Wayne County Community College District

Tel: (313)496-2600
18,119 students
Public institution
WCCCD’s mission is to empower individuals, businesses and communities to achieve their goals through accessible services, culturally diverse experiences and globally competitive higher education and career advancement programs.
School Highlights:
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Wayne County Community College District serves 18,119 students (21.31% of students are full-time).
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The college's student:teacher ratio of 50:1 is higher than the community college average of -:1.
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Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 34%.
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Wayne County Community College District is one of 5 community colleges within Wayne County, MI.
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The nearest community college is Baker College of Allen Park (8.48 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 363 teachers has grown by 51% over five years.
Wayne County Community College District 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 363 staff
60 staff

Student Body

The student population of 18,119 teachers has declined by 15% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 50:1 has decreased from 100:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.42 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment 18,119 students 1,282 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 50:1
21:1
# Full-Time Students 3,862 students
810 students
# Part-Time Students 14,257 students
1,017 students
% Asian
1%
2%
% Hispanic
2%
7%
% Black
66%
12%
% White
16%
57%
% Two or more races
2%
2%
% Unknown races
12%
3%
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. 0.42 0.53

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $2,980 is less than the state average of $5,694. The in-state tuition has grown by 11% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $3,700 is less than the state average of $10,325. The out-state tuition has grown by 9% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $2,980 $5,694
Out-State Tuition Fees $3,700 $10,252
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 91%
89%
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Wayne County Community College District has completed 35 years of uninterrupted operation and development of comprehensive educational services. Both directly and indirectly, our students and the 2.3 million people living within the College's service district have enjoyed the benefits of constantly improved instructional programs and community services. The Wayne County Community College District (WCCCD) is a multi-campus multi-cultural institution seeking to improve the quality of life in our communities. WCCCD provides affordable higher education and flexible training opportunities through a diverse catalog of courses, programs, and initiatives. The College's five campuses are located in industrial, rural and metropolitan areas where a major share of Michigan's technical and skilled occupations is located. Because of the diversity of its service areas, WCCCD places a strong emphasis on occupational and career programs, and traditional college and university transfer programs, including those within the liberal arts discipline. For many of our students the college offers an opportunity to transfer to four – year colleges or universities to obtain advanced degrees. Others pursue self-enrichment through a wide variety of non-credit workshops, from personal financial planning and property management to basic and intermediate computer skill training, through the college's Community Education Department. Wayne County Community College District has received a 10-year accreditation at the associate's degree levels by the Commission on Institutions Higher Education of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

Nearby Schools:

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Allen Park
    Baker College of Allen Park
    Private not-for-profit
    4500 Enterprise Dr
    Allen ParkMI 48101
    (313)425-3700
    8.48 Mi | 3,784 students
  • Dearborn
    5101 Evergreen Rd
    DearbornMI 48128
    (313)845-9600
    9.18 Mi | 14,106 students
  • Warren
    14500 E Twelve Mile Rd
    WarrenMI 48088
    (586)445-7999
    12.93 Mi | 23,446 students
  • Southfield
    DeVry University-Michigan
    Private for-profit
    26999 Central Park Blvd Ste 125
    SouthfieldMI 48076
    (248)213-1610
    14.65 Mi |  students
  • Troy
    1522 E Big Beaver Rd
    TroyMI 48083
    (248)524-1800
    16.56 Mi | 667 students
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Did You Know?
Wayne, MI 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 0.43, which is lower than the national average of 0.48. The most diverse community college in Wayne, MI is Baker College of Allen Park. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.