Delta College

Tel: (989)686-9000
School Highlights
  • Delta College serves 9,842 students (37% 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 17% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 31%.
  • Delta College is the only community colleges within Bay County, MI.
  • The nearest community college is Mott Community College (40.00 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 319 teachers has declined by 27% over five years.
Delta College(MI) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsFour or more years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty319 staff100 staff
Delta College Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 9,842 has declined by 14% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 31:1 has increased from 27:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.30 is less than the state average of 0.50. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment9,842 students3,505 students
Delta College Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio31:135:1
Delta College Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students3,688 students1,591 students
Delta College Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students6,154 students1,914 students
Delta College Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Delta College Enrollment Breakdown MI All Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
Delta College American Indian/Alaskan (2007-2011)
% Asian
Delta College Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
Delta College Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
Delta College Black (2007-2016)
% White
Delta College White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
Delta College More (2011-2016)
% Non Resident races
Delta College Non Resident (2007-2013)
% Unknown races
Delta 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.0.300.50
Delta College Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
Delta College Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$32,100$31,100
Delta College Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $4,847 is less than the state average of $5,223. The in-state tuition has grown by 13% over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $8,963 is more than the state average of $7,110. The out-state tuition has grown by 47% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$4,847$5,223
Delta College In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
Out-State Tuition Fees$8,963$7,110
Delta College Out-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid75%89%
Delta College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates$9,000$13,600
Delta College Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$4,132$6,000
Delta College 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 $5,223 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.