Find Schools

Study Area & Zipcode

Madonna University

Find Schools Near

Madonna University Overview

Located in Livonia, Michigan, Madonna University is a private not-for-profit institution. The city atmosphere of Livonia makes it a great place for students who enjoy having lots of educational and entertainment options.

What Is Madonna University Known For?

800 Undergraduate Awards
$31,732 Avg Cost After Aid
74% Acceptance Rate
  • The highest award offered at Madonna is the doctor's degree.
  • For the 2017-2018 academic year, 30% of the faculty were full-time.

Best Schools

Madonna University Rankings

Our rankings are based on an outcomes-based approach rather than subjective ones used by other media outlets. As such, we utilize data from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the College Scorecard, among other sources. Visit our rankings and methodology section to learn more.

Program Level Awards

These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at Madonna.

Rank Ranking Name Share
#1 Most Popular General Family & Consumer Sciences Undergraduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#2 Most Popular Human Resource Management Associate’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#2 Most Popular Online International Business Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#2 Most Popular Online Human Resource Management Associate’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#2 Most Popular History Undergraduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#2 Most Popular History Undergraduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#2 Most Popular Other Education Undergraduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#12 Most Popular International Business Bachelor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#18 Most Popular Teacher Education Grade Specific Undergraduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#29 Most Popular Education Undergraduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It

Awards From Around the Web

The following table lists some notable awards Madonna has earned from around the web.

Rank Ranking Name Source
#45 Best Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting Colleges for Non-Traditional Students College Factual
#53 Best Criminal Justice & Corrections Colleges for Non-Traditional Students College Factual
#74 Best Colleges for Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting College Factual

Where Is Madonna University?

Location of Madonna University

Contact details for Madonna are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 36600 Schoolcraft Rd, Livonia, MI 48150-1176
Phone: 734-432-5300
Website: https://www.madonna.edu
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MadonnaUniversity
Twitter: https://twitter.com/MadonnaU

How Do I Get Into Madonna?

You can apply to Madonna online at: https://jrm.targetx.com/orgs/00Dj0000001mqCvEAI/login

Admission Requirements for Madonna

Submission Required?
High School GPA required
High School Rank considered but not required
High School Transcript neither required nor recommended
College Prep Program recommended
Recommendations considered but not required
SAT or ACT Scores required
TOEFL required

How Hard Is It To Get Into Madonna?

74% Acceptance Rate
68% Of Accepted Are Women
14% Submit SAT Scores
The acceptance rate at Madonna University is 74%. This means that is not quite as selective as some schools, but you'll still need to submit a good application if you want to be considered by the admissions department.

Approximately 32% of accepted students are men and 68% are women. The acceptance rate for men is 75%, and the acceptance rate for women is 74%.

Average Test Scores

About 14% of students accepted to Madonna submitted their SAT scores. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, SAT Evidence-Based Reading and Writing scores ranged between 420 and 530. Math scores were between 420 and 520.

SAT Reading and Writing Scores for Madonna University  ( 420 to 530 )
200
800

SAT Math Scores for Madonna University  ( 420 to 520 )
200
800
Madonna received ACT scores from 46% of accepted students. When looking at the 25th through the 75th percentile, ACT English scores ranged between 19 and 25. Math scores were between 17 and 25. Composite scores were between 19 and 24.

ACT English Scores for Madonna University  ( 19 to 25 )
1
36
ACT Math Scores for Madonna University  ( 17 to 25 )
1
36
ACT Composite Scores for Madonna University  ( 19 to 24 )
1
36

Can I Afford Madonna University?

$31,732 Net Price
67% Take Out Loans
5.5% Loan Default Rate
The overall average net price of Madonna is $31,732. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group.

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.

Student Loan Debt

While almost two-thirds of students nationwide take out loans to pay for college, the percentage may be quite different for the school you plan on attending. At Madonna, approximately 67% of students took out student loans averaging $5,975 a year. That adds up to $23,900 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Madonna is 5.5%. This is significantly lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, which is a good sign that you'll be able to pay back your student loans.

Madonna University Undergraduate Student Diversity

1,645 Full-Time Undergraduates
67% Women
22% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There are 2,441 undergraduate students at Madonna, with 1,645 being full-time and 796 being part-time.

 Full-Time vs. Part-Time Undergraduate Students at  Madonna

There are also 551 graduate students at the school.

Gender Diversity

Of the 1,645 full-time undergraduates at Madonna, 33% are male and 67% are female.

Undergraduate Student Gender Diversity at  Madonna

Racial-Ethnic Diversity

The racial-ethnic breakdown of Madonna University students is as follows.

Racial-Ethnic Diversity of Madonna Undergraduate Students
Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 48
Black or African American 164
Hispanic or Latino 85
White 1,053
International Students 161
Other Races/Ethnicities 134

Geographic Diversity

Michigan students aren't the only ones who study at Madonna University. At this time, 5 states are represented by the student population at the school.

Over 32 countries are represented at Madonna. The most popular countries sending students to the school are South Korea, China, and Canada.

Online Learning at Madonna University

577 Took All Classes Online
1,715 Took At Least One Class Online
4.9% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
There are 12 bachelor’s degree and 10 master’s degree programs available online at Madonna. In 2017-2018, 1,715 students took at least one online class at the school.

The following chart shows how the online learning population at Madonna has changed over the last few years.

undefined

This school is the 19th most popular in Michigan for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2017-2018.

Online Growth Rankings of Madonna

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Madonna University was 4.9%. This is the #1,673 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at Madonna regardless of major.

The following table shows the 1-year growth rate of Madonna majors that offer at least one online course. This table only includes majors with positive growth.

Major 1-Year Growth Rate
Business Administration & Management 47%
Business, Management & Marketing 25%
Educational Administration 47%
Human Resource Management 70%
International Business 13%
Liberal Arts / Sciences & Humanities 58%
Liberal Arts General Studies 58%
Social Sciences 33%
Sociology 40%

The table below shows how the average growth rate over 4 years at Madonna ranks compared to all other partially online schools that offer a specific major. Note that the majors may or may not be offered online at Madonna.

Major Growth Rate Rank
Other Social Sciences #8
General Family & Consumer Sciences #13
Gerontology #22
International Business #25
Other Education #37
Hospitality Management #41
Mental & Social Health Services #54
Curriculum & Instruction #102
Family, Consumer & Human Sciences #112
Teacher Education Subject Specific #149
Social Sciences #152
Multi / Interdisciplinary Studies #159
Accounting #197
Educational Administration #198
Criminal Justice & Corrections #302
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement & Firefighting #341
Nursing #364
Education #480

When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.

Madonna University Undergraduate Concentrations

The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.

Major Basic Certificate Associate’s Undergraduate Certificate Bachelor’s Graduate Certificate Master’s Doctor’s TOTAL
Nursing 3 0 0 114 10 47 4 178
Criminal Justice & Corrections 17 0 10 92 3 13 0 135
Business Administration & Management 0 1 0 43 10 43 0 97
International Business 0 0 0 80 13 0 0 93
Other Homeland Security 51 0 0 8 0 0 0 59
Social Work 0 0 0 7 14 38 0 59
Human Resource Management 0 42 0 3 8 0 0 53
Teacher Education Grade Specific 0 0 34 9 1 6 0 50
Community Organization & Advocacy 30 0 0 1 0 0 0 31
General Biology 0 0 0 29 0 0 0 29
Legal Support Services 0 1 1 16 0 0 0 18
Educational Administration 0 0 0 0 0 15 0 15
Teaching English or French 0 0 0 0 3 11 0 14
Dietetics & Clinical Nutrition Services 0 0 0 12 0 2 0 14
Teacher Education Subject Specific 0 0 0 10 0 3 0 13
Human Development & Family Studies 0 0 0 13 0 0 0 13
Liberal Arts General Studies 0 0 0 11 0 1 0 12
Computer Science 0 0 0 11 0 0 0 11
Hospitality Management 0 0 0 10 0 0 0 10
American Sign Language 0 0 0 10 0 0 0 10
Mathematics 0 0 0 10 0 0 0 10
Design & Applied Arts 1 0 0 9 0 0 0 10
Accounting 2 0 0 7 0 0 0 9
General English Literature 0 0 0 9 0 0 0 9
Health & Medical Administrative Services 0 0 0 1 1 7 0 9
Mental & Social Health Services 2 0 0 0 7 0 0 9
General Psychology 0 0 0 9 0 0 0 9
Other Education 0 0 0 0 0 8 0 8
Special Education 0 0 0 0 2 6 0 8
Health Sciences & Services 0 0 0 8 0 0 0 8
Health & Physical Education 0 0 0 8 0 0 0 8
Radio, Television & Digital Communication 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 5
Health/Medical Prep Programs 0 0 5 0 0 0 0 5
History 0 0 0 2 0 3 0 5
Other Social Sciences 0 0 0 0 0 5 0 5
Sociology 0 0 0 5 0 0 0 5
Quality Control Technology 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 4
Food, Nutrition & Related Services 0 1 0 3 0 0 0 4
Natural Sciences 0 2 0 2 0 0 0 4
Music 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 4
Gerontology 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 3
Natural Resources Conservation 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 3
Clinical, Counseling & Applied Psychology 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 3
Entrepreneurial Studies 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2
Management Information Systems 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 2
Journalism 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 2
Area Studies 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 2
General Family & Consumer Sciences 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 2
Political Science & Government 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 2
Communication & Journalism (Other) 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
Curriculum & Instruction 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1
General Education 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Human Sciences Business Services 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
Romance Languages 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
Religious Studies 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
Chemistry 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
Child Development & Psychology 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1
Other Science Technologies/Technicians 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
Pastoral Counseling & Specialized Ministries 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
Arts & Media Management 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
Dance 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
Fine & Studio Arts 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1
Biochemistry, Biophysics & Molecular Biology 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
General Business/Commerce 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Marketing 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Computer Information Systems 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Other Engineering 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Writing Studies 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
East Asian Languages 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Public Health 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Non-Professional General Legal Studies 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sustainability Science 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Fire Protection 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Other Psychology 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sacred Music 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Film, Video & Photographic Arts 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
TOTAL 116 47 52 585 73 209 4 1,086

References

*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

Featured Schools

Find Schools Near You

Our free school finder matches students with accredited colleges across the U.S.