Macomb Community College is a leading community college in the nation, ranking in the top two percent for the number of associate's degrees awarded in the State of Michigan. Academic programs at Macomb include pre-collegiate study, university transfer, career preparation, workforce training, professional education and certification, and continuing education.
Macomb offers nearly 200 degree and certificate programs in areas that include Arts and Sciences, Business, Health and Human Services, Career and Technical fields. In addition to its Warren campus, Macomb Community College has multiple locations throughout Macomb County. Its campuses and learning centers offer the latest technology.
Macomb Community College was founded in 1954, with 84 students enrolled in its first classes held at Lincoln High School. In 1962, Macomb County approved the establishment of the Community College District of Macomb County, now known as Macomb County Community College (MCCC).
Land for two campus sites was later purchased for the college in Warren and Clinton. Macomb Community College grew over the years and now educates more than 59,000 students annually.
The academic calendar for Macomb Community College follows the semester format, with fall, spring and summer semesters.
Colleges and Schools
The academic units for Macomb Community College are divided into departments and programs, rather than into colleges and schools.
Students at Macomb can choose from many student clubs and organizations, as well as cultural programs and study trips, or intramural sports teams to get involved in. The many amenities at Macomb include the Center for the Performing Arts, Cultural Center, Sports and Expo Center, and University Center. There is no on-campus housing available at Macomb, which is considered a "commuter college."
Student services include computing resources, placement testing, a learning center, career services, job placement referrals, counseling, and more.
Macomb also provides veterans services, including counseling and advising support, a student veterans organization, scholarships and links to Local, Regional, State and Federal veterans' information.
The Macomb Community College "Monarchs" athletic teams compete in several intercollegiate sports as a member of the National Junior College Athletic Association and the Michigan Community College Athletic Association.
- Cross Country
- Cross Country
Macomb Community College has satellite campuses and learning centers at the following locations:
- Center Campus (Clinton Township)
- South Campus (Warren)
- East Campus (Clinton Township)
- University Center (Clinton Township)
- Michigan Technical Education Center (Warren)
Macomb Community College offers resources to the community, including facilities for rent, access to libraries, learning centers, community development opportunities and lifelong learning programs. Skills-training programs are offered to all community members who seek immediate entry-level employment opportunities. Skills education is targeted to meet the needs of local employers. Macomb also offers resources for local businesses, organizations, and municipalities.
Macomb Community College has two nature areas preserved for the study of the environment, both of which are open to the public. One is at South Campus in Warren and the other at the Center Campus in Clinton Township, Michigan.
Estimated Costs & Financial Aid
The average "out of pocket" cost of attendance, after any grants and scholarships are considered, is around $7,200. In order to calculate a more accurate and detailed cost of attendance check out their cost calculator here. The figures listed below are for informational purposes only and do not represent current or future tuition, fees, and expenses.
Tuition & Fees Information
- Annual tuition range:
- State Residents: $2,900-$3,500
- Out-of-State: $6,400-$7,663
- Part-time students are charged:
- State Residents: $94-$110 per credit unit
- Nonresidents: $210-$250 per credit unit
Financial Aid Details
The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student per year.
|Percent of Students||Average Amount|
|Any Financial Aid||37%||-|
|Receiving Grants & Scholarships||37%||$3,862|
|Receiving Student Loans||7%||$3,351|
Admissions, Academics, & Student Services
To support students and graduates, Macomb Community College may offer student services like those listed below:
- Distance learning
- Weekend and night classes available
- Remedial courses
- Counseling assistance
- Work study style employment
- Assistance to find work
Graduation & Transfer Rates
Community colleges often offer both career training programs and options for students to transfer-out to four year institutions, which is why the table below is so important, it compares Macomb Community College against community colleges in Michigan.
|Macomb Community College||Macomb County||Michigan|
Specialized Programs & Accreditations
Campus: Macomb Community College - Center Campus
- Associate's Degree in Nursing (ADN) Program
- Accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission (since 1971)
- Compare all associate's degree in nursing (ADN) programs in Michigan
Campus: Macomb Community College
- Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) Program
- Accredited by the American Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education (since 1997)
The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.
Get more information about the programs offered by Macomb Community College by clicking the request information to the right.
(C) Certificate or Award | (A) Associate's | (B) Bachelor's | (M) Master's Degree | (D) Doctorate (PhD,...)
Biological and Biomedical Sciences
Business and Marketing Studies
Communications and Journalism
Computer and Information Sciences
Family and Consumer Sciences
Health and Clinical Professions
Legal Professions and Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences
Mathematics and Statistics
Mechanic and Repair Technology
Personal and Culinary Services
Public Administration and Social Services
Security and Protective Services
Visual and Performing Arts
Other Community Colleges Nearby
The list of nearby schools has been selected by researching which schools offer similar programs to Macomb Community College.
- Wayne County Community College District in Detroit, MI (13 miles away)
- Oakland Community College in Bloomfield Hills, MI (15 miles away)
- Henry Ford Community College in Dearborn, MI (18 miles away)
- Schoolcraft College in Livonia, MI (24 miles away)
- Washtenaw Community College in Ann Arbor, MI (39 miles away)