North Central Michigan College, Petoskey

Petoskey, MI

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North Central Michigan College, Petoskey

North Central Michigan College, Petoskey

North Central Michigan College, Petoskey Student Essentials

North Central Michigan College, Petoskey Student Essentials
Region: Midwest
Setting: Small Town Setting
Type: Public
Affiliation: Not applicable
Size: Medium (2,000 to 5,000 Undergrad)
Website: www.ncmich.edu
On-Campus Housing Available: Yes
Parking Permit Required: No
Selectivity: Open Admissions
In-State Tuition: $5,625
Out-of-State Tuition: $7,215
Retention Rate: 63%
Enrollment: 2,700
Year Established: 1958

About North Central Michigan College, Petoskey

Since 1958, North Central Michigan College has been opening the door to academic success for residents by offering two-year associate degrees in the arts and sciences that are transferable to four-year universities. In addition, North Central has paved the path to better-paying careers through its applied science programs in business, education, health science, criminal justice, information technology and legal assistance. Equally important, North Central provides a second chance for residents by advancing their skills, switching careers or just getting more from life through education.

Moreover, North Central's Corporate & Community Education (CCE) has partnered with eight manufacturers in the region, training more than 540 workers and creating 40 new positions. CCE also provides training in health care, safety, agriculture, business, education, hospitality, computer software and more. North Central Michigan College also has partnered with the Little Traverse Bay Bands of Odawa Indians to establish a Computer Numerical Controls (CNC) lab, allowing it to offer advanced manufacturing technology programming. This is in addition to its mobile Fab Lab, which allows it to provide similar training at various sites within North Central's service area.

Finally, North Central has partnered with Lake Superior State University and Spring Arbor University to offer one master's degree and eight bachelor's degree programs at its University Center in Petoskey.

North Central Michigan College has greatly enhanced the livability of the region through programs such as its lifelong learning courses in partnership with the Petoskey District Library and the North Central Lecture Series and Luncheon Lectures which bring national and regional speakers into the region and are open to the public. Finally, its campus offers the Harris Sculpture Garden with 26 unique pieces of outdoor art for the public to enjoy.


In a recent study, North Central measured its impact on the potential earnings of its graduates. During the course of their working career, associate-degree holders in northern Michigan earn $459,000 more than persons who only have a high school diploma. The net present value of the return on investment for a student successfully completing a two-year associate's degree, which discounts the value of future earnings, is estimated to be between $6.87 and $10.70 for each dollar he/she spent on tuition and foregone income while attending school.

Due solely to the presence of North Central Michigan College, there are 1,470 additional jobs in the region; total sales are $253.6 million higher; personal income is $66.1 million greater; and the region's Gross Regional Product is $120.2 million higher.

The students attending North Central Michigan College can also expect a significant increase in their lifelong earnings.

With an annual budget of nearly $16 million, North Central Michigan College's full- and part-time faculty and staff numbered 346 and its enrollment reached 2,600 in the year's fall semester. The college is among the top five, year-round largest employers in Emmet County.

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Overall School Rating:

Rated 4 of 5 Stars 1 Review

100% of students gave North Central Michigan College, Petoskey 4 stars overall.

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North Central Michigan College, Petoskey Map & Location

North Central Michigan College, Petoskey
1515 Howard St
Petoskey, MI 49770


Getting Around North Central Michigan College, Petoskey

Walkability

Excellent walkability. You do not need a car for this area.

9/10
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Weather

Seasonal average temperatures for Petoskey, MI

Winter
Dec
32
22
Jan
27
14
Feb
29
13
Spring
Mar
37
20
Apr
49
33
May
60
43
Summer
Jun
70
53
Jul
75
59
Aug
74
58
Fall
Sep
68
51
Oct
55
41
Nov
44
31

Students

Total Students 2,700

Ethnic Diversity:

  • Latino: 2%
  • African American: 1%
  • Caucasian: 78%
  • American Indian or Alaska native: 5%
  • Asian: 1%
  • Unknown and Other: 13%
Latino 2%
African American 1%
Caucasian 78%
American Indian or Alaska native 5%
Asian 1%
Unknown and Other 13%

Undergraduate 100%
Graduate %
Full-Time 32%
Part-Time 68%
International 0%
Domestic 100%

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