Kellogg Community College

Tel: (269)965-3931
  • Kellogg Community College is a public institution of higher learning which shall provide academic, occupational, general, and lifelong learning opportunities for all people in its district and contiguous service area. The College shall maintain close ties with community-based organizations and business and professional groups; exercise a leadership role in the educational advancement of the area; promote innovation and preparation for change; and provide support and assistance in economic development activities.
School Highlights
  • Kellogg Community College serves 5,929 students (29% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 32:1 is lower than the state community college average of 35:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 31%.
  • Kellogg Community College is the only community colleges within Calhoun County, MI.
  • The nearest community college is Kalamazoo Valley Community College (26.70 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 188 teachers has grown by 10% over five years.
Kellogg Community College(MI) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsFour or more years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty188 staff100 staff
Kellogg Community College Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 5,929 has grown by 16% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 32:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.35 is less than the state average of 0.50. The school's diversity has grown by 38% over five years.
Total Enrollment5,929 students3,505 students
Kellogg Community College Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio32:135:1
Kellogg Community College Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students1,697 students1,591 students
Kellogg Community College Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students4,232 students1,914 students
Kellogg Community College Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Kellogg Community College Enrollment Breakdown MI All Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
Kellogg Community College American Indian/Alaskan (2007-2013)
% Asian
Kellogg Community College Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
Kellogg Community College Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
Kellogg Community College Black (2007-2016)
% White
Kellogg Community College White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
Kellogg Community College More (2011-2012)
% Unknown races
Kellogg Community College Ethnicity Breakdown MI All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.350.50
Kellogg Community College Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
Kellogg Community College Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$32,800$31,100
Kellogg Community College Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $5,254 is more than the state average of $5,223. The in-state tuition has grown by 23% over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $7,347 is more than the state average of $7,110. The out-state tuition has grown by 23% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$5,254$5,223
Kellogg Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
Out-State Tuition Fees$7,347$7,110
Kellogg Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid81%89%
Kellogg Community College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Graduates$18,058$13,600
Kellogg Community College Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$7,772$6,000
Kellogg Community College Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Kellogg Community College was founded in 1956 by the Battle Creek Board of Education which operated it until 1970 when voters created an area-wide college district.The College, situated on sites in Battle Creek, Albion (Eastern Academic Center), Coldwater (Grahl Center), Hastings (Fehsenfeld Center), and Ft. Custer Industrial Park (Regional Manufacturing Technology Center), offers nearly 100 pre-professional college/university transfer curricula; approximately 40 occupational associate degree programs in health, business, secretarial, technical and public science fields; and over 30 certificate programs aimed toward job preparation; and related training for apprenticeships. KCC provides customized training services designed and delivered to area businesses and institutions and a wide range of lifelong learning programs for personal enrichment. Over the past several years, hundreds of area businesses have received specialized training for thousands of employees and dozens of small businesses and individuals through the College's customized training programs. The institution shall provide a comprehensive range of curricula, courses, activities, and services, limited only by the responsible management of its financial, personnel, and physical resources. The College was fully reaccredited by the Commission on Institutions of Higher Education of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools during the spring semester of 2002.

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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 score 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.