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Category: Michigan

Ferris State University

Ferris State University is part of Michigan’s public university system, currently enrolling about fifteen thousand students on campus and a considerable number at the satellite campuses – Dowagiac, Grand Rapids, Flint, Lansing, Traverse City, and University Center.  At the Big Rapids campus, the university is organized around eight colleges, one of which, the College of Engineering Technology, is the subject…

Albion College – Albion, Michigan

From America’s Best Kept College Secrets: Albion – the oldest known name of the island of Great Britain, and the name of the first college in the state of Michigan to receive a chapter of Phi beta Kappa. Today Albion College athletic teams remains the Fighting Britons, and the college trots out the British Eighth, a red-coated marching band reminiscent…

Kalamazoo College – Kalamazoo, Michigan

From America’s Best Kept College Secrets – “The college is set almost perfectly on its own hillside, tree-lined, classically “collegiate” campus – some Georgian red brick and white columns, some faux Victorian – literally across the street from Western Michigan University.  This is literally the best of all three worlds, as Western Michigan is a venue bringing the most popular…