Macomb Community College

14500 E Twelve Mile Rd
Warren, MI 48088
Tel: (586)445-7999
23,446 students
Public institution
As a publicly funded and community-based institution of higher education, Macomb Community College provides a comprehensive program of high-quality educational, enrichment, and economic development experiences designed to promote individual growth and social improvement.
School Highlights:
Macomb Community College serves 23,446 students (32% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 49:1 is higher than the community college average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 23%.
Macomb Community College is one of 3 community colleges within Macomb County, MI.
The nearest community college is Baker College Corporate Services (4.7 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 480 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Macomb 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 480 staff
59 staff
Macomb Community College Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 23,446 teachers has grown by 10% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 49:1 has decreased from 51:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.22 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has grown by 9% over five years.
Total Enrollment
23,446 students
1,282 students
Macomb Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 49:1
Macomb Community College student staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students
7,508 students
810 students
Macomb Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 15,938 students
1,017 students
Macomb Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Macomb Community College Enrollment Breakdown Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
Macomb Community College American Indian/Alaskan (2011-2013)
% Asian
Macomb Community College Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
Macomb Community College Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
Macomb Community College Black (2006-2013)
% White
Macomb Community College White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
Macomb Community College More (2011-2013)
% Unknown races
Macomb Community College Unknown (2006-2013)
% Non Resident races
Macomb Community College non_resident (2006-2013)
Macomb 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. 0.22 0.53
Macomb Community College Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $4,316 is less than the state average of $5,742. The in-state tuition has grown by 11% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $5,556 is less than the state average of $10,294. The out-state tuition has grown by 10% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $4,316 $5,742
Out-State Tuition Fees $5,556 $10,294
Macomb Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 66%
Macomb Community College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2013 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Macomb Community College has existed as a learning community since 1954 when classrooms were borrowed and fall enrollment was 84. Macomb, the second largest community college in Michigan, offers more of the kinds of programs to prepare people for life and work in the 21st century at many locations throughout Macomb County: Nearly 200 degree and certificate programs; nearly 40 bachelor's completion and master's degree programs at Macomb's University Center; pre-college programs to help high school students plan for their future; customized workforce training; certification and professional education; and community enrichment programs. Whether just starting college, changing career direction or learning just for fun, there's more at Macomb. Students enrolled in any one of the Macomb University Center's academic programs have at their disposal the educational and co-curricular resources of both the partner institutions and Macomb Community College. In devising its "best of both worlds" approach, Macomb believes it has created a unique plan for a unique student. Macomb Community College is accredited by the Commission on Institutions of Higher Education of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

Nearby Schools:

Recent Articles
Community Colleges Offer Online Options
Community Colleges Offer Online Options
Community colleges have responded to the needs of working adults with online options.
Arizona Community Colleges Defunded: What Students Need to Know
Leading the country in slashing public education spending, Arizona voted to defund higher education, including Pima and Maricopa Community College Districts, leaving many Arizona college students wondering what this new state legislation means for the future of their education.
5 Alternative Methods for Earning Community College Credits
Not all community college students spend their winter and summer break on vacation. Some utilize that time to take a few extra classes and earn credits that can help them graduate early. Other students test out of courses and receive credit for work experiences in order to get ahead. In this article, learn about the various methods you can use to pursue extra college credits.
Related School Videos

View more school videos

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.