Clinton County provides a wide array of educational options for students at every level of their academic journey. These include public school districts, private school options, and higher education institutions within close proximity. Above and beyond the traditional education system, Clinton County offers unique learning opportunities for students to study the trades and manufacturing. These programs ensure a thriving workforce for years to come. The enrollment at the 43 colleges and universities within a 100-mile radius of Clinton County totals over 398,000 students. This number of students creates a deep pool of college graduates ready to join the workforce.

Clinton County RESA Clinton County Regional Educational Service Agency helps save taxpayer dollars by creating an economy of scale for major education investment in career/technical programming, talent development, special education programming, curriculum development and professional development for all public and non-public school staff members.

Higher Education

Public Colleges and Universities

Central Michigan University | Mt. Pleasant, MI

Delta College | University Center, MI

Eastern Michigan University | Ypsilanti, MI

Ferris State University | Big Rapids, MI

Grand Rapids Community College | Grand Rapids, MI

Grand Valley State University | Allendale, MI

Lansing Community College | Lansing, MI

Michigan State University | East Lansing, MI

Michigan State University College of Law | East Lansing, MI

Northwood University | Midland, MI

Oakland University | Rochester, MI

Oakland Community College | Bloomfield Hills, MI

University of Michigan | Ann Arbor, MI

Washtenaw Community College | Ann Arbor, MI

Wayne State University | Detroit, MI

Western Michigan University | Kalamazoo, MI

Private Colleges and Universities

Albion College | Albion, MI

Adrian College | Adrian, MI

Alma College | Alma, MI

Baker College | Owosso, MI

Calvin College | Grand Rapids, MI

Cleary University | Howell, MI

Concordia University | Ann Arbor, MI

Cornerstone University | Grand Rapids, MI

Davenport University | Warren, MI

Hilldale College | Hillsdale, MI

Hope College | Holland, MI

Kalamazoo College | Kalamazoo, MI

Kettering University | Flint, MI

Lawrence Technological University | Southfield, MI

Madonna University | Livonia, MI

Siena Heights University | Adrian, MI

Spring Arbor University | Spring, Arbor, MI

University of Detroit Mercy | Detroit, MI

Walsh College | Troy, MI