Dorsey Business Schools-Waterford Pontiac
Pontiac, MI 48341

Overview

Type Less than 2 year
Control Private
Business model For Profit
Campus size Small
Campus locale City
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Quarter
Total enrollment 159
Religious affiliation None
Open Admission
Student to faculty ratio 19:1
Campus housing No
Types of Programs Offered
No
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
No
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
No
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling services
Employment services for students
Placement services for graduates

Admission

Dorsey Business Schools-Waterford Pontiac 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

In 2016-2017 academic year, Dorsey Business Schools-Waterford Pontiac's tuition was $19,872 for all students regardless of residency (25.6% more expensive than the national average tuition of a typical less than 2 year private institution)

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$25,590
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $15,386
$19,872
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $15,824
$19,872
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $15,824
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Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 85% of Dorsey Business Schools-Waterford Pontiac's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 80% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $5,319 (which is 26.1% above the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Dorsey Business Schools-Waterford Pontiac in 2016-2017, was 38, which is 83% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $7,063 (which is 3.8% above the national average.)

$5,319
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,217
$7,063
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $6,802
85%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 84%
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Student Body

In Fall 2016, Dorsey Business Schools-Waterford Pontiac has enrolled a total of 159 students (159 students full-time and 0 on a part-time basis). The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 20% men and 80% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

159
Total Enrollment

Student Diversity

Black/African American: 54%

White: 21%

Hispanic: 11%

Two or more races: 8%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 3%

Asian: 2%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Non-resident alien: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 3 largest majors offered at Dorsey Business Schools-Waterford Pontiac.

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 83% 302
Personal And Culinary Services 9% 32
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 3% 10

Graduation & Dropout Rates

32%
Graduation rate
national average: 70%

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 Dorsey Business Schools-Waterford Pontiac full-time students who started class in 2013 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

2%
Still enrolled
67%
Dropout rate
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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

$18,500
Median Annual Income
national average: $20,834

The typical median income of Dorsey Business Schools-Waterford Pontiac graduates 6 years after enrollment is $18,500. Last year, out of the total 2,897 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 2,462 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 647 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 524 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $18,500 $21,800
Employment Rate 85% 81%
Total Graduates 2,897 647

Campus Location

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