Mechanical Engineering Turbine Testing Lab

Kettering University students enter the workforce with the highest starting salaries of any graduates in Michigan, according to a new ranking by Smart Asset, a financial technology company based in New York City. 

Students work in the MRC on the Chevy Bolt used in the SAE Autodrive

The Kettering AutoDrive team won the 2021 SAE Collegiate Cup on Feb. 25.

A student builds parts in a Mechanical Engineering lab.

For the second year in a row, Kettering University will not raise tuition, room and board rates for incoming undergraduate students for the 2021-2022 academic year.

Students work in the electrical circuits lab.

BorgWarner donated $1,025,000 to Kettering University to establish a scholars program and other initiatives to support opportunities for minorities.

Mechanical Engineering Turbine Testing Lab
Students work in the MRC on the Chevy Bolt used in the SAE Autodrive
A student builds parts in a Mechanical Engineering lab.
Students work in the electrical circuits lab.

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

Student to faculty ratio

$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. 

Painting crash test dummy

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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