Kirtland Community College

10775 N Saint Helen Road
Roscommon, MI 48653
Tel: (989)275-5000
1,552 students
Public institution

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School Highlights:
Kirtland Community College serves 1,552 students (46% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the community college average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority American and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 23%.
Kirtland Community College is the only community colleges within Roscommon County, MI.
The nearest community college is Mid Michigan Community College (40 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 64 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Kirtland Community College Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 64 staff
59 staff
Kirtland Community College Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 1,552 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.12 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has grown by 49% over five years.
Total Enrollment
1,552 students
1,282 students
Kirtland Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 24:1
Kirtland Community College student staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students
718 students
810 students
Kirtland Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 834 students
1,017 students
Kirtland Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Kirtland Community College Enrollment Breakdown Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
% Hispanic
Kirtland Community College Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
Kirtland Community College Black (2006-2013)
% White
Kirtland Community College White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
Kirtland Community College More (2011-2013)
% Unknown races
Kirtland Community College Unknown (2006-2013)
Kirtland Community College Ethnicity Breakdown Community College Average 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. 0.12 0.53
Kirtland Community College Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $4,495 is less than the state average of $5,742. The in-state tuition has declined by 5% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $7,105 is less than the state average of $10,294. The out-state tuition has grown by 22% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $4,495 $5,742
Out-State Tuition Fees $7,105 $10,294
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 91%
Kirtland Community College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Founded in 1966, Kirtland Community College is located in the very heart of Michigan's scenic north woods. We're a land of lakes and streams, woods and meadows. Our students come from near and far and from all walks of life. When you're on our sprawling 180-acre campus and want to head for the "Great Outdoors," you don't need to go anywhere. Kirtland Community College was founded in 1966. Kirtland's campus is unmatched for its natural beauty. Carved from the hardwood and pine forest of north-central lower Michigan, the winding paths and walkways of the campus provide students, staff, and visitors with a changing panorama of seasonal sights and sounds. It is a peaceful and invigorating natural setting, perfect for academic pursuits. Kirtland offers over 80 degree and certificate programs and six transfer degree programs including the following transfer programs: Associate in Arts, Associate in Business, Administration Associate in Computers, Associate in Criminal Justice, Associate in Fine Arts and Associate in Science. Kirtland competes in intercollegiate athletics as a member of the Eastern Conference of the Michigan Community College Athletic Association. The Kirtland Firebirds compete in men's and women's basketball, men's and women's golf and cross-country running. Kirtland Community College is accredited by the Michigan Commission on College Accreditation and the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools. The college also holds membership in the Michigan Community College Association and the American Association of Community Colleges.

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Did You Know?
For Michigan public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,508 per year for in-state students and $5,995 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $11,883 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Michigan is 81%. 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 0.53. The most diverse community college in Michigan is Lansing Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.