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University of Michigan Ann Arbor ranked No. 1 university in state for 2022

An aerial view of the Ford Robotics Building at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor, Mich. (Levi Hutmacher/University of Michigan Engineering, Communications and Marketing)

ANN ARBOR – The University of Michigan in Ann Arbor has been rated the No. 1 school in the state of Michigan on Wallethub’s 2022′s Best College & University Rankings report.

For the report, the personal finance website compared the following data set ranges: student-faculty ratio, graduation rate and post-attendance median salary.

Top 10 Michigan colleges and universities for 2022:

  • University of Michigan-Ann Arbor
  • Michigan Technological University
  • Kalamazoo College
  • Calvin University
  • University of Detroit Mercy
  • University of Michigan-Dearborn
  • Albion College
  • Kettering University
  • Michigan State University
  • Andrews University

According to Wallethub, here’s how University of Michigan in Ann Arbor ranked in certain metrics (1=Best; 16=Average; 32=Worst):

  • 1st – Admission Rate
  • 30th – Net Cost
  • 4th – Student-Faculty Ratio
  • 25th – On-Campus Crime
  • 4th – Gender & Racial Diversity
  • 1st – Graduation Rate
  • 3rd – Post-Attendance Median Salary

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About the Author:

Meredith has worked for WDIV since August 2017 and was voted one of Washtenaw County's best journalists in 2019 by eCurrent's readers. She covers the community of Ann Arbor and has a Master's degree in International Broadcast Journalism from City University London, UK.