Alpena Community College
Alpena, MI 49707


Type 4 year
Control Public
Campus size Small
Campus locale Rural
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 1,536
Religious affiliation None
Open Admission
Student to faculty ratio 13:1
Campus housing No
Types of Programs Offered
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
High school education
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
Weekend/evening classes
Study abroad
Teacher certification
ROTC - Army
ROTC - Navy
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates


Alpena Community College has an open admission policy. That means there is no standardized test or GPA requirements. Any high school graduate or GED certificate holder may get admission.

Tuition & Fees

Alpena Community College charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $0 and in-state students paid $0.

Follow the link below to learn more about additional cost components such as books and supplies, room and board and other expenses.

Average Net Price
National Average = $12,440
In State Tuition
National Average = $5,735
Out of State Tuition
National Average = $5,735

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 89% of Alpena Community College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 57% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,372 (which is 1.4% below the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Alpena Community College in 2016-2017, was 112, which is 36% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $4,462 (which is 15.8% below the national average.)

Pell Grant
National Average = $4,432
Federal Loan
National Average = $5,302
Financial aid
National Average = 85%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, Alpena Community College has enrolled a total of 1,536 students (746 students full-time and 790 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 1,536 students, 57 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 49% men and 51% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

The institution also enrolled 67 students for distance studies.

Total Enrollment

Student Diversity

White: 96%

Hispanic: 1%

Black/African American: 1%

Asian: 1%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 1%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Non-resident alien: 0%

Two or more races: 0%


Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Alpena Community College.

Study areas with their online column set to zero are those programs that have an online option but there was no graduate in 2016-2017 academic year.
Study Areas Percent Total Graduates Online
Health Professions And Related Programs 20% 261
Construction Trades 16% 216
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities 9% 118
Engineering Technologies And Engineering-related Fields 7% 90
Precision Production 7% 87
Mechanic And Repair Technologies/technicians 5% 72
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 5% 69
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services 4% 57
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services 4% 52
Multi/interdisciplinary Studies 3% 36

Earnings After College

Median Annual Income
national average: $32,738

The typical median income of Alpena Community College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $22,900. Last year, out of the total 858 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 712 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 809 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 647 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $22,900 $27,900
Employment Rate 83% 80%
Total Graduates 858 809

Campus Location

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