West Shore Community College: Review & Facts

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West Shore Community College is a small two-year, public school with 1,470 students enrolled. This school was originated in 1967 and is the only college located in Scottville, Michigan.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
28
West Shore Community College will give you the option to earn a several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, or associate's degree.

West Shore Community College implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 28 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Nursing, Criminal Justice, Work and Family Studies, and Industrial Technologies. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other colleges.
It is worthwhile 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 usually a good sign. Nevertheless, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

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

The graduation rate at West Shore Community College is very low - 27%. Around 22% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at West Shore Community College is decent -- 17:1. Find out more information on faculty and instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$5,100
Average tuition costs are very low - around $4,800 a year. The additional fees at West Shore Community College beyond tuition are around $300; this comes to $5,100 a year.

Read the details about West Shore 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 school will consider accepting your dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) at entry.

The undergraduate application fee at West Shore Community College is $15.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at West Shore Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (231) 845-6211 or check West Shore Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A-
West Shore Community College provides a distance learning option.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at West Shore 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 West Shore Community College.

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

West Shore Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: West Shore Community College, 3000 N Stiles Rd, Scottville, Michigan 49454-0277, USA
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