Baker College of Port Huron

Tel: (810)985-7000
798 students
Private not-for-profit
Baker College is the largest independent college in Michigan with the most focused approach to education and training available. Our mission is to prepare you for meaningful employment. We’re proud to have a 97 percent employment rate among our available graduates. In addition, all our graduates receive Lifetime Employment Assistance—free and forever. Minutes away from the Blue Water Bridge, nestled against a pond, Baker College of Port Huron offers the best of several worlds. We’re conveniently located in the heart of town, yet situated in a peaceful setting. Our programs are structured for students of all ages and circumstances. The Port Huron campus has some of the most advanced classroom and lab environments found on any college campus in the state, yet with small classes, and dedicated instructors, you’ll receive plenty of personalized attention.
School Highlights
Baker College of Port Huron serves 798 students (51% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 29:1 is lower than the state community college average of 35:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 30%.
Baker College of Port Huron is one of 2 community colleges within Saint Clair County, MI.
The nearest community college is St Clair County Community College (2.10 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 40% over five years.
College Baker College of Port Huron (MI) Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs
Institution Control Private not-for-profit Public
Total Faculty 28 staff 94 staff

Student Body

The student population of 798 has declined by 59% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 has decreased from 98:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 is less than the state average of 0.48. The school's diversity has declined by 38% over five years.
Total Enrollment 798 students 3,372 students
Student:Teacher Ratio 29:1 35:1
# Full-Time Students 406 students 1,530 students
# Part-Time Students 392 students 1,825 students
% Hispanic
1%
3%
% Black
2%
14%
% White
96%
70%
% Unknown races
1%
8%
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. 0.08 0.48

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $7,740 is more than the state average of $5,088. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The out-state tuition of $7,740 is more than the state average of $6,835. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $7,740 $5,088
Out-State Tuition Fees $7,740 $6,835
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 95% 89%
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

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  • Rochester College
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    (248)218-2000
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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.