Choosing a College

In the process of choosing a college? Whether you’re considering a school in Michigan or elsewhere, this page is packed with post-secondary tips and advice for students and parents living in metro Detroit, Ann Arbor and elsewhere in southeast Michigan.

In-state college advantages

In-State College Advantages: 18 Reasons to Stay in Michigan

The itch to flee the Mitten can be real. But there are many in-state college advantages for students. Here are 18 compelling reasons to get a degree right here.
College acceptances and rejections

How to Respond to College Acceptances and Rejections

That's right: Either way, students should follow up with schools. Here's how to handle replying to both college acceptances and rejections.
College still matters today

Why College Still Matters for Students Today

Beyond the increased income, there are many reasons college still matters now. Here are five reasons why it's totally worth the time and investment.
Choosing a college checklist

Choosing a College Checklist for Students and Parents

Whether it's in-Michigan or out-of-state, the tuition or the type of school and campus, the decisions are complex. This choosing a college checklist can help.

A World Class Education in Wayne County

With six campuses across metro Detroit, Wayne County Community College District offers a wide variety of degree programs and certifications to help students achieve their professional dreams.

Finding the Right College Fit

Academic excellence is one consideration when choosing a college, but it's not the only factor. Here, a Grand Valley State University student shares more.

The Benefits of An Automotive Service Technician Career

For students looking for a hands-on career that doesn't require a bachelor's degree, Ford Motor Company offers various options – including an automotive service technician career.