Top Jackson County Community Colleges

  • For the 2020 school year, there are 2 top community colleges in Jackson County, Michigan, serving 7,424 students.
  • The average community college acceptance rate in Michigan is 71% (view national acceptance rates).
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Black), and the student:teacher ratio is 31:1.

Top Jackson County Community Colleges (2020)

  • College Location Students
  • Baker College of Jackson
    Private, non-profit
    2800 Springport Rd
    Jackson MI  49202
    (517)789-6123

    1,937 students
  • 2111 Emmons Rd
    Jackson MI  49201
    (517)787-0800

    5,487 students
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