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Bay de Noc Community College Data & Information Overview

This overview covers the essential stats on Bay de Noc Community College, including its rankings, majors, diversity, and more. Want to know more about a specific stat? Just click on its tile, and you'll go to a page that goes more in-depth on that subject. You can also use the links below to go directly to any section on this page.

How Well Is Bay de Noc Community College Ranked?

2021 Rankings

In its yearly rankings, College Factual analyzes over 2,000 colleges and universities to determine which ones are the best in a variety of categories, such as overall value, quality, diversity, which schools are the best for each major, and much more.

Bay de Noc Community College was awarded 1 badge in the 2021 rankings.

Overall Quality

Bay College was not ranked in College Factual's Best Overall Colleges report this year. This may be because not enough data was available.

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Is It Hard to Get Into Bay College?

Acceptance Rate

Since Bay de Noc Community College has an open admissions policy, being accepted to the school isn't that hard. However, a full basic things - such as a high school diploma or equivalent - may be required. Also, go over your application to make sure it is complete before you submit it.

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Bay de Noc Community College Faculty

Student to Faculty Ratio

With a student to faculty ratio of 16 to 1, Bay de Noc Community College is about average in this regard as the nationwide rate is 15 to 1. While this does not translate directly to class size, it's a good indicator of how much time professors will have to spend with their students on a one-on-one basis.

Percent of Full-Time Faculty

When estimating how much access students will have to their teachers, some people like to look at what percentage of faculty members are full time. This is because part-time teachers may not have as much time to spend on campus as their full-time counterparts.

The full-time faculty percentage at Bay de Noc Community College is 100%. This is higher than the national average of 47%.

Full-Time Faculty Percent  100 out of 100

Retention and Graduation Rates at Bay de Noc Community College

Freshmen Retention Rate

The freshmen retention rate is a sign of how many full-time students like a college or university well enough to come back for their sophomore year. At Bay de Noc Community College this rate is 58%, which is a bit lower than the national average of 68%.

Freshmen Retention Rate  58 out of 100

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Below Average Overall Diversity at Bay College

During the 2017-2018 academic year, there were 1,935 undergraduates at Bay College with 718 being full-time and 1,217 being part-time.

Bay College Diversity Score

For each college and university, College Factual calculates an overall diversity score that takes four factors into account: gender, ethnicity, age, and home location of the student. Then, the schools with the best mixtures of students with respect to these factors are ranked the highest.

The overall diversity score for Bay College is 20.70 out of 100. This is below average when compared to other schools in the United States.

Overall Diversity Score  20.70 out of 100
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How Much Does Bay de Noc Community College Cost?

The overall average net price of Bay College is $8,886. The affordability of the school largely depends on your financial need since net price varies by income group. See the table below for the net price for different income groups.

Net Price by Income Group for Bay College

$0-30 K $30K-48K $48-75 $75-110K $110K +
$7,639 $7,504 $10,357 $12,813 $8,788

The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.Note that the net price is typically less than the published for a school. For more information on the sticker price of Bay College, see our tuition and fees and room and board pages.

Student Loan Debt

It's not uncommon for college students to take out loans to pay for school. In fact, almost 66% of students nationwide depend at least partially on loans. At Bay College, approximately 32% of students took out student loans averaging $5,056 a year. That adds up to $20,224 over four years for those students.

The student loan default rate at Bay College is 21.5%. Watch out! This is significantly higher than the national default rate of 10.1%, which means you could have trouble paying back your student loans if you take any out.

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How Much Money Do Bay College Graduates Make?

Although some majors pay more than others, students who graduate from Bay College with a bachelor's degree go on to jobs where they make an average salary of $29,700 in their early years. This is about 25% less that the average pay for college graduates overall. However, graduates with your major may make more.


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Location of Bay de Noc Community College

Bay de Noc Community College is a public institution situated in Escanaba, Michigan. Escanaba is a great place for students who enjoy small town life.

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Location of Bay de Noc Community College

Contact details for Bay College are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 2001 N Lincoln Road, Escanaba, MI 49829-2511
Phone: 906-786-5802

Bay de Noc Community College Majors

Learn more about the majors offered at Bay de Noc Community College along with which ones have the highest average starting salaries.

Online Learning at Bay College

Online learning is becoming popular at even the oldest colleges and universities in the United States. Not only are online classes great for returning adults with busy schedules, they are also frequented by a growing number of traditional students.

In 2017-2018, 1,054 students took at least one online class at Bay de Noc Community College. This is an increase from the 976 students who took online classes the previous year.

Year Took at Least One Online Class Took All Classes Online
2017-2018 1,054 437
2016-2017 976 414
2015-2016 921 339
2014-2015 916 334
2013-2014 883 324

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Notes and References


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.


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