Lake Michigan College

Benton Harbor, MI

School Background

2022 Undergraduate Enrollment: 2,354
Graduate Enrollment: 0
Baccalaureate/Associate's Colleges: Associate's Dominant
Highest degree awarded: Associate
Religious Affiliation: None

Campus Details

Rural: Fringe (rural territory up to 5 miles from an urbanized area or up to 2.5 miles from an urban cluster)
Four-year, small, primarily nonresidential // higher part-time

Applicant and Admittance Traits

2022 Admission Rate: 0%

Male/Female: 37% / 63% (2017)

First generation college students: 44.4% (2017)
Percentage of students who are married when enrolled: 11.0% (2017)
Percentage of students who are veterans: 0.8% (2017)

Test scores for admission:


Appliants applying to 2+ schools: 49.1% (2017)
Appliants applying to 3+ schools: 26.5% (2017)
Appliants applying to 4+ schools: 15.6% (2017)
Appliants applying to 5+ schools: 10.3% (2017)

Ethnicity Information

White: 63.4%
Black: 15.4%
Hispanic: 10.5%
Asian: 1.5%
American Indian/Alaska Native: 0.4%
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 0.3%
2+ races: 4.4%
Non-resident alien: 0.0%
Unknown race: 4.2%

Costs & Fees

2022 Average Tuition & Fees (Room/Board/Books): $14,500
In-State tuition: $4,860
Out-of-State tuition: $6,900

Estimated books and supplies: $1,800 (2022)
Estimated on-campus room & board: $9,980 (2022)
Estimated on-campus other fees: $1,600 (2022)

Estimated off-campus room & board: $6,800 (2022)
Estimated off-campus other fees: $1,600 (2022)

Average Family Income: $39,598 (2017)
Median Family Income: $21,778 (2017)

Scholarships & Financial Aid

Percentage of students receiving Pell Grant: 31.2%
Percentage of students with Federal Loans: 18.3%

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

Household Income Net Cost
0-$30k $6,261
$30k-48k $7,049
$48k-75k $10,835
$75k-110k $12,216
$110k+ $12,961

Graduate Outcomes & Job Placements

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

1 year post-graduation workforce participation: 93.8% (2020)

Loans

Median federal debt for graduates: $9,000 (2021)
Median federal debt for non-graduates: $4,366 (2021)

Median federal debt for first-generation graduates: $5,249 (2021)
Median federal debt for Pell grant recipient graduates: $5,250 (2021)

Ability to Repay Loans

Graduates, % of Loans in Repayment
(Non-delinquent/default)
Percentage
@1 Year 52.0% (2015)
@3 year 56.6% (2017)
@5 year 72.9% (2017)


1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid (Non-delinquent/default) - Pell Grant Recipients: 17.7% (2015)
1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid - 1st Generation Attendees: 22.0% (2015)

Earnings Power

Median earnings, 1 year post graduation: $40,232 (2020)
Median earnings, 4 years post graduation: $37,975 (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)
Associate's Degree Human Development, Family Studies, and Related Services. 1
Associate's Degree Agricultural Production Operations. 7
Associate's Degree Computer Programming. 8
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Information Science/Studies. 2
Associate's Degree Computer Science. 1
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Computer Software and Media Applications. 1
Associate's Degree Computer/Information Technology Administration and Management. 5
Associate's Degree Culinary Arts and Related Services. 5
Associate's Degree Education, General. 3
Associate's Degree Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods. 2
Associate's Degree Engineering Technology, General. 2
Associate's Degree Environmental Control Technologies/Technicians. 2
Bachelor's Degree Environmental Control Technologies/Technicians. 2
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Industrial Production Technologies/Technicians. 1
Associate's Degree Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing. 49 $16,423 $95 $60,011 ($5,001) $63,623 ($5,302)
Associate's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 30
Associate's Degree Accounting and Related Services. 10
Associate's Degree Business Operations Support and Assistant Services. 5
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Hospitality Administration/Management. 2
Associate's Degree Hospitality Administration/Management. 7
Associate's Degree Marketing. 1
Associate's Degree Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities. 175 $13,000 $154 $23,826 ($1,986) $40,776 ($3,398)
Associate's Degree Biological and Physical Sciences. 26
Associate's Degree Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies, Other. 5
Associate's Degree Criminal Justice and Corrections. 5
Associate's Degree Precision Metal Working. 6
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Precision Production, Other. 4
Associate's Degree Precision Production, Other. 8
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Design and Applied Arts. 1
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Dental Support Services and Allied Professions. 3
Associate's Degree Dental Support Services and Allied Professions. 3
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services. 21
Associate's Degree Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services. 11
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions. 1
Associate's Degree Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions. 35 $13,995 $95 $59,399 ($4,950) $49,611 ($4,134)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science/Research and Allied Professions. 9


Campus Resources

Average faculty salary: $75,942
Full time faculty: 100%

Undergraduate student-to-faculty ratio: 14.0

School's endowment start of year: $11,430,788 (2022)
School's endowment end of year: $14,484,615 (2022)