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Michigan Colleges with the Largest Online Students

Michigan State University has the most online students of 45,588 for academic year 2020-2021 in Michigan. The number only includes students enrolled exclusively in online programs and does not include students taking some online courses. Wayne State University is ranked second with 24,018 online students and University of Michigan-Ann Arbor follows them with 45,588 online students. 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 most online students by enrolled status. You may want to check colleges having the smallest online student population in Michigan.
Michigan Colleges with the Largest Online Students
NameTotal # of StudentsEnrolled Exclusively Online ProgramsEnrolld in Some Online CoursesNot in Online Courses
1Michigan State University
Public, 4 or more yearsEast Lansing, MI
49,69540,9744,6144,107
2Wayne State University
Public, 4 or more yearsDetroit, MI
26,24118,8835,1352,223
3University of Michigan-Ann Arbor
Public, 4 or more yearsAnn Arbor, MI
47,90716,01727,4614,429
4Eastern Michigan University
Public, 4 or more yearsYpsilanti, MI
16,29410,6925,159443
5Oakland University
Public, 4 or more yearsRochester Hills, MI
18,55210,5027,246804
6Western Michigan University
Public, 4 or more yearsKalamazoo, MI
19,8877,02511,1311,731
7University of Michigan-Dearborn
Public, 4 or more yearsDearborn, MI
8,7835,5582,870355
8Grand Valley State University
Public, 4 or more yearsAllendale, MI
23,3503,72617,6691,955
9Central Michigan University
Public, 4 or more yearsMount Pleasant, MI
17,3113,7003,56410,047
10Ferris State University
Public, 4 or more yearsBig Rapids, MI
11,1652,9086,1852,072
11Spring Arbor University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsSpring Arbor, MI
3,1181,540625953
12University of Michigan-Flint
Public, 4 or more yearsFlint, MI
6,8291,4622,7562,611
13Kalamazoo College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsKalamazoo, MI
1,4511,44902
14Northern Michigan University
Public, 4 or more yearsMarquette, MI
7,3681,0554,3032,010
15Saginaw Valley State University
Public, 4 or more yearsUniversity Center, MI
8,0289354,8232,270
16Siena Heights University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsAdrian, MI
2,036751501784
17Madonna University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsLivonia, MI
2,7927281,553511
18Lawrence Technological University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsSouthfield, MI
2,8126636291,520
19Cornerstone University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsGrand Rapids, MI
1,917532651,320
20Andrews University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsBerrien Springs, MI
3,1623855082,269
* Online completely college that all programs are offered online exclusively.