Baker College of Flint

1050 West Bristol Road
Flint, MI 48507-5508
Tel: (810)766-4000
  • Baker College is the largest independent college in Michigan with the most focused approach to education and training available. Our mission is to prepare you for meaningful employment. We’re proud to have a 97 percent employment rate among our available graduates. In addition, all our graduates receive Lifetime Employment Assistance—free and forever. This is Baker College’s flagship campus. The extensive campus contains modern classrooms with multi-media systems, offices, comfortable residence halls and apartments, state-of-the-art medical and computer labs, and a technology center—along with a library, a fitness center, bookstore and even a café. Although we have the facilities of a big-college campus, we offer a friendly and personal atmosphere. Classes are small. Instructors and staff are committed to doing what it takes to help you succeed.
School Highlights
  • Baker College of Flint serves 3,726 students (54% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 35:1 is same as the state community college average of 35:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 31%.
  • Baker College of Flint is one of 3 community colleges within Genesee County, MI.
  • The nearest community college is Mott Community College (3.20 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 108 teachers has grown by 31% over five years.
Baker College of Flint (MI) Community College Avg.
Institution Level Four or more years Four or more years
Institution Control Private, non-profit Public
Total Faculty 108 staff 94 staff
Baker College of Flint Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 3,726 has declined by 41% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 35:1 has decreased from 91:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.32 is less than the state average of 0.50. The school's diversity has declined by 20% over five years.
Total Enrollment 3,726 students 3,355 students
Baker College of Flint Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio 35:1 35:1
Baker College of Flint Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students 2,023 students 1,530 students
Baker College of Flint Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students 1,703 students 1,825 students
Baker College of Flint Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Baker College of Flint Enrollment Breakdown MI All Enrollment Breakdown
# Undergraduate Students 2,020 students 1,572 students
# Graduate Students 3 students 4 students
Baker College of Flint Graduation BreakDown MI All Graduation Breakdown
Total Dormitory Capacity
419 288
Baker College of Flint Dormitory Capacity (2014-2016)
% American Indian/Alaskan
Baker College of Flint American Indian/Alaskan (2007-2016)
% Asian
Baker College of Flint Asian (2007-2009)
% Hispanic
Baker College of Flint Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
Baker College of Flint Black (2007-2016)
% White
Baker College of Flint White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
Baker College of Flint More (2011-2012)
% Unknown races
Baker College of Flint 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. 0.32 0.50
Baker College of Flint Diversity Score (2007-2016)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years) $30,600 -
Baker College of Flint Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $8,280 is less than the state average of $17,816. The private state tuition has grown by 9% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees $8,280 $17,816
Baker College of Flint In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2015)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 95% 89%
Baker College of Flint % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates $24,000 -
Baker College of Flint Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts $8,485 -
Baker College of Flint Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Michigan public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $5,292 per year for in-state students and $7,087 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $17,816 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 0.50, which is lower than the national average of 0.66. The most diverse community college in Michigan is Henry Ford Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.