Lake Superior State University

country rank  644
world rank  1807

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University Overview

Founded in 1946, Lake Superior State University is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the rural setting of the medium-sized town of Sault Ste. Marie (population range of 10,000-49,999 inhabitants), Michigan. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Higher Learning Commission, Lake Superior State University (LSSU) is a small (uniRank enrollment range: 2,000-2,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Lake Superior State University (LSSU) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 72 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. The admission rate range is 90-100% making this US higher education organization a least selective institution. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment. LSSU also provides several academic and non-academic facilities and services to students including a library, housing, sport facilities and/or activities, financial aids and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative services.

University Identity

Name
Acronym LSSU
Founded 1946
Motto Believe in Blue. Redefining the Classroom.
Colours Royal blue and gold

University Location

Address 650 W Easterday Avenue
Sault Ste. Marie (population range: 10,000-49,999)
49783 Michigan
United States
T +1 (906) 632 6841
F +1 (906) 635 6696

Degree Levels & Study Areas


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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate
Postgraduate
Local student 10,000-12,500 US$
(7,400-9,200 Euro)
Not reported
Int'l student 15,000-17,500 US$
(11,000-12,900 Euro)
Not reported

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University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Admission Rate 90-100%
Admission Office 650 West Easterday Avenue
Sault Ste. Marie 49783-1699
+1 (906) 635 2231
888 800 5778

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range 2,000-2,999
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range 100-199
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Rural
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Lake Superior State University's Library
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Higher Learning Commission


Other Specialized or Programmatic Accreditations

  • Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET)
  • Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education (CAATE)
  • International Fire Service Accreditation Congress (IFSAC)
  • National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission (NLNAC)

Affiliations

  • American Association of State Colleges and Universities (AASCU)
  • National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA)

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Site last updated: Tuesday, 16 January 2018