Oakland Community College: Review & Facts

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Oakland Community College is a very large two-year, public school with 27,300 students enrolled. This college was established in 1965 and is one of the 2 schools located in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
90
At Oakland Community College you can obtain your several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, or associate's degree.

Oakland Community College follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and lets you to select from 90 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Management, Business, Nursing, and Medical. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges and schools.
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 good sign. Nevertheless, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
44%
The student retention rate at Oakland Community College is very low at 44% (way below Michigan average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students do not seem to enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Oakland Community College is very low - 16%.

Student to faculty ratio at Oakland Community College is a bit disappointing - 26:1. Read more details regarding instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$2,400
Average tuition pricing is extremely low - $2,200 a year. The additional fees at Oakland Community College not covered by tuition are about $200; which totals $2,400 a year.

Read the details about Oakland 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
The college will consider accepting your dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) earned prior to admission.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Oakland Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (248) 341-2000 or check Oakland Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A-
Oakland Community College provides a distance education program, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is an amazing option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Oakland 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
At present there is no on-campus housing at Oakland Community College.

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

Oakland Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: Oakland Community College, 2480 Opdyke Rd, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan 48304-2266, USA
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