Baker College of Allen Park

Tel: (313)425-3700
3,973 students
Private not-for-profit

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Baker College is the largest independent college in Michigan with the most focused approach to education and training available. Our mission is to prepare you for meaningful employment. We’re proud to have a 97 percent employment rate among our available graduates. In addition, all our graduates receive Lifetime Employment Assistance—free and forever. Allen Park is one of the most modern and technologically advanced campuses in the state. Most importantly, Allen Park is home to faculty, staff, and students who are totally committed to helping each other succeed. The mission of Baker College is to provide quality higher education and training which enable graduates to be successful throughout challenging and rewarding careers. Baker College offers highly effective academic programs which are accessible, market-driven, career-focused, and which lead to employment and career advancement for its students. Baker College, a leader among institutions of higher education in assuring career readiness and employment of its graduates, offers academic programs that emphasize employability and career advancement. To that end, the College will design and deliver timely academic programs that lead to careers for which employment opportunities exist; and include learning and work experiences within each program which reinforce collaboratively-developed student learning outcomes and which are tied to standards set, established, or validated by accrediting/approval bodies, advisory boards, employers, and/or industry.
School Highlights:
Baker College of Allen Park serves 3,973 students (57% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 23%.
Baker College of Allen Park is one of 5 community colleges within Wayne County, MI.
The nearest community college is Henry Ford Community College (3.8 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Baker College of Allen Park Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Private not-for-profit Public

Student Body

The student population of 3,973 teachers has grown by 80% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 132:1 has decreased from 275:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.49 is more than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has declined by 7% over five years.
Total Enrollment
3,973 students
1,303 students
Baker College of Allen Park Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
2,284 students
834 students
Baker College of Allen Park Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 1,689 students
1,040 students
Baker College of Allen Park Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Baker College of Allen Park sch enrollment Baker College of Allen Park sta enrollment
# Undergraduate Students 3,971 students 1,275 students
# Graduate Students 2 students 42 students
Baker College of Allen Park sch graduate Baker College of Allen Park sta graduate
% American Indian/Alaskan
-
1%
% Asian
-
2%
Baker College of Allen Park Asian (2006-2011)
% Hawaiian
1%
1%
% Hispanic
4%
7%
Baker College of Allen Park Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
30%
11%
Baker College of Allen Park Black (2006-2012)
% White
65%
66%
Baker College of Allen Park White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
-
2%
Baker College of Allen Park More (2010-2011)
Baker College of Allen Park sch ethnicity Baker College of Allen Park sta ethnicity
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. 0.49 0.44
Baker College of Allen Park Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $7,740 is more than the state average of $5,890. The in-state tuition has grown by 10% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $7,740 is less than the state average of $10,050. The out-state tuition has grown by 10% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $7,740 $5,890
Baker College of Allen Park In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $7,740 $10,050
Baker College of Allen Park Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Wayne County, MI public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $7,138 per year for in-state students and $7,625 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 Wayne County, MI is 70%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

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 0.43, which is lower than the national average of 0.44. The most diverse community college in Wayne County, MI is Baker College of Allen Park. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.