u of m flint http://michiganradio.org en Michigan-Flint engineering enrollment grows http://michiganradio.org/post/michigan-flint-engineering-enrollment-grows <p>FLINT, Mich. (AP) - The University of Michigan-Flint is responding to a growth in its engineering program by investing in high-tech equipment for the students.<br /><br />The Flint Journal reports that engineering enrollment has doubled since 2008 and now stands at 320 students. To meet the demand, the school has acquired a $75,000 microscope that magnifies objects 60,000 times and expects to get a $100,000 three-dimensional printer. The department also is hiring two new professors.<br /> Sat, 15 Feb 2014 16:04:00 +0000 The Associated Press 16462 at http://michiganradio.org Michigan-Flint engineering enrollment grows