Rochester University

School Highlights

Rochester University serves 1,087 students (64% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the state community college average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 33%.

Top Rankings

Rochester University ranks among the top 20% of community colleges in Michigan for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 156 teachers has grown by 188% over five years.
Rochester University(MI) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate Colleges: Diverse FieldsAssociate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Vocational & Technical-Mixed Traditional/Nontraditional
Institution LevelFour or more yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPrivate not-for-profitPublic
Total Faculty156 staff224 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Rochester University has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five years.
The Rochester University diversity score of 0.46 is less than the state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment1,087 students3,456 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio7:115:1
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# Full-Time Students696 students1,325 students
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# Part-Time Students391 students2,131 students
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# Undergraduate Students658 students1,325 students
# Graduate Students38 students4 students
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Total Dormitory Capacity
310186
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% American Indian/Alaskan
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% Asian
2%
2%
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% Hispanic
2%
5%
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% Black
17%
14%
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% White
71%
67%
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% Two or more races
2%
4%
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% Non Resident races
2%
1%
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% Unknown races
4%
7%
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Diversity Score0.460.52
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$38,700$30,700
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

The private state tuition of $20,486 is more than the state average of $11,103. The private state tuition has declined by 5% over four years.
Private State Tuition Fees$20,486$11,103
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid99%87%
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Median Debt for Graduates$23,000$11,637
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Median Debt for Dropouts$9,728$5,500
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Acceptance Rate100%100%
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SAT Reading505445
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SAT Math480470
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ACT Composite2020
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ACT English2018
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ACT Math2120
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Source: 2020 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Rochester University 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
  • 15,211 students | 7.20 Mi2480 Opdyke Rd
    Bloomfield Hills, MI 48304
    (248) 341-2000
    7.2015,211
  • 19,628 students | 13.30 Mi14500 E Twelve Mile Rd
    Warren, MI 48088
    (586) 445-7999
    13.3019,628
  • 8,116 students | 22.70 Mi18600 Haggerty Road
    Livonia, MI 48152
    (734) 462-4400
    22.708,116
  • 14,436 students | 24.00 Mi801 W. Fort Street
    Detroit, MI 48226
    (313) 496-2600
    24.0014,436
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