Lake Michigan College

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General Information

Admission Office

2755 East Napier Avenue

Benton Harbor, MI 49022-1899

(269) 927-8107

(800) 252-1562

Fax: (269) 927-6875

Contact: Cindy Reuss

Lead Admissions Representative
Main Address

2755 East Napier Avenue

Benton Harbor, MI 49022-1899

(269) 927-3571

Total undergrads: 3,947

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 744

Degree-seeking undergrads: 3,844


Rural setting

Large town (10,000 – 49,999)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Admission to health sciences programs based on 2.5 high school GPA in academic subjects.

College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General A
Drama/Theater Arts A
Graphic Design A
Music – General A
Music – General Performance A

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology A

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A
Administrative/Secretarial Services A,C
Business Administration/Management A
Hospitality Administration/Management A,C
Information Processing/Data Entry C
Management Information Systems C
Marketing Management A,C
Travel/Tourism Management A

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Networking/Telecommunications A,C
Computer Programming – General A,C
Information Technology A,C


Early Childhood Education A,C
Elementary Education A
Secondary Education A


Engineering – General A

Engineering Technologies

Architectural Drafting C
CAD/CADD Drafting/Design A,C
Electrical Engineering Technologies A
Energy Systems A

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General A

Foreign Language & Literature

Foreign Language & Literature – General A

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Cardiovascular Technology C
Dental Assistance A,C
Diagnostic Medical Sonography A
Emergency Medical Technology A,C
Medical Administrative Assistance A
Medical Assistance C
Medical Office Assistant A,C
Medical Radiologic Technology A
Nursing (RN) A
Nursing – Practical C
Predentistry A
Premedicine A
Prenursing A
Prepharmacy A
Preveterinary Medicine A
Radiologic Technology/Medical Imaging A


History – General A

Law & Legal Studies

Legal Administrative Assistance A

Liberal Arts & Sciences

General Studies A
Humanities A
Liberal Arts & Sciences A


Mathematics – General A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Industrial Equipment Maintenance/Repair C

Natural Resources & Conservation

Environmental Science A

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Health/Physical Fitness A

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy A

Physical Sciences

Chemistry A
Geology A
Physical Sciences – General A
Physics A

Precision Production Trades

Machine Tool Technology A,C


Psychology – General A

Science Technologies

Nuclear Power Technology A

Security & Protective Services

Corrections A
Fire Science/Firefighting A,C
Police Science A

Social Sciences

Geography A
Political Science/Government A
Sociology A

Degrees, certificates and diplomas for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Lake Michigan College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (269) 927-8100
Type of School: 4-year, Public
Apply Online:
Address: 2755 East Napier Avenue, Benton Harbor, MI 49022-1899
Setting: Rural: Fringe
Campus Housing: Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population: 3,022
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): %
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 15 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 2,340 (77% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Associates, Bachelor's

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $6,653
Out-of-state Tuition: $6,653
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 78%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $4,644

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Lake Michigan College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Lake Michigan College.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences 1
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 47
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 53
Education 13
Engineering 1
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 121
English Language and Literature/Letters 1
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences 11
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 1
Health Professions and Related Programs 47
History 1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 2
Mathematics and Statistics 1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 2
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 1
Personal and Culinary Services 1
Physical Sciences 2
Precision Production 43
Psychology 1
Social Sciences 2
Visual and Performing Arts 13
Grand total 21481

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Lake Michigan College and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $6,653
Out-of-state $6,653
Books and supplies $1,800

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $0
Out-of-state $0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2018-2019

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 282 78%
Grant or scholarship aid 278 77% $4,644
Student loan aid 146 41% $3,528

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 1,298 38% $4,605
Federal student loans 889 26% $3,862

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Lake Michigan College. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Lake Michigan College students.

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Lake Michigan College Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 3,022
Undergraduate enrollment 3,022
Graduate enrollment 0

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Lake Michigan College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Higher Learning Commission

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
  • American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
    • Dental Assisting (DA)
  • American Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education
    • Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) - Programs leading to an associate degree
  • Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
    • Radiologic Technology (RAD) - Programs for radiographers

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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