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Tightest Michigan Colleges to Admit with Lowest Acceptance Rate

The next table lists the tightest (low acceptance rate) Michigan colleges and universities to admit. Those schools have been keeping the acceptance rate in low level in recent years. University of Michigan-Ann Arbor has the lowest acceptance rate as of 22.91% for academic year 2019-2020 in Michigan. For the ranking, we only include 4-years colleges with at least 1,000 new students (freshmen).
The following table shows the schools that have low acceptance rates with admission statistics and yield, also known as enrollment rate. You may want to check colleges having the highest acceptance rates in Michigan.
Tightest Michigan Colleges to Admit with Lowest Acceptance Rate (2019-2020)
NameAcceptance Rate# of Applicants# of Admitted# of EnrolledYield
1University of Michigan-Ann Arbor
Public, 4 or more yearsAnn Arbor, MI
22.91%64,97214,8836,83045.89%
2University of Michigan-Dearborn
Public, 4 or more yearsDearborn, MI
61.96%6,4704,0091,01525.32%
3Northern Michigan University
Public, 4 or more yearsMarquette, MI
65.59%7,6775,0351,61031.98%
4Central Michigan University
Public, 4 or more yearsMount Pleasant, MI
69.51%16,41111,4082,47321.68%
5Michigan State University
Public, 4 or more yearsEast Lansing, MI
71.12%44,32231,5228,80127.92%
6Wayne State University
Public, 4 or more yearsDetroit, MI
73.14%15,71611,4952,96825.82%
7Saginaw Valley State University
Public, 4 or more yearsUniversity Center, MI
73.12%7,1495,2271,47028.12%
8Michigan Technological University
Public, 4 or more yearsHoughton, MI
74.31%5,9784,4421,30129.29%
9Eastern Michigan University
Public, 4 or more yearsYpsilanti, MI
74.06%14,32310,6072,15220.29%
10Western Michigan University
Public, 4 or more yearsKalamazoo, MI
79.86%17,69814,1332,91920.65%