Michigan is synonymous with educational excellence.
Michigan’s network of 15 public universities, more than 50 independent universities and colleges and 28 community colleges provides a deep well of potential employees and research know-how. Thanks to the magnetic pull of our excellent universities, companies in diverse industry sectors like alternative energy, automotive R&D, life sciences and homeland security and defense are locating and growing in communities across the state. More Talented and Skilled Workforce: Commitment to Workforce and Training.
University of Michigan #1 ranked public university in North America- Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2010-2011, Top 200
University of Michigan #1 ranked public university in North America