Brown Mackie College-Findlay

1700 Fostoria Ave Suite 100
Findlay, OH 45840
Tel: (419)423-2211
441 students
Private for-profit
Brown Mackie College — Findlay provides higher education to traditional and nontraditional students through associate degree and diploma programs. The College educates students to help meet the economic needs of the communities in entry-level positions in business, technical, and allied health careers.
School Highlights:
Brown Mackie College-Findlay serves 441 students (100.00% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is lower than the community college average of 28:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 30%.
Brown Mackie College-Findlay is the only community colleges within Hancock County, OH.
The nearest community college is James A Rhodes State College (30.70 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 52% over five years.
College Brown Mackie College-Findlay 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 23 staff
61 staff
Brown Mackie College-Findlay Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 441 teachers has declined by 39% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.42 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has declined by 14% over five years.
Total Enrollment 441 students 1,296 students
Brown Mackie College-Findlay Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1
Brown Mackie College-Findlay Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 441 students
810 students
Brown Mackie College-Findlay Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
Brown Mackie College-Findlay Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
Brown Mackie College-Findlay Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
Brown Mackie College-Findlay Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
Brown Mackie College-Findlay Black (2006-2013)
% White
Brown Mackie College-Findlay White (2006-2013)
Brown Mackie College-Findlay 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. 0.42 0.53
Brown Mackie College-Findlay Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $12,114 is more than the state average of $5,650. 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 $10,201. The out-state tuition has grown by 11% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $12,114 $5,694
Brown Mackie College-Findlay In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $12,114 $10,252
Brown Mackie College-Findlay Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 91%
Brown Mackie College-Findlay % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

  • Brown Mackie College — Findlay has a long history offering career education and training, going back to its establishment as a traditional business college in 1926 by William H. Stauzenberger. The institution is now under the ownership of Pittsburgh-based Education Management Corporation (EDMC). EDMC, which has been in business for over 40 years, is one of the largest providers of private post-secondary education in North America with an enrollment exceeding 58,000 students as of fall 2003. EDMC has 67 primary campus locations in 24 states and two Canadian provinces. Brown Mackie College — Findlay is conveniently located at 1700 Fostoria Avenue, Suite 100, Findlay, Ohio. The 22,000 square-foot facility houses modern classrooms that are fully equipped with multimedia equipment, including DVD and VCR players, overhead projectors, and Internet access. The Brown Mackie College — Findlay facility includes four networked computer labs, two medical labs, and nursing and medical assisting labs. The labs provide students with hands-on opportunities to apply knowledge and skills learned in the classroom. The right mix of technical and professional skills—capabilities that match the current needs of the marketplace—are important for a successful career. In each of our programs, our students develop not only the crucial technical proficiencies required for their particular field, but also an important understanding of sound business principles. The general education components of our curriculum encourage the development of critical skills in problem solving, analysis, and communication. Through this combination of technical, business, and general education, we prepare our students to move into their careers in a professional, knowledgeable, and confident manner. Programs offered at Findlay includes Accounting Technology, Business Management, Computer Software Technology, Criminal Justice, Gerontology, Healthcare Administration, Medical Assistant, Medical Assisting, Paralegal, Pharmacy Technology and Practical Nursing. Brown Mackie College – Findlay is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACICS) to award associate degrees, diplomas, and certificates.

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For Ohio public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $6,552 per year for in-state students and $10,973 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $14,486 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Ohio is 69%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Ohio 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 0.52. The most diverse community college in Ohio is . Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.