Muskegon Community College

Muskegon Community College

Muskegon Community College is a community college located in Muskegon, Michigan. It was established in the 1920s by the Muskegon Public School System. It later became an independent community college of the school district. The main campus is spread across an area of 111 acres.

MCC operates a television station known as MCC-TV. It is available on Comcast's Muskegon cable system on channel 98. The college's sports teams are nicknamed the Jayhawks. MCC participates in the Region XII of the National Junior College Athletic Association. The school sponsors basketball, volleyball and wrestling teams.

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Muskegon Community College
221 S Quarterline Rd
Muskegon , MI 49442-1432
General Phone: (231) 773-9131

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Muskegon Community College Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Liberal Arts233liberal arts and sciences, general studies, geography courses
Nursing and Emergency Medicine136registered nursing, licensed practical nurse
Engineering Technician30electronics tech, biomedical tech, industrial tech, quality control tech, CAD and design
Medical Support and Technology23respiratory therapy assistant
Business and Management21business management, customer service management, electronic commerce, accounting technology, entrepreneurship, marketing, retail, business and related services
Computer Science and Engineering16computer applications programming, web design, computer and media applications, computer networking
Security and Law Enforcement16corrections, criminal justice and police, fire-fighting
Production Trades11machinist, machine shop assistant, welding
Office and Administration9data entry, word processing, data entry and applications, executive secretary, office data entry, general office occupations
Mechanics and Repair8industrial mechanics, automobile mechanics, mechanic and repair
Design7graphic design
Education and Teaching7early childhood education, teacher aide
Medical Administration4medical office management, medical transcription, medical office assistant, medical receptionist
Engineering1materials engineering
Media1radio and television, radio and TV tech, audiovisual tech, desktop publishing and imaging, animation and special effects, communications tech courses
Law1legal secretary, legal support
Photography and Commercial Art0commercial art
Family and Social Work0child care provider

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

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Associate's degree37832
Award of less than 1 academic year2528
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years9813
Award of at least 2 but less than 4 academic years231

Muskegon Community College Student Body

In 2007-2008, Muskegon Community College had a total enrollment of 4,711 students (3,471 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 80%
Black 9%
Hispanic 3%
Asian 1%
American Indian 1%
Unknown 5%
(Foreign Students) 1%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 4%
18-19 31%
20-21 17%
22-24 11%
25-29 10%
30-34 7%
35-39 6%
40-49 9%
50-64 4%
65+ 0%

Muskegon Community College Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 66 %
Part-Time 41 %

Muskegon Community College Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Muskegon, 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.

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

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 3,810
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 5,100
Books and supplies $ 1,000

Financial Aid:
Muskegon Community College participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 229700)

Muskegon Community College Faculty

Muskegon Community College has a tenure system for faculty.

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Instructoracademic year50$76,13246$72,899
All faculty totalacademic year50$76,13246$72,899

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

Muskegon Community College Athletics

Students on Athletic Scholarships (2007):

All Other Sports4812

Muskegon Community College Degree Programs (2007)

Business And Management
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
Business Administration and Management, General
Business, Management, Marketing & Related Support Services, Other
Customer Service Management
E-Commerce/Electronic Commerce
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
Marketing/Marketing Management, General
Retailing and Retail Operations

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer Programming, Specific Applications
Computer Software and Media Applications, Other
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design

Graphic Design

Education And Teaching
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
Teacher Assistant/Aide

Materials Engineering

Engineering Technician
Biomedical Technology/Technician
CAD/CADD Drafting and/or Design Technology/Technician
Electrical/Electronic/Communications Engr Technology/Technician
Industrial Technology/Technician
Quality Control Technology/Technician

Family And Social Work
Child Care Provider/Assistant

Legal Administrative Assistant/Secretary
Legal Support Services, Other

Liberal Arts
General Studies
Geography, Other
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies

Mechanics And Repair
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
Industrial Mechanics and Maintenance Technology
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians, Other

Animation, Interactive Tech, Video Graphics and Special Effects
Audiovisual Communications Technologies/Technicians, Other
Communications Technologies/Technicians & Support Services, Other
Prepress/Desktop Publishing and Digital Imaging Design
Radio and Television
Radio and Television Broadcasting Technology/Technician

Medical Administration
Medical Office Assistant/Specialist
Medical Office Management/Administration
Medical Reception/Receptionist
Medical Transcription/Transcriptionist

Medical Support And Technology
Respiratory Therapy Technician/Assistant

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

Office And Administration
Business/Office Automation/Technology/Data Entry
Data Entry/Microcomputer Applications, General
Data Entry/Microcomputer Applications, Other
Executive Assistant/Executive Secretary
General Office Occupations and Clerical Services
Word Processing

Photography And Commercial Art
Commercial and Advertising Art

Production Trades
Machine Shop Technology/Assistant
Machine Tool Technology/Machinist
Welding Technology/Welder

Security And Law Enforcement
Criminal Justice/Police Science
Fire Science/Fire-fighting

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Muskegon Community College Highlights

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What Sets Muskegon Community College Apart:

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Degrees concentrated in limited number of degree programs
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% of degrees in liberal arts
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Top 15%Muskegon Community College % of degrees in liberal arts
% of degrees in nursing and emergency medicine
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Top 16%Muskegon Community College % of degrees in nursing and emergency medicine
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Top 16%Muskegon Community College Number of students

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checked Offers credit for life experience
checked Grants credits for AP courses
checked Offers distance learning
checked Offers weekend classes
checked Career counseling
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checked Student employment services
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Offers part-time study
checked On-campus library
checked Tenure system for quality teaching
checked Offers athletic scholarships

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