Brown Mackie College-Akron

  • Brown Mackie College ? Akron provides higher education to traditional and nontraditional students through associate?s degree and diploma programs designed to enhance career opportunities, broaden perspectives through appropriate general education courses, develop critical and independent thinking skills, improve problem-solving abilities and develop an appreciation for lifelong and continued education.
School Highlights
  • Brown Mackie College-Akron serves 533 students (100% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 28:1 is higher than the state community college average of 27:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 27%.
  • Brown Mackie College-Akron is one of 6 community colleges within Summit County, OH.
  • The nearest community college to Brown Mackie College-Akron is Ohio College of Massotherapy Inc (4.3 miles away).

Top Placements

Brown Mackie College-Akron places among the top 20% of community colleges in Ohio for:

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has declined by 60% over five years.
Brown Mackie College-Akron (OH) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges Baccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution Level Less than 2 yrs Four or more years
Institution Control Private, for profit Private, non-profit
Total Faculty 19 staff 35 staff
Brown Mackie College-Akron Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of Brown Mackie College-Akron has declined by 29% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Brown Mackie College-Akron diversity score of 0.55 is more than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has grown by 8% over five years.
Total Enrollment 533 students 734 students
Brown Mackie College-Akron Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio 28:1 27:1
Brown Mackie College-Akron Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students 533 students 450 students
Brown Mackie College-Akron Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
Brown Mackie College-Akron Enrollment Breakdown OH All Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
% Asian
Brown Mackie College-Akron Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
Brown Mackie College-Akron Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
Brown Mackie College-Akron Black (2007-2016)
% White
Brown Mackie College-Akron White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
Brown Mackie College-Akron More (2011-2012)
% Unknown races
Brown Mackie College-Akron Ethnicity Breakdown OH All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score 0.55 0.44
Brown Mackie College-Akron Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
Brown Mackie College-Akron Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2012)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years) $30,300 $30,800
Brown Mackie College-Akron Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The private state tuition of $12,123 is less than the state average of $13,841. The private state tuition has grown by 9% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees $12,123 $13,841
Brown Mackie College-Akron In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 98% 94%
Brown Mackie College-Akron % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Graduates $22,141 $21,250
Brown Mackie College-Akron Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts $6,625 $6,834
Brown Mackie College-Akron Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Brown Mackie College ? Akron is a branch of Brown Mackie College ? Cincinnati, OH. Founded as AEC Southern Ohio College, the school has a long history offering career education and training, going back to its establishment as a traditional business college in 1927. In 2003, the parent corporation of AEC Southern Ohio College was acquired by Pittsburgh-based Education Management Corporation (EDMC), and in 2004, AEC Southern Ohio College changed its name to Brown Mackie College ? Akron. EDMC, which has been in business for over 40 years, is one of the largest providers of private postsecondary education in North America, with an enrollment exceeding 58,000 students at 67 locations in the United States and Canada. Brown Mackie College ? Akron believes that it makes an important contribution to the economic growth and social well being of the metropolitan area it serves. The College educates students to help meet the economic needs of the communities in entry-level positions in business, technical, and allied health careers. Brown Mackie College ? Akron serves approximately 500 students with an average class size of 25-30 students. We pride ourselves on the close attention that our faculty and staff offer our students. With a student/faculty ratio of approximately 17 to one, we offer lots of support and guidance to ensure our students' academic success. The Brown Mackie College ? Akron facility includes three networked computer labs, two medical labs, one electronics lab, one networked MCSE lab, and one networked comp/CADD lab. The labs provide students with hands-on opportunities to apply knowledge and skills learned in the classroom. Students are welcome to use the labs when they're not being used for scheduled classes. Brown Mackie College ? Akron is accredited by the Accrediting Council for Independent Colleges and Schools (ACIS).

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Did You Know?
For Summit County, OH private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $11,586 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Summit County, OH community colleges have a diversity score of 0.37, which is lower than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse community college in Summit County, OH is Brown Mackie College-Akron. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.