Delta College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Below AverageQuality:Education Quality Rating - PoorSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - FairCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Excellent
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Delta College is a large two-year, public school with 9,295 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1961 and is one of the 3 colleges and schools located in Bay City, Michigan.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
86
Fair
Several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, associate's degree, and 2-year certificate are available at Delta College.

Delta College implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and provides 86 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Management, Nursing, Business, and Medical Assistant. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools and colleges.


Student Retention
61%
Bad
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 normally a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Delta College is relatively low at 61% (below Michigan average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
16 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Delta College is very low - 19%. Around 12% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Delta College is decent - 16:1. Find out more information regarding faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$9,800
Medium
Average tuition prices are close to the nationwide median - $9,300 a year. The additional fees at Delta College (not included in tuition costs) are approximately $500; which totals $9,800 per academic year.

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

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
This college might accept 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.

The undergraduate application fee at Delta College is $20.00.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about admission at Delta College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call the school's general information office at (989) 686-9000 or check Delta College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
C
Unsafe
Delta College offers a distance education program and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Delta 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 Delta College.

Based on the college crime data, Delta College seems to be a relatively safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Delta College Location and Maps



Post Address: Delta College, 1961 Delta Road, Bay City, Michigan 48710, USA
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