Baker College of Port Huron

Tel: (810)985-7000
1,179 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. Minutes away from the Blue Water Bridge, nestled against a pond, Baker College of Port Huron offers the best of several worlds. We’re conveniently located in the heart of town, yet situated in a peaceful setting. Our programs are structured for students of all ages and circumstances. The Port Huron campus has some of the most advanced classroom and lab environments found on any college campus in the state, yet with small classes, and dedicated instructors, you’ll receive plenty of personalized attention.
School Highlights:
Baker College of Port Huron serves 1,179 students (65% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 23%.
Baker College of Port Huron is one of 2 community colleges within Saint Clair County, MI.
The nearest community college is St Clair County Community College (2.1 miles away).

School Overview

Baker College of Port Huron 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 1,179 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 61:1 has decreased from 83:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.12 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has grown by 9% over five years.
Total Enrollment
1,179 students
1,303 students
Baker College of Port Huron Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
771 students
836 students
Baker College of Port Huron Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 408 students
1,046 students
Baker College of Port Huron Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Baker College of Port Huron sch enrollment Baker College of Port Huron sta enrollment
# Undergraduate Students 1,177 students 1,283 students
# Graduate Students 2 students 42 students
Baker College of Port Huron sch graduate Baker College of Port Huron sta graduate
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
- 2%
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
2%
7%
Baker College of Port Huron Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
2%
12%
Baker College of Port Huron Black (2006-2012)
% White
94%
67%
Baker College of Port Huron White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
-
2%
Baker College of Port Huron More (2010-2011)
Baker College of Port Huron sch ethnicity Baker College of Port Huron 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. 0.12 0.45
Baker College of Port Huron Diversity Score (2006-2012)

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 Port Huron In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $7,740 $10,072
Baker College of Port Huron 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.