Top Wayne County Community Colleges

  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 4 top community colleges in Wayne County, Michigan, serving 44,030 students.
  • The average community college acceptance rate in Michigan is 71% (view national acceptance rates).
  • Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Black), and the student:teacher ratio is 45:1.

Top Wayne County Community Colleges (2018-19)

  • College Location Students
  • Baker College of Allen Park
    Private, non-profit
    4500 Enterprise Dr
    Allen Park MI  48101
    (313)425-3700

    3,372 students
  • 5101 Evergreen Rd
    Dearborn MI  48128
    (313)845-9600

    13,790 students
  • 18600 Haggerty Road
    Livonia MI  48152
    7344624400

    10,558 students
  • 801 W. Fort Street
    Detroit MI  48226
    (313)496-2600

    16,310 students
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