• Our mission is to provide excellence in education, whether your requirement is completion of transfer courses, vocational-technical programs, distance learning programs, or continuing education programs. Our dedicated professional faculty and staff are committed to your successful learning experience and to the achievement of your future goals.

School Highlights

Glen Oaks Community College serves 950 students (34% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the state community college average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 29%.

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Enrollment: 950 students
  • In-state tuition: $4,476
  • Out-state tuition: $5,268
  • Student:teacher ratio: 10:1
  • Minority enrollment: 21%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

Top Rankings

Glen Oaks Community College ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Michigan for:

Category
Attribute
Completion Rates

School Overview

The teacher population of 91 teachers has grown by 225% over five years.
Glen Oaks Community College
(MI) Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification
Associates Colleges
Associates Colleges
Institution Level
At least 2 but less than 4 years
At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control
Public
Public
Total Faculty
91 staff
224 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Glen Oaks Community College has declined by 21% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five years.
The Glen Oaks Community College diversity score of 0.35 is less than the state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment
950 students
2,783 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
13:1
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# Full-Time Students
326 students
1,079 students
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# Part-Time Students
624 students
1,704 students
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# Enrollment Undergraduate
743 students
298 students
# Full-Time Undergraduate Students
326 students
1,079 students
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# Full-Time Graduate Students
n/a
4 students
# Part-Time Undergraduate Students
624 students
1,615 students
# Part-Time Graduate Students
n/a
4 students
Total Dormitory Capacity
108 students
178 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
n/a
n/a
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% Asian
1%
2%
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% Hispanic
17%
5%
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% Black
2%
12%
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% White
79%
71%
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% Two or more races
1%
3%
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% Non Resident races
n/a
1%
% Unknown races
1%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.35
0.47
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College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in less than 4 years)
31%
21%
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College Completion Rate (Students who graduate in 4 years or more than 4 years)
n/a
3.79%
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)
$29,400
$30,700
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Tuition and Acceptance Rate

The public in-state tuition of $4,476 is less than the state average of $4,928. The in-state tuition has declined by 8% over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $5,268 is less than the state average of $6,848. The out-state tuition has declined by 7% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees
$4,476
$4,928
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Out-State Tuition Fees
$5,268
$6,848
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid
86%
87%
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Median Debt for Graduates
$11,000
$11,704
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Median Debt for Dropouts
$5,500
$5,500
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Acceptance Rate
n/a
99%
Source: 2021 (or latest year available) Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

School Notes

  • Glen Oaks Community College is a comprehensive post-secondary educational institution, encompassing a commitment to college transfer courses, vocational-technical education programs, lifelong education, community services, and student support programs. Glen Oaks Community College is committed to excellence in teaching and learning, providing a supportive environment and maintaining high expectations for achievement. The Glen Oaks environment is characterized by a genuine, caring, concern for all individuals. Glen Oaks is committed to being an integral part of the community it serves. All citizens who can benefit should have access to the College's programs and services. Glen Oaks prides itself on the fact that thousands of its graduates have successfully transferred to 4-year colleges and universities and gone on to make significant contributions in their chosen career fields. Smooth transfer of credits from Glen Oaks is assured if you fulfill the requirements for the transfer associate degrees. Glen Oaks Community College received approval from the State of Michigan in 1965 to offer collegiate level courses. Full accreditation status was conferred upon Glen Oaks by the North Central Association of Colleges and Secondary Schools (NCA) in April, 1975.

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does Glen Oaks Community College cost?

Glen Oaks Community College's tuition is approximately $4,476 for In-State students and $5,268 for Out-State students.

What is Glen Oaks Community College's ranking?

Glen Oaks Community College ranks among the top 20% of community college in Michigan for: Least expensive tuition and Highest completion rates.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Enrollment: 950 students
  • In-state tuition: $4,476
  • Out-state tuition: $5,268
  • Student:teacher ratio: 10:1
  • Minority enrollment: 21%
  • Source: Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS)

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Did You Know?

For Michigan public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,928 per year for in-state students and $6,848 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 87%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Michigan community colleges have a diversity score of 0.47, which is lower than the national average of 0.70. The most diverse community college in Michigan is Schoolcraft College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.

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