St Clair County Community College

Tel: (810)984-3881
4,127 students
Public institution
  • It is the mission of St. Clair County Community College to provide quality learning opportunities.
School Highlights
St Clair County Community College serves 4,127 students (39% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 31:1 is lower than the state community college average of 35:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 30%.
St Clair County Community College is one of 2 community colleges within Saint Clair County, MI.
The nearest community college is Baker College of Port Huron (2.10 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 134 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
College St Clair County Community College (MI) Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years Four or more years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 134 staff 94 staff
St Clair County Community College Total Faculty (2006-2014)

Student Body

The student population of 4,127 has declined by 12% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 31:1 has decreased from 36:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.19 is less than the state average of 0.48. The school's diversity has grown by 11% over five years.
Total Enrollment 4,127 students 3,372 students
St Clair County Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2014)
Student : Teacher Ratio 31:1 35:1
St Clair County Community College Student Staff Ratio (2006-2014)
# Full-Time Students 1,591 students 1,530 students
St Clair County Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2014)
# Part-Time Students 2,536 students 1,825 students
St Clair County Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2014)
St Clair County Community College Enrollment Breakdown MI All Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
St Clair County Community College American Indian/Alaskan (2006-2014)
% Hispanic
3%
3%
St Clair County Community College Hispanic (2006-2014)
% Black
2%
14%
St Clair County Community College Black (2006-2014)
% White
90%
70%
St Clair County Community College White (2006-2014)
% Two or more races
1%
2%
St Clair County Community College More (2011-2014)
% Unknown races
3%
7%
St Clair County Community College Ethnicity Breakdown MI All Ethnic Groups 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. 0.19 0.48
St Clair County Community College Diversity Score (2006-2014)

Finances and Admission

The public in-state tuition of $6,132 is more than the state average of $4,352. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $8,736 is more than the state average of $5,856. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $6,132 $4,352
St Clair County Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
Out-State Tuition Fees $8,736 $5,856
St Clair County Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 78% 89%
St Clair County Community College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2014)
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • St. Clair County Community College began as Port Huron Junior College, which was the Junior College Department of the Port Huron School District. The college was established by act of the Board of Education of the Port Huron School District under Michigan State Law in 1923 and began operation in the same year. It has continued without interruption since that time. The college became St. Clair County Community College in 1967. St. Clair County Community College serves as the primary center of higher education for the Blue Water Area. We work to fulfill the diverse needs of our educational communities by providing a broad range of educational, cultural and social learning opportunities. We offer a comprehensive future-focused curriculum and prepare students for the changing global economy. St. Clair County Community College campuses are located at Port Huron, Algonac, Anchor Bay, Bad Axe, Imlay City, Peck and Yale. Port Huron, Michigan scenic 25 acre campus provides a park like setting along the banks of the Black River. It is a full service college facility. Thumb Area Centers take college credit opportunities to students throughout the Thumb. SC4 classes are also taught at Algonac High School, Anchor Bay, Bad Axe Nursing Education Center, Huron Area Technical Center, Imlay City Middle School, Sanilac Career Center and Yale Junior High School. Degrees and Programs offered at Port Huron includes Certificate Programs, Associate, Online Associate Degree, Transfer Programs, Bachelor's Programs, Master's Programs and Doctoral Programs. We collaborated with eight universities to expand bachelor's and master's degree options through our University Center. The college is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and is a member of North Central Association.

Nearby Schools

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Baker College of Port Huron
    Private, non-profit
    798 students | 2.10 Mi3403 Lapeer Road
    Port Huron MI  48060
    (810)985-7000
    2.10798
  • 3,625 students | 38.10 Mi34950 Little Mack Ave
    Clinton Township MI  48035
    (586)791-6610
    38.103,625
  • n/a students | 38.20 Mi34401 S Gratiot Ave
    Clinton Township MI  48035
    (586)790-5235
    38.20n/a
  • Rochester College
    Private, non-profit
    1,113 students | 42.10 Mi800 West Avon Road
    Rochester Hills MI  48307
    (248)218-2000
    42.101,113
  • 22,914 students | 42.90 Mi14500 E Twelve Mile Rd
    Warren MI  48088
    (586)445-7999
    42.9022,914
Did You Know?
For Michigan public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,352 per year for in-state students and $5,856 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $7,740 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Michigan is 76%. 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 0.48, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Michigan is Henry Ford Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.