Cleary University

Overview of Cleary University

Cleary is found in Ann Arbor, MI. Ann Arbor is a medium-sized city. The school is a private, not-for-profit institution. Students can earn degrees up to and including the Master's degree at Cleary.

Areas of Study

The school is known for its programs in business and management, computer science and engineering.

Cleary Selectivity

Cleary accepts all qualified applicants under its open-admission rules.

Student Body

Students numbered 818 in 2007-2008 at the school. A large number of students at Cleary are 40 years old or older.

The school reports its educational mission is:
"Our mission is to provide a practical, application-based education, which equips students to advance their careers."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Cleary

Cleary University
3601 Plymouth Rd
Ann Arbor , MI 48105-2659
General Phone: (734) 332-4477

Cleary Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Business and Management211non-profit management, business administration, accounting, accounting technology, entrepreneurship, financial planning, financial management, human resources, organizational behavior, ...
Computer Science and Engineering6information technology, webmastering, computer services management
Medical Administration0health care administration

Number of programs and degrees for Cleary in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Associate's degree584
Bachelor's degree13611
Master's degree233

Cleary Student Body

In 2007-2008, Cleary had a total enrollment of 818 students (595 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 86%
Graduate 14%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 69%
Black 9%
Hispanic 2%
Asian 1%
American Indian 1%
Unknown 17%
(Foreign Students) 1%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 8%
18-19 7%
20-21 8%
22-24 9%
25-29 16%
30-34 14%
35-39 12%
40-49 18%
50-64 5%
65+ 0%

Cleary Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 75 %
Part-Time 52 %

Cleary Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Ann Arbor, Michigan for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Michigan Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Cleary Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 14,880
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 14,880

Financial Aid:
Cleary participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 224600)

Cleary Faculty

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Associate professorcalendar year1*1*
Assistant professorcalendar year1*3$60,222
All faculty totalcalendar year2*4$62,441

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Cleary Degree Programs (2007)

Business And Management
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
Business Administration, Management and Operations, Other
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
Finance and Financial Management Services, Other
Financial Planning and Services
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration, General
Management Information Systems, General
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
Non-Profit/Public/Organizational Management
Organizational Behavior Studies

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer/Info Tech Services Administration & Management, Other
Information Technology
Web/Multimedia Management and Webmaster

Medical Administration
Health/Health Care Administration/Management

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Cleary Highlights

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What Sets Cleary Apart:

% of degrees in business and management
(vs. all colleges)
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% students 40 years or older
(vs. all colleges)
Top 11%Cleary % students 40 years or older
% of degrees in computer science and engineering
(vs. all colleges)
Top 16%Cleary % of degrees in computer science and engineering
Number of students
(vs. colleges of similar size)
Top 19%Cleary Number of students

checked Open admission
checked Accepts some high school credits
checked Offers credit for life experience
checked Grants credits for AP courses
checked Offers distance learning
checked Offers weekend classes
checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked Student employment services
checked Offers part-time study
checked On-campus library

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