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Congressman John Conyers

Representing the 13th District of Michigan

Colleges, Schools, and Universities

Colleges, Schools, and Universities

College for Creative Studies

The College for Creative Studies (CCS) is a nonprofit, private college authorized by the Michigan Education Department to grant Bachelor’s and  Master’s degrees. CCS, located in midtown Detroit, strives to provide students with the tools needed for successful careers in the dynamic and growing  creative industries. With world-class faculty and unsurpassed facilities, students learn to be visual communicators who actively use art and design toward the  betterment of society. The College is a major supplier of talent to numerous industries, such as transportation, film and animation, advertising and  communications, consumer electronics, athletic apparel, and many more. Its graduates are exhibiting artists and teachers, design problem solvers and innovators, as well as creative leaders in business.

Ecumenical Theological Seminary

Ecumenical Theological Seminary is a fully accredited ecumenical seminary committed to providing the best theological education in southeastern  Michigan while remaining rooted in Detroit.  We offer several degree programs in ministry as well as a certificate program theological studies and an  urban ministry diploma. We are committed to embracing the diversity found in our city and suburbs and to transcend the boundaries typical in such a  setting in order to overcome alienation and help build bridges between our city and its suburbs.


 Sacred Heart Major Seminary

Sacred Heart Major Seminary prepares candidates for the Roman Catholic priesthood for the Archdiocese of Detroit and for dioceses nationally and  internationally. We are a leading center of the New Evangelization forming priest, deacons and lay ministers who are prepared to bring the truth of the  Gospel to an increasingly secularized world. Our seminarians are formed as disciples who are equipped to proclaim, teach, and defend the Faith  effectively; who are true shepherds of souls; who strive to live in intimate union with God; and who pursue a life of virtue as an effective bridge for the spread of the Gospel.


 University of Detroit Mercy

University of Detroit Mercy (UDM) offers more than 100 academic programs to prepare you for your future. No matter which path you choose, you'll get a solid foundation in the  liberal arts that will sharpen your communication and problem-solving skills and give you the cultural context to thrive in any environment.UDM alumni  are doing great things nationwide. They're successful doctors and lawyers, teachers and scientists, artists and entrepreneurs. They include many of our  region's prominent business, political and cultural leaders. They're also your peers, who will be happy to welcome you into their circle of success when  you graduate.




 Wayne State University

Founded in 1868, Wayne State University is a nationally recognized metropolitan research institution offering more than 380 academic programs  through 13 schools and colleges to more than 27,000 students. Wayne State’s main campus in midtown Detroit comprises 100 buildings over 200 acres;  its six extension centers offer higher education to students throughout southeast Michigan. Wayne State is dedicated to preparing students to excel by  combining the academic excellence of a major research university with the practical experience of an institution that by its history, location and diversity  represents a microcosm of the world we live in.