Baker College of Jackson

2800 Springport Rd
Jackson, MI 49202-1290
Tel: (517)789-6123
1,937 students
Private not-for-profit
School Highlights
Baker College of Jackson serves 1,937 students (44% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 36:1 is higher than the state community college average of 35:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 30%.
Baker College of Jackson is one of 2 community colleges within Jackson County, MI.
The nearest community college is Gogebic Community College (5.50 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 54 teachers has grown by 200% over five years.
College Baker College of Jackson Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private not-for-profit Public
Total Faculty 54 staff
62 staff
Baker College of Jackson Total Faculty (2006-2014)

Student Body

The student population of 1,937 has declined by 20% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 36:1 has decreased from 111:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.19 is less than the national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has declined by 13% over five years.
Total Enrollment 1,937 students 1,371 students
Baker College of Jackson Total Enrollment (2006-2014)
Student : Teacher Ratio 36:1
22:1
Baker College of Jackson Student Staff (2006-2014)
# Full-Time Students 852 students
779 students
Baker College of Jackson Full-Time Students (2006-2014)
# Part-Time Students 1,085 students
1,083 students
Baker College of Jackson Part-Time Students (2006-2014)
Baker College of Jackson Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
# Undergraduate Students 848 students 764 students
# Graduate Students 4 students 36 students
Baker College of Jackson Graduation BreakDown  Community College Average Graduation BreakDown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
1%
5%
Baker College of Jackson Asian (2007-2014)
% Hispanic
1%
20%
Baker College of Jackson Hispanic (2006-2014)
% Black
6%
15%
Baker College of Jackson Black (2006-2014)
% White
90%
49%
Baker College of Jackson White (2006-2014)
% Unknown races
1%
6%
Baker College of Jackson Unknown (2007-2014)
Baker College of Jackson Ethnicity Breakdown  Community College Average Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.19 0.70
Baker College of Jackson Diversity Score (2006-2014)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $8,280 is more than the state average of $5,664. The in-state tuition has grown by 9% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $8,280 is less than the state average of $10,360. The out-state tuition has grown by 9% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $8,280 $5,664
Baker College of Jackson In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
Out-State Tuition Fees $8,280 $10,360
Baker College of Jackson Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 95%
90%
Baker College of Jackson % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2014)
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Michigan public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,508 per year for in-state students and $5,995 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $11,883 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Michigan is 73%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Michigan community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.48, which is lower than the national average of 0.50. The most diverse community college in Michigan is Henry Ford Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.