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Colleges with Highest Graduation Rate in Michigan

University of Michigan-Ann Arbor has the highest graduation rate of 93% for academic year 2019-2020 in Michigan. Kalamazoo College is ranked second with 86% and Hope College follows them with 81%. 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, 4 or more yearsAnn Arbor, MI
93%-97%
2Kalamazoo College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsKalamazoo, MI
86%-91%
3Hope College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsHolland, MI
81%9%89%
4Michigan State University
Public, 4 or more yearsEast Lansing, MI
81%11%92%
5Calvin University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsGrand Rapids, MI
76%-87%
6Albion College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsAlbion, MI
70%24%75%
7Michigan Technological University
Public, 4 or more yearsHoughton, MI
70%19%84%
8Alma College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsAlma, MI
67%-79%
9University of Detroit Mercy
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDetroit, MI
67%22%83%
10Grand Valley State University
Public, 4 or more yearsAllendale, MI
67%16%85%
11Central Michigan University
Public, 4 or more yearsMount Pleasant, MI
61%-77%
12Aquinas College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsGrand Rapids, MI
60%29%75%
13Cornerstone University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsGrand Rapids, MI
60%-79%
14Lawrence Technological University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsSouthfield, MI
60%23%81%
15Madonna University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsLivonia, MI
60%29%76%
16Andrews University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsBerrien Springs, MI
59%21%82%
17Spring Arbor University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsSpring Arbor, MI
59%-80%
18Oakland University
Public, 4 or more yearsRochester Hills, MI
57%7%76%
19Western Michigan University
Public, 4 or more yearsKalamazoo, MI
57%26%80%
20University of Michigan-Dearborn
Public, 4 or more yearsDearborn, MI
56%28%78%