About Michigan State University
Michigan State University (MSU) is a public research university located in East Lansing, Michigan, United States and is the first land-grant institution. It is considered to be one of America's Public Ivy universities, which recognizes top public research universities in the United States. MSU is the eighth-largest university in the United States, with approximately 48,000 students and 3,000 faculty members.
MSU pioneered the studies of packaging, hospitality business, supply chain management, and telecommunication. The study-abroad program is the largest of any single-campus university in the country, offering more than 200 programs in more than 60 countries on all continents including Antarctica.
The university is expert in nuclear physics, economics, engineering, business, education, osteopathic medicine, political science, journalism, packaging, fisheries and wildlife, forestry, and criminal justice programs.
U.S. News & World Report ranks MSU 72nd in the U.S. According to the 2011 QS World University Rankings placed Michigan State University at 164th internationally. The National Communication Association (NCA) ranks MSU's PhD programs as No. 1 in educating researchers in the rapidly growing fields of health communication and communication technology.
QS World University Rankings 2014
The Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2014-2015
The Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2013-2014
QS World University Rankings 2013
QS World University Rankings 2015
The Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2015-2016