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 RankingFor 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
During FY 2013, 82 percent of UDM students received some form of financial assistance, totaling $155.2 million. The University provides scholarship support to students, averaging nearly $50 million annually.
The UDM Chapter of the American Institute of Architecture Students (our central extra curricular student organization) won the Chapter Honor Award for 2011 –recognized as the best AIAS Chapter in North America.
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.
Dental Student Groups Win Recognition
The UDM chapter of the American Student Dental Association (ASDA) was recognized in March with a national award as the most improved chapter, during the ASDA's annual meeting in Atlanta. Across the country, at the annual meeting of the American Dental Education Association (ADEA) in Seattle, the UDM ADEA student chapter was honored with both the Distinguished Chapter Award and Best Membership Communication Award by the ADEA Council of Students, Residents and Fellows, March 18.
UDM Engineering Ranks among Top 100 in U.S.
University of Detroit Mercy’s College of Engineering & Science has been named one of the top 100 programs in the country again in the 2014 edition of the U.S.News & World Report's "Best Colleges." The University has also consistently been ranked in the top 25 schools in its category and one of Michigan’s highest rated. The magazine rankings group more than 1,400 accredited four-year schools based on categories created by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching and compares them based on a set of 15 widely accepted indicators of excellence.
Health Information Program Offered
University of Detroit Mercy has the only in-seat Health Information Management program in Southeast Michigan.
Cyber Security Programs Support Homeland Security
The Center for Cyber Security and Intelligence Studies exists within the College of Liberal Arts & Education. The Center is comprised of 5 B.A./M.A. degree programs that can be completed in five years of study. Program graduates attract job offers from corporations and government for homeland security work.
Dean’s Advisory Board
The Dean's Advisory Board includes lawyers, judges, and other actively involved in the legal profession from across the country who advises the School about how best to prepare UDM law graduates, keeping UDM School of Law current with the changing demands of the profession.
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.