Macomb Community College

14500 E Twelve Mile Rd
Warren, MI 48088-3896
Tel: (586)445-7999
  • As a publicly funded and community-based institution of higher education, Macomb Community College provides a comprehensive program of high-quality educational, enrichment, and economic development experiences designed to promote individual growth and social improvement.
School Highlights
  • Macomb Community College serves 22,914 students (33% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 49:1 is higher than the state community college average of 35:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 31%.
  • Macomb Community College is one of 3 community colleges within Macomb County, MI.
  • The nearest community college is Baker College Corporate Services (4.70 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 464 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Macomb Community College(MI) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsFour or more years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty464 staff100 staff
Macomb Community College Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 22,914 has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 49:1 has decreased from 56:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.42 is less than the state average of 0.50. The school's diversity has grown by 23% over five years.
Total Enrollment22,914 students3,505 students
Macomb Community College Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio49:135:1
Macomb Community College Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students7,514 students1,591 students
Macomb Community College Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students15,400 students1,914 students
Macomb Community College Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Macomb Community College Enrollment Breakdown MI All Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
-
1%
Macomb Community College American Indian/Alaskan (2012-2013)
% Asian
2%
2%
Macomb Community College Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
1%
3%
Macomb Community College Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
7%
14%
Macomb Community College Black (2007-2016)
% White
75%
69%
Macomb Community College White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
1%
2%
Macomb Community College More (2012-2016)
% Non Resident races
4%
1%
Macomb Community College Non Resident (2007-2016)
% Unknown races
9%
8%
Macomb Community 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.0.420.50
Macomb Community College Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
12%
14%
Macomb Community College Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$34,600$31,100
Macomb Community College Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $4,440 is less than the state average of $5,223. The in-state tuition has grown by 9% over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $5,711 is less than the state average of $7,110. The out-state tuition has grown by 8% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$4,440$5,223
Macomb Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
Out-State Tuition Fees$5,711$7,110
Macomb Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid66%89%
Macomb Community College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates$4,500$13,600
Macomb Community College Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$2,422$6,000
Macomb Community College Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Macomb Community College has existed as a learning community since 1954 when classrooms were borrowed and fall enrollment was 84. Macomb, the second largest community college in Michigan, offers more of the kinds of programs to prepare people for life and work in the 21st century at many locations throughout Macomb County: Nearly 200 degree and certificate programs; nearly 40 bachelor's completion and master's degree programs at Macomb's University Center; pre-college programs to help high school students plan for their future; customized workforce training; certification and professional education; and community enrichment programs. Whether just starting college, changing career direction or learning just for fun, there's more at Macomb. Students enrolled in any one of the Macomb University Center's academic programs have at their disposal the educational and co-curricular resources of both the partner institutions and Macomb Community College. In devising its "best of both worlds" approach, Macomb believes it has created a unique plan for a unique student. Macomb Community College is accredited by the Commission on Institutions of Higher Education of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

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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.