About Macomb Community College
Macomb Community College is a multi-campus community college in Macomb County, Michigan. The college is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.The college's offerings include university transfer, early college, professional certification, workforce development, continuing education and enrichment. Through its nationally acclaimed University Center, which opened in 1991, it offers bachelor's degree completion and graduate level programs. Growing steadily from the first 84 students that showed up for class on September 16, 1954 at Lincoln High School in Warren, Michigan, Macomb now serves approximately 59,000 annually.Because of its location in Macomb County, often cited as a political bellwether, and its reputation for workforce training and retraining, Macomb has been a popular stop for presidents launching new educational initiatives and presidential candidates on the campaign trail. It has hosted every U.S. president since Ronald Reagan at least once, including President Donald Trump twice in 2016.
- Offers certificate, and associate degrees
- 16,146 students
- 0.12 faculty staff per student
Notable programs at Macomb Community College
Tuition and costs
In 2017, the out-of-state cost of tuition at Macomb Community College was $7,649, while for in-state students it was $6,041. After taking into account financial aid, the costs of books and supplies, room and board, and general living expenses, the average cost for out-of-state students was $4,995.
The average financial aid at Macomb Community College is $4,246. After factoring this in, out-of-state students pay $3,403 for undergraduate tuition on average.
Financial aid available at Macomb Community College
24% of undergraduate students at Macomb Community College received grants or loans in 2017.
The average award discount is the ratio between the average grant or scholarship value, and the cost, which is the sum of out-of-state tuition, room, board, book, supplies, and other living expenses.
Average student living expenses at Macomb Community College
The average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,592.