Private Colleges in Michigan

The 2023 Directory of Michigan Private Colleges and Costs

Michigan Private Colleges, Cost and Affordability for 2022

How much does it cost to attend private college in Michigan?   The average annual in-state four year, not for profit private college tuition in Michigan was $24,395 for the 2021-2022 academic year. This is a change of ($3,790) from the 2019-2020 average of $28,185 and represents a -13.45% annual decline. The list of Michigan private colleges below provides school specific cost and value rating.

Our guide surveyed tuition data from the 44 private colleges and universities in Michigan, the most popular being University of Detroit Mercy with 3,906 full time students and an in-state tuition list price of $30,154. Kalamazoo College is the most expensive private school 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
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
Calvin College

Grand Rapids, Michigan

$37,990 64 71
Cleary University

Ann Arbor, Michigan

$21,630 39 33
College for Creative Studies

Detroit, Michigan

$46,170 NA NA
Compass College of Cinematic Arts

Grand Rapids, Michigan

$16,680 NA NA
Concordia University Ann Arbor

Ann Arbor, Michigan

$31,660 46 21