Henry Ford Community College

5101 Evergreen Rd, Dearborn
MI, 48128-1495
Tel: (313)845-9600
15,959 students
Public institution

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We, of Henry Ford Community College, are dedicated to the education and enrichment of our students and community. As a comprehensive community college with a diverse student population, we value teaching and learning. To prepare our students for a rapidly changing world and workplace, we are committed to providing knowledge, communication skills, and cultural opportunities. We foster critical thinking, creativity, integrity, and self-esteem.
School Highlights:
Henry Ford Community College serves 15,959 students (42% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 23%.
Henry Ford Community College is one of 5 community colleges within Wayne County, MI.

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Henry Ford 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

Student Body

The student population of 15,959 teachers has grown by 14% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 46:1 has increased from 37:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.48 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
15,959 students
1,287 students
Henry Ford Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
6,648 students
832 students
Henry Ford Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 9,311 students
1,021 students
Henry Ford Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Henry Ford Community College sch enrollment Henry Ford Community College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
2%
2%
Henry Ford Community College Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
4%
7%
Henry Ford Community College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
28%
12%
Henry Ford Community College Black (2006-2012)
% White
66%
66%
Henry Ford Community College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races"
- 2%
Henry Ford Community College sch ethnicity Henry Ford Community College 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. 0.48 0.45
Henry Ford Community College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $3,698 is less than the state average of $5,940. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The out-state tuition of $3,818 is less than the state average of $10,072. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,698 $5,940
Henry Ford Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $3,818 $10,072
Henry Ford Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

HFCC has more than 50 years experience delivering specialized training to business and industry. It was the first community college in the nation to work with union and management leaderships to design and deliver joint training programs. The corporate training division of the college has served more than 68,000 employees, 575 different businesses and nearly 400 individuals in workplace training programs. The staff of the University Transfer, Advising and Career Counseling Center can assist you with selecting a career path and planning the courses necessary to complete your educational goals. Whether your goal is to transfer to a university or complete a program that will prepare you to enter the workforce immediately, HFCC's licensed professional counselors can help you. At Henry Ford Community College, we believe in rewarding academic excellence by helping finance students' education through scholarships. They are made possible by the HFCC Trustees, the HFCC Foundation Board, generous alumni, other friends of the College, local businesses, organizations, faculty, staff, and those who believe in your future and in the value of education. Henry Ford Community College is accredited by the The Higher Learning Commission, a commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools and the Michigan Commission on College Accreditation.

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