Lawrence Technological University.

Lawrence Technological University

Southfield, MI4 year degree
Acceptance rate

About Lawrence Technological University

Lawrence Technological University (LTU), frequently referred to as Lawrence Tech, is a private university in Southfield, Michigan. Lawrence Tech was founded in 1932 in Highland Park, Michigan, as the Lawrence Institute of Technology (LIT) by Russell E. Lawrence. The university moved to Southfield in 1955 and has since expanded to 107 acres (0.43 km2). The campus also includes the Frank Lloyd Wright-designed Affleck House in Bloomfield Hills and the Detroit Center for Design + Technology in Midtown Detroit.The school offers undergraduate, masters, and doctoral programs in science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics fields. The university's four colleges are Architecture and Design, Arts and Sciences, Business and Information Technology, and Engineering. LTU's athletic teams are known as the Blue Devils. They compete in the NAIA and joined the Wolverine Hoosier Athletic Conference in 2012.


  • Offers certificate, bachelor's, master's, doctoral, and associate degrees
  • 2,191 students
  • 0.29 faculty staff per student
  • Campus housing available

Notable programs at Lawrence Technological University

Molecular Biology
Most popular degree

The most popular degrees are Molecular Biology, Accounting, Finance, International Business, Computer Science, Mathematics, Architecture, and Biomedical Engineering.

Acceptance Rates

Acceptance Rate in 2017
Avg SAT Scores in 2017

1,296 students out of 2,173 applicants were accepted into Lawrence Technological University. They had an average SAT score of 1163. 69% of people submitted their SAT score along with their applications while 48% chose to submit their ACT score.

Tuition and costs

Undergraduate tuition (2017)

In 2017, the cost of tuition at Lawrence Technological University was $32,190. After taking into account the costs of books and supplies, room and board, and general living expenses, the average cost for students was $47,482.

Financial aid available at Lawrence Technological University

Of undergrads receive grants
Of undergrads receive federal loans

71% of undergraduate students at Lawrence Technological University received grants or loans in 2017.

The average award discount is the ratio between the average grant or scholarship value, and the cost, which is the sum of tuition, room, board, book, supplies, and other living expenses.

Average student living expenses at Lawrence Technological University

Room & board
Books & supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Lawrence Technological University was of $9,500 in 2017. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,476.

Diversity at Lawrence Technological University

Ethnic Mix, 2017

Student Gender Mix, 2017