According to a new study, most students are not ready for college.

Researchers took a look at kids graduating from high schools in the state of Michigan and found that in half of those schools -- fewer than 10 percent of the graduates were prepared for higher education.

Ouch!  This makes me wonder how our students in Wyoming measure up?

Some of the best districts in Michigan could only boast that about 30 percent of their students met the standards required to go on to universities.

And, nationwide, only 24 percent of the students who took college entrance exams in 2010 are considered college ready.

Watch this investigative news report from an ABC Channel 12 in Michigan.