24 Oct 2017

Eastern Michigan University

Eastern Michigan University is a comprehensive, co-educational public university in Ypsilanti, Michi

Eastern Michigan University (EMU) is a comprehensive, co-educational public university in Ypsilanti, Michigan. Ypsilanti, The university was founded in 1849 as Michigan State Normal School.

The university was founded in 1849 and opened its doors in 1853 as Michigan State Normal School. Michigan State Normal School was the first in Michigan and the first normal school created outside the original 13 colonies. One hundred and twenty-two students started classes March 29, 1853.
Adonijah Welch served as Michigan State Normal School's first principal. Michigan created a state educational system  modeled  on Germany. 
Facilities:

Course Related Facilities:

Multipurpose classrooms
Teaching Laboratories
Large Student Reading Room

Research Facilities:

Modern Optics Laboratory
Laser Physics Laboratory
Plasma Physics Laboratory
Surface Science Laboratory
Space Environment Computational Laboratory
Sherzer Observatory

Other Facilities:

Machine Shop
EMU Planetarium
Kresge Environmental Education Center
Course Laboratories
Schools, Departments & College Programs:

Africology & African American Studies, Department 
Art and Design, School 
Biology, Department 
Chemistry, Department 
Communication, Media, and Theatre Arts, School 
Computer Science, Department 
Economics, Department 
English Language and Literature, Department 
Geography and Geology, Department 
History and Philosophy , Department 
Environmental Science and Society (ENVI), Interdisciplinary Program 
Jewish Studies, Program 
Mathematics and Statistics, Department 
Music and Dance, School 
Physics and Astronomy, Department 
Political Science, Department 
Psychology, Department 
Sociology, Anthropology, and Criminology, Department 
Women’s and Gender Studies, Department 
World Languages, Department 
Kathie: I would strongly recommend EMU to others. I have never had a problem getting a job and am very proud of stating that I am an EMU Graduate. I took my education seriously.