At Everest Institute in Southfield, 28.9 percent of borrowers who started repaying student loans in 2014 defaulted on those loans by the end of 2016, according to the latest disclosure from the U.S. Department of Education.

The data includes schools whose highest degree is an associate's degree. The Federal Student Aid Office compiles data on schools receiving federal student aid who entered repayment on selected federal loans in the given fiscal year and defaulted before the end of the second fiscal year.

In total, 30 institutions based in Michigan reported 78,167 students entered repayment on student loans in 2014. And 16,858 – or 21.5 percent, above the national rate of 11.5 percent – defaulted on those loans

Michigan two-year schools with highest default rates

NameCityNumber of Borrowers in RepayNumber of Borrowers in DefaultDefault Rate (%)
Everest Institute                                                Southfield          8,9702,59628.9
Ross Medical Education Center                                    Flint               1,29934426.4
Charles Stewart Mott Community College                           Flint               3,72895825.6
Kellogg Community College                                        Battle Creek        2,01049324.5
West Shore Community College                                     Scottville          2365824.5
Southwestern Michigan College                                    Dowagiac            76318624.3
Glen Oaks Community College                                      Centerville         2937124.2
Ross Medical Education Center                                    Lansing             66415923.9
Lake Michigan College                                            Benton Harbor       74517523.4
Kalamazoo Valley Community College                               Kalamazoo           3,23475223.2
Muskegon Community College                                       Muskegon            74716522.0
Ross Medical Education Center                                    Madison Heights     74816522.0
Grand Rapids Community College                                   Grand Rapids        5,8281,25821.5
Washtenaw Community College                                      Ann Arbor           3,10566721.4
Oakland Community College                                        Bloomfield Hills    5,6291,18020.9
Ross Medical Education Center                                    Brighton            19,4174,05820.8
Delta College                                                    University Center   1,90538520.2
Monroe County Community College                                  Monroe              69113118.9
Wayne County Community College District                          Detroit             4,86991218.7
Mid Michigan Community College                                   Harrison            1,51528318.6
Gogebic Community College                                        Ironwood            3155718.0
Lansing Community College                                        Lansing             5,14490617.6
Bay De Noc Community College                                     Escanaba            5549617.3
Miat College Of Technology                                       Canton              61510416.9
Kirtland Community College                                       Roscommon           4257116.7
Montcalm Community College                                       Sidney              4356915.8
St. Clair County Community College                               Port Huron          86613415.4
North Central Michigan College                                   Petoskey            3855815.0
Macomb Community College                                         Warren              2,20730213.6
Career Quest Learning Center                                     Lansing             825657.8

Source: U.S. Department of Education Federal Student Aid Office