The Best Value Michigan Colleges

Best Value Colleges in Michigan for 2022

Explore the colleges that provide the best value for your money in Michigan based on academic quality, outcomes, net price and financial aid. The rankings are calculated using ratings from the 2022 CollegeSimply Best Colleges ranking but additionally factors in the typical price paid by students to identify the colleges that offer the best deals. Leading the list for 2022 as the overall best value college in Michigan is University of Michigan. The highest value public state college is also University of Michigan. Learn how the Best Value Colleges are calculated and ranked on our methodology page.


27 results

University of Michigan
M
Ann Arbor, MI
University of Michigan

Public 4 Year

4 reviews

#1 Best Value in Michigan

  • 47,907enrollment
  • $17,832net price
  • 26%acceptance rate
  • 1340-1520SAT range
  • 31-34ACT range
  • 3.87Avg GPA
Albion College
A
Albion, MI
Albion College

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#2 Best Value in Michigan

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

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#3 Best Value in Michigan

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

Public 4 Year

0 reviews

#4 Best Value in Michigan

  • 6,873enrollment
  • $17,356net price
  • 70%acceptance rate
  • 1160-1350SAT range
  • 25-30ACT range
  • 3.78Avg GPA
Michigan State University
S
East Lansing, MI
Michigan State University

Public 4 Year

4 reviews

#5 Best Value in Michigan

  • 49,695enrollment
  • $16,655net price
  • 76%acceptance rate
  • 1100-1300SAT range
  • 23-29ACT range
  • 3.74Avg GPA
Andrews University
A
Berrien Springs, MI
Andrews University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#6 Best Value in Michigan

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

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#7 Best Value in Michigan

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

Public 4 Year

1 reviews

#8 Best Value in Michigan

  • 8,783enrollment
  • $12,639net price
  • 68%acceptance rate
  • 1090-1320SAT range
  • 22-29ACT range
  • 3.7Avg GPA
Northwood University Michigan
N
Midland, MI
Northwood University Michigan

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#9 Best Value in Michigan

  • 2,541enrollment
  • $21,348net price
  • 77%acceptance rate
  • 990-1180SAT range
  • 19-25ACT range
  • 3.41Avg GPA
Ferris State University
F
Big Rapids, MI
Ferris State University

Public 4 Year

2 reviews

#10 Best Value in Michigan

  • 11,165enrollment
  • $12,638net price
  • 82%acceptance rate
  • 940-1160SAT range
  • 18-26ACT range
  • 3.3Avg GPA
Spring Arbor University
S
Spring Arbor, MI
 
Spring Arbor University

Private 4 Year

1 reviews

#11 Best Value in Michigan

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

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#12 Best Value in Michigan

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

Private 4 Year

3 reviews

#13 Best Value in Michigan

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

Public 4 Year

3 reviews

#14 Best Value in Michigan

  • 26,241enrollment
  • $14,993net price
  • 69%acceptance rate
  • 1000-1200SAT range
  • 20-27ACT range
  • 3.42Avg GPA
Adrian College
A
Adrian, MI
Adrian College

Private 4 Year

2 reviews

#15 Best Value in Michigan

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

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#16 Best Value in Michigan

  • 1,517enrollment
  • $18,812net price
  • 71%acceptance rate
  • 1010-1220SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.53Avg Weighted GPA
Central Michigan University
C
Mount Pleasant, MI
Central Michigan University

Public 4 Year

2 reviews

#17 Best Value in Michigan

  • 17,311enrollment
  • $15,758net price
  • 69%acceptance rate
  • 1000-1210SAT range
  • 20-26ACT range
  • 3.52Avg GPA
Concordia University Ann Arbor
C
Ann Arbor, MI
Concordia University Ann Arbor

Private 4 Year

0 reviews

#18 Best Value in Michigan

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