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Michigan Colleges with Lowest Enrollment Rate

This page lists the schools having low yield) in Michigan. The yield, also known as enrollment rate, is the percent of students who choose to enroll after having been offered admission. Higher yield means that more admitted students are finally enrolled into the school.
University of Detroit Mercy, has the lowest yield rate of 13.23% for academic year 2020-2021 in Michigan. Albion College is positioned second with 13.67% yield and Kalamazoo College follows them with 15%. Next table shows the schools that have low yield rates with admission statistics and acceptance rates. We exclude colleges whose programs are focused on certificate, associate, and/or special subjects such as arts and music from the ranking. You may want to check colleges having the highest yield rates in Michigan.
Michigan Colleges with Lowest Enrollment Rate (2021)
NameYield# of Applicants# of Admitted# of EnrolledAcceptance Rate
1University of Detroit Mercy
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsDetroit, MI
13.23% 3,985 3,168 419 79.50%
2Albion College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsAlbion, MI
13.66% 4,699 3,498 478 74.44%
3Kalamazoo College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsKalamazoo, MI
14.95% 3,456 2,569 384 74.33%
4Central Michigan University
Public, 4 or more yearsMount Pleasant, MI
15.68% 19,396 13,320 2,088 68.67%
5Eastern Michigan University
Public, 4 or more yearsYpsilanti, MI
16.02% 15,957 11,997 1,922 75.18%
6Cornerstone University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsGrand Rapids, MI
16.39% 1,964 1,708 280 86.97%
7Lawrence Technological University
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsSouthfield, MI
17.39% 2,588 2,134 371 82.46%
8University of Michigan-Flint
Public, 4 or more yearsFlint, MI
17.97% 4,017 3,110 559 77.42%
9Western Michigan University
Public, 4 or more yearsKalamazoo, MI
18.55% 16,582 14,085 2,613 84.94%
10Adrian College
Private (not-for-profit), 4 or more yearsAdrian, MI
19.80% 4,439 2,717 538 61.21%