Henry Ford Community College

5101 Evergreen Rd
Dearborn, MI 48128-1495
Tel: (313)845-9600
13,790 students
Public institution
We, of Henry Ford Community College, are dedicated to the education and enrichment of our students and community. As a comprehensive community college with a diverse student population, we value teaching and learning. To prepare our students for a rapidly changing world and workplace, we are committed to providing knowledge, communication skills, and cultural opportunities. We foster critical thinking, creativity, integrity, and self-esteem.
School Highlights
Henry Ford Community College serves 13,790 students (37% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 37:1 is higher than the state community college average of 35:1.
Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 34%.
Henry Ford Community College is one of 5 community colleges within Wayne County, MI.
The nearest community college is Baker College of Allen Park (3.80 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 370 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
College Henry Ford Community College Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 370 staff
62 staff
Henry Ford Community College Total Faculty (2006-2014)

Student Body

The student population of 13,790 has declined by 21% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 37:1 has decreased from 47:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.67 is less than the national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 13,790 students 1,371 students
Henry Ford Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2014)
Student : Teacher Ratio 37:1
22:1
Henry Ford Community College Student Staff (2006-2014)
# Full-Time Students 5,071 students
779 students
Henry Ford Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2014)
# Part-Time Students 8,719 students
1,083 students
Henry Ford Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2014)
Henry Ford Community College Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
Henry Ford Community College American Indian/Alaskan (2009-2014)
% Asian
2%
5%
Henry Ford Community College Asian (2006-2014)
% Hispanic
3%
20%
Henry Ford Community College Hispanic (2006-2014)
% Black
19%
15%
Henry Ford Community College Black (2006-2014)
% White
54%
49%
Henry Ford Community College White (2006-2014)
% Unknown races
21%
6%
Henry Ford Community College Unknown (2006-2014)
% Non Resident races
1%
1%
Henry Ford Community College Non Resident (2008-2014)
Henry Ford Community College 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. 0.67 0.70
Henry Ford Community College Diversity Score (2006-2014)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $4,132 is less than the state average of $5,664. The in-state tuition has grown by 11% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $4,252 is less than the state average of $10,360. The out-state tuition has grown by 11% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $4,132 $5,664
Henry Ford Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
Out-State Tuition Fees $4,252 $10,360
Henry Ford Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 86%
90%
Henry Ford Community College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2014)
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • HFCC has more than 50 years experience delivering specialized training to business and industry. It was the first community college in the nation to work with union and management leaderships to design and deliver joint training programs. The corporate training division of the college has served more than 68,000 employees, 575 different businesses and nearly 400 individuals in workplace training programs. The staff of the University Transfer, Advising and Career Counseling Center can assist you with selecting a career path and planning the courses necessary to complete your educational goals. Whether your goal is to transfer to a university or complete a program that will prepare you to enter the workforce immediately, HFCC's licensed professional counselors can help you. At Henry Ford Community College, we believe in rewarding academic excellence by helping finance students' education through scholarships. They are made possible by the HFCC Trustees, the HFCC Foundation Board, generous alumni, other friends of the College, local businesses, organizations, faculty, staff, and those who believe in your future and in the value of education. Henry Ford Community College is accredited by the The Higher Learning Commission, a commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools and the Michigan Commission on College Accreditation.

Nearby Schools

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Baker College of Allen Park
    Private not-for-profit
    3,372 students | 3.80 Mi4500 Enterprise Dr
    Allen Park MI 48101
    (313)425-3700
    3.803,372
  • 16,310 students | 9.20 Mi801 W. Fort Street
    Detroit MI 48226
    (313)496-2600
    9.2016,310
  • 415 students | 11.10 Mi1905 S. Haggerty Rd
    Canton MI 48188
    (734)397-7800
    11.10415
  • DeVry University-Michigan
    Private for-profit
    289 students | 11.20 Mi26999 Central Park Blvd., Ste. 125
    Southfield MI 48076
    (248)213-1610
    11.20289
  • 11,542 students | 12.10 Mi18600 Haggerty Road
    Livonia MI 48152
    (734)462-4400
    12.1011,542
Did You Know?
Wayne County, MI 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 0.52. The most diverse community college in Wayne County, MI is Henry Ford Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.