Wayne County Community College District: Review & Facts

Overall Rating: Overall Ranking - FairQuality: Education Quality Rating - Very BadSafety: Capmus Safety Rating - ExcellentCosts: Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Oustanding
ReviewMajors / RatingsTuition / LoansFaculty / SalariesCampus Crime

Wayne County Community College District is a very large two-year, public school with 18,180 students enrolled. This college was founded in 1967 and is one of the 12 schools and colleges located in Detroit, Michigan.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
51
At Wayne County Community College District you can get your several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, or associate's degree.

Wayne County Community College District follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers enrollment in 51 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Medical, HVAC, Automotive and Mechanic, and Nursing. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools.
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates before you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are normally a positive sign. However, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

Student Retention
37%
The rate of student retention at Wayne County Community College District is very low at 37% (way below Michigan average). Considering this statistic, apparently students do not seem to enjoy their stay at this school.

The graduation rate at Wayne County Community College District is very low - 13%. Roughly 10% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

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

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$2,700
Average tuition costs are extremely low - $2,400 per year. The additional fees at Wayne County Community College District (not included in tuition costs) are about $300; which comes to $2,700 annually.

Read the details about Wayne County Community College District 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 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) for admission.

The undergraduate application fee at Wayne County Community College District is $10.00.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Wayne County Community College District and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (313) 496-2600 or check Wayne County Community College District Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
B+
Wayne County Community College District provides a distance learning option, 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 Wayne County Community College District, 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
Presently there is no on-campus housing at Wayne County Community College District.

Based on the college crime data, Wayne County Community College District seems to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Wayne County Community College District Location and Maps



Post Address: Wayne County Community College District, 801 W. Fort Street, Detroit, Michigan 48226, USA
Location Map - Street View:
Wayne County Community College District Location Map - Street View
Location Map - City View:
Wayne County Community College District Location Map - City View

Learn More About Wayne County Community College District

ReviewMajors / RatingsTuition / LoansFaculty / SalariesCampus Crime

Michigan Colleges Offering Similar Degree Programs

Accounting and Finance
Read about 77 accounting and finance schools and colleges in Grand Rapids, Detroit, Ann Arbor, Flint, Kalamazoo, Livonia, Jackson, and 48 more cities. About 5,400 accounting and finance degrees are awarded every year. Average tuition for accounting and finance degree programs in MI is about $18,200.

Automotive and Mechanic
Read information about 36 automotive and mechanic schools and colleges in Flint, Port Huron, Dearborn, Adrian, Cadillac, Grand Rapids, Mount Pleasant, and 30 more cities. About 1,400 automotive and mechanic diplomas are awarded each academic year. Average tuition for automotive and mechanic degree programs in MI is approximately $6,700.

Business
Our directory contains 94 business schools and colleges in Grand Rapids, Flint, Detroit, Ann Arbor, Troy, Dearborn, Southfield, and 57 more cities. Around 13,600 business degrees are granted each academic year. Average tuition for business programs in MI is about $19,400.

Computer Science
Learn about 90 computer science schools and colleges in Detroit, Grand Rapids, Southfield, Flint, Kalamazoo, Troy, Ann Arbor, and 54 more cities. Around 5,800 computer science diplomas are granted every year. Average tuition for computer science degree programs in MI is around $16,800.

Criminal Justice
Learn more about 67 criminal justice schools and colleges in Detroit, Flint, Dearborn, Grand Rapids, Ann Arbor, Kalamazoo, Muskegon, and 45 more cities. Approximately 4,000 criminal justice diplomas and certificates are awarded each year. Average tuition charges for criminal justice programs in MI is roughly $14,400.

Culinary
Read information about 22 culinary schools and colleges in Adrian, Grand Rapids, Muskegon, Detroit, Marquette, Warren, Big Rapids, and 19 more cities. About 900 culinary degrees are granted each academic year. Average tuition for culinary programs in MI: $7,900.

Dental
Read information about 39 dental schools and colleges in Detroit, Ann Arbor, Grand Rapids, Kalamazoo, Flint, Port Huron, Lansing, and 27 more cities. About 1,400 dental diplomas and certificates are awarded each year. Average tuition price for dental programs in MI is approximately $21,600.

Education
Learn about 102 education schools and colleges in Detroit, Grand Rapids, Ann Arbor, Battle Creek, Flint, Port Huron, Kalamazoo, and 60 more cities. About 10,500 education degrees are granted every year. Average tuition cost for education programs in MI - $21,100.

Electrical and Electronics
Read about 47 electrical and electronics schools and colleges in Detroit, Dearborn, Flint, Muskegon, Grand Rapids, Southfield, Battle Creek, and 37 other cities. Approximately 1,100 electrical and electronics diplomas and certificates are awarded every year. Average tuition for electrical and electronics degree programs in MI: $11,200.

Engineering
Our directory contains 68 engineering schools and colleges in Flint, Kalamazoo, Detroit, Grand Rapids, Southfield, Dearborn, Ann Arbor, and 46 other cities. Around 7,800 engineering degrees are granted each year. Average tuition for engineering degree programs in MI is roughly $28,300.

Firefighting
Detailed information about 20 firefighting schools and colleges in Livonia, Adrian, Harrison, Roscommon, Detroit, Midland, Bay City, and 16 more cities. About 300 firefighting diplomas are awarded every year. Average tuition price for firefighting degree programs in MI - $7,000.

General Studies
Detailed information about 70 general studies schools and colleges in Grand Rapids, Detroit, Ann Arbor, Flint, Kalamazoo, Lansing, Battle Creek, and 45 other cities. Approximately 14,900 general studies diplomas are granted each year. Average tuition for general studies programs in MI is around $8,100.

HVAC
Learn about 20 hvac schools and colleges in Bloomfield Hills, Lansing, Battle Creek, Harrison, Traverse City, Detroit, Owosso, and 17 other cities. About 1,200 hvac diplomas and certificates are awarded each academic year. Average tuition cost for hvac programs in MI: $5,100.

Industrial Technologies
Get details on 54 industrial technologies schools and colleges in Detroit, Battle Creek, Bloomfield Hills, Muskegon, Bay City, Dearborn, Flint, and 39 other cities. About 3,400 industrial technologies diplomas and certificates are granted every academic year. Average tuition for industrial technologies degree programs in MI is about $12,400.

Installation and Repair
Get details on 27 installation and repair schools and colleges in Muskegon, Ann Arbor, Dearborn, Livonia, Warren, Brimley, Grand Rapids, and 23 more cities. About 600 installation and repair degrees are awarded each academic year. Average tuition cost for installation and repair programs in MI is approximately $10,000.

Laboratory Assistance
We list 45 laboratory assistance schools and colleges in Flint, Detroit, Livonia, Dearborn, Allen Park, Grand Rapids, Bay City, and 34 more cities. Approximately 1,000 laboratory assistance diplomas and certificates are granted each year. Average tuition cost for laboratory assistance degree programs in MI: $12,500.

Management
Read about 94 management schools and colleges in Grand Rapids, Flint, Detroit, Ann Arbor, Southfield, Troy, Dearborn, and 57 other cities. Around 16,300 management diplomas and certificates are granted each year. Average tuition price for management programs in MI - $19,200.

Medical
We list 84 medical schools and colleges in Grand Rapids, Flint, Ann Arbor, Detroit, Kalamazoo, Dearborn, Port Huron, and 52 more cities. Approximately 9,200 medical degrees are granted each year. Average tuition price for medical degree programs in MI is roughly $17,700.

Medical Assistant
We reviewed 96 medical assistant schools and colleges in Detroit, Flint, Kalamazoo, Grand Rapids, Dearborn, Port Huron, Ann Arbor, and 60 other cities. About 11,500 medical assistant degrees are awarded each year. Average tuition price for medical assistant programs in MI is around $11,500.

Natural Resources and Environment
We reviewed 40 natural resources and environment schools and colleges in Detroit, Grand Rapids, Ann Arbor, Livonia, Adrian, Kalamazoo, Rochester Hills, and 30 other cities. Around 1,100 natural resources and environment degrees are awarded each year. Average tuition cost for natural resources and environment degree programs in MI is about $29,300.

Nursing
Get details on 75 nursing schools and colleges in Flint, Detroit, Grand Rapids, Jackson, Dearborn, Southfield, Muskegon, and 53 other cities. Approximately 9,700 nursing diplomas and certificates are awarded every year. Average tuition charges for nursing programs in MI is roughly $13,500.

Office and Clerical Services
We reviewed 48 office and clerical services schools and colleges in Grand Rapids, Port Huron, Jackson, Flint, Lansing, Muskegon, Kalamazoo, and 37 other cities. Approximately 800 office and clerical services degrees are granted each academic year. Average tuition charges for office and clerical services degree programs in MI: $7,500.

Paralegal
We reviewed 46 paralegal schools and colleges in Dearborn, Grand Rapids, Muskegon, Detroit, Adrian, Benton Harbor, Escanaba, and 39 other cities. Approximately 800 paralegal degrees are granted each year. Average tuition cost for paralegal degree programs in MI is roughly $12,900.

Pharmacy
Our listing contains 44 pharmacy schools and colleges in Detroit, Ann Arbor, Kalamazoo, Port Huron, Lansing, Ironwood, Plainwell, and 33 more cities. Around 1,100 pharmacy diplomas and certificates are awarded every academic year. Average tuition cost for pharmacy programs in MI is roughly $16,500.

Psychology
Learn about 59 psychology schools and colleges in Grand Rapids, Detroit, Flint, Kalamazoo, Muskegon, Ann Arbor, Adrian, and 41 other cities. Around 5,200 psychology degrees are awarded every year. Average tuition cost for psychology programs in MI is roughly $24,500.

Theology and Religion
Read information about 31 theology and religion schools and colleges in Grand Rapids, Detroit, Kalamazoo, Ann Arbor, Adrian, Holland, Lansing, and 16 other cities. Around 900 theology and religion diplomas are granted every year. Average tuition charges for theology and religion programs in MI is about $21,000.

Veterinary
Get details on 20 veterinary schools and colleges in Grand Rapids, Port Huron, Canton, Ironwood, Adrian, Escanaba, Portage, and 15 other cities. Approximately 300 veterinary diplomas are awarded each year. Average tuition charges for veterinary degree programs in MI - $19,000.

Welding
Our directory contains 26 welding schools and colleges in Big Rapids, Kalamazoo, Roscommon, Ann Arbor, Flint, Muskegon, Detroit, and 23 more cities. About 400 welding diplomas and certificates are awarded every year. Average tuition price for welding programs in MI is approximately $7,900.

Work and Family Studies
Read about 47 work and family studies schools and colleges in Ann Arbor, Detroit, Grand Rapids, Muskegon, Livonia, Jackson, Flint, and 34 more cities. Around 2,300 work and family studies degrees are awarded every year. Average tuition cost for work and family studies degree programs in MI: $15,700.

Quick College Search

Click to Search Colleges

search by college name, city, or state

Top Competitors










Other Nearby Colleges