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

Student Body

  • The student population of Rochester College has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same 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
Student:Teacher Ratio14:135:1
# Undergraduate Students735 students1,591 students
# Graduate Students6 students4 students
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
2%
2%
% Hispanic
2%
3%
% Black
14%
14%
% White
62%
69%
% Two or more races
1%
2%
% Non Resident races
1%
1%
% Unknown races
17%
8%
Diversity Score0.570.50
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$38,700$30,600

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
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid99%89%
Median Debt for Graduates (Year 2015)$23,529$12,011
Median Debt for Dropouts (Year 2015)$9,434$5,500
Acceptance Rate41%70%
SAT Reading573573
SAT Math (Year 2013)569569
ACT Composite (Year 2013)2121
ACT English (Year 2013)2121
ACT Math (Year 2013)2020
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

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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 score of 0.50, which is lower than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse community college in Michigan is Henry Ford Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.