Lansing Community College

School Highlights
  • Lansing Community College serves 16,031 students (37% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is lower than the state community college average of 35:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 31%.
  • Lansing Community College is the only community colleges within Ingham County, MI.
  • The nearest community college to Lansing Community College is Baker College of Owosso (25.8 miles away).

Top Placements

Lansing Community College places among the top 20% of community colleges in Michigan for:

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 697 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Lansing Community College(MI) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate of Arts CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsFour or more years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty697 staff100 staff
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Student Body

  • The student population of Lansing Community College has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The Lansing Community College diversity score of 0.49 is less than the state average of 0.50. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment16,031 students3,505 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:135:1
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# Full-Time Students5,859 students1,591 students
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# Part-Time Students10,172 students1,914 students
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% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
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% Asian
3%
2%
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% Hispanic
6%
3%
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% Black
7%
14%
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% White
70%
69%
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% Hawaiian
1%
-
% Two or more races
2%
2%
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% Non Resident races
1%
1%
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% Unknown races
9%
8%
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Diversity Score0.490.50
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College Completion Rate
11%
14%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$34,200$30,600
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Finances and Admission

    % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid82%89%
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    Median Debt for Graduates$14,000$12,011
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    Median Debt for Dropouts$6,181$5,500
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    Sports

    Total Sports Offered7 sports
    SportsBaseball, Basketball, Cheering, Cross Country, Softball, Track and Field, VolleyballBaseball, Basketball,
    Cheering, Cross Country,
    Softball, Track and Field,
    Volleyball
    Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

    School Notes

    • - A multiple-campus institution with satellite centers, with the main campus located on two blocks north of the historic State Capital Building, covering seven city blocks and new 262,000 square foot campus in Delta Township. College facilities include LCC North in St. Johns, Livingston County Center in Howell, and Michigan House in Otsu, Japan.
    • - Established in 1957, LCC is the third largest community college in enrollment in the state of Michigan with courses and community events offered year-round, serving about 30,000 students annually and the entire Mid-Michigan community.
    • - Lansing Community College (LCC) offers over 200 degree and certificate programs (including one-year and less than one-year certificates) and nearly 2,500 different courses. 
    • - LCC offers two-year university transfer programs and one or two-year career programs and certificates that can be completed in eight weeks or longer depending on the curriculum.
    • - Students can also earn their bachelor's degree without leaving campus at the University Center, home to five university partners. 
    • - LCC began the state's first community college online degree program- with 3,400 students registering each semester in over 200 online courses.  
    • - Lansing Community College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of North Central Association of Colleges and Schools and was named a Military Friendly School in 2012.

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