College Costs in Michigan

The 2021 Directory of Michigan Colleges and Prices

Michigan Colleges, Cost and Affordability for 2021

How much does it cost to attend college in Michigan?   The average annual in-state college tuition in Michigan was $14,887 for the 2019-2020 academic year. This is $222 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 ($416) from the 2018-2019 average of $15,303 and represents a -2.72% 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 44,340 full time students and an in-state tuition list price of $15,230. Kalamazoo College is the most expensive in Michigan with an in-state tuition of $50,046.

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 2018-2019 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2018-2019 academic year.

Explore Michigan Colleges

School Tuition Rating Value
Cleary University

Ann Arbor, Michigan

$19,950 43 35
College for Creative Studies

Detroit, Michigan

$44,400 NA NA
Compass College of Cinematic Arts

Grand Rapids, Michigan

$15,300 NA NA
Concordia University Ann Arbor

Ann Arbor, Michigan

$30,060 45 24
Cornerstone University

Grand Rapids, Michigan

$25,360 38 20
Davenport University

Grand Rapids, Michigan

$18,408 NA NA
Delta College

University Center, Michigan

$5,910 NA NA
DeVry University Michigan

Southfield, Michigan

$15,835 NA NA
Eastern Michigan University

Ypsilanti, Michigan

$13,658 40 22
Ferris State University

Big Rapids, Michigan

$12,068 46 49
Finlandia University

Hancock, Michigan

$22,708 39 20
Glen Oaks Community College

Centreville, Michigan

$4,488 NA NA
Gogebic Community College

Ironwood, Michigan

$5,425 NA NA
Grace Bible College

Wyoming, Michigan

$13,150 NA NA
Grand Rapids Community College

Grand Rapids, Michigan

$7,350 NA NA
Grand Valley State University

Allendale, Michigan

$12,860 52 39
Great Lakes Christian College

Lansing, Michigan

$15,750 NA NA
Henry Ford Community College

Dearborn, Michigan

$4,248 NA NA
Hope College

Holland, Michigan

$34,990 63 47
Jackson Community College

Jackson, Michigan

$7,692 NA NA