Alpena Community College: Review & Facts

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Alpena Community College is a small two-year, public school with 1,965 students enrolled. This school was established in 1952 and is the only college located in Alpena, Michigan.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
53
Alpena Community College will give you the option to earn a 1-year certificate or associate's degree.

Alpena Community College deploys a semester-based curriculum calendar system and lets you to select from 53 majors. The most popular concentrations are Nursing, General Studies, Electrical and Electronics, Medical Assistant, and Criminal Justice. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you wish to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
60%
Alpena Community College student retention rate is relatively low at 60% (below Michigan average). Considering this statistic, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Alpena Community College is low: 43%.

Student to faculty ratio at Alpena Community College is pretty decent: 15:1. Find out more details on faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$5,600
Average tuition costs are low, about $5,000 a year. The additional fees at Alpena Community College (not included in tuition costs) are about $600; which comes to $5,600 per year.

Read the details about Alpena Community College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repayning them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
This college will consider accepting your dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) earned prior to admission.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Alpena Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (989) 356-9021 or check Alpena Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Alpena Community College provides a distance learning option.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Alpena Community College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
No
Unfortunately, there is no on-campus housing at Alpena Community College.

Based on the college crime numbers, Alpena Community College appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Alpena Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: Alpena Community College, 665 Johnson St, Alpena, Michigan 49707, USA
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