Macomb Community College

Macomb Community College

Founded in 1954, Macomb Community College is one of the nation's leading community colleges. It enrolls more than 50,000 students annually. The Michigan Superintendent of Public Instruction approved the establishment of South Macomb Community College as an expansion of the traditional K-12 system in the Van Dyke Public School District, on May 22, 1953.

The college ranks nationally in the top two percent in the number of associate's degrees awarded. It is also the largest grantor of associate's degrees in Michigan. The college's extensive educational programming includes pre-college experiences, bachelor's degree completion, graduate degree programs, university transfer and career preparation programs, workforce training, professional and continuing education, and enrichment opportunities.

The sports teams of Macomb Community College are nicknamed the Monarchs. The college has produced athletes who have been the winners of more than 5 National Championships, over 50 regional titles, and over 60 MCCAA and Conference titles.

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Macomb Community College
14500 E Twelve Mile Rd
Warren , MI 48088-3896
General Phone: (586) 445-7999

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Macomb Community College Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Liberal Arts1,291liberal arts and sciences, general studies
Business and Management336business, business management, accounting, accounting technology, marketing
Engineering Technician217civil engineering tech, electronics tech, HVAC tech, manufacturing tech, quality control tech, construction engineering tech, surveying tech, architectural drafting, mechanical drafting ...
Medical Support and Technology213medical assistant, veterinary assistant, respiratory care tech, surgical tech
Cooking and Culinary Arts170chef training
Nursing and Emergency Medicine146EMT paramedic, registered nursing
Mechanics and Repair140electrical installation and repair, industrial electronics tech, industrial mechanics, automobile mechanics
Security and Law Enforcement95criminal justice and administration, criminal justice and police, fire protection tech, fire-fighting
Photography and Commercial Art85commercial art
Computer Science and Engineering63computer programming, network management, webmastering
Therapy and Counseling44psychology, social psychology, physical therapist assistant
Law39legal assistant
Family and Social Work32child care management
Nutrition and Exercise Therapy31occupational therapist assistant
Production Trades31machinist, sheet metal tech, tool and die tech, cabinetmaking
Construction Trades16plumbing
Medical Administration13medical records tech
Media11communication studies, mass communication
Education and Teaching8elementary school teaching
Engineering6engineering, manufacturing engineering
Office and Administration5office data entry
Science4biology, chemistry

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

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Associate's degree2,23348
Award of less than 1 academic year33412
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years44233

Macomb Community College Student Body

In 2007-2008, Macomb Community College had a total enrollment of 22,081 students (14,128 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 77%
Black 7%
Hispanic 1%
Asian 3%
American Indian 0%
Unknown 10%
(Foreign Students) 1%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 4%
18-19 27%
20-21 20%
22-24 15%
25-29 11%
30-34 7%
35-39 6%
40-49 8%
50-64 3%
65+ 0%

Macomb Community College Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 70 %
Part-Time 54 %

Macomb Community College Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Warren, 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.

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

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 3,450
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 4,473
Books and supplies $ 719

Financial Aid:
Macomb Community College participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 890600)

Macomb Community College Faculty

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
No academic rankcalendar year12$73,90821$69,774
All faculty totalcalendar year12$73,90821$69,774

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

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
No academic rankacademic year105$76,13385$71,582
All faculty totalacademic year105$76,13385$71,582

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

Macomb Community College Degree Programs (2007)

Business And Management
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
Business Administration and Management, General
Business/Commerce, General
Marketing/Marketing Management, General

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer Programming/Programmer, General
System, Networking, and LAN/WAN Management/Manager
Web/Multimedia Management and Webmaster

Construction Trades
Plumbing Technology/Plumber

Cooking And Culinary Arts
Culinary Arts/Chef Training

Education And Teaching
Elementary Education and Teaching

Engineering, General
Manufacturing Engineering

Engineering Technician
Architectural Drafting and Architectural CAD/CADD
Civil Engineering Technology/Technician
Construction Engineering Technology/Technician
Electrical/Electronic/Communications Engr Technology/Technician
Heating/AC/Refrigeration Technology/Technician
Manufacturing Technology/Technician
Mechanical Drafting and Mechanical Drafting CAD/CADD
Quality Control Technology/Technician
Surveying Technology/Surveying

Family And Social Work
Child Care and Support Services Management

Legal Assistant/Paralegal

Liberal Arts
General Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies

Mathematics, General

Mechanics And Repair
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
Electrical/Electronics Equipment Installation and Repair, General
Industrial Electronics Technology/Technician
Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance Technology

Communication Studies/Speech Communication and Rhetoric
Mass Communication/Media Studies

Medical Administration
Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician

Medical Support And Technology
Medical/Clinical Assistant
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist
Surgical Technology/Technologist
Veterinary/Animal Health Technology/Technician/Veterinary Assistant

Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)
Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN)

Nutrition And Exercise Therapy
Occupational Therapist Assistant

Office And Administration
Business/Office Automation/Technology/Data Entry

Photography And Commercial Art
Commercial and Advertising Art

Production Trades
Cabinetmaking and Millwork/Millwright
Machine Tool Technology/Machinist
Sheet Metal Technology/Sheetworking
Tool and Die Technology/Technician

Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Chemistry, General

Security And Law Enforcement
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
Criminal Justice/Police Science
Fire Protection and Safety Technology/Technician
Fire Science/Fire-fighting

Therapy And Counseling
Physical Therapist Assistant
Psychology, General
Social Psychology

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Macomb Community College Highlights

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What Sets Macomb Community College Apart:

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% of degrees in photography and commercial art
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Top 18%Macomb Community College Male % of student body

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checked Grants credits for AP courses
checked Offers distance learning
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checked Remedial classes for students
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checked On-campus library

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