1854-2004The first public university in America to award degrees in engineering, the University of Michigan was among the earliest institutions of higher education to offer programs in aeronautical engineering, chemical engineering, computer engineering, electrical engineering, metallurgical engineering, naval architecture and marine engineering, and nuclear engineering. From these early beginnings, the College of Engineering and its alumni have pioneered developments in surveying, automotive engineering, space travel, holography, information technology, microelectromechanical systems, and numerous other areas. By 2003-2004, its sesquicentennial anniversary year, Michigan Engineering comprised eleven nationally renowned academic departments, numerous interdisciplinary and international programs, 400 teaching and research faculty, 7,500 students, and more than 20 buildings, and remained a leader in engineering education and research.
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|Date Added||Sunday, December 11th, 2016 at 9:01pm PST -08:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17T E 274369 N 4683974|
|Decimal Degrees||42.27535000, -83.73615000|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 42° 16.521', W 83° 44.169'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||42° 16' 31.26" N, 83° 44' 10.14" W|
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|Closest Postal Address||At or near 1085 S University Ave, Ann Arbor MI 48109, US|
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