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2022 Best Value 2-Year Colleges in Michigan

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  1. Alpena Community College

    2 Year,

    ALPENA, MI,

    125 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says Alpena Community College's teachers prepare you for university classes by challenging you, encouraging you, and teaching you at a university level. The small class sizes are conducive to a learning....

    Read 125 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: C,

    Acceptance Rate: 100%,

    Net Price: $3,883,

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  2. Northwestern Michigan College

    2 Year,

    TRAVERSE CITY, MI,

    418 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says Despite being a smaller and primarily two-year-oriented college, attending NMC has by far been the smartest choice I made as I began my college journey. I know some universities have massive student....

    Read 418 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: C,

    Acceptance Rate: 100%,

    Net Price: $7,138,

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  3. Jackson College

    2 Year,

    JACKSON, MI,

    492 Niche users give it an average review of 3.4 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says My experience at Jackson college has been a ride. I’ve started college during the pandemic and I am the class of 2020, I didn’t get a chance to have a first start college experience until this year....

    Read 492 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: C minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 100%,

    Net Price: $11,153,

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  5. Schoolcraft College

    2 Year,

    LIVONIA, MI,

    699 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Graduate Student says My Schoolcraft college experience has been really good, earning my Fine Arts degree in the Fall and they have a nice selection of classes for the degrees they offer. Only thing I would change is have....

    Read 699 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: C+,

    Acceptance Rate: 100%,

    Net Price: $7,859,

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  6. Henry Ford College

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    2 Year,

    DEARBORN, MI,

    649 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says This college is a goldmine in its CIS department. I've completed 2 associates out of the 3 main tracks. Everything is hands on learning and it puts many universities to shame. Universities are too....

    Read 649 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: C minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 100%,

    Net Price: $2,923,

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  7. Lake Michigan College

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    2 Year,

    BENTON HARBOR, MI,

    253 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says So far my experience with LMC is amazing. I lived in the dorms for the first 2 months and let me tell you everyone is very involved and supporting. From the RA's that would hold activities for us to....

    Read 253 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: C minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 100%,

    Net Price: $8,614,

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  9. MIAT College of Technology - Canton

    2 Year,

    CANTON, MI,

    58 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Senior says I am about to graduate on May 27th, 2021 and I have enjoyed my time at MIAT of Canton, Mi. I moved to Michigan 1 week prior to starting school in October 2020. Personal issues were thrown at me...As for all of the instructors at this school, Jason, Ken, and Alex, I could never say anything other than these men were amazing at what they do. They shared their personal experiences that....

    Read 58 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B+,

    Acceptance Rate: 81%,

    Net Price: $13,565,

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  10. Bay Mills Community College

    2 Year,

    BRIMLEY, MI,

    69 Niche users give it an average review of 4.1 stars.

    Featured Review: Niche User says This Community College is a great fit for anyone starting out or returning to college! There are a wide variety of academic programs, ranging from Early Childhood Education to Native American....

    Read 69 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: C+,

    Acceptance Rate: 100%,

    Net Price: $7,808,

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  11. West Shore Community College

    2 Year,

    SCOTTVILLE, MI,

    118 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says I have enjoyed my experience at West Shore Community College. I have been dual-enrolled since my senior year in 2021. I have taken a mixture of online and in-person classes and have enjoyed both of....

    Read 118 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: C+,

    Acceptance Rate: 100%,

    Net Price: $4,129,

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  12. Gogebic Community College

    2 Year,

    IRONWOOD, MI,

    67 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Graduate Student says My experience at Gogebic was awesome it was funny because when I first got there I was afraid because I was 10 hours away from home and it was my first time leaving home so far for a while in 2019. I....

    Read 67 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: C+,

    Acceptance Rate: 100%,

    Net Price: $7,741,

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  13. Monroe County Community College

    2 Year,

    MONROE, MI,

    357 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says MCCC has a great 2 year program. I did the 2+2 programs with them and it was so helpful and easy. 2 year at MCCC then I was able to transfer all my credits with my degree to UToledo. Their staff and....

    Read 357 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: C+,

    Acceptance Rate: 100%,

    Net Price: $4,913,

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  14. Montcalm Community College

    2 Year,

    SIDNEY, MI,

    118 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Freshman says The campus is a good size, and that makes it easy to find classrooms. Before I had my first semester, I was attracted to the school because it wasn't scary. The professors are generally nice, give or...Otherwise, the school is nice. It's kept pretty clean. They often do fun activities on campus. However, the dean does not respond promptly to emails, and ultimately never addressed an issue I had..

    Read 118 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 100%,

    Net Price: $8,353,

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  15. Bay College

    2 Year,

    ESCANABA, MI,

    153 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Alum says I loved Bay college. I was a non-traditional college student that attended college after 30 plus years of graduating High School. I deal with disabilities and Bay College was an amazing college for....

    Read 153 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: C+,

    Acceptance Rate: 100%,

    Net Price: $7,766,

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  16. Muskegon Community College

    2 Year,

    MUSKEGON, MI,

    419 Niche users give it an average review of 3.5 stars.

    Featured Review: Niche User says I would highly recommend MCC! It's a great starting point for transfer students, or for people getting their Associates. The campus is nice, I have liked or loved all of my professors during my two....

    Read 419 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: C+,

    Acceptance Rate: 100%,

    Net Price: $4,622,

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  17. St. Clair County Community College

    2 Year,

    PORT HURON, MI,

    314 Niche users give it an average review of 3.6 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says Going to a community college out of high school has been the best choice I have ever made. With scholarships I earned out of high school I have been able to spend very little money and still get a....

    Read 314 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: C+,

    Acceptance Rate: 100%,

    Net Price: $5,487,

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  18. Lansing Community College

    2 Year,

    LANSING, MI,

    968 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says Lansing Community College handled the pandemic really well. The transition to online learning was pretty smooth. Now two years into the pandemic, LCC is starting to offer more in person class....

    Read 968 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 100%,

    Net Price: $4,961,

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  19. Glen Oaks Community College

    2 Year,

    CENTREVILLE, MI,

    86 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says The Glen Oaks Community College Nursing program is excellent! Faculty and adjunct faculty are extremely knowledgeable and helpful, especially in the clinical setting. The campus is close to home and...The cost of the nursing courses was raised recently, putting a small strain on finances this year, which is the only downside. Other than that, this is a wonderful community college that I'd....

    Read 86 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: C+,

    Acceptance Rate: 100%,

    Net Price: $6,927,

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  20. Kalamazoo Valley Community College

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    2 Year,

    KALAMAZOO, MI,

    459 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says I have enjoyed majority of my classes at KVCC. It's worth attending a community College getting all of your general courses and additional courses that will transfer to a university. You'll save so....

    Read 459 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 100%,

    Net Price: $4,579,

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  21. North Central Michigan College

    2 Year,

    PETOSKEY, MI,

    172 Niche users give it an average review of 3.7 stars.

    Featured Review: Niche User says I love all the professors! There are people to help with anything you need, whether it be tutoring, or just finding out what classes are right for you. Each person wants to see you grow in your....

    Read 172 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 100%,

    Net Price: $3,919,

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  22. Kellogg Community College

    2 Year,

    BATTLE CREEK, MI,

    444 Niche users give it an average review of 4 stars.

    Featured Review: Junior says Kellogg community college has great student service staff that tries to give you your best option for any of your concerns and show they truly want the best for you, whether it be the financial aid....

    Read 444 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 100%,

    Net Price: $9,388,

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  23. Oakland Community College

    2 Year,

    BLOOMFIELD HILLS, MI,

    978 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says I enjoyed many of OCC's teachers. You can tell a lot of them love what they do! My first day at OCC was in 2019. I was 16 and started a dual enrollment program. My professors that year guided me to....

    Read 978 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: C+,

    Acceptance Rate: 100%,

    Net Price: $3,598,

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  24. Southwestern Michigan College

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    2 Year,

    DOWAGIAC, MI,

    390 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says The staff here is very nice and make sure that your experience here is amazing. Because this is a small college, you have a more close relationship with your professors than what you would have at....

    Read 390 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: C+,

    Acceptance Rate: 100%,

    Net Price: $8,421,

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  25. Delta College - Michigan

    2 Year,

    UNIVERSITY CENTER, MI,

    553 Niche users give it an average review of 3.9 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says Delta College is a great place to study! It is more affordable than most colleges and it offers a great variety of classes and associate degrees. Being in college during the pandemic, they have made....

    Read 553 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: B minus,

    Acceptance Rate: 100%,

    Net Price: $4,561,

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  26. Kirtland Community College

    2 Year,

    GRAYLING, MI,

    242 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says Throughout high school, I took Kirtland classes online and built up enough credits that I only had to do 1 year of prerequisites before joining the nursing program. This new Kirtland campus is....

    Read 242 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: C+,

    Acceptance Rate: 100%,

    Net Price: $5,616,

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  27. Grand Rapids Community College

    Blue checkmark.

    2 Year,

    GRAND RAPIDS, MI,

    854 Niche users give it an average review of 3.8 stars.

    Featured Review: Sophomore says My experience at GRCC was great! Other then some issues with advisors in the beginning (most aren't very helpful and you have to figure out a lot on your own, but the website is easy) my 2 years at....

    Read 854 reviews.

    Overall Niche Grade: C+,

    Acceptance Rate: 100%,

    Net Price: $7,842,

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