Lansing Community College

419 N Capitol Ave, Lansing
MI, 48901-7210
Tel: (517) 483-1957
19,321 students
Public institution

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School Highlights:
Lansing Community College serves 19,321 students (37% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 23%.
Lansing Community College is the only community colleges within Ingham County, MI.
The nearest community college is Baker College of Owosso (25.8 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Lansing Community College Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Baccalaureate/Associates Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 yrs At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public

Student Body

The student population of 19,321 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 45:1 has increased from 42:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.55 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has grown by 57% over five years.
Total Enrollment
19,321 students
1,287 students
Lansing Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
7,071 students
832 students
Lansing Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 12,250 students
1,021 students
Lansing Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Lansing Community College sch enrollment Lansing Community College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
3%
2%
Lansing Community College Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
19%
1%
% Hispanic
2%
7%
Lansing Community College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
10%
12%
Lansing Community College Black (2006-2012)
% White
63%
66%
Lansing Community College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
3%
2%
Lansing Community College More (2010-2012)
Lansing Community College sch ethnicity Lansing 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. 0.55 0.45
Lansing Community College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $5,060 is less than the state average of $5,917. The in-state tuition has grown by 24% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $7,490 is less than the state average of $10,050. The out-state tuition has grown by 23% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $5,060 $5,917
Lansing Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $7,490 $10,050
Lansing Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

- A multiple-campus institution with two satellite centers, with the main campus located on two blocks north of the historic State Capital Building, covering seven city blocks and new 262,000 square foot campus in Delta Township. College facilities include Clinton County Center in St. Johns, Livingston County Center in Howell, and Michigan House in Otsu, Japan.
- Established in 1957, LCC is the third largest community college in enrollment in the state of Michigan with courses and community events offered year-round, serving about 30,000 students annually and the entire Mid-Michigan community.
- Lansing Community College (LCC) offers 200 degree and certificate programs (including one-year and less than one-year certificates) and nearly 2,500 different courses. 
- LCC offers two-year university transfer programs and one or two-year career programs and certificates that can be completed in eight weeks or longer depending on the curriculum.
- Students can also earn their bachelor's degree without leaving campus at the University Center, home to six university partners. 
- LCC began the state's first community college online degree program— with 3,400 students registering each semester in over 200 online courses.  
- Lansing Community College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of North Central Association of Colleges and Schools and was named a Military Friendly School in 2012.

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