Top Houghton County Community Colleges

  • For the 2018-19 school year, there is 1 top community college in Houghton County, Michigan, serving 493 students.
  • The average community college acceptance rate in Michigan is 71% (view national acceptance rates).
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Black), and the student:teacher ratio is 9:1.

Top Houghton County Community Colleges (2018-19)

  • College Location Students
  • Finlandia University
    Private, non-profit
    601 Quincy St
    Hancock MI  49930
    (906)482-5300

    493 students
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