Michigan Technological University
Type Public
Established 1885 (1885)
President Glenn D. Mroz
Location Houghton, Michigan, United States
Campus Rural
Colors Black and gold
Nickname Huskies
Website mtu.edu
LinkedIn https://www.linkedin.com/edu/school?id=18618

Michigan Technological University (commonly referred to as Michigan Tech, MTU, or simply Tech) is a public research university located in Houghton, Michigan, United States. Science, technology, forestry and business have been added to the numerous engineering disciplines, and Michigan Tech now offers more than 130 degree programs through its five colleges and schools. The university enrolled 7,242 students, and it ranked 118 among national universities and 63 in "Best Undergraduate Engineering Programs" in U.S. News & World Report's 2016 rankings.[1]

Informatics programs

Chemical informatics

The following chemical informatics-related options exist for potential students:

B.S. in Cheminformatics
120 credit hours; "You can also earn a master’s in one additional year through the Accelerated Master’s program."
Available online? No
Program URL: http://www.mtu.edu/admissions/programs/majors/cheminformatics/

Health and clinical informatics

The following health/clinical informatics options exist for potential students:

M.S. in Medical Informatics
30 credit hours; Choose from thesis, report, or course work option
Available online? Yes
Program URL: http://www.mtu.edu/gradschool/programs/degrees/medical-informatics/

Graduate Certificate in Medical Informatics
12 credit hours
Available online? Yes
Program URL: http://www.mtu.edu/medical-informatics/about/degrees/certificates/

Additional external links


  1. "Michigan Technological University". U.S. News & World Report - Best Colleges. U.S. News & World Report LLP. http://colleges.usnews.rankingsandreviews.com/best-colleges/michigan-tech-2292. Retrieved 12 November 2016.