Kirtland Community College

10775 N Saint Helen Road
Roscommon, MI 48653
Tel: 9892755000
1,806 students
Public institution
  • Kirtland Community College is the largest community college geographically in the state of Michigan covering approximately 2,500 square miles and servicing all of Ogemaw, Oscoda, Roscommon and Crawford counties and parts of five additional surrounding counties.  Kirtland has locations in Gaylord, Grayling (our new Health Sciences Center), Roscommon, and West Branch, in addition to offering courses online.
School Highlights
Kirtland Community College serves 1,806 students (29% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the state community college average of 35:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority American and Asian), which is more than the state average of 30%.
Kirtland Community College is the only community colleges within Roscommon County, MI.
The nearest community college is Mid Michigan Community College (40.00 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 64% over five years.
Kirtland Community College (MI) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution Level At least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs Four or more years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 27 staff 94 staff
Kirtland Community College Total Faculty (2006-2014)

Student Body

The student population of 1,806 has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 26:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 is less than the state average of 0.48. The school's diversity has grown by 49% over five years.
Total Enrollment 1,806 students 3,372 students
Kirtland Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2014)
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 35:1
Kirtland Community College Student Staff Ratio (2006-2014)
# Full-Time Students 520 students 1,530 students
Kirtland Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2014)
# Part-Time Students 1,108 students 1,825 students
Kirtland Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2014)
Kirtland Community College Enrollment Breakdown MI All Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
Kirtland Community College American Indian/Alaskan (2006-2014)
% Asian
1%
2%
Kirtland Community College Asian (2008-2009)
% Hispanic
1%
3%
Kirtland Community College Hispanic (2006-2014)
% Black
1%
14%
Kirtland Community College Black (2006-2014)
% White
92%
70%
Kirtland Community College White (2006-2014)
% Two or more races
1%
2%
Kirtland Community College More (2011-2014)
% Unknown races
3%
7%
Kirtland Community College Ethnicity Breakdown MI All Ethnic Groups 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. 0.15 0.48
Kirtland Community College Diversity Score (2006-2014)

Finances and Admission

The public in-state tuition of $4,315 is less than the state average of $4,352. The in-state tuition has declined by 8% over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $6,835 is more than the state average of $5,856. The out-state tuition has grown by 18% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $4,315 $4,352
Kirtland Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
Out-State Tuition Fees $6,835 $5,856
Kirtland Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 91% 89%
Kirtland Community College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2014)
Percent Admitted 100% 70%
Kirtland Community College Percent Admitted (2013-2014)

Sports

Total Sports Offered 3 sports
Sports Bowling, Cross Country, GolfBowling, Cross Country,
Golf

Extracurriculars

Total ExtracurricularsTotal Extra-curric. 7 extracurriculars
ExtracurricularsExtra-curric. Food Pantry, Phi Theta Kappa, Service Learning, Student Ambassador Program, Student Senate, Student Wellness Group, Veterans Helping Veterans Food Pantry, Student Senate, Phi Theta Kappa,
Service Learning,
Student Ambassador Program,
Student Wellness Group,
Veterans Helping Veterans,
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Kirtland Community College was founded in 1966.  Kirtland offers over 30 degree and certificate programs including transfer degree programs. Kirtland competes in intercollegiate athletics as a member of the Eastern Conference of the Michigan Community College Athletic Association. The Kirtland Firebirds compete in bowling, golf and cross-country. Kirtland Community College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.   The college also holds membership in the Michigan Community College Association and the American Association of Community Colleges.   Kirtland has locations in Gaylord, Grayling (our new Health Sciences Center), Roscommon, and West Branch, in addition to offering courses online.

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Did You Know?
For Michigan public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,352 per year for in-state students and $5,856 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $7,740 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Michigan is 76%. 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 0.67. The most diverse community college in Michigan is Henry Ford Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.