Baker College of Port Huron

  • 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. Minutes away from the Blue Water Bridge, nestled against a pond, Baker College of Port Huron offers the best of several worlds. We’re conveniently located in the heart of town, yet situated in a peaceful setting. Our programs are structured for students of all ages and circumstances. The Port Huron campus has some of the most advanced classroom and lab environments found on any college campus in the state, yet with small classes, and dedicated instructors, you’ll receive plenty of personalized attention.

School Highlights

Baker College of Port Huron serves 798 students (51% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 29:1 is higher than the state community college average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 33%.

Top Rankings

Baker College of Port Huron ranks among the top 20% of community colleges in Michigan for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 16% over five years.
Baker College of Port Huron(MI) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesAssociate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Vocational & Technical-Mixed Traditional/Nontraditional
Institution LevelFour or more yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate, non-profitPublic
Total Faculty28 staff224 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Baker College of Port Huron has declined by 32% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The Baker College of Port Huron diversity score of 0.08 is less than the state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has declined by 30% over five years.
Total Enrollment798 students3,456 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio29:115:1
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# Full-Time Students406 students1,325 students
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# Part-Time Students392 students2,131 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
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% Hispanic
1%
5%
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% Black
2%
14%
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% White
96%
67%
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% Two or more races
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4%
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% Unknown races
1%
7%
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Diversity Score0.080.52
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$30,600$30,700
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

The private state tuition of $8,280 is less than the state average of $11,103. The private state tuition has grown by 9% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$8,280$11,103
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid95%87%
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Median Debt for Graduates$24,000$12,000
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Median Debt for Dropouts$8,485$5,500
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Source: 2020 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Baker College of Port Huron is St Clair County Community College (2.1 miles away).
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  • 3,602 students | 2.10 Mi323 Erie Street
    Port Huron, MI 48061
    (810) 984-3881
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    1,087 students | 40.30 Mi800 West Avon Road
    Rochester Hills, MI 48307
    (248) 218-2011
    40.301,087
  • 19,628 students | 41.30 Mi14500 E Twelve Mile Rd
    Warren, MI 48088
    (586) 445-7999
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  • 2,703 students | 45.30 Mi1500 University Drive
    Auburn Hills, MI 48326
    (248) 340-0600
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  • 15,211 students | 47.40 Mi2480 Opdyke Rd
    Bloomfield Hills, MI 48304
    (248) 341-2000
    47.4015,211
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Did You Know?
For Michigan public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,914 per year for in-state students and $6,836 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $11,103 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Michigan is 89%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Michigan community colleges have a diversity score of 0.52, which is lower than the national average of 0.71. The most diverse community college in Michigan is Finlandia University. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.