Monroe County Community College

1555 South Raisinville Road, Monroe
MI, 48161-9746
Tel: (734)242-7300
4,071 students
Public institution

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Monroe County Community College was established to provide a variety of higher education opportunities for the residents of Monroe County. The College mission is to provide programs for students planning to transfer to four-year institutions; programs for students seeking an associate's degree or certificate in an occupational area; general education courses/experiences integrated throughout the curriculum; training and retraining for business and industry; a strong complement of student support services and other activities to meet the lifelong educational and employment needs of its students.
School Highlights:
Monroe County Community College serves 4,071 students (35% 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%.
Monroe County Community College is the only community colleges within Monroe County, MI.
The nearest community college is Davis College (17.5 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Monroe County 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 4,071 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of -:1 has stayed the same 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 stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
4,071 students
1,287 students
Monroe County Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
1,445 students
832 students
Monroe County Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 2,626 students
1,021 students
Monroe County Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Monroe County Community College sch enrollment Monroe County Community College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
-
1%
% Asian
1%
2%
Monroe County Community College Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
3%
7%
Monroe County Community College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
2%
12%
Monroe County Community College Black (2006-2012)
% White
94%
66%
Monroe County Community College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races"
- 2%
Monroe County Community College sch ethnicity Monroe County 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. 0.12 0.45
Monroe County Community College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $4,680 is less than the state average of $5,845. The in-state tuition has grown by 27% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $5,160 is less than the state average of $10,047. The out-state tuition has grown by 26% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $4,680 $5,845
Monroe County Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $5,160 $10,047
Monroe County Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Founded in 1964, Monroe County Community College is a public, two-year institution supported by tax monies from Monroe County, educational funds from the State of Michigan, and student tuition. Our 210-acre Main Campus is centrally located in Monroe County with easy access to Detroit and Toledo. The Whitman Center, located in Bedford Township near the Michigan-Ohio border, was established in 1991. The Monroe County Community College campus, located on South Raisinville Road, opened for students in October 1967. The campus buildings are related to one another by an attractively landscaped center mall. Each building is both functionally and esthetically designed. The Campbell Learning Resources Center is the focal point of the campus. This two-story building contains classrooms, faculty offices, and the necessary space to house library facilities for a collection of over 46,000 volumes, and over 300 current subscriptions as well as electronic access to thousands of magazines and journals. Monroe County Community College is a nationally accredited institution of higher learning with college classes for students interested in transfer courses or occupational degrees in a variety of formats. The college is accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (NCA).

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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 $10,485 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 Maryland is Lansing Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.