Kirtland Community College

Kirtland Community College

Kirtland Community College is a two-year, public community college located in Roscommon County, Michigan. It was founded in 1966. The college offers more than 50 degree and certificate programs and over 5 transfer degree programs in diverse areas of study, including computers, arts, business, criminal justice, fine arts and science.

Kirtland's athletics department sponsors several men's and women's sports teams. The sports teams of Kirtland are members of the Eastern Conference of the Michigan College Athletic Association. They are nicknamed the Firebirds. They participate in men's and women's golf, men's and women's basketball and cross-country.

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Contacting Kirtland Community College

Kirtland Community College
10775 N Saint Helen Road
Roscommon , MI 48653
General Phone: (989) 275-5000

Kirtland Community College Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Nursing and Emergency Medicine140registered nursing, licensed practical nurse
Liberal Arts37liberal arts and sciences, general studies, humanities
Mechanics and Repair27HVAC, industrial mechanics, automobile mechanics, small engine mechanics
Security and Law Enforcement24corrections, criminal justice and administration, criminal justice and police, corrections administration
Engineering Technician15electronics tech, drafting, drafting and design tech
Therapy and Counseling12massage therapy
Business and Management12business management, MIS
Medical Administration9medical office management, medical transcription, medical billing, medical secretary
Office and Administration8word processing, administrative assistant, general office occupations
Beauty and Cosmetology7cosmetology, salon management
Design6graphic design
Construction Trades5carpentry
Computer Science and Engineering3systems analyst, computer networking
Engineering2various engineering courses
Education and Teaching2teacher ed, teacher aide
Hospitality1hospitality administration
Law1legal secretary

Number of programs and degrees for Kirtland Community College in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years15621
Associate's degree15322
Award of less than 1 academic year21

Kirtland Community College Student Body

In 2007-2008, Kirtland Community College had a total enrollment of 1,897 students (1,101 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 89%
Black 1%
Hispanic 1%
Asian 0%
American Indian 2%
Unknown 7%
(Foreign Students) 0%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 4%
18-19 20%
20-21 14%
22-24 11%
25-29 13%
30-34 9%
35-39 9%
40-49 12%
50-64 7%
65+ 0%

Kirtland Community College Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 51 %
Part-Time 36 %

Kirtland Community College Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Roscommon, Michigan for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Michigan Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Kirtland Community College Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 4,681
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 5,677
Books and supplies $ 900

Financial Aid:
Kirtland Community College participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 717100)

Kirtland Community College Faculty

Tenure Status of Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelMenWomen
Non-tenured and not on tenure track1919

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Instructorcalendar year19$63,45319$61,916
All faculty totalcalendar year19$63,45319$61,916

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Kirtland Community College Athletics

Students on Athletic Scholarships (2007):


Kirtland Community College Degree Programs (2007)

Beauty And Cosmetology
Cosmetology/Cosmetologist, General
Salon/Beauty Salon Management/Manager

Business And Management
Business Administration and Management, General
Management Information Systems, General

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer Systems Analysis/Analyst
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications

Construction Trades

Graphic Design

Education And Teaching
Teacher Assistant/Aide
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels

Engineering, Other

Engineering Technician
Drafting and Design Technology/Technician, General
Drafting/Design Engineering Technologies/Technicians, Other
Electrical/Electronic/Communications Engr Technology/Technician

Hospitality Administration/Management, Other

Legal Administrative Assistant/Secretary

Liberal Arts
General Studies
Humanities/Humanistic Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies

Mechanics And Repair
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
Heating/AC/Ventilation/Refrig Maint Technology/Technician
Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance Technology
Small Engine Mechanics and Repair Technology/Technician

Medical Administration
Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary
Medical Insurance Specialist/Medical Biller
Medical Office Management/Administration
Medical Transcription/Transcriptionist

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training
Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN)

Office And Administration
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General
General Office Occupations and Clerical Services
Word Processing

Security And Law Enforcement
Corrections Administration
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
Criminal Justice/Police Science

Therapy And Counseling
Massage Therapy/Therapeutic Massage

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checked Offers credit for life experience
checked Grants credits for AP courses
checked Offers distance learning
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checked Career counseling
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