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Education, instruction, and learning in Detroit, Michigan are the focus of topics in this category. Online resources representing schools, educational facilities, and programs at all levels are appropriate for this category, whether operated as public, religious, or private institutions.

Serving from 60,000 to 70,000 public school students, Detroit Public Schools is the largest district in Michigan. Additionally, the city serves an additional 50,000 to 60,000 charter school students. The district operates more than a hundred schools serving its K-12 population. However, due to a declining population and poor performance from many of Detroit's public schools, some of its schools may be closing.

Additionally, Detroit is home to several private and religious schools, including Roman Catholic parochial schools operated by the Archdiocese of Detroit, although some of its Catholic schools have moved to the suburbs in recent years.

There are more than thirty public and private universities, colleges, seminaries, technical institutes, and career schools in Detroit, the largest being Wayne State University, a public research institution that enrolls more than 25,000 students and includes medical and law schools. Affiliated with the Jesuits, the University of Detroit Mercy is known for its nursing and physician assistant programs. Others include College for Creative Studies, Detroit University, Focus-Hope Information Technologies, Sacred Heart Major Seminary, and Wayne County Community College.

Sponsored by the Sisters, Servants of the Immaculate Heart of Mary, Marygrove College was originally a private two-year college, then a four-year college, and lastly a graduate college for women that occupied a 53-acre campus in Detroit from 1905 until the end of the fall semester, 2019, when it closed.

Whatever the level of education, from nursery schools and pre-kindergartens to K-12 schools, colleges, universities, and other educational or training programs, such as driver education programs, are appropriate for this category, if located in Detroit, Michigan.



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