College Costs in Michigan

The 2023 Directory of Michigan Colleges and Prices

Michigan Colleges, Cost and Affordability for 2022

How much does it cost to attend college in Michigan?   The average annual in-state college tuition in Michigan was $15,636 for the 2021-2022 academic year. This is $506 higher than the U.S. average and ranks Michigan in the middle of the pack as the 22nd most expensive and 31st most affordable state or district to attend college. This is a change of ($219) from the 2019-2020 average of $15,855 and represents a -1.38% annual decline. The list of Michigan colleges below provides school specific cost and value rating.

Our guide surveyed tuition data from the 90 colleges and universities in Michigan, the most popular being University of Michigan with 46,710 full time students and an in-state tuition list price of $15,850. Kalamazoo College is the most expensive in Michigan with an in-state tuition of $53,976.

Click on any school for current tuition, future cost estimates, school specific savings plans and estimated student loan payments. Michigan colleges can also be filtered by public, private, community colleges and four year schools. Additionally, cost based sorting is available for the lowest and highest tuition options. Jump directly to our ranking of best values in Michigan or cheap Michigan colleges guide.

<Academic Rating is a CollegeCalc proprietary national percentile ranking of a college's overall difficulty and educational effectiveness. An average score is 50. Dollar value is a measure of a school's academic rating compared with the average net price paid. Colleges which are ranked "n/a" didn't report sufficient data to formulate a score. Learn more about our ratings.

All price data are reprinted from the U.S. Department of Education's 2020-2021 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2021-2022 academic year.

Explore Michigan Colleges

School Tuition Rating Value
Adrian College

Adrian, Michigan

$38,032 39 21
Albion College

Albion, Michigan

$52,570 63 93
Alma College

Alma, Michigan

$43,602 NA NA
Alpena Community College

Alpena, Michigan

$6,720 NA NA
Andrews University

Berrien Springs, Michigan

$30,552 59 62
Aquinas College

Grand Rapids, Michigan

$35,384 42 46
Baker College Center for Graduate Studies

Flint, Michigan

$10,800 NA NA
Baker College of Allen Park

Allen Park, Michigan

$8,280 NA NA
Baker College of Auburn Hills

Auburn Hills, Michigan

$8,280 NA NA
Baker College of Cadillac

Cadillac, Michigan

$8,280 NA NA
Baker College of Clinton Township

Clinton Township, Michigan

$8,280 NA NA
Baker College of Flint

Flint, Michigan

$12,180 NA NA
Baker College of Jackson

Jackson, Michigan

$8,280 NA NA
Baker College of Muskegon

Muskegon, Michigan

$8,280 NA NA
Baker College of Owosso

Owosso, Michigan

$8,280 NA NA
Baker College of Port Huron

Port Huron, Michigan

$8,280 NA NA
Bay de Noc Community College

Escanaba, Michigan

$7,200 NA NA
Bay Mills Community College

Brimley, Michigan

$2,660 NA NA
Calvin College

Grand Rapids, Michigan

$37,990 64 71
Central Michigan University

Mount Pleasant, Michigan

$12,750 44 39