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Alumni and Donor Counts

MSU Alumni Counts as of Apr. 7, 2021*

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Living Degreed Alumni**: 503,675

Category Alumni Count
Domestic 482,656
International 11,810
Other 9,209
Undergraduate 357,558
Graduate 102,308
Undergraduate & Graduate 43,809
Male 250,994
Female 252,676
Non-binary 4
Unknown 1

Living Degreed Alumni** by Unit  (Top ten are indicated in bold)

College Alumni Count
Agriculture & Natural Resources 54,569
Arts & Letters
32,885
Broad College of Business 81,675
Communication Arts & Sciences 54,892
Education 58,673
Engineering 38,147
General University 58
Honors College
21,502
Human Medicine 6,526
James Madison 9,460
Justin Morrill College 1,040
Lyman Briggs College 7,470
MSU College of Law 12,208
Music 5,948
Natural Science
48,483
Nursing 7,513
Osteopathic Medicine 7,278
Residential College in Arts & Humanities 476
Social Science
99,749
Veterinary Medicine 7,098

Living Degreed Alumni** in Michigan: 272K (Top ten are indicated in bold)

By Michigan county, alphabetically (A-K)

Michigan County Alumni Count
Alcona 205
Alger 109
Allegan 1,532
Alpena 488
Antrim 841
Arenac 152
Baraga 41
Barry 1,177
Bay 1,641
Benzie 613
Berrien 2,613
Branch 493
Calhoun 2,450
Cass 485
Charlevoix 954
Cheboygan 525
Chippewa 399
Clare 271
Clinton 7,993
Crawford 223
Delta 408
Dickinson 246
Eaton 6,854
Emmet 1,397
Genesee 6,947
Gladwin 262
Gogebic 114
Grand Traverse 4,389
Gratiot 592
Hillsdale 524
Houghton 322
Huron 606
Ingham 45,769
Ionia 1,375
Iosco 354
Iron 111
Isabella 848
Jackson 3,723
Kalamazoo 5,433
Kalkaska 211
Kent 17,924
Keweenaw 39

By Michigan county, alphabetically (L-Z)

Michigan County Alumni Count
Lake 84
Lapeer 1,259
Leelanau 1,472
Lenawee 1,248
Livingston 8,221
Luce 68
Mackinac 213
Macomb 14,026
Manistee 474
Marquette 879
Mason 700
Mecosta 517
Menominee 166
Midland 2,100
Missaukee 169
Monroe 1,317
Montcalm 668
Montmorency 117
Muskegon 2,525
Newaygo 533
Oakland 58,558
Oceana 427
Ogemaw 235
Ontonagon 38
Osceola 224
Oscoda 78
Otsego 510
Ottawa 6,083
Presque Isle 211
Roscommon 361
Saginaw 3,374
Saint Clair 2,345
Saint Joseph 515
Sanilac 522
Schoolcraft 80
Shiawassee 2,306
Tuscola 579
Van Buren 1,139
Washtenaw 9,685
Wayne 25,552
Wexford 511

Living Degreed Alumni** in the United States: 483K (Top ten are indicated in bold)

Midwest U.S. Region

State Alumni Count
Illinois 21,404
Indiana 6,146
Iowa 1,362
Kentucky 1,701
Michigan 271,742
Minnesota 4,285
Missouri 2,537
Ohio 10,119
Tennessee 3,629
West Virginia 396
Wisconsin 5,426

Rocky Mountain U.S. Region

State Alumni Count
Arkansas 703
Colorado 8,482
Idaho 873
Kansas 1,112
Louisiana 815
Montana 753
Nebraska 612
North Dakota 191
Oklahoma 798
Oregon 3,561
South Dakota 258
Texas 12,644
Washington 5,832
Wyoming 408

Western States U.S. Region

State Alumni Count
Alaska 624
Arizona 7,146
California 23,144
Hawaii 937
Nevada 1,969
New Mexico 1,351
Utah 1,175

Northeast U.S. Region

State Alumni Count
Connecticut 2,146
Delaware 506
District of Columbia 1,329
Maine 856
Maryland 4,988
Massachusetts 4,441
New Hampshire 961
New Jersey 3,875
New York 8,424
Pennsylvania 5,553
Rhode Island 439
Vermont 563
Virginia 7,373

Southeast U.S. Region

State Alumni Count
Alabama 1,254
Florida 19,150
Georgia 6,776
Mississippi 449
North Carolina 7,655
South Carolina 3,129

United States Territories

US Territory Alumni Count
APO 322
American Samoa 1
Federate States of Micronesia 3
Guam 36
Marshall Islands 1
Northern Mariana Island 7
Puerto Rico 219
U.S. Virgin Islands 63

Living Degreed Alumni** Currently Residing in Foreign Counties: 12K (Top ten are indicated in bold)

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By Country, alphabetically (A-K)

Country Alumni Count
Afghanistan 2
Albania 2
Algeria 2
Antigua and Barbuda 1
Argentina 30
Aruba 2
Australia 116
Austria 18
Azerbaijan 3
Bahamas 4
Bahrain 7
Bangladesh 15
Barbados 5
Belarus 2
Belgium 22
Belize 4
Benin 2
Bermuda 6
Bhutan 1
Bolivia 11
Bosnia - Hercegovina 1
Botswana 13
Brazil 194
Bulgaria 6
Burkina Faso 2
Burundi 1
Cambodia 7
Cameroon 4
Canada 1,176
Cape Verde 2
Cayman Islands 3
Central Africa Republic 4
Chad 1
Chile 23
China 2,469
Colombia 46
Comoros 3
Congo 3
Congo, Democratic Republic 3
Costa Rica 8
Cote d'Ivoire 8
Cuba 1
Curacao 1
Cyprus 29
Czech Republic 7
Denmark 9
Dominica 2
Dominican Republic 22
Ecuador 33
Egypt 67
El Salvador 8
Estonia 4
Ethiopia 15
Fiji 1
Finland 12
France 82
Gabon 2
Gambia 1
Georgia 2
Germany 123
Ghana 26
Greece 74
Guatemala 15
Haiti 2
Honduras 16
Hong Kong 195
Hungary 4
India 457
Indonesia 207
Iran 22
Iraq 13
Ireland 19
Israel 34
Italy 48
Jamaica 15
Japan 498
Jordan 23
Kazakhstan 20
Kenya 56
Kiribati 4
Kuwait 29
Kyrgyzstan 3

By Country, alphabetically (L-Z)

Country Alumni Count
Laos 1
Latvia 2
Lebanon 9
Lesotho 2
Liberia 6
Libya 10
Lithuania 1
Luxembourg 2
Macau 7
Macedonia 1
Madagascar 2
Malawi 26
Malaysia 338
Mali 5
Malta 1
Martinique 1
Mauritania 1
Mauritius 1
Mexico 125
Moldova 2
Mongolia 4
Morocco 14
Mozambique 7
Myanmar 4
Namibia 5
Nepal 24
Netherlands 70
Netherlands Antilles 4
New Zealand 28
Nicaragua 8
Niger 5
Nigeria 83
North Korea 4
Norway 16
Oman 8
Pakistan 112
Panama 18
Papua New Guinea 1
Paraguay 1
Peru 26
Philippines 82
Poland 14
Portugal 6
Puerto Rico 1
Qatar 9
Reunion 2
Romania 9
Russia 24
Rwanda 14
Saint Kitts and Nevis 1
Saint Lucia 1
Saint Pierre and Miquelon 1
Saint Vincent & Grenadines 1
Saudi Arabia 165
Senegal 8
Serbia 3
Serbia and Montenegro 1
Seychelles 3
Singapore 127
Slovakia 2
Slovenia 2
Somalia 1
South Africa 40
South Korea 1,407
Spain 50
Sri Lanka 21
Sudan 10
Suriname 2
Swaziland 7
Sweden 17
Switzerland 43
Taiwan 1,112
Tanzania 23
Thailand 513
Togo 3
Trinidad and Tobago 12
Tunisia 23
Turkey 175
Turks & Caicos Islands 1
Uganda 15
Ukraine 8
United Arab Emirates 103
United Kingdom 187
Uruguay 17
Uzbekistan 2
Venezuela 29
Vietnam 29
Yemen 4
Zambia 23
Zimbabwe 41

 *MSU Alumni Counts will be updated every August, November and February.

**MSU Alumni Counts include only those individuals who have obtained an undergraduate, graduate or doctoral degree from Michigan State University.

 

MSU Donor Counts as of July 30, 2020 ***

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Donors: 71,580

Category Alumni Count
Alumni - Degreed 32,839
Alumni - Non Degreed 1,389
Parents 4,385
Other Individuals 30,991
Foundations 486
Corporations 1,141
Other Organizations 349
Domestic 70,068
Foreign 195
Other 1,317
Female 36,713
Male 32,637
Non-binary 2
Unknown 2,228

Donors in Michigan: 51K (Top ten are indicated in bold)

By Michigan county, alphabetically (A-K)

County Alumni Count
Alcona 21
Alger 111
Allegan 1,465
Alpena 468
Antrim 782
Arenac 140
Baraga 43
Barry 1,145
Bay 1,628
Benzie 596
Berrien 2,564
Branch 499
Calhoun 2,442
Cass 469
Charlevoix 899
Cheboygan 511
Chippewa 390
Clare 264
Clinton 7,422
Crawford 212
Delta 408
Dickinson 22
Eaton 3,262
Emmet 183
Genesee 1,559
Gladwin 28
Gogebic 9
Grand Traverse 374
Gratiot 194
Hillsdale 336
Houghton 30
Huron 135
Ingham 14,031
Ionia 439
Iosco 51
Iron 14
Isabella 129
Jackson 1,937
Kalamazoo 1,091
Kalkaska 21
Kent 2,311
Keweenaw 4

By Michigan county, alphabetically (L-Z)

County Alumni Count
Lake 11
Lapeer 152
Leelanau 159
Lenawee 3,79
Livingston 1,399
Luce 8
Mackinac 26
Macomb 1,071
Manistee 76
Marquette 100
Mason 71
Mecosta 90
Menominee 17
Midland 392
Missaukee 24
Monroe 156
Montcalm 185
Montmorency 18
Muskegon 273
Newaygo 82
Oakland 6,222
Oceana 38
Ogemaw 38
Ontonagon 2
Osceola 61
Oscoda 24
Otsego 50
Ottawa 777
Presque Isle 24
Roscommon 51
Saginaw 678
Saint Clair 248
Saint Joseph 135
Sanilac 74
Schoolcraft 14
Shiawassee 958
Tuscola 113
Van Buren 154
Washtenaw 2,038
Wayne 2,516
Wexford 62

Donors in the United States: 471K (Top ten are indicated in bold)

Midwest U.S. Region

State Alumni Count
Illinois 1,874
Indiana 719
Iowa 182
Kentucky 1,663
Michigan 50,981
Minnesota 437
Missouri 261
Ohio 1,111
Tennessee 307
West Virginia 62
Wisconsin 514

Rocky Mountain U.S. Region

State Alumni Count
Arkansas 72
Colorado 583
Idaho 64
Kansas 99
Louisiana 64
Montana 39
Nebraska 88
North Dakota 23
Oklahoma 80
Oregon 205
South Dakota 32
Texas 1,050
Washington 374
Wyoming 31

Western States U.S. Region

State Alumni Count
Alaska 29
Arizona 661
California 1,731
Hawaii 75
Nevada 139
New Mexico 126
Utah 77

Northeast U.S. Region

State Alumni Count
Connecticut 268
Delaware 68
District of Columbia 171
Maine 84
Maryland 542
Massachusetts 431
New Hampshire 83
New Jersey 395
New York 831
Pennsylvania 658
Rhode Island 45
Vermont 52
Virginia 789

Southeast U.S. Region

State Alumni Count
Alabama 98
Florida 1,753
Georgia 543
Mississippi 45
North Carolina 614
South Carolina 310

United States Territories

US Territory Alumni Count
APO 2
Guam 3
Puerto Rico 8
U.S. Virgin Islands 5

Donors Currently Residing in Foreign Countries: 195 (Top five are indicated in bold)

Country Donor Count
Australia 6
Belgium 1
Brazil 6
Canada 54
China 10
Cote D'Ivoire 1
France 5
Germany 2
Greece 1
Hong Kong 4
Hungary 1
India 10
Indonesia 4
Ireland 2
Israel 2
Japan 12
Kenya 5
Macau 2
Malaysia 4
Netherlands 5
North Korea 3
Singapore 11
South Korea 8
Spain 2
Sweden 1
Switzerland 5
Taiwan 17
Thailand 3
United Kingdom 8
Zimbabwe 1

 

***MSU Donor Counts will be updated annually in July.