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Online Colleges in Michigan

Most Affordable Online Colleges
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Like weekends? Of course you do. Well, you can thank Henry Ford for the two glorious days off between Friday and Monday. Ford pioneered the idea of cutting the traditional six-day workweek to five days so he could attract better, more productive workers to the Ford Motor Company in Detroit. Today, colleges and universities throughout Michigan use that same concept of flexible scheduling to attract students by offering fully online degree programs and courses to enhance student participation and success.

Students have many different options for online colleges in Michigan. There are 38 different community colleges located throughout the state where students can take on-campus and online classes. Many community colleges in Michigan offer online courses at member colleges of the Michigan Colleges Online system. The collaborative offers more than 1,200 different online classes for students as they work to complete their degrees.

The University of Michigan in Ann Arbor is one of the most well-known public research universities in the U.S. The university system comprises 19 different schools and colleges, with additional campuses in Dearborn and Flint. The university in Flint offers hundreds of online classes, as well as three fully online bachelor's degree programs, while the Dearborn campus offers 17 different online master's degree programs.

Following is a chart detailing the numerous degree options for students attending online schools in Michigan:

Degree LevelNumber of Online ProgramsNumber of Colleges
Associate17632
Bachelor's25032
Master's17732

Just as students in Michigan have a wealth of options for online study, they have a similar bounty of jobs upon graduation. Michigan has the highest concentration of engineers in the nation, the Michigan Economic Development Corporation reports, and the state is home to more than 600 aerospace and related companies, the agency adds. Other main industries in the state include agriculture, defense, information technology, logistics, marine technology and of course, automobile production.

Michigan was home to just under 10 million people in 2015, the U.S. Census Bureau reports. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics, Michigan had a workforce of more than 4.1 million in May of 2015. In 2014, just over a quarter of the state's population held at least a bachelor's degree, the Census Bureau adds. Here's a rundown of the most affordable online colleges in Michigan where residents can join the ranks of workers with college degrees.

Most Affordable Online Colleges in Michigan

The following list ranks schools in Michigan with the lowest in-state tuition costs. Rankings were compiled using data from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System, part of the National Center for Education Statistics. For a complete ranking of the top online colleges in Michigan using other criteria to measure quality, please visit the Top Colleges tool.

Most Affordable Two-Year Online Colleges in Michigan

Following are the top five most affordable two-year online colleges in Michigan:

1

Bay Mills Community College

Accredited
 
Tuition/Year Tuition per year refers to the average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates and, if applicable, graduate students as of 2014, according to the National Center for Education Statistics
N/A
Distance Education Participation Distance Education Participation refers to the percentage of students taking either some or all of the courses via distance education, according to the National Center for Education Statistics.
N/A
Institution Type
N/A

About

Located on the southeastern shores of Lake Superior, Bay Mills Community College serves Michigan's Upper Peninsula. It's one of three tribally run community colleges in the state. Although it does not offer full online associate degree programs, Bay Mills Community College does offer online courses in a wide range of subjects, including economics, accounting, marketing, criminal justice, web design and a host of others. Students can complete many undergraduate core requirements through online coursework taught by the same instructors who teach on campus classes.

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Wayne Community College District

Accredited
 
Tuition/Year Tuition per year refers to the average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates and, if applicable, graduate students as of 2014, according to the National Center for Education Statistics
$2,784
Distance Education Participation Distance Education Participation refers to the percentage of students taking either some or all of the courses via distance education, according to the National Center for Education Statistics.
21.99%
Institution Type
Public

About

Wayne Community College District is a six-campus community college system that serves Greater Detroit. The school uses the Blackboard learning management system for its many online course offerings. Wayne Community College offers a mix of full online classes along with real time live-interactive online classes that students attend at a specific days and times. Students also can take classes via virtual classrooms that connect the district's campuses through broadcast television. The college offers dozens of associate degree paths, and students can complete much of their core requirements for an associate degree through online courses. However, they still must attend on-campus classes to fully satisfy degree requirements.

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Washtenaw Community College

Accredited
 
Tuition/Year Tuition per year refers to the average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates and, if applicable, graduate students as of 2014, according to the National Center for Education Statistics
$3,576
Distance Education Participation Distance Education Participation refers to the percentage of students taking either some or all of the courses via distance education, according to the National Center for Education Statistics.
19.41%
Institution Type
Public

About

Located in Ann Arbor, Washtenaw Community College offers students the choice of fully online classes and blended classes where students complete much of their instruction online but meet once a week on campus. Students can choose from online instruction in many areas, including computer information systems and computer science, early childhood education, English, geology, graphic design and many other subject areas. Washtenaw uses Blackboard for its content management system. Prospective online students must meet certain requirements to register for online classes at the college, such as maintaining a minimum grade point average above 2.0 and having a class withdrawal rate less than 50 percent.

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Henry Ford College

Accredited
 
Tuition/Year Tuition per year refers to the average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates and, if applicable, graduate students as of 2014, according to the National Center for Education Statistics
$3,582
Distance Education Participation Distance Education Participation refers to the percentage of students taking either some or all of the courses via distance education, according to the National Center for Education Statistics.
20.13%
Institution Type
Public

About

Henry Ford College in Dearborn offers many different types of online instruction. Students can choose from 100 percent online classes or 95 percent online classes where they must come to campus for meetings and proctored exams. Hybrid courses at Henry Ford College combine online instruction with regularly scheduled on-campus classes. All online courses proceed at the same pace as regular campus-based classes. Henry Ford College offers several dozen associate degree paths, from computer information systems to community leadership, energy technology to English. Students can complete many core and elective degree requirements online but also must attend on-campus classes to fully satisfy associate degree requirements.

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5

Glen Oaks Community College

Accredited
 
Tuition/Year Tuition per year refers to the average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates and, if applicable, graduate students as of 2014, according to the National Center for Education Statistics
$3,792
Distance Education Participation Distance Education Participation refers to the percentage of students taking either some or all of the courses via distance education, according to the National Center for Education Statistics.
30.34%
Institution Type
Public

About

Located in Centreville, Glen Oaks Community College serves students throughout southwest Michigan and northern Indiana. Students can choose from online instruction in accounting, photography, writing, veterinary assisting, web design and many more subjects. Students pursuing associate degrees in business, computer sciences, language and arts, education, healthcare and other fields can complete many of their required courses online, and new classes begin monthly. Additionally, Glen Oaks Community College works with Michigan Colleges Online to deliver online instruction from other member colleges.

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Most Affordable Four-Year Online Colleges in Michigan

For students who wish to pursue bachelor's or other advanced degrees, these are the top five most affordable four-year online colleges in Michigan:

1

Jackson College

Accredited
 
Tuition/Year Tuition per year refers to the average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates and, if applicable, graduate students as of 2014, according to the National Center for Education Statistics
$3,864
Distance Education Participation Distance Education Participation refers to the percentage of students taking either some or all of the courses via distance education, according to the National Center for Education Statistics.
29.52%
Institution Type
Public

About

Jackson College offers many fully online degree paths, including general studies and general education, accounting and business administration. It also offers an online medical sonography program that's fully accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Allied Health Education Programs -- just one of two institutions in the nation to earn that accreditation, according to the college. Online students can choose from general sonography, vascular sonography or cardiac sonography. Additionally, Jackson College offers many more degree programs where students can complete much of the core requirements through online instruction. All prospective online students must complete a readiness assessment prior to registration.

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Lake Michigan College

Accredited
 
Tuition/Year Tuition per year refers to the average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates and, if applicable, graduate students as of 2014, according to the National Center for Education Statistics
$4,152
Distance Education Participation Distance Education Participation refers to the percentage of students taking either some or all of the courses via distance education, according to the National Center for Education Statistics.
17.73%
Institution Type
Public

About

Located in Benton Harbor, Lake Michigan College serves students in Berrien and Van Buren counties, as well as adjacent areas of Michigan and Indiana. The school offers three different types of online courses. Students can take 100 percent online classes, where all content is delivered online, or hybrid courses, where between 75 and 99 percent of coursework is completed online with some required meetings or exams on campus. Blended-learning courses offer distance learners the option of taking between 25 and 74 percent of coursework online with regular on-campus instruction as well. Students can pursue 49 different associate degree paths, including health sciences, humanities or social science, manufacturing and energy, science and math, or casino management and hospitality.

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Northwestern Michigan College

Accredited
 
Tuition/Year Tuition per year refers to the average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates and, if applicable, graduate students as of 2014, according to the National Center for Education Statistics
$5,127
Distance Education Participation Distance Education Participation refers to the percentage of students taking either some or all of the courses via distance education, according to the National Center for Education Statistics.
25.28%
Institution Type
Public

About

Online courses at Northwestern Michigan College in Traverse City follow the same semester format as typical on-campus classes. Online classes are delivered either fully over the internet or with proctored exams at an approved location. Hybrid courses typically have more than 50 percent of coursework completed online, the college says, with the rest completed on campus. Additionally, distance learners can take many core requirement classes at other online colleges in Michigan through the 28-school Michigan Colleges Online system.

Northwestern Michigan College offers associate degree paths in the sciences, nursing, general studies and arts. The associate degree in nursing is offered fully online. The school also offers bachelor's degree programs in both maritime and marine technologies. Northwestern Michigan College gives students the option of pursuing fully online associate, bachelor's and master's degree programs through eight University Center partners located throughout northwestern Michigan.

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Eastern Michigan University

Accredited
 
Tuition/Year Tuition per year refers to the average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates and, if applicable, graduate students as of 2014, according to the National Center for Education Statistics
$8,244
Distance Education Participation Distance Education Participation refers to the percentage of students taking either some or all of the courses via distance education, according to the National Center for Education Statistics.
22.85%
Institution Type
Public

About

Students attending Eastern Michigan University in Ypsilanti can complete much of their required undergraduate courses online since the school offers more than 400 different online courses. Distance learners also can pursue many fully online degree programs. Eastern Michigan University offers online bachelor's degrees in dietetics, nursing and technology management, as well as eight online master's degree programs, including education, engineering, nutrition, integrated marketing and communications, quality management, and educational media and technology. Eastern Michigan University has seven satellite campuses located throughout the state.

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Saginaw Valley State University

Accredited
 
Tuition/Year Tuition per year refers to the average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates and, if applicable, graduate students as of 2014, according to the National Center for Education Statistics
$8,253
Distance Education Participation Distance Education Participation refers to the percentage of students taking either some or all of the courses via distance education, according to the National Center for Education Statistics.
5.42%
Institution Type
Public

About

Located in the Great Lakes Bay region, Saginaw Valley State University offers more than 90 different study programs that culminate in 10 different bachelor's degree programs, 14 master's degree programs and one doctoral program. Students have the option of completing much of their coursework through traditional online classes or through hybrid classes that require occasional on-campus meetings and tests. Online course offerings include study in economics, communications, statistics, history, information management and medical terminology, healthcare finance, politics, and many more subjects.

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College Accreditation in Michigan

One of the most important things students can do on their college journey is to ensure they choose an institution that's accredited by a governing body approved by the Department of Education. Accreditation ensures that students' degrees are valid and adhere to a predetermined set of educational standards.

Throughout the state, one main institution is responsible for accrediting Michigan's university, community college and technical college systems:

  • Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

The Higher Learning Commission accredits colleges and universities throughout 19 states in the North Central region of the U.S. Students attending online colleges in Michigan can check with the Department of Education to see if their institution is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission or another valid accrediting body.

School Interviews

Want to know what it's like to attend online college in Michigan? Some of the state's top educators weigh in on the benefits of taking classes online in the Great Lakes State.

 Shaun Moore, Diane Underwood and John Coughlin
As technology continues to improve, online courses will become more accessible to a wider range of participants, including those who have traditionally struggled with technology or those with disabilities.

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E-Learning and Instructional Support

Oakland University

Q. Can you tell us a little about the online programs offered at Oakland?

Oakland University (OU) currently offers 13 undergraduate, graduate, certificate and continuing education programs online. Our programs are a mix of fully online and blended programs. In the blended programs, students are expected to meet on campus some of the time.

Our programs are championed and developed by the sponsoring schools and departments and span a variety of disciplines, including engineering, education, medical and health sciences, nursing, arts and sciences. These programs are accredited by the same organizations as our face-to-face programs. We also offer continuing education and certificate programs in topics such as animal assisted therapy, oncology rehabilitation, and international baccalaureate studies.

The curriculum in our online programs is delivered using a mixture of synchronous tools (e.g., WebEx virtual conferencing) and asynchronous tools (e.g., threaded discussion forums). Oakland University uses Moodle as its Learning Management System, and this serves as the central portal for all course activity in our online programs.

OU focuses on the quality of its online course offerings through intensive faculty training and course review.

Q. What advice would you give to students interested in an online degree program?

  1. You should be comfortable with technology, and able to resolve simple computer-related problems yourself or with minimal help.
  2. You should enjoy participating in online communities, especially online discussion groups, which are a critical, participatory element of many online courses.
  3. You should engage with the instructors and students in your program as often as you can, using tools like email, web chat, and discussion boards. Doing so will ensure that you stay connected to the curriculum.
  4. Don’t procrastinate. Make sure you meet assignment requirements and deadlines. Don’t fall behind, or you’ll have a very hard time catching back up.

Q. How do you anticipate online learning might evolve in the coming years?

The future of online learning is full of wonderful possibilities. One of the most welcome changes will be the increased reliability in hardware and software. Consider how much easier it is to conduct an online meeting today than it was just five years ago. As technology continues to improve, online courses will become more accessible to a wider range of participants, including those who have traditionally struggled with technology or those with disabilities.

We anticipate that the use of synchronous meetings will expand in the future, with more opportunities for students to connect to their peers and teachers virtually. Technology will become ever more ubiquitous, allowing online communities to flourish. In this new environment, a variety of devices will connect students and instructors, including not only computers and laptops, but also smartphones, tablets, and other wearable technologies yet to be invented.

We predict that one of the most promising advances will be in the area of virtual and augmented reality. Numerous companies are currently developing hardware that will make it possible for users to connect with each other or with content in virtual environments. Headsets can transport users to a virtual world, or overlay creations in the physical world. This technology will dramatically increase the sense of immersion a student experiences when interacting with both course material and other participants. For example, instead of controlling an avatar in a 3D environment using a monitor and keyboard, the student will be able to immerse him or herself in a full virtual world using a headset and motion controllers.

Financial Aid in Michigan

The Student Financial Services Bureau (SFSB), which is part of the Michigan Department of Treasury, works to ensure all students needing financial assistance to attend college have the information they need. They offer podcasts on how to save for college, plus other vital resources for students. There are also several non-profit organizations working towards a state-wide initiative to improve access to higher education. The Mission College Access Network has a goal to increase the number of Michigan residents with college degrees to 60 percent by the year 2025. It supports grant programming throughout the state, as well as programs targeted to FAFSA completion and other important milestones for prospective students. Find specific information below for Michigan residents looking for financial assistance through scholarships, grants and loans.

Michigan Scholarships

There is a vast network of scholarship support for Michigan college students, especially at the state level. The state government department that is responsible for grants and scholarships, known as Student Scholarship and Grants (SSG), reports that it has provided more than $5 billion in scholarship and grant funding since 1964, serving over four million Michigan students. Read on to learn about three of these scholarship opportunities:

This scholarship program is for students pursuing their first degree at a Michigan postsecondary institution. Students must achieve a SAT score of at least 1200 to apply.
  • Application deadline:  Nominees will be contacted if eligible to apply
  • Award amount:  $636 for a public college/university; $1,830 for an independent college/university
  • Number of scholarships awarded:  N/A
  • Renewable: Yes
  • Minimum GPA: Not Specified
  • Merit vs. need-based:  Need-based
  • Ethnicity: All
  • Academic status: Must be enrolled at least half-time at a Michigan community college, public or independent college or university
  • Residency required: Yes
"Gear Up" stands for Gaining Early Awareness and Readiness for Undergraduate Programs, which is a federal program designed to put low-income students on the path to higher education. The Michigan branch of Gear Up offers its College Day Scholarship for students who have participated in the program for 6 years. The program offers assistance for up to 5 academic years. Students must be under 22 years old and demonstrate financial need, based on their eligibility to receive a Pell grant.
  • Application deadline:  Nominees will be contacted if eligible to apply
  • Award amount:  $5,550
  • Number of scholarships awarded:  Not specified
  • Renewable: Yes
  • Minimum GPA:  N/A
  • Merit vs. need-based:  Need-based
  • Ethnicity: All
  • Academic status:  Must be enrolled at least half-time at a Michigan public college or university
  • Residency required:  Yes
This scholarship program, delivered in partnership with Amway and the Michigan Colleges Alliance, is awarded to sophomore, junior and senior students who are majoring in business, finance, supply chain management, communications/public relations, engineering or research and development.
  • Application deadline:  Varies; apply through your college’s financial aid department
  • Award amount:  Not specified
  • Number of scholarships awarded:  Not specified
  • Renewable: Not specified
  • Minimum GPA:  3.0
  • Merit vs. need-based:  Merit-based
  • Ethnicity: All
  • Academic status: Must be enrolled at one of the 14 Michigan colleges that are part of the Michigan Colleges Alliance
  • Residency required:  Yes

For more on how to score a great scholarship, check out our Ultimate Guide to Scholarships.

Michigan Grants

In addition to a robust grant program offered through the state's government, several of Michigan's industry organizations and private companies offer specialized grants for students studying a variety of specific subjects, from nursing to teaching and beyond. Here are a few of the grant programs offered through the state:

This grant is for undergraduate students attending independent, non-profit degree granting colleges and universities within the state of Michigan. Students must show need through filing their FAFSA and be enrolled at least half-time. Students may receive 10 semesters (15 terms) of undergraduate assistance.

  • Application deadline:  June 30th
  • Award amount:  Maximum of $1,830 per year
This need-based program encourages high school students to graduate by providing tuition assistance for college in two phases. The first phase is for students enrolled in an associate degree program at a Michigan-based community college, public college or independent college. The second phase is for students continuing on to a bachelor’s program at a college or university located in Michigan. Students must have received Medicaid for 24 consecutive months prior to high school graduation.

  • Application deadline:  August 31st
  • Award amount:  $2,000 (phase 2)
The state legislature created this program in 1986 to assist residents of Michigan enrolled in Michigan postsecondary schools. Students must be enrolled at least half time and cannot receive assistance for more than 10 semesters. Students must apply for the FAFSA in order to be eligible for this grant.

  • Application deadline:  Contact your school's financial aid department for deadlines.
  • Award amount:  $1,000

Our Ultimate Guide to Grants can provide more information on the best way to apply for grant opportunities such as these.

Michigan Loans

Previously, two programs within the state of Michigan worked in collaboration with federal agencies and commercial lenders to provide loans to Michigan students: The Michigan Finance Authority - Student Loan Program and The Michigan Guaranty Agency (MGA). MGA has guaranteed over $14 billion in loans to Michigan students over its 45-year history, according to the state government website.

Though these agencies still have outstanding loans that are being processed, new lending stopped in 2010. Currently all federal loans for Michigan students are being issued directly by the U.S. Department of Education. However private lenders exist on a national scale. Michigan's government website recommends that students consult the financial aid office at their college or university for a list of reputable lenders.

MGA will continue to provide information and resources to borrowers in the form of borrower information programs and financial literacy training.

For more general information on student loans, check out our Ultimate Guide to Student Loans.

Top Cities For Students In Michigan

Students can attend many different affordable online colleges in Michigan, and they can likely find employment in many different parts of the state upon graduation. Here's a list of three of the top cities in Michigan, with key economic and demographic information relevant for online students.

Detroit-Dearborn-Livonia, MI

Total Population

1,790,078

Median salary for high school grads

$25,951

Median salary with a bachelor's degree

$48,927

% of the population enrolled in college or grad school

9.8%

Median rent

$622

Economics

According to the Detroit Regional Chamber, job growth in the city has outpaced national job growth by 3 percentage points since 2010. Automobile manufacturing has long powered Detroit's economy. Nearly 60,000 people were employed in motor vehicle parts manufacturing jobs in 2013, the chamber notes, and another 32,000 were employed in motor vehicle manufacturing. The city also is a hotbed for architectural and engineering jobs, the chamber adds. Other strong economic drivers for the Greater Detroit Metropolitan Area include metallurgy, scientific research and development, metalworking and machining.

Demographics

The Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) reports that nearly 1.9 million people were employed throughout the Detroit-Dearborn-Warren region in 2015. As a hub of automobile manufacturing and related industries, the region employed more than 188,000 production workers in 2015, the BLS says, at median annual salaries slightly higher than $35,000. Machinists and team assemblers held the greatest number of jobs, the BLS adds. The greater region also employed more than 84,000 people in architectural and engineering jobs in 2015 at median annual wages just under $85,000, according to 2015 BLS data. Detroit is the population center of Michigan, with approximately half the state's population living in city and surrounding areas.

Fun Facts

Detroit is known as the "Motor City." It's also the home of a special brand of music known as Motown, and the Motown Historical Museum is one of the area's top attractions. Other key attractions include Comerica Park, home of the Detroit Tigers baseball team, and the Detroit Institute of Arts. The Detroit Red Wings professional hockey team has won more Stanley Cup championships than any other National Hockey League team.

Grand Rapids-Wyoming, MI

Total Population

1,007,329

Median salary for high school grads

$27,106

Median salary with a bachelor's degree

$44,571

% of the population enrolled in college or grad school

10.6%

Median rent

$648

Economics

The Grand Rapids metropolitan area in west Michigan has diverse economy powered by furniture making, life sciences, aerospace, information technology and manufacturing. The region supplies many parts to the state's massive automobile manufacturing industry, reports the Right Place, the economic development agency of west Michigan. The west Michigan area also produces one-third of Michigan's total agricultural output, and the state is second only to California in total agricultural production. Leading employers in the sector include dairy production, wood products and specialty foods manufacturing.

Demographics

The City of Grand Rapids is located on the Grand River. In May of 2015 the Grand Rapids region employed more than 522,000 people, according to the BLS. In 2014, 30 percent of the region's population ages 25 and up held at least a bachelor's degree, the U.S. Census Bureau adds.

Fun Facts

Grand Rapids combines many cultural attractions with a wide range of outdoor amenities. The area is known for its many beaches, although wintertime skiing also is nearby. Grand Rapids also is home to many top-notch museums, including the Frederik Meijer Gardens and Sculpture Park and the Grand Rapids Children Museum.

Lansing-East Lansing, MI

Total Population

467,122

Median salary for high school grads

$25,649

Median salary with a bachelor's degree

$46,136

% of the population enrolled in college or grad school

19.6%

Median rent

$667

Economics

According to the Lansing Economic Area Partnership, the Lansing region is a hub for financial and insurance services firms, which employ more than 15,000 people. The area also has a strong presence in life sciences and biomedical industries. Other leading industries in the Lansing area include information technology, supply chain and logistics, healthcare, agriculture and advanced manufacturing -- a cornerstone of Lansing's economy for more than 100 years, LEAP reports.

Demographics

Lansing is the capital of Michigan and the state's fifth-largest city. One-quarter of the area's residents ages 25 and up held a minimum of a bachelor's degree, the U.S. Census Bureau adds. According to the BLS, the Greater Lansing and East Lansing area employed a total of 205,650 people in May of 2015.

Fun Facts

In addition to being the political capital of the state, Lansing also is considered by many Michigan residents to be its intellectual capital as well. Lansing is home to several top medical schools, nursing schools, two law schools and prestigious Michigan State University. The area's top attractions run the gamut from arts and theaters to spas, breweries and farmers markets.

 

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