Muskegon Community College
Muskegon, MI 49442-1432

Overview

Type 2 year
Control Public
Campus size Small
Campus locale City
Degrees offered Undergrad only
Calendar system Semester
Total enrollment 4,423
Religious affiliation None
Open Admission
Student to faculty ratio 19:1
Campus housing No
Types of Programs Offered
Academic
Occupational
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
No
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

Muskegon 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

Muskegon Community College charges different tuition rate depending on students residency. In 2016-2017 academic year, students from out of state paid $10,600 and in-state students paid $7,600.

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

$3,997
Average Net Price
(2016-2017)
National Average = $7,496
$7,600
In State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $3,466
$10,600
Out of State Tuition
(2016-2017)
National Average = $7,623
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Financial Aid

In 2016-2017 academic year, 74% of Muskegon Community College's full-time freshman students were awarded some type of financial aid. 50% of the students received need based financial assistance from the federal government with an average amount of $4,187 (which is 4.1% below the national average.)

The total number of federal student loan recipients at Muskegon Community College in 2016-2017, was 80, which is 16% of the total eligible students. The average loan amount given out to these students was $3,969 (which is 12.9% below the national average.)

$4,187
Average
Pell Grant
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,368
$3,969
Average
Federal Loan
(2016-2017)
National Average = $4,557
74%
Financial aid
awarded
(2016-2017)
National Average = 79%
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Student Body

In Fall 2016, Muskegon Community College has enrolled a total of 4,423 students (1,466 students full-time and 2,957 on a part-time basis). Out of the total 4,423 students, 238 of those students were transfer students. The gender ratio of the new enrollee was 43% men and 57% women and all students were enrolled for undergraduate studies.

The institution also enrolled 423 students for distance studies.

4,423
Total Enrollment
238
Transfers

Student Diversity

White: 78%

Black/African American: 7%

Race/ethnicity unknown: 5%

Two or more races: 4%

Hispanic: 4%

Asian: 1%

Non-resident alien: 0%

Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander: 0%

Majors

Listed below are the 10 largest majors offered at Muskegon 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 34% 560
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities 33% 554
Education 3% 51 14
Precision Production 2% 41
Engineering Technologies And Engineering-related Fields 2% 38
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services 2% 37
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting And Related Protective Services 2% 30
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services 1% 19
Visual And Performing Arts 1% 14
Mechanic And Repair Technologies/technicians 1% 12

Graduation & Dropout Rates

19%
Graduation rate
national average: 30%

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 Muskegon Community College full-time students who started class in 2013 and graduated or dropped out prior to August 31, 2016.

14%
Still enrolled
39%
Dropout rate
28%
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

$23,500
Median Annual Income
national average: $25,082

The typical median income of Muskegon Community College graduates 6 years after enrollment is $23,500. Last year, out of the total 1,409 graduates who entered the institution 6 years ago, 1,212 were reported to have been employed. On the same note, out of 1,667 graduates, who enrolled 10 years ago, 1,367 were employed.

6 years after enrollment 10 years after enrollment
Annual Income $23,500 $27,400
Employment Rate 86% 82%
Total Graduates 1,409 1,667

Campus Location

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