Delta College

School Highlights

Delta College serves 8,080 students (35% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is lower than the state community college average of 30:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 34%.

Top Rankings

Delta College ranks among the top 20% of community colleges in Michigan for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 319 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Delta College(MI) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Vocational & Technical-High TraditionalAssociates Colleges
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 yrs but < 4 yrs
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty319 staff103 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Delta College has declined by 17% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has decreased from 26:1 over five years.
The Delta College diversity score of 0.41 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has grown by 36% over five years.
Total Enrollment8,080 students3,250 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:130:1
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# Full-Time Students2,848 students1,336 students
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# Part-Time Students5,232 students1,914 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
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1%
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% Asian
1%
2%
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% Hispanic
7%
5%
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% Black
7%
15%
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% White
76%
66%
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% Two or more races
2%
3%
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% Non Resident races
2%
3%
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% Unknown races
5%
5%
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Diversity Score0.410.53
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College Completion Rate
14%
16%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$32,100$30,600
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

The public in-state tuition of $4,847 is less than the state average of $4,903. The in-state tuition has declined by 8% over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $8,963 is more than the state average of $6,831. The out-state tuition has declined by 8% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$4,847$4,903
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Out-State Tuition Fees$8,963$6,831
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid76%88%
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Median Debt for Graduates$9,956$11,698
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Median Debt for Dropouts$4,884$5,500
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Source: 2019 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Delta College is Mott Community College (39.9 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • 7,715 students | 39.90 Mi1401 E Court St
    Flint, MI 48503
    (810) 762-0200
    39.907,715
  • Baker College of Owosso
    Private, non-profit
    2,512 students | 40.30 Mi1020 S. Washington Street
    Owosso, MI 48867
    (989) 729-3350
    40.302,512
  • Baker College
    Private not-for-profit
    9,332 students | 42.30 Mi1050 West Bristol Road
    Flint, MI 48507
    (810) 766-4000
    42.309,332
  • 3,802 students | 48.50 Mi1375 S Clare Ave
    Harrison, MI 48625
    (989) 386-6622
    48.503,802
  • 11,771 students | 63.40 Mi419 N Capitol Ave
    Lansing, MI 48901
    (517) 483-1957
    63.4011,771
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