Baker College of Cadillac

9600 E 13th St
Cadillac, MI 49601-9600
Tel: (231)876-3101
1,828 students
Private not-for-profit
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. For twenty years, the Cadillac campus has been bringing highly needed post-secondary education alternatives to northwestern Michigan. Located just outside the city on over 50 acres of rolling woods, the campus mirrors the friendly, small-town feel of the surrounding community. At the same time, this is a state-of-the-art educational institution. The Cadillac campus boasts many new and renovated labs, classrooms, and multipurpose facilities. All of them feature the latest technologies for Computing, Health Services, and other in-demand programs. At Baker, our Academic Office is designed to meet all of your academic concerns. Our counselors are trained to help you achieve your educational objectives. If you are in need of academic, career, or personal counseling we provide you with the appropriate information and resources to help achieve your academic goals.
School Highlights:
Baker College of Cadillac serves 1,828 students (52% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 1% of the student body (majority American and Asian), which is less than the state average of 23%.
Baker College of Cadillac is the only community colleges within Wexford County, MI.
The nearest community college is Northwestern Michigan College (35.8 miles away).

School Overview

Baker College of Cadillac 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 1,828 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 82:1 has decreased from 226:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.02 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has grown by 0% over five years.
Total Enrollment
1,828 students
1,303 students
Baker College of Cadillac Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
953 students
836 students
Baker College of Cadillac Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 875 students
1,046 students
Baker College of Cadillac Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Baker College of Cadillac sch enrollment Baker College of Cadillac sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
- 1%
% Asian
- 2%
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
- 7%
% Black
- 12%
% White
99%
67%
Baker College of Cadillac White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races"
- 2%
Baker College of Cadillac sch ethnicity Baker College of Cadillac 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. 0.02 0.45

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $7,740 is more than the state average of $5,940. 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 $10,072. The out-state tuition has grown by 10% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $7,740 $5,940
Baker College of Cadillac In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $7,740 $10,072
Baker College of Cadillac Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Michigan public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $6,200 per year for in-state students and $7,502 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $9,641 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Michigan is 78%. 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 0.38, which is lower than the national average of 0.45. The most diverse community college in Michigan is Lansing Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.