National Student Clearinghouse Research Center (December 2020)
Michigan’s 6-year graduation rate across all postsecondary sectors was 60% for the 2014 cohort, a drop of 1% from the 2013 cohort.
“Something I’m not happy about is … I do see today a lack of appreciation for what our higher education institutions have meant for America and certainly for Michigan. If you asked me about the greatest assets in Michigan, I’d say our higher education system. We have some of the best in the world. The fact that we don’t embrace that and do everything we can to leverage that is a disappointment to me.” – Doug Rothwell, retired CEO of Business Leaders for Michigan