The next list compares two colleges briefly in important perspectives. You can compare two colleges with comprehensive information on the full comparison page.
  • Both are Public, 4 or more years schools.
  • BGSU has more expensive tuition & fees ($19,562) than WMU ($16,041).
  • It is harder to admit to BGSU than WMU.
  • WMU has a higher submitted SAT score (1,105) than BGSU (990).
  • WMU has higher submitted ACT score (23) than BGSU (22).
  • WMU has more students with 22,562 students while BGSU has 17,540 students.
  • WMU has more full-time faculties with 871 faculties while BGSU has 744 full-time faculties.
The following table compares the two rival schools - Western Michigan University and Bowling Green State University-Main Campus.
Which school is more in your mind and would you like to go to?
Kalamazoo, MichiganLocationBowling Green, Ohio
Public, 4 or more yearsSchool TypePublic, 4 or more years
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practiceHighest Degree OfferedDoctor's degree - research/scholarship
Research University (high research activity)Carnegie ClassificationResearch University (high research activity)
Tuition & Fees
56% ($7,960)% Receiving Financial Aid (Avg. amount)71% ($7,502)
$7,960Average Amount of Financial Aid$7,502
82.32 %Acceptance Rates73.20 %
27.07 %Yield (Enrollment Rates)29.23 %
1,105SAT Score990
23ACT Score22
57 %Graduation Rate61 %
26 %Transfer-out Rate23 %
80 %Retention Rate77 %
22,562Student Population17,540
871Number of Faculties744
16 to 1Student to Faculty Ratio17 to 1
Distance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Teacher CertificationSpecial Learning OpportunitiesDistance Learning (Online Classes), ROTC, Study Abroad, Weekend/Evening College, Teacher Certification
Remedial Service, Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services, On-campus daycareOn Campus Student ServicesRemedial Service, Academic/career counseling service, Employment services, Placement services

Related Articles and Ads