Baker College
Flint, MI 48507-5508

Overview

Type 4 year
Control Private
Business model Not for Profit
Campus size Large
Campus locale Suburb
Degrees offered Undergrad & Graduate
Calendar system Quarter
Total enrollment 21,210
Religious affiliation None
Open Admission
Student to faculty ratio 16:1
Campus housing
Dormitory capacity 1,639 students
Freshmen are required
to live on campus
No
Types of Programs Offered
Academic
Occupational
No
Postbaccalaureate Recreational or avocational education
No
Adult basic remedial or high school equivalent
No
High school education
No
Medical Degree
Special Learning Opportunities
Weekend/evening classes
No
Study abroad
Teacher certification
No
ROTC - Army
No
ROTC - Navy
No
ROTC - Air Force
Student Services Offered
No
On-campus day care for students' children
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates

Admission

Baker 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.

Application Fee

$30
Undergrad students
$35
Graduate students

Tuition & Fees

In 2016-2017 academic year, Baker College's tuition was $9,000 for all students regardless of residency (66.4% cheaper than the national average tuition of a typical 4-year private institution)

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

$12,554
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $22,127
$9,000
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $26,792
$9,000
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $26,792
Learn more about tuition & fees

Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 92% of Baker College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 65% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $3,638 (which is 17.3% below the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Baker College in 2016-2017, was 1,005, which is 50% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $5,412 (which is 8.2% below the national average.)

$3,638
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,400
$5,412
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $5,895
92%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 92%
Learn more about financial aid

Student Body

In Fall 2016, Baker College has enrolled a total of 21,210 students (8,758 students full-time and 12,452 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 21,210 students, 3,001 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 33% men and 67% women and 20,705 students were enrolled for undergraduate programs and 505 for graduates studies.

The institution also enrolled 5,678 students for distance studies.

21,210
Total Enrollment
3,001
Transfers

Student Diversity

White: 75%

Black/African American: 13%

Two or more races: 5%

Hispanic: 4%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 1%

Asian: 1%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Non-resident alien: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Baker 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 35% 5,140 0
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 25% 3,716 743
Family And Consumer Sciences/human Sciences 10% 1,512
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services 9% 1,297 427
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services 3% 516
Mechanic And Repair Technologies/technicians 2% 339
Education 2% 324
Personal And Culinary Services 2% 298
Engineering Technologies And Engineering-related Fields 2% 235
Communication, Journalism, And Related Programs 1% 162

Graduation & Dropout Rates

15%
Graduation rate
national average: 55%

Graduation rate is a key indicator of an institution's education quality and the level of academic and financial support provided to students.

The following section details graduation and dropout rates of Baker College full-time students who started class in 2010 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

1%
Still enrolled
84%
Dropout rate
1%
Transfered out

The above graduation rate is the percentage of students who graduated within 150% of the normal graduation time. For a 4 year degree program, 150% of 4 years is 6 years and for a 2-year program 150% is 3 years.

Earnings After College

$22,300
Median Annual Income
national average: $33,604

The typical median income of Baker College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $22,300. Last year, out of the total 20,825 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 17,077 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 18,803 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 14,854 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $22,300 $26,400
Employment Rate 82% 79%
Total Graduates 20,825 18,803

Campus Location

Nearby Colleges

Nearby 4 year colleges within 100 mile radius of Baker College.

Kettering University
2.8 mile away
Cleary University
28.4 mile away
Rochester College
35 mile away
Cranbrook Academy of Art
35.9 mile away
Madonna University
43.2 mile away