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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 9,895 students (27% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the state community college average of 35:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 36% 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).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 501 teachers has grown by 104% 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 Faculty501 staff100 staff
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Student Body

  • The student population of Schoolcraft College has declined by 14% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 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 22% over five years.
Total Enrollment9,895 students3,505 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:135:1
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# Full-Time Students2,631 students1,591 students
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# Part-Time Students7,264 students1,914 students
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This chart display the Full-Time students and Part-Time students enrollment breakdown of Schoolcraft College.This chart display community college average Full-Time students and Part-Time students enrollment breakdown of MI.
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
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% Asian
5%
2%
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% Hispanic
5%
3%
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% Black
14%
14%
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% White
64%
69%
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% Two or more races
3%
2%
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% Non Resident races
2%
1%
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% Unknown races
6%
8%
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Diversity Score0.540.50
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College Completion Rate
17%
14%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$34,300$30,600
This chart display average graduate earnings (10 Years) of Schoolcraft College and community college average graduate earnings (10 Years) of MI by year, disaggregated by student subgroups with the latest 2012-13 school year data.

Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $4,006 is less than the state average of $5,223. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $7,490 is more than the state average of $7,110. The out-state tuition has grown by 32% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$4,006$5,223
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Out-State Tuition Fees$7,490$7,110
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Tuition NotesBased on 26 Credit Hours
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid67%88%
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Median Debt for Graduates$9,015$12,011
This chart display median debt for students who have completed a certificate or degree in Schoolcraft College and average median debt for community college students who have completed a certificate or degree in MI by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Median Debt for Dropouts$4,263$5,500
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Acceptance Rate100%70%

Sports

Total Sports Offered6 sports
SportsBaseball, Basketball, Bowling, Soccer, Softball, VolleyballBaseball, Basketball,
Bowling, Soccer,
Softball, Volleyball,
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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