A Michigan City Is Named The Most Educated In America
A total of 5 Michigan cities made WalletHub's list of 2018’s Most & Least Educated Cities in America. 3 of the cities were on the most educated side of the list and 2 were towards the least educated side.
It's probably is no surprise that Ann Arbor is the most educated city in Michigan, with their University and what not. But according to WalletHub, Ann Arbor is the most educated city in America.
Ann Arbor has the highest percentage of high school diploma holders, the highest percent of associate degree holders, the highest percentage of bachelor's degree holders, and the highest percentage of graduate or professional degree holders. Wow! That's pretty incredible!
The methodology that WalletHub used these two metrics to determine the rankings: Educational Attainment and Quality of Education & Attainment Gap.
These are the other cities that made the list of 2018’s Most & Least Educated Cities in America.
- East Lansing (#22)
- Grand Rapids (#57)
- Detroit (#83)
- Flint (#120)
The list ranked 150 cities, so East Lansing is one of the most educated, Grand Rapids is not too far behind, Detroit is right smack dab in the middle, and Flint is down towards the least educated section of the list.