Grand Rapids Community College

Grand Rapids, MI

School Background

2022 Undergraduate Enrollment: 11,244
Graduate Enrollment: 0
Associate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Career & Technical-High Traditional
Highest degree awarded: Associate
Religious Affiliation: None

Campus Details

Medium City (100k-250k)
Two-year, large // higher-part-time

Applicant and Admittance Traits

2022 Admission Rate: 0%

Male/Female: 46% / 54% (2017)

First generation college students: 41.4% (2017)
Percentage of students who are married when enrolled: 8.5% (2017)
Percentage of students who are veterans: 0.5% (2017)

Test scores for admission:


Appliants applying to 2+ schools: 47.5% (2017)
Appliants applying to 3+ schools: 25.7% (2017)
Appliants applying to 4+ schools: 15.4% (2017)
Appliants applying to 5+ schools: 9.8% (2017)

Ethnicity Information

White: 60.4%
Black: 10.1%
Hispanic: 15.0%
Asian: 3.8%
American Indian/Alaska Native: 0.5%
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 0.1%
2+ races: 3.1%
Non-resident alien: 0.0%
Unknown race: 7.0%

Costs & Fees

2022 Average Tuition & Fees (Room/Board/Books): $13,840
In-State tuition: $3,969
Out-of-State tuition: $11,589

Estimated books and supplies: $773 (2022)
Estimated on-campus room & board:
Estimated on-campus other fees:

Estimated off-campus room & board: $8,575 (2022)
Estimated off-campus other fees: $0 (2022)

Average Family Income: $49,524 (2017)
Median Family Income: $29,713 (2017)

Scholarships & Financial Aid

Percentage of students receiving Pell Grant: 25.4%
Percentage of students with Federal Loans: 15.7%

Median federal loan debt at graduation: $9,000 (2021)
Median federal loan payment: $95 (2021)

Household Income Net Cost
0-$30k $7,036
$30k-48k $7,994
$48k-75k $9,822
$75k-110k $12,525
$110k+ $13,602

Graduate Outcomes & Job Placements

4-year graduation rate: 0%
6-year graduation rate: 0%

1 year post-graduation workforce participation: 95.1% (2020)

Loans

Median federal debt for graduates: $9,000 (2021)
Median federal debt for non-graduates: $4,375 (2021)

Median federal debt for first-generation graduates: $5,500 (2021)
Median federal debt for Pell grant recipient graduates: $5,500 (2021)

Ability to Repay Loans

Graduates, % of Loans in Repayment
(Non-delinquent/default)
Percentage
@1 Year 50.2% (2015)
@3 year 55.7% (2017)
@5 year 66.5% (2017)


1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid (Non-delinquent/default) - Pell Grant Recipients: 24.9% (2015)
1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid - 1st Generation Attendees: 29.2% (2015)

Earnings Power

Median earnings, 1 year post graduation: $35,521 (2020)
Median earnings, 4 years post graduation: $39,689 (2020)

Popular Majors

Type of Degree Major 2022 Graduates Median Federal Debt Median Monthly Payment 1yr Median Earnings (monthly gross) 4yr Median Earnings (monthly gross)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Drafting/Design Engineering Technologies/Technicians. 22
Associate's Degree Applied Horticulture and Horticultural Business Services. 1
Associate's Degree Architectural Sciences and Technology. 10
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Audiovisual Communications Technologies/Technicians. 4
Associate's Degree Computer Programming. 22 $14,165 $48,732 ($4,061)
Associate's Degree Computer Software and Media Applications. 14
Associate's Degree Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications. 18 $49,606 ($4,134)
Associate's Degree Computer/Information Technology Administration and Management. 15
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Culinary Arts and Related Services. 43 $12,125 $82 $26,050 ($2,171) $23,003 ($1,917)
Associate's Degree Culinary Arts and Related Services. 34 $15,125 $131 $25,260 ($2,105) $34,344 ($2,862)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Electrical Engineering Technologies/Technicians. 13
Associate's Degree Electrical Engineering Technologies/Technicians. 12
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Electromechanical Instrumentation and Maintenance Technologies/Technicians. 18
Associate's Degree Electromechanical Instrumentation and Maintenance Technologies/Technicians. 17
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Industrial Production Technologies/Technicians. 48 $11,500 $58
Associate's Degree Industrial Production Technologies/Technicians. 13
Associate's Degree Quality Control and Safety Technologies/Technicians. 8
Associate's Degree Drafting/Design Engineering Technologies/Technicians. 19 $11,748 $41,863 ($3,489)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Human Development, Family Studies, and Related Services. 1 $34,116 ($2,843)
Associate's Degree Human Development, Family Studies, and Related Services. 45 $12,863 $134 $23,957 ($1,996)
Associate's Degree Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities. 1260 $13,644 $95 $29,025 ($2,419) $36,125 ($3,010)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Criminal Justice and Corrections. 56 $11,600 $95 $53,782 ($4,482) $69,120 ($5,760)
Associate's Degree Criminal Justice and Corrections. 41 $12,101 $123 $50,947 ($4,246) $39,367 ($3,281)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Human Services, General. 9
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Electrical/Electronics Maintenance and Repair Technology. 6
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/Technician (HAC, HACR, HVAC, HVACR). 14
Associate's Degree Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/Technician (HAC, HACR, HVAC, HVACR). 5
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Heavy/Industrial Equipment Maintenance Technologies. 26
Associate's Degree Heavy/Industrial Equipment Maintenance Technologies. 10
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Technologies. 17 $6,460 $68 $32,353 ($2,696) $35,163 ($2,930)
Associate's Degree Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Technologies. 15
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Precision Metal Working. 24 $4,540 $45 $37,341 ($3,112) $38,509 ($3,209)
Associate's Degree Precision Metal Working. 33 $48,465 ($4,039)
Associate's Degree Design and Applied Arts. 13
Associate's Degree Film/Video and Photographic Arts. 8
Associate's Degree Fine and Studio Arts. 9
Associate's Degree Music. 12
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Dental Support Services and Allied Professions. 5
Associate's Degree Dental Support Services and Allied Professions. 43 $17,500 $159 $41,396 ($3,450) $38,743 ($3,229)
Associate's Degree Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services. 21 $33,344 ($2,779) $32,428 ($2,702)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions. 3
Associate's Degree Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions. 21 $54,145 ($4,512)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions. 12
Associate's Degree Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing. 95 $19,991 $151 $59,588 ($4,966) $59,992 ($4,999)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Practical Nursing, Vocational Nursing and Nursing Assistants. 47 $13,413 $100 $40,862 ($3,405) $50,348 ($4,196)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Business Administration, Management and Operations. 1
Associate's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 108 $13,925 $154 $36,447 ($3,037) $38,923 ($3,244)
Associate's Degree Accounting and Related Services. 29 $12,750 $95 $37,670 ($3,139) $42,721 ($3,560)
Associate's Degree Business Operations Support and Assistant Services. 7
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Entrepreneurial and Small Business Operations. 5
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma General Sales, Merchandising and Related Marketing Operations. 1
Associate's Degree General Sales, Merchandising and Related Marketing Operations. 14


Campus Resources

Average faculty salary: $80,496
Full time faculty: 35%

Undergraduate student-to-faculty ratio: 18.0

School's endowment start of year: $15,409,425 (2022)
School's endowment end of year: $19,018,170 (2022)