Wayne County Community College District: Review & Facts

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Wayne County Community College District is a large two-year, public school with 16,655 students enrolled. This college was founded in 1967 and is one of the 11 schools and colleges located in Detroit, Michigan.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
78
Fair
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 78 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Medical, Nursing, Management, and Medical Assistant. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools.


Student Retention
41%
Bad
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.

The rate of student retention at Wayne County Community College District is very low at 41% (way below Michigan average). Considering this statistic, apparently students do not seem to enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
26 : 1
High
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
$3,900
Low
Average tuition costs are very low - $3,600 per year. The additional fees at Wayne County Community College District (not included in tuition costs) are about $300; which comes to $3,900 annually.

Read the details about Wayne County Community College District 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 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+
Dicey
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
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