Schoolcraft College

Schoolcraft College

Founded in the year 1961, Schoolcraft College is a two year community college located in Livonia, Michigan. It also has a satellite campus in Garden City, Michigan. Schoolcraft College was originally named Northwest Wayne County Community College but the name was later changed because due to its length. It officially became the Schoolcraft College on the 6th of February, 1963.

Schoolcraft College offers a wide variety of degrees and programs in diverse fields of study. It is especially recognized for its culinary arts program and continuing education programs. The Schoolcraft Connection is the student-run campus newspaper.

Schoolcraft College's sports teams are known as the Ocelots. The college is a part of the National Junior College Athletic Association and the Michigan Community College Athletic Association.

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Contacting Schoolcraft College

Schoolcraft College
18600 Haggerty Road
Livonia , MI 48152-2696
General Phone: (734) 462-4400

Schoolcraft College Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Liberal Arts283general studies
Business and Management223business, business management, accounting technology, small business management, marketing
Medical Administration169medical records tech, medical transcription, medical office assistant, medical billing
Medical Support and Technology132health service and sciences, phlebotomy
Security and Law Enforcement118criminal justice and police, fire-fighting, security and protective services
Nursing and Emergency Medicine97EMT paramedic, registered nursing, licensed practical nurse, nursing assistant
Cooking and Culinary Arts91pastry, chef training, restaurant and catering management
Computer Science and Engineering77computer programming, computer applications programming, web design, computer graphics
Education and Teaching69education
Engineering Technician52electronics tech, biomedical tech, environmental engineering tech, metallurgical tech, manufacturing tech, drafting
Family and Social Work44child development, child care management
Therapy and Counseling39massage therapy
Office and Administration29administrative assistant, executive secretary, office data entry
Media13radio and TV tech, recording arts tech
Production Trades8welding
Beauty and Cosmetology5salon management
Mechanics and Repair3computer repair

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

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Associate's degree1,05934
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years40530

Schoolcraft College Student Body

In 2007-2008, Schoolcraft College had a total enrollment of 12,148 students (8,336 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 73%
Black 8%
Hispanic 2%
Asian 3%
American Indian 1%
Unknown 11%
(Foreign Students) 1%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 2%
18-19 27%
20-21 17%
22-24 13%
25-29 11%
30-34 7%
35-39 6%
40-49 8%
50-64 4%
65+ 0%

Schoolcraft College Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 67 %
Part-Time 43 %

Schoolcraft College Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Livonia, 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.

Schoolcraft College Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 3,400
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 4,990
Books and supplies $ 1,158

Financial Aid:
Schoolcraft College participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 231500)

Schoolcraft College Faculty

Tenure Status of Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelMenWomen
Non-tenured and not on tenure track4650

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
No academic rankacademic year46$79,96550$78,135
All faculty totalacademic year46$79,96550$78,135

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

Schoolcraft College Athletics

Students on Athletic Scholarships (2007):

All Other Sports51823

Schoolcraft College Degree Programs (2007)

Beauty And Cosmetology
Salon/Beauty Salon Management/Manager

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

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer Graphics
Computer Programming, Specific Applications
Computer Programming/Programmer, General
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design

Cooking And Culinary Arts
Baking and Pastry Arts/Baker/Pastry Chef
Culinary Arts/Chef Training
Restaurant, Culinary, and Catering Management/Manager

Education And Teaching
Education, General

Engineering, General

Engineering Technician
Biomedical Technology/Technician
Drafting and Design Technology/Technician, General
Electrical/Electronic/Communications Engr Technology/Technician
Environmental Engineering Technology/Environmental Technology
Manufacturing Technology/Technician
Metallurgical Technology/Technician

Family And Social Work
Child Care and Support Services Management
Child Development

Liberal Arts
General Studies

Mechanics And Repair
Computer Installation and Repair Technology/Technician

Radio and Television Broadcasting Technology/Technician
Recording Arts Technology/Technician

Medical Administration
Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician
Medical Insurance Specialist/Medical Biller
Medical Office Assistant/Specialist
Medical Transcription/Transcriptionist

Medical Support And Technology
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training
Nurse/Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant
Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN)

Office And Administration
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General
Business/Office Automation/Technology/Data Entry
Executive Assistant/Executive Secretary

Production Trades
Welding Technology/Welder

Security And Law Enforcement
Criminal Justice/Police Science
Fire Science/Fire-fighting
Security and Protective Services, Other

Therapy And Counseling
Massage Therapy/Therapeutic Massage

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What Sets Schoolcraft College Apart:

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% of degrees in education and teaching
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% of degrees in cooking and culinary arts
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% of degrees in business and management
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checked Remedial classes for students
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