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Colleges with Highest Graduation Rate in Michigan

University of Michigan-Ann Arbor has the highest graduation rate of 94% for academic year 2021-2022 in Michigan. Hillsdale College is ranked second with 88% and Michigan State University follows them with 82%. We exclude colleges whose programs are focused on certificate, associate, and/or special subjects such as arts and music from the ranking. Next table shows the schools that have high graduation rates with transfer-out rates and retention rates. You may want to check colleges having the lowest graduation rates in Michigan.
Colleges with Highest Graduation Rate in Michigan
NameGraduation RateTransfer-out RateRetention Rate (full-time/part-time)
1University of Michigan-Ann Arbor
Public, four-yearsAnn Arbor, MI
94%-96%
2Hillsdale College
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsHillsdale, MI
88%4%97%
3Michigan State University
Public, four-yearsEast Lansing, MI
82%-91%
4Hope College
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsHolland, MI
81%-87%
5Calvin University
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsGrand Rapids, MI
77%15%87%
6Kalamazoo College
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsKalamazoo, MI
76%-83%
7Andrews University
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsBerrien Springs, MI
72%15%85%
8Michigan Technological University
Public, four-yearsHoughton, MI
69%20%86%
9University of Detroit Mercy
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsDetroit, MI
67%24%86%
10Grand Valley State University
Public, four-yearsAllendale, MI
67%15%83%
11Albion College
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsAlbion, MI
64%-73%
12Madonna University
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsLivonia, MI
64%25%76%
13Spring Arbor University
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsSpring Arbor, MI
64%-78%
14Alma College
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsAlma, MI
63%-83%
15Central Michigan University
Public, four-yearsMount Pleasant, MI
62%-80%
16Aquinas College
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsGrand Rapids, MI
60%31%72%
17Cornerstone University
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsGrand Rapids, MI
59%-86%
18Lawrence Technological University
Private (not-for-profit), four-yearsSouthfield, MI
56%28%77%
19University of Michigan-Dearborn
Public, four-yearsDearborn, MI
56%27%82%
20Oakland University
Public, four-yearsRochester Hills, MI
56%9%79%