Macomb Community College

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School Overview

Macomb Community College is a community college headquartered in Warren, Michigan, a suburb north of Detroit. The school features several additional locations throughout the state of Michigan. Macomb offers Associate’s degrees, professional training and lifelong learning courses.

Many students begin their college careers and Macomb and later transfer credits to a four-year institution. 75% of local high school seniors attend Macomb within five years of graduating high school.

Macomb also participates in a national initiative called Achieving the Dream, a program that helps minority, low-income and under-prepared students successfully pursue college education. As of 2008, Macomb also provides upper level engineering courses for students from Wayne State University.

General Information

Admission Office

14500 East Twelve Mile Road

Warren, MI 48088-3896

(586) 445-7999

(866) 622-6621

Fax: (586) 445-7157

Contact: Ronald Hughes

Director of Enrollment Services
Main Address

14500 East Twelve Mile Road

Warren, MI 48088-3896

(586) 445-7999

Total undergrads: 22,985

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 1,252

Degree-seeking undergrads: 12,901


Suburban setting

Small city (50,000 – 249,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Special requirements for nursing, physical therapy assistant, occupational therapy assistant, respiratory therapy assistant, veterinarian technician programs; combination of GPA and test scores considered.

Tuition & Fees

Estimated Expenses for Academic Year 2008-’09 2009-’10 2010-’11 2011-’12 % change 2010-’12
Tuition and fees $3,357 $3,450 $3,490 $3,882 +11.23%
Books and Supplies $698 $719 $719 $1,114 +54.94%
Total Expenses 2008-’09 2009-’10 2010-’11 2011-’12 % change 2010-’12
In-state Off Campus $0 $0 $0 $0 0.00%
In-state with Family $4,055 $4,169 $4,209 $4,996 +18.70%

Financial Aid

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students
Type of Aid Students Percent Amount Average Per Student
All students financial aid 363 46%
Grant or scholarship aid 314 40% $567,451 $1,807
• Federal grants 210 27% $388,544 $1,850
• Pell grants 190 24% $351,274 $1,849
• Other federal grants 20 3% $37,270 $1,864
Local and state government scholarships or grants 144 18% $147,828 $1,027
Institutional scholarships or grants 50 6% $31,079 $622
Student loan financial aid 87 11% $141,503 $1,626
• Federal student loans 87 11% $140,503 $1,615
• Other student loans 1 0% $1,000 $1,000

All Degrees and Programs

Program Completions for Most Recent Year BA/BS MA/MS Doctor AA/AS CERT
Total of All Education Programs 2582 820
Biology, Biological and Biomedical Sciences 5
Biology and Biological Sciences 5
Business, Management, Administration and Marketing Services 362 63
Accounting Technology and Bookkeeping 37 7
Business Administration and Management 59 32
Business/commerce 250 21
Business and Office Technology/data Entry 1
Marketing/marketing Management 15 3
Operations Management
Communication and Journalism Studies 5 2
Mass Media Studies
Public Relations/image Management 5 1
Speech Communication 1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 63 26
Computer and Information Systems Security/information Assurance 5 2
Computer Programming, Specific Applications 2 2
Computer Programming/programmer 7 6
Information Technology 10 3
System, Networking, and Lan/wan Management/manager 28 4
Web/multimedia Management and WebMA/MS 11 9
Construction Trades 22
Plumbing Technology/plumber 22
Education 8
Elementary Education, Teaching and Instruction 8
Engineering 2
Engineering 2
Manufacturing Engineering
Engineering Technology 112 170
Architectural Drafting and Architectural Cad/cadd 8 4
Automotive Engineering Technology/technician
Civil Engineering Technology/technician 6 2
Construction Engineering Technology/technician 14 3
Drafting and Design Technology/technician
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/technician 19 2
Electromechanical Technology/electromechanical Engineering Technology 2
Energy Management and Systems Technology/technician 12
Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Engineering Technology/technician 28 88
Industrial Technology/technician 1
Manufacturing Engineering Technology/technician 15 15
Mechanical Drafting and Mechanical Drafting Cad/cadd 13 22
Mechanical Engineering/mechanical Technology/technician
Plastics and Polymer Engineering Technology/technician
Quality Control Technology/technician 5 18
Surveying Technology/surveying 4 1
Health Services/allied Health/health Sciences 356 154
Clinical/medical Laboratory Technician 8
Emergency Medical Technology/technician (emt Paramedic) 14 11
Health Information/medical Records Technology/technician 12
Medical/clinical Assistant 44 102
Nuclear Medical Technology/technologist 12
Occupational Therapist Assistant 36
Physical Therapy Technician/assistant 27
Pre-medicine/pre-medical Studies 3
Registered Nursing/registered Nurse 111
Respiratory Care Therapy/therapist 32
Surgical Technology/technologist 19 41
Veterinary/animal Health Technology/technician and Veterinary Assistant 38
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services 89 14
Criminal Justice/law Enforcement Administration 66 4
Criminal Justice/police Science 6 1
Fire Prevention and Safety Technology/technician 8 8
Fire Science/fire-fighting 9 1
Human Services 1
Social Work 1
Legal Studies 38
Legal Assistant/paralegal 38
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 1262 167
General Studies 1083 167
Liberal Arts and Sciences/liberal Studies 179
Mathematics and Statistics 10
Mathematics 10
Mechanics and Repairers 62 111
Automobile/automotive Mechanics Technology/technician 44 98
Electrical/electronics Equipment Installation and Repair 2 8
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/technician
Industrial Electronics Technology/technician 3
Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance Technology 16 2
Personal and Culinary Services 70 50
Culinary Arts/chef Training 70 50
Physical Sciences 1
Chemistry 1
Precision Production Trades 16
Cabinetmaking and Millwork 1
Machine Tool Technology/machinist 4
Sheet Metal Technology/sheetworking
Tool and Die Technology/technician 11
Psychology 3 12
Psychology 3
Social Psychology 12
Social Sciences 2
International Relations and Affairs 2
Visual and Performing Arts 94 11
Commercial and Advertising Art 94 10
Music Performance 1
Work and Family Studies 39
Child Care and Support Services Management 39
Above data represent first majors only.
(-) Indicates that program is not offered at this award level.

Undergraduate Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Commercial/Advertising Art A,C
Music – General A,C

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology A

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A,C
Administrative/Secretarial Services A,C
Business – General A,C
Business Administration/Management A,C
Business Communications C
Information Processing/Data Entry A,C
Marketing Management A,C
Operations Management A,C

Communications & Journalism

Broadcast Journalism A,C
Communications/Rhetoric A,C
Public Relations A,C

Communications Technologies

Graphic/Printing Equipment Operation A,C

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Networking/Telecommunications A,C
Computer Programming – General A,C
Computer/Information Sciences – General A,C
Data Entry Applications A,C
Web/Multimedia Design A,C

Construction Trades

Building/Property Maintenance C
Electrician C
Pipefitting C
Power/Electric Transmission C

Engineering Technologies

Civil Engineering/Technology A,C
Construction/Building Technologies A,C
Drafting and Design Technology A,C
Electrical Engineering Technologies A,C
Manufacturing Technologies A,C
Surveying Technology A,C

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Care Management A

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Emergency Medical Technology A,C
Health Services – General A,C
Medical Administrative Assistance A,C
Medical Assistance A,C
Nursing (RN) A
Occupational Therapy Assistance A
Physical Therapy Assistance A
Respiratory Therapy A
Surgical Technology A,C
Veterinarian Assistance A

Law & Legal Studies

Paralegal/Legal Assistance A

Liberal Arts & Sciences

General Studies A,C
Liberal Arts & Sciences A


Mathematics – General A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Automotive Technology A,C
Electrical/Electronics Equipment Repair A,C
Heating/A.C./Refrigeration Mechanics A,C
Industrial Equipment Maintenance/Repair C
Mechanics & Repair – General C

Personal & Culinary Services

Culinary Arts/Related Services A,C

Physical Sciences

Chemistry A

Security & Protective Services

Fire Protection/Safety Technology A,C
Fire Science/Firefighting A,C
Forensic Technologies A
Police Science A,C
Security/Loss Prevention C

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.

Macomb Community College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(586) 445-7999
Type of School:2-year, Public
Address:14500 E Twelve Mile Rd, Warren, MI 48088-3896
Setting:Rural: Remote
Campus Housing:No

Students & Programs

Student Population:21,734
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:25 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:15,981 (74% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$5,855
Out-of-state Tuition:$7,405
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:37%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$3,811

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Macomb Community College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Macomb Community College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences2
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services159
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs33
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services127
Construction Trades2
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields2311
English Language and Literature/Letters1
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences11
Health Professions and Related Programs713
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service76
Legal Professions and Studies1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities22
Mathematics and Statistics1
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians84
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies11
Personal and Culinary Services43
Physical Sciences2
Precision Production5
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1
Visual and Performing Arts21
Grand total9579

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

See the distance education degree programs that are offered at Macomb Community College.

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Macomb Community 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 Fees2016-2017
Books and supplies$1,566

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid56437%
Grant or scholarship aid56137%$3,811
Student loan aid1198%$3,436

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid5,46225%$3,975
Federal student loans1,5907%$4,023

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Macomb Community 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 Macomb Community College students.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

Number of applicants000
Percent admitted%%%
Percent admitted who enrolled%%%

Admissions Considerations

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

Macomb Community College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment21,734
Undergraduate enrollment21,734
Graduate enrollment0

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

Macomb Community College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • American Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education
    • Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) - Programs leading to an associate degree
  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
  • American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
    • Physical Therapy (PTA) - Programs for the physical therapist assistant

*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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