There is only one four-year course providing university in Ypsilanti, Michigan. Though you may find several others in the nearby areas but not in Ypsilanti itself. I know this because I am living here for a long time.
Here you will find only the Eastern Michigan University, which is a public institution and was founded in 1849. Its campus size is 460 acres and every year more than thousands of students enroll themselves in various courses. It uses a semester based academic calendar.
In the 2017 edition of Best Colleges, Eastern Michigan University’s ranking is National Universities, tier 2.
The wooded campus of Eastern Michigan University is situated in the city of Ypsilanti, which is 40 miles west of Detroit. Students at Eastern Michigan University can choose from more than 200 majors, incorporating graduate programs in business, health, and education.
At Eastern Michigan, understudies can find out about industry ethics during the College of Business Ethos Week and showcase their research at the annual Undergraduate Symposium. The university also celebrates the Martin Luther King Jr. Day every year with community building activities and open doors for creative expression. EMU understudies can join more than 300 campus associations, vow with around 25 sororities and fraternities, and enjoy a reprieve from everything at the Starbucks bistro in the student center. Students will love their campus life while staying at eastern Michigan University. Students who are into athletics or any other sport can play games at the varsity level, club, or intramural.
The Eagle intercollegiate team of the Eastern Michigan compete in more than 21 varied sports as a part of the NCAA Division I Mid-American Conference.
EMU offers six Academic Departments along with eight university sites which also includes the satellite campuses. Like all other universities, EMU also offers online degrees and courses.
The University has seven Colleges and Schools. Areas of study are divided by College of Health and Human Services, College of Arts and Sciences, College of Technology, College of Education, and College of Business. Apart from these, there are two other colleges as well: an Honors College, which manages honors courses and the Graduate School. The Honors College and Graduate school handles courses that are honors and graduate program within the various colleges. EMU has offered graduate courses since 1939.
The two oldest colleges at the university are none other than the College of Arts and Sciences and the College of Education. The College of Arts and Sciences (CAS) is the largest amongst all having 125 programs of study. Apart from this it also oversees most of the facilities such as Sherzer Hall, Ford Gallery, Pease Auditorium, the Terrestrial and Aquatic Ecology Research Facility, and Kresge Environmental Education Center.
Eastern Michigan has had a long history of creating teachers since its establishment. EMU prides itself as the biggest maker of instructive faculty in the nation since 1991.
Eastern Michigan University’s Department of Special Education is amongst the oldest special educational program in the USA which started in the year 1923.
The College of Business (COB) was set up in 1964. It is the only college which doesn’t lies within the main campus of the university; instead it is located in the downtown Ypsilanti in the Gary M. Owen Building. The two latest built colleges are the College of Technology (COT) in 2008 and the Honors College in 2005.