David J. Fike, Ph.D., is the 8th president of Marygrove College.
Founded in 1905 in Monroe, Michigan, by the Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary (IHM), Marygrove was later relocated to Detroit, Michigan, in 1927. Marygrove has six buildings that sit on 53 acres of trees and beautiful landscape.
Marygrove College is a private, liberal arts, co-educational institution with three semesters: Fall, Winter and Summer.
The Higher Learning Commission (HLC) is an independent corporation and one of two commission members of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (NCA), which is one of six regional institutional accreditors in the United States.
Marygrove has the approval of the State of Michigan Department of Education for its teacher certification programs.
Council of Social Work and Education
Undergraduate: 37 Major Programs
Graduate: 12 Major Programs
Graduate Enrollment (On campus): 340
Graduate Enrollment (Master in the Art of Teaching online): 980
Full-time Faculty Members: 58
Part-time Faculty: 182
Student-to-Faculty Ratio: 10 to 1
Affiliation: National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA), United States Collegiate Athletic Association (USCAA)
Varsity Sports: Men's Basketball, Women's Basketball, Men's Cross Country, Women's Cross Country, Men's Golf, Women's Golf, Men's Lacrosse (2013), Men's Soccer, Women's Soccer, Men's Indoor Track & Field, Women's Indoor Track & Field, Men's Outdoor Track & Field, Women's Outdoor Track & Field, and Women's Volleyball.
In 1927, Marygrove College moved its campus to its current location in Detroit, & hasn't looked back since. Happy 313th birthday, Detroit!
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