#7 Best Private Colleges in Michigan

Andrews University

Berrien Springs, Michigan

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Andrews University overview
Location Berrien Springs, Michigan
Online andrews.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Town Fringe
Religious Affiliation Seventh Day Adventists
Andrews University overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate
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Andrews University, located in Berrien Springs, Michigan, is a private institution established in 1874 as Battle Creek College before relocating and assuming its current name in 1960. Known for its affiliation with the Seventh-day Adventist Church, the university provides a faith-based educational environment integrated with a diverse academic curriculum. Its campus spans approximately 1,600 acres in a rural setting, roughly two hours from Chicago, offering students a serene landscape with numerous facilities, including a notable School of Architecture & Interior Design. Committed to research and global education, Andrews has a varied academic profile with particularly strong programs in health professions, education, and biology. The university is moderately selective, with a variety of undergraduate and graduate programs. On-campus housing is available with a range of living options catering to the student body. While Andrews University is not primarily recognized for athletics, it does offer a variety of sports for student participation under the team name the Cardinals.

In the most recent statistical year 1,226 prospective students applied, and 1,119 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 232 enrolled in the school.  1,663 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 1,195 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2022/2023, excluding room and board, is $31,464 plus fees of $1,270. Andrews University is ranked 403 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2024 U.S. Colleges Ranking.












Andrews University is rated within the top 41% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 6 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated


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Admission Standards

Andrews University overview
SAT 1100/1350
ACT 20/29
GPA 3.64

Applications Accepted

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Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Very Low
Application Fee $30

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Annual Cost to Attend


Costs for Andrews University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,100
Other Fees$1,270
Room and Board $9,474
Budget for Other Expenses$1,100
Total One Year Cost$44,408

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Average Salary After 10 Years

$43,700 per year

Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate

63% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Andrews University students
Subject Percent of Class
Health Professions 24%
Biology 9%
Business 8%
Foreign Languages 7%
Architecture 7%

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