Baker College of Jackson

Tel: (517)789-6123
2,275 students
Private not-for-profit
School Highlights:
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Baker College of Jackson serves 2,275 students (51.12% of students are full-time).
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The college's student:teacher ratio of 31:1 is higher than the community college average of -:1.
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Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 34%.
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Baker College of Jackson is one of 2 community colleges within Jackson County, MI.
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The nearest community college is Gogebic Community College (5.48 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 74 teachers has grown by 236% over five years.
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 74 staff
61 staff
Baker College of Jackson Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 2,275 teachers has grown by 26% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 31:1 has decreased from 100:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.17 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has declined by 5% over five years.
Total Enrollment 2,275 students 1,294 students
Baker College of Jackson Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 31:1
21:1
Baker College of Jackson Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 1,163 students
822 students
Baker College of Jackson Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 1,112 students
1,025 students
Baker College of Jackson Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Baker College of Jackson Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
# Undergraduate Students 1,154 students 795 students
# Graduate Students 9 students 23 students
Baker College of Jackson Graduation BreakDown  Community College Average Graduation BreakDown
% Hispanic
2%
7%
Baker College of Jackson Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
7%
12%
Baker College of Jackson Black (2006-2013)
% White
87%
57%
Baker College of Jackson White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
3%
2%
Baker College of Jackson More (2010-2013)
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. 0.17 0.53
Baker College of Jackson Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $8,100 is more than the state average of $5,660. The in-state tuition has grown by 9% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $8,100 is less than the state average of $10,250. The out-state tuition has grown by 9% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $8,100 $5,694
Baker College of Jackson In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $8,100 $10,252
Baker College of Jackson Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 97%
89%
Baker College of Jackson % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (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 84%. 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 0.53, which is higher than the national average of 0.48. The most diverse community college in Michigan is Lansing Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.