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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 26.11% 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
26.11%65,02116,9746,87940.53%
2Northern Michigan University
Public, 4 or more yearsMarquette, MI
66.89%6,2334,1691,36032.62%
3University of Michigan-Dearborn
Public, 4 or more yearsDearborn, MI
67.51%7,3004,9281,00320.35%
4Central Michigan University
Public, 4 or more yearsMount Pleasant, MI
68.67%19,39613,3202,08815.68%
5Wayne State University
Public, 4 or more yearsDetroit, MI
69.01%17,09311,7963,12026.45%
6Michigan Technological University
Public, 4 or more yearsHoughton, MI
70.36%7,4765,2601,20122.83%
7Eastern Michigan University
Public, 4 or more yearsYpsilanti, MI
75.18%15,95711,9971,92216.02%
8Michigan State University
Public, 4 or more yearsEast Lansing, MI
76.31%45,42634,6638,38924.20%
9Oakland University
Public, 4 or more yearsRochester Hills, MI
81.10%12,0549,7762,25823.10%
10Ferris State University
Public, 4 or more yearsBig Rapids, MI
82.46%8,5817,0761,54021.76%