Kettering University's co-op education leads to ROI for graduates who see high lifetime earnings.

Kettering University was ranked #1 in the state of Michigan and #23 in the Top 50 private colleges nationwide with the best ROI according to MSN Money.

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In 2020 more than 1,500 Alumni Gave in Support of Kettering Students Totaling $9,195,222.

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Preparing for our future by building the nation's most innovative Learning Commons

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Your Launchpad For Success

With the Kettering University Co-op education plan you are challenged in the classroom and then let loose to put your ideas and brains to work at a company.

Kettering University's co-op education leads to ROI for graduates who see high lifetime earnings.
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Fuel Your Journey

Kettering University will equip you with the skills needed to thrive in whichever field you plan to enter allowing you to gain a comprehensive education relevant for industry in real-time. By the time you graduate you'll be ready to hit the ground running in your new career. 

Accelerate Your Future

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14:1

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$85K

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The Kettering Difference

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Rigorous academics

We offer 14 undergraduate degree programs and 12 graduate programs including 7 fully online degrees. Our 8 academic departments and a school of management include more than 110 full-time faculty who specialize in fields from cancer research to renewable energy to fuel cells to entrepreneurship. 

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Co-op experience

Students at Kettering gain an edge over their peers at other universities through employment with one of our more than 420 co-op partner organizations. These organizations range from start-up companies to nonprofit organizations to some of the largest corporations in the world.

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Lifetime of success 

The Kettering track record speaks for itself, with alumni who became founders, CEOs, CFOs, CIOs, and vice presidents of companies such as: Merrill Lynch, General Motors, Walmart, Gap, FedEx, Indy Motor Speedway, Detroit Labs and  Hurley Medical Center.

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