Schoolcraft College

Schoolcraft College Photo #1 - Schoolcraft College Waterman Building
Schoolcraft College Photo #1 - Schoolcraft College Waterman Building
  • Schoolcraft is a comprehensive, open door, community-based College. The mission of the College is to provide a transformational learning experience designed to increase the capacity of individuals and groups to achieve intellectual, social, and economic goals.
School Highlights
  • Schoolcraft College serves 10,558 students (28% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the state community college average of 35:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 31%.
  • Schoolcraft College is one of 4 community colleges within Wayne County, MI.
  • The nearest community college to Schoolcraft College is DeVry University-Michigan (10.5 miles away).

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Schoolcraft College places among the top 20% of community colleges in Michigan for:

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 499 teachers has grown by 154% over five years.
Schoolcraft College(MI) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelAt least 2 yrs but < 4 yrsFour or more years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty499 staff100 staff
Schoolcraft College Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of Schoolcraft College has declined by 16% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has decreased from 47:1 over five years.
  • The Schoolcraft College diversity score of 0.54 is more than the state average of 0.50. The school's diversity has grown by 88% over five years.
Total Enrollment10,558 students3,505 students
Schoolcraft College Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio21:135:1
Schoolcraft College Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students2,955 students1,591 students
Schoolcraft College Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students7,603 students1,914 students
Schoolcraft College Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Schoolcraft College Enrollment Breakdown MI All Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
Schoolcraft College American Indian/Alaskan (2007-2016)
% Asian
Schoolcraft College Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
Schoolcraft College Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
Schoolcraft College Black (2007-2016)
% White
Schoolcraft College White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
Schoolcraft College More (2012-2016)
% Non Resident races
Schoolcraft College Non Resident (2007-2016)
% Unknown races
Schoolcraft College Ethnicity Breakdown MI All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.540.50
Schoolcraft College Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
Schoolcraft College Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$34,300$30,600
Schoolcraft College Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $4,402 is less than the state average of $5,223. The in-state tuition has grown by 12% over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $8,302 is more than the state average of $7,110. The out-state tuition has grown by 47% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$4,402$5,223
Schoolcraft College In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
Out-State Tuition Fees$8,302$7,110
Schoolcraft College Out-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
Tuition NotesBased on 30 Credit Hours
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid67%88%
Schoolcraft College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Graduates$9,015$12,011
Schoolcraft College Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$4,263$5,500
Schoolcraft College Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Acceptance Rate100%70%


Total Sports Offered7 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Bowling, Golf, Soccer, Softball, VolleyballBaseball, Basketball,
Bowling, Golf,
Soccer, Softball,
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Schoolcraft College provides a smart, affordable way to earn a bachelor's degree. Spend the first two years of your college education at Schoolcraft; then transfer to a four-year university or continue at Schoolcraft through our four-year partnership on campus with Wayne State University. Each year, more than 30,000 people enrich their personal and professional lives by taking part in a learning experience at Schoolcraft College. Thousands more experience Schoolcraft by attending a special event or by taking part in one of our many community outreach programs. You will find a learning community that is alive with high technology, educational innovation and personal enrichment. The campus extends onto the Internet where Schoolcraft is a leader in providing online education. Yet at the heart of it all are the one-to-one relationships that our caring staff and faculty build with their students. Above all else, we value excellent teaching and we take pride in our ability to accommodate different learning styles. Schoolcraft College believes out-of-classroom activities are essential to the total collegiate educational experience. Students are encouraged to participate in one or more College extracurricular activities for their intellectual, cultural, social, physical, organizational, spiritual, moral and emotional enrichment and growth. Schoolcraft College is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association.

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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.