capital Grant Program for the modernization of UDM's Engineering Automotive Laboratory. The grant will fund the first phase of a project to create a first-class laboratory space for training Engineering students in all degree programs on the latest automotive systems and controls.

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Nursing Professor Carla Groh Recognized

Professor of Nursing Carla Groh was inducted as a Fellow by the American Academy of Nursing (ANA) at the Academy's annual meeting, Oct. 19 in Washington, D.C. Selection for fellowship in the Academy, which is composed of more than 2,000 nurse leaders in education, management, practice, policy, and research, is considered one of the most prestigious honors in the field of nursing. 

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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.

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Mobile Law Office

UDM School of Law is the only school in the nation to have a mobile law office that travels Michigan and the nation assisting veterans through Project SALUTE, our Veteran's Clinic.

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Detroit Men's Golf Team Wins Most Horizon League Championships

The Detroit men's golf team has won seven Horizon League championships, the most by any members past or present.

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