Baker College Overview
Located in Owosso, Michigan, Baker College is a private not-for-profit institution. Owosso is a great place for students who enjoy small town life.
What Is Baker College Known For?
- Students at Baker College may have an easier time interacting with their teachers since the student to faculty ratio at the school is 8 to 1.
- The highest award offered at Baker College is the doctor's degree.
- For the 2019-2020 academic year, 11% of the faculty were full-time.
Baker College Rankings
These rankings may look different from those published by other outlets, because we use an outcomes-based approach rather than a subjective one. We get our data from a number of places, including the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the College Scorecard. For more information, check out our rankings and methodology page.
Program Level Awards
These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at Baker College.
Awards From Around the Web
The following table lists some notable awards Baker College has earned from around the web.
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Where Is Baker College?
Contact details for Baker College are given below.
|Address:||1020 S Washington St, Owosso, MI 48867|
How Do I Get Into Baker College?
You can apply to Baker College online at: www.baker.edu/apply
Admission Requirements for Baker College
|High School GPA||required|
|High School Rank||recommended|
|High School Transcript||required|
|College Prep Program||required|
|Recommendations||neither required nor recommended|
|SAT or ACT Scores||recommended|
How Hard Is It To Get Into Baker College?
Approximately 26% of accepted students are men and 74% are women. The acceptance rate for men is 52%, and the acceptance rate for women is 54%.
Can I Afford Baker College?
The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.
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 Baker College, approximately 61% of students took out student loans averaging $6,122 a year. That adds up to $24,488 over four years for those students.
The student loan default rate at Baker College is 8.6%. Although this is lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, you'll still want to keep this in mind when taking out student loans.
Baker College Undergraduate Student Diversity
There are also 348 graduate students at the school.
Of the 2,170 full-time undergraduates at Baker College, 27% are male and 73% are female.
The racial-ethnic breakdown of Baker College students is as follows.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Grads|
|Black or African American||131|
|Hispanic or Latino||101|
Michigan students aren't the only ones who study at Baker College. At this time, 24 states are represented by the student population at the school.
Over 21 countries are represented at Baker College. The most popular countries sending students to the school are China, Canada, and Ethiopia.
Online Learning at Baker College
The following chart shows how the online learning population at Baker College has changed over the last few years.
This school is the 4th most popular in Michigan for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2019-2020.
Online Affordability Rankings of Baker College
During the most recent year for which we have data, the full-time undergraduate tuition at Baker College was $10,160 for both in-state and out-of-state students. The following table shows how Baker College is ranked for affordability for both in-state and out-of-state students among colleges and universities that are not mostly online.
|Major||Tuition for In-State Students||Tuition for Out-of-State Students|
|Communications Technologies & Support||#1||#1|
|Radio, Television & Digital Communication||#4||#1|
|Other Homeland Security||#25||#10|
|Communication & Journalism||#30||#6|
|Finance & Financial Management||#31||#1|
|Management Information Systems||#31||#7|
|Rehabilitation & Therapeutic Professions||#37||#1|
|Clinical, Counseling & Applied Psychology||#40||#4|
|Human Resource Management||#40||#4|
Online Growth Rankings of Baker College
The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Baker College was -13.6%. This is the #2,031 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at Baker College regardless of major.
The following table shows the 1-year growth rate of Baker College majors that offer at least one online course. This table only includes majors with positive growth.
|Major||1-Year Growth Rate|
|Clinical, Counseling & Applied Psychology||43%|
|Human Resource Management||21%|
|Liberal Arts / Sciences & Humanities||8%|
|Liberal Arts General Studies||8%|
The table below shows how the average growth rate over 4 years at Baker College ranks compared to all other partially online schools that offer a specific major. Note that the majors may or may not be offered online at Baker College.
|Major||Growth Rate Rank|
|Other Homeland Security||#29|
|Radio, Television & Digital Communication||#49|
|Communications Technologies & Support||#49|
|Management Information Systems||#158|
|Computer Software & Applications||#165|
|Finance & Financial Management||#193|
|Clinical, Counseling & Applied Psychology||#215|
|Human Resource Management||#369|
|Communication & Journalism||#373|
When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.
Baker College Undergraduate Concentrations
The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.
*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.
More about our data sources and methodologies.
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