Rochester College

School Highlights
Rochester College serves 1,113 students
The college's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the state community college average of 35:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 31%.
Rochester College is one of 4 community colleges within Oakland County, MI.
The nearest community college to Rochester College is Baker College of Auburn Hills (5.4 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 80 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Rochester College(MI) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsFour or more years
Institution ControlPrivate, non-profitPublic
Total Faculty80 staff100 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Rochester College has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The Rochester College diversity score of 0.57 is more than the state average of 0.50. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment1,113 students3,505 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:135:1
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# Full-Time Students-1,591 students
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# Part-Time Students-1,914 students
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# Undergraduate Students735 students1,591 students
# Graduate Students6 students4 students
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Total Dormitory Capacity
-288
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% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
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% Asian
2%
2%
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% Hispanic
2%
3%
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% Black
14%
14%
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% White
62%
69%
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% Two or more races
1%
2%
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% Non Resident races
1%
1%
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% Unknown races
17%
8%
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Diversity Score
0.570.50
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$38,700$30,600
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Finances and Admission

The private state tuition of $20,486 is more than the state average of $11,115. The private state tuition has grown by 7% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$20,486$11,115
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid99%89%
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Median Debt for Graduates$23,529$12,011
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Median Debt for Dropouts$9,434$5,500
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Acceptance Rate41%70%
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SAT Reading573573
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SAT Math569569
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ACT Composite2121
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ACT English2121
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ACT Math2020
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Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Rochester College is Baker College of Auburn Hills (5.4 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • 2,703 students | 5.40 Mi1500 University Drive
    Auburn Hills MI  48326
    (248) 340-0600
    5.402,703
  • 24,031 students | 7.20 Mi2480 Opdyke Rd
    Bloomfield Hills MI  48304
    (248) 341-2000
    7.2024,031
  • 22,914 students | 13.30 Mi14500 E Twelve Mile Rd
    Warren MI  48088
    (586) 445-7999
    13.3022,914
  • DeVry University-Michigan
    Private, for profit
    289 students | 13.60 Mi26999 Central Park Blvd., Ste. 125
    Southfield MI  48076
    (248) 213-1610
    13.60289
  • 3,625 students | 14.40 Mi34950 Little Mack Ave
    Clinton Township MI  48035
    (586) 791-6610
    14.403,625
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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.

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