Muskegon Community College: Review & Facts

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Muskegon Community College is a medium two-year, public school with 4,510 students enrolled. This college was originated in 1926 and is the only institution located in Muskegon, Michigan.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
92
Fair
At Muskegon Community College you can receive your several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, associate's degree, or 2-year certificate.

Muskegon Community College implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers 92 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Nursing, Medical Assistant, Industrial Technologies, and Management. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges.


Student Retention
59%
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 good sign. Nevertheless, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Muskegon Community College is low at 59% (way below Michigan average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
19 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Muskegon Community College is very low: 23%. About 39% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Muskegon Community College is reasonably decent: 19:1. Learn more information on instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$11,400
Medium
Average tuition cost is close to the nationwide median - around $10,300 per year. The additional fees at Muskegon Community College not covered by tuition are around $1,100; this makes it a total of $11,400 per year.

Read the details about Muskegon Community 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
The school 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.

To receive the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Muskegon Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (231) 773-9131 or check Muskegon Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
B-
Dicey
Muskegon Community College offers a distance education program and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a great option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Muskegon 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 this moment there is no on-campus housing at Muskegon Community College.

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

Muskegon Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: Muskegon Community College, 221 S Quarterline Rd, Muskegon, Michigan 49442-1432, USA
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