College Costs in Michigan

The 2024 Directory of Michigan Colleges and Prices

Michigan Colleges, Cost and Affordability for 2024

How much does it cost to attend college in Michigan?   The average annual in-state college tuition in Michigan was $15,636 for the 2021-2022 academic year. This is $506 higher than the U.S. average and ranks Michigan in the middle of the pack as the 22nd most expensive state or district to attend college. This is a change of -$620 from the 2019-2020 average of $16,256 and represents a -3.81% annual decline in tuition costs. The list of Michigan colleges below provides school specific cost and value rating.

This analysis surveyed tuition data from the 90 colleges and universities in Michigan, the most popular being University of Michigan with 46,710 full time students and an in-state tuition list price of $15,850. Kalamazoo College is the most expensive in Michigan with an in-state tuition of $53,976.

All price data are reprinted from the U.S. Department of Education's 2020-2021 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2021-2022 academic year.


90 results

University of Michigan
M
Ann Arbor, MI

University of Michigan

Public 4 Year

5 reviews

$15,850 Tuition

#19 Best Value Colleges in America

  • 50,278enrollment
  • $17,832net price
  • 20%acceptance rate
  • 1340-1520SAT range
  • 31-34ACT range
  • 3.88Avg GPA

Applications Due Feb 1

Michigan State University
S
East Lansing, MI

Michigan State University

Public 4 Year

6 reviews

$14,750 Tuition

#3 Best Colleges in Michigan

  • 49,659enrollment
  • $16,655net price
  • 83%acceptance rate
  • 1100-1320SAT range
  • 23-29ACT range
  • 3.72Avg GPA

Grand Valley State University
G
Allendale, MI

Grand Valley State University

Public 4 Year

3 reviews

$13,560 Tuition

 

  • 22,406enrollment
  • $16,865net price
  • 92%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.65Avg GPA

Applications Due May 1

Wayne State University
W
Detroit, MI

Wayne State University

Public 4 Year

3 reviews

$12,376 Tuition

#5 Best Public Universities in Michigan

  • 24,919enrollment
  • $14,993net price
  • 63%acceptance rate
  • 1030-1260SAT range
  • 22-28ACT range
  • 3.42Avg GPA

Applications Due Aug 1

Central Michigan University
C
Mount Pleasant, MI

Central Michigan University

Public 4 Year

3 reviews

$12,750 Tuition

#10 Best Public Universities in Michigan

  • 15,424enrollment
  • $15,758net price
  • 77%acceptance rate
  • 1010-1220SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.47Avg GPA

University of Michigan Dearborn
M
Dearborn, MI

University of Michigan Dearborn

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

$13,416 Tuition

#4 Best Public Universities in Michigan

  • 8,331enrollment
  • $12,639net price
  • 69%acceptance rate
  • 1050-1300SAT range
  • 22-28ACT range
  • 3.66Avg GPA

Applications Due Apr 1

Oakland University
O
Rochester Hills, MI

Oakland University

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

$13,934 Tuition

#9 Best Public Universities in Michigan

  • 17,170enrollment
  • $14,674net price
  • 92%acceptance rate
  • 970-1230SAT range
  • 21-29ACT range
  • 3.51Avg GPA

Western Michigan University
W
Kalamazoo, MI

Western Michigan University

Public 4 Year

3 reviews

$13,334 Tuition

#6 Best Public Universities in Michigan

  • 18,266enrollment
  • $18,091net price
  • 83%acceptance rate
  • 1000-1220SAT range
  • 21-27ACT range
  • 3.5Avg GPA

Concordia University Ann Arbor
C
Ann Arbor, MI

Concordia University Ann Arbor

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

$31,660 Tuition

#11 Best Private Colleges in Michigan

  • 1,135enrollment
  • $26,780net price
  • 63%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • 19-24ACT range
  • 3.19Avg GPA

Eastern Michigan University
E
Ypsilanti, MI

Eastern Michigan University

Public 4 Year

4 reviews

$13,950 Tuition

#12 Best Public Universities in Michigan

  • 15,340enrollment
  • $15,342net price
  • 85%acceptance rate
  • 930-1180SAT range
  • 18-25ACT range
  • 3.37Avg GPA

Ferris State University
F
Big Rapids, MI

Ferris State University

Public 4 Year

2 reviews

$12,740 Tuition

#7 Best Public Universities in Michigan

  • 10,361enrollment
  • $12,638net price
  • 85%acceptance rate
  • 930-1150SAT range
  • 19-26ACT range
  • 3.3Avg GPA

Northern Michigan University
N
Marquette, MI

Northern Michigan University

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

$12,098 Tuition

 

  • 7,214enrollment
  • $15,681net price
  • 71%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • 3.33Avg GPA

Michigan Technological University
M
Houghton, MI

Michigan Technological University

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

$16,654 Tuition

#3 Best Public Universities in Michigan

  • 7,008enrollment
  • $17,356net price
  • 86%acceptance rate
  • 1130-1335SAT range
  • 25-31ACT range
  • 3.78Avg GPA

Hope College
H
Holland, MI

Hope College

Private 4 Year

4 reviews

$36,300 Tuition

#5 Best Private Colleges in Michigan

  • 3,132enrollment
  • $30,320net price
  • 92%acceptance rate
  • 1100-1330SAT range
  • 24-31ACT range
  • 3.83Avg GPA

Calvin College
C
Grand Rapids, MI

Calvin College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

$37,990 Tuition

#4 Best Private Colleges in Michigan

  • 3,257enrollment
  • $26,482net price
  • 75%acceptance rate
  • 1120-1340SAT range
  • 24-30ACT range
  • 3.84Avg GPA

Adrian College
A
Adrian, MI

Adrian College

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

$38,032 Tuition

#13 Best Private Colleges in Michigan

  • 1,871enrollment
  • $25,520net price
  • 76%acceptance rate
  • 940-1150SAT range
  • 19-25ACT range
  • 3.2Avg GPA

Applications Due Aug 1

Oakland Community College
O
Bloomfield Hills, MI

Oakland Community College

Public 2 Year

1 reviews

$5,000 Tuition

 

  • 13,963enrollment
  • $3,598net price
  • 100%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • -ACT range
  • NAAvg GPA

Saginaw Valley State University
S
University Center, MI

Saginaw Valley State University

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

$11,130 Tuition

#13 Best Public Universities in Michigan

  • 7,523enrollment
  • $15,032net price
  • 78%acceptance rate
  • 960-1170SAT range
  • 19-25ACT range
  • 3.48Avg GPA