Best Value Colleges in Michigan by Academic Quality per Dollar

These are the Michigan schools which appear on CollegeCalc's Best Value Colleges in America ranking and represent the colleges providing the finest education balanced against an affordable average net price. The best value in Michigan ranking goes to University of Michigan with a 96th percentile national academic rank for a comparatively affordable $15,850 average net price.

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 rating methodology.

All price data are reprinted from the U.S. Department of Education's 2017-2018 IPEDS Survey and reflect reported costs for the 2017-2018 academic year.

Michigan's Best Value Colleges by Academic Quality per Dollar
Average Net Price College Rating $Value
Average Net Price
1) University of Michigan
Ann Arbor, Public Not For Profit
96 83
Average Net Price
2) Michigan State University
East Lansing, Public Not For Profit
75 80
Average Net Price
3) Calvin College
Grand Rapids, Private Not For Profit
69 62
Average Net Price
4) Andrews University
Berrien Springs, Private Not For Profit
83 71
Average Net Price
5) Kettering University
Flint, Private Not For Profit
66 51
Average Net Price
6) Michigan Technological University
Houghton, Public Not For Profit
66 76