About CMU

Central Michigan University is a leading public research institution located in Mount Pleasant, Michigan.

We are committed to providing a comprehensive education that prepares students for successful careers and lifelong learning. With over 14,000 students enrolled, we offer more than 200 programs across various academic fields, including business, education, health professions, humanities, social and behavioral sciences, STEM and more.

Every student deserves an inclusive and equitable learning environment, and we strive to make that a reality through our commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion. Explore what CMU offers and why we are a top choice for higher education in the Midwest.

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in the nation for participation in Alternative Breaks


of two Adobe Creative Campuses in Michigan

1 of 4

Celonis Academic Centers of Excellence in the nation


in Michigan and 6th in the Midwest for highest earning females under 40 by Steppingblocks.