Brown Mackie College-Akron

755 White Pond Dr. Suite 101
Akron, OH 44320
Tel: (330)869-3600
629 students
Private for-profit
Brown Mackie College — Akron provides higher education to traditional and nontraditional students through associate’s degree and diploma programs designed to enhance career opportunities, broaden perspectives through appropriate general education courses, develop critical and independent thinking skills, improve problem-solving abilities and develop an appreciation for lifelong and continued education.
School Highlights
Brown Mackie College-Akron serves 629 students (100% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 22:1 is lower than the state community college average of 28:1.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 30%.
Brown Mackie College-Akron is one of 6 community colleges within Summit County, OH.
The nearest community college is Ohio College of Massotherapy Inc (4.30 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 30% over five years.
College Brown Mackie College-Akron Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private for-profit Public
Total Faculty 28 staff
61 staff
Brown Mackie College-Akron Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 629 has declined by 28% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 22:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.52 is less than the national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 629 students 1,315 students
Brown Mackie College-Akron Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 22:1
Brown Mackie College-Akron Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 629 students
815 students
Brown Mackie College-Akron Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
Brown Mackie College-Akron Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
Brown Mackie College-Akron American Indian/Alaskan (2010-2013)
% Asian
Brown Mackie College-Akron Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
Brown Mackie College-Akron Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
Brown Mackie College-Akron Black (2006-2013)
% White
Brown Mackie College-Akron White (2006-2013)
% Unknown races
Brown Mackie College-Akron Unknown (2008-2013)
Brown Mackie College-Akron 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. 0.52 0.70
Brown Mackie College-Akron Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $12,114 is more than the state average of $5,590. The in-state tuition has grown by 11% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $12,114 is more than the state average of $10,086. The out-state tuition has grown by 11% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $12,114 $5,590
Brown Mackie College-Akron In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $12,114 $10,086
Brown Mackie College-Akron Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 88%
Brown Mackie College-Akron % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Brown Mackie College — Akron is a branch of Brown Mackie College — Cincinnati, OH. Founded as AEC Southern Ohio College, the school has a long history offering career education and training, going back to its establishment as a traditional business college in 1927. In 2003, the parent corporation of AEC Southern Ohio College was acquired by Pittsburgh-based Education Management Corporation (EDMC), and in 2004, AEC Southern Ohio College changed its name to Brown Mackie College — Akron. EDMC, which has been in business for over 40 years, is one of the largest providers of private postsecondary education in North America, with an enrollment exceeding 58,000 students at 67 locations in the United States and Canada. Brown Mackie College — Akron believes that it makes an important contribution to the economic growth and social well being of the metropolitan area it serves. The College educates students to help meet the economic needs of the communities in entry-level positions in business, technical, and allied health careers. Brown Mackie College — Akron serves approximately 500 students with an average class size of 25-30 students. We pride ourselves on the close attention that our faculty and staff offer our students. With a student/faculty ratio of approximately 17 to one, we offer lots of support and guidance to ensure our students' academic success. The Brown Mackie College — Akron facility includes three networked computer labs, two medical labs, one electronics lab, one networked MCSE lab, and one networked comp/CADD lab. The labs provide students with hands-on opportunities to apply knowledge and skills learned in the classroom. Students are welcome to use the labs when they're not being used for scheduled classes. Brown Mackie College — Akron is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACIS).

Nearby Schools

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Ohio College of Massotherapy Inc
    Private not-for-profit
    64 students | 4.30 Mi225 Heritage Woods Dr
    Akron, OH 44321
  • 295 students | 6.90 Mi1600 South Arlington Street Suite 100
    Akron, OH 44306
  • 43 students | 6.90 Mi3681 Manchester Rd.
    Akron, OH 44319
  • 322 students | 7.00 Mi2545 Bailey Road
    Cuyahoga Falls, OH 44221
  • 82 students | 10.80 Mi3855 Fishcreek Rd
    Stow, OH 44224
Did You Know?
Summit County, OH 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 0.55, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in Summit County, OH is National College-Stow. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.