Baker College of Port Huron

Tel: (810)985-7000
  • 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 lower than the state community college average of 35:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 31%.
  • Baker College of Port Huron is one of 2 community colleges within Saint Clair County, MI.
  • The nearest community college is St Clair County Community College (2.10 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 16% over five years.
Baker College of Port Huron(MI) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelFour or more yearsFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate, non-profitPublic
Total Faculty28 staff100 staff
Baker College of Port Huron Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 798 has declined by 45% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 29:1 has decreased from 68:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.08 is less than the state average of 0.50. The school's diversity has declined by 20% over five years.
Total Enrollment798 students3,505 students
Baker College of Port Huron Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio29:135:1
Baker College of Port Huron Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students406 students1,591 students
Baker College of Port Huron Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students392 students1,914 students
Baker College of Port Huron Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Baker College of Port Huron Enrollment Breakdown MI All Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
-
1%
Baker College of Port Huron American Indian/Alaskan (2007-2013)
% Hispanic
1%
3%
Baker College of Port Huron Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
2%
14%
Baker College of Port Huron Black (2007-2016)
% White
96%
69%
Baker College of Port Huron White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
-
2%
Baker College of Port Huron More (2011-2012)
% Unknown races
1%
8%
Baker College of Port Huron 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.0.080.50
Baker College of Port Huron Diversity Score (2007-2016)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$30,600$31,100
Baker College of Port Huron 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 $11,115. The private state tuition has grown by 9% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$8,280$11,115
Baker College of Port Huron In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2015)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid95%89%
Baker College of Port Huron % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates$24,000$13,600
Baker College of Port Huron Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$8,485$6,000
Baker College of Port Huron Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

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    Rochester MI  48307
    (248)218-2000
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Did You Know?
For Michigan public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $5,223 per year for in-state students and $7,110 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $11,115 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Michigan is 71%. 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 0.67. The most diverse community college in Michigan is Henry Ford Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.