Top Rated Michigan Private Colleges

The Best Private Colleges in Michigan for 2022

These are the top ranked private four-year colleges in Michigan. Leading the rankings for 2022 as the highest ranked private college in Michigan is University of Detroit Mercy. Learn how the Best Colleges rankings are calculated on our ranking methodology page.


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University of Detroit Mercy
D
Detroit, MI
University of Detroit Mercy

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#1 Best Private Colleges in Michigan

  • 4,987enrollment
  • $18,376net price
  • 79%acceptance rate
  • 1050-1260SAT range
  • 22-27ACT range
  • 3.65Avg GPA

Applications Due Apr 1

Andrews University
A
Berrien Springs, MI
Andrews University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#2 Best Private Colleges in Michigan

  • 3,162enrollment
  • $22,850net price
  • 49%acceptance rate
  • 1030-1380SAT range
  • 21-28ACT range
  • 3.63Avg GPA

Kettering University
K
Flint, MI
Kettering University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#3 Best Private Colleges in Michigan

  • 2,030enrollment
  • $34,713net price
  • 74%acceptance rate
  • 1180-1360SAT range
  • 25-30ACT range
  • 3.78Avg GPA

Calvin College
C
Grand Rapids, MI
Calvin College

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#4 Best Private Colleges in Michigan

  • 3,307enrollment
  • $26,482net price
  • 73%acceptance rate
  • 1100-1320SAT range
  • 23-30ACT range
  • 3.83Avg Weighted GPA

Applications Due Aug 15

Hope College
H
Holland, MI
Hope College

Private 4 Year

3 reviews

#5 Best Private Colleges in Michigan

  • 3,061enrollment
  • $30,320net price
  • 78%acceptance rate
  • 1090-1310SAT range
  • 23-29ACT range
  • 3.75Avg GPA

Applications Due Feb 1

Albion College
A
Albion, MI
Albion College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#2 Best Value Colleges in Michigan

  • 1,506enrollment
  • $19,557net price
  • 74%acceptance rate
  • 930-1160SAT range
  • 19-27ACT range
  • 3.38Estimated Avg GPA

Applications Due Apr 1

Northwood University Michigan
N
Midland, MI
Northwood University Michigan

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#7 Best Private Colleges in Michigan

  • 2,541enrollment
  • $21,348net price
  • 77%acceptance rate
  • 990-1180SAT range
  • 19-25ACT range
  • 3.41Avg GPA

Spring Arbor University
S
Spring Arbor, MI
 
Spring Arbor University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#8 Best Private Colleges in Michigan

  • 3,118enrollment
  • $21,535net price
  • 63%acceptance rate
  • 980-1190SAT range
  • 20-27ACT range
  • 3.61Avg GPA

Applications Due Apr 1

Madonna University
M
Livonia, MI
Madonna University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#9 Best Private Colleges in Michigan

  • 2,792enrollment
  • $17,730net price
  • 68%acceptance rate
  • 920-1110SAT range
  • 17-24ACT range
  • 3.2Avg GPA

Applications Due Jul 1

Concordia University Ann Arbor
C
Ann Arbor, MI
Concordia University Ann Arbor

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#10 Best Private Colleges in Michigan

  • 1,165enrollment
  • $26,780net price
  • 61%acceptance rate
  • -SAT range
  • 19-24ACT range
  • 3.19Avg GPA

Applications Due Aug 1

Aquinas College
A
Grand Rapids, MI
Aquinas College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#11 Best Private Colleges in Michigan

  • 1,517enrollment
  • $18,812net price
  • 71%acceptance rate
  • 1010-1220SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.53Avg Weighted GPA

Applications Due May 1

Adrian College
A
Adrian, MI
Adrian College

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

#12 Best Private Colleges in Michigan

  • 1,865enrollment
  • $25,520net price
  • 61%acceptance rate
  • 927-1120SAT range
  • 19-25ACT range
  • 3.23Avg GPA

Applications Due Mar 15

Cornerstone University
C
Grand Rapids, MI
Cornerstone University

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#13 Best Private Colleges in Michigan

  • 1,917enrollment
  • $20,112net price
  • 87%acceptance rate
  • 1040-1060SAT range
  • 19-26ACT range
  • 3.56Avg GPA

Applications Due Aug 15

Rochester College
R
Rochester Hills, MI
 
Rochester College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#14 Best Private Colleges in Michigan

  • 1,231enrollment
  • $17,649net price
  • 99%acceptance rate
  • 840-1060SAT range
  • 17-23ACT range
  • 3.13Estimated Avg GPA