Kellogg Community College

Tel: (269)965-3931
5,929 students
Public institution
Kellogg Community College is a public institution of higher learning which shall provide academic, occupational, general, and lifelong learning opportunities for all people in its district and contiguous service area. The College shall maintain close ties with community-based organizations and business and professional groups; exercise a leadership role in the educational advancement of the area; promote innovation and preparation for change; and provide support and assistance in economic development activities.
School Highlights
Kellogg Community College serves 5,929 students (29% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 32:1 is lower than the state community college average of 35:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 30%.
Kellogg Community College is the only community colleges within Calhoun County, MI.
The nearest community college is Kalamazoo Valley Community College (26.70 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 188 teachers has grown by 9% over five years.
College Kellogg 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 188 staff
62 staff
Kellogg Community College Total Faculty (2006-2014)

Student Body

The student population of 5,929 has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 32:1 has decreased from 34:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.35 is less than the national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has declined by 25% over five years.
Total Enrollment 5,929 students 1,371 students
Kellogg Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2014)
Student : Teacher Ratio 32:1
Kellogg Community College Student Staff (2006-2014)
# Full-Time Students 1,697 students
779 students
Kellogg Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2014)
# Part-Time Students 4,232 students
1,083 students
Kellogg Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2014)
Kellogg Community College Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
Kellogg Community College Asian (2006-2014)
% Hispanic
Kellogg Community College Hispanic (2006-2014)
% Black
Kellogg Community College Black (2006-2014)
% White
Kellogg Community College White (2006-2014)
% Unknown races
Kellogg Community College Unknown (2006-2014)
Kellogg 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. 0.35 0.70
Kellogg Community College Diversity Score (2006-2014)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $5,254 is less than the state average of $5,664. The in-state tuition has grown by 23% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $7,347 is less than the state average of $10,360. The out-state tuition has grown by 23% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $5,254 $5,664
Kellogg Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
Out-State Tuition Fees $7,347 $10,360
Kellogg Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 81%
Kellogg Community College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2014)
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Kellogg Community College was founded in 1956 by the Battle Creek Board of Education which operated it until 1970 when voters created an area-wide college district.The College, situated on sites in Battle Creek, Albion (Eastern Academic Center), Coldwater (Grahl Center), Hastings (Fehsenfeld Center), and Ft. Custer Industrial Park (Regional Manufacturing Technology Center), offers nearly 100 pre-professional college/university transfer curricula; approximately 40 occupational associate degree programs in health, business, secretarial, technical and public science fields; and over 30 certificate programs aimed toward job preparation; and related training for apprenticeships. KCC provides customized training services designed and delivered to area businesses and institutions and a wide range of lifelong learning programs for personal enrichment. Over the past several years, hundreds of area businesses have received specialized training for thousands of employees and dozens of small businesses and individuals through the College's customized training programs. The institution shall provide a comprehensive range of curricula, courses, activities, and services, limited only by the responsible management of its financial, personnel, and physical resources. The College was fully reaccredited by the Commission on Institutions of Higher Education of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools during the spring semester of 2002.

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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.