CANR Quick Facts


Dr. Ron Hendrick


Overall CANR Enrollment: 4,892
Undergraduate: 3,906
Graduate: 634
Institute of Agricultural Technology: 352
52% female; 48% male

Undergraduate Academics
20 majors, 17 minors, 14 certificate programs
Top three majors, by enrollment: Packaging; Food Industry Management; Animal Science

CANR 2015 New Students
Average GPA: 3.4-3.9
Average ACT: 24-28
Average Combined SAT: 1030-1210

CANR Clubs and Organizations
More than 50

CANR Faculty and Staff
278 tenure/tenure-stream faculty members
167 fixed-term faculty members
78 specialists

CANR Student/Faculty ratio: 11:1

CANR Alumni
More than 60,000

Centers, Farms and Forests
5,200-acre campus
14 buildings for classes and labs
12 on-campus teaching and research centers
17,500 acres in Michigan used for agricultural, animal and forestry research
15 major research centers in Michigan

CANR Facilities
Pavilion for Agriculture and Livestock Education
Dairy Plant and Store
Meat Lab
Student Organic Farm
Woodlot and Bird Sanctuary
Horticultural Gardens

CANR Career Placement
91% placed, varies by major

CANR Study Abroad
CANR students received about $35,250 in scholarships for study abroad
Average award is $904 (16 percent higher than average MSU award)