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Making a college degree a reality for all Detroit students

Who is DCAN?

The Detroit College Access Network (DCAN) is a collaborative network between local schools, organizations, and the community. Our mission is to promote higher education and make a college degree or credential a reality for students in Detroit.

Area of Focus

We are building a college-going culture by promoting knowledge about 2- and 4-year college programs, skilled trade schools, and credentialing opportunities. 
Learn more by exploring our community campaigns.

We are supporting students in their research and pursuit of postsecondary options that match their passions, talents, and goals.
Learn more by exploring our resources for students.

We are providing relevant development opportunities to support the college access professionals who advise and assist students in their journey.
Learn more by exploring our resources for professionals.

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Our Partners and Supporters

DCAN was formed by and is led through partnerships–it is the strength of community that lets us accomplish our goals. Thank you to the following organizations for their unwavering support:


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