All licensed and registered programs and providers in the State of Michigan appear on Great Start to Quality as an Empty Star, meaning they are licensed or registered. You can visit the Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs (LARA) to learn more about how to become a licensed or registered program or provider.
If you choose to participate in the Great Start to Quality rating process, you will obtain your published rating on a scale of one- to five-stars.
Great Start to Quality from Start to Finish
The chart and steps below show you the steps you will take when you choose to participate in the Great Start to Quality rating process.