Baker College of Owosso: Narrative Description
BAKER COLLEGE OF OWOSSO M-11
1020 South Washington St.
Owosso, MI 48867-4400
Tel: (989)729-3300; 800-879-3797; Admissions: (517)729-3353; Fax: (989)729-3411; E-mail: [email protected]; Web Site: http://www.baker.edu/
Description: Independent, 4-year, coed. Part of Baker College System. Awards associate and bachelor's degrees. Founded 1984. Setting: 32-acre small town campus. Total enrollment: 2,538. Student-undergrad faculty ratio is 38:1. 1,191 applied, 100% were admitted. Students come from 4 states and territories, 1% from out-of-state, 1% Native American, 1% Hispanic, 2% black, 0.1% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 0% international, 41% 25 or older, 15% live on campus. Core. Academic remediation for entering students, services for LD students, advanced placement, accelerated degree program, summer session for credit, part-time degree program, external degree program, adult/continuing education programs, co-op programs and internships.
Entrance Requirements: Open admission. Options: Common Application, early admission, deferred admission, international baccalaureate accepted. Required: high school transcript. Placement: SAT I or ACT recommended. Entrance: noncompetitive. Application deadline: Rolling.
Costs Per Year: Application fee: $20. Tuition: $5940 full-time, $165 per quarter hour part-time. Full-time tuition varies according to program. College room only: $2175.
Collegiate Environment: Orientation program. Student-run newspaper. Most popular organizations: Accounting Club, Travel Club, Management Club, Baker Health Information Management Club, RAD Club. Major annual event: Spirit Day. Student services: personal-psychological counseling. Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices and patrols, late night transport-escort service, controlled dormitory access. Option: coed housing available. Baker College of Owosso Library with 35,424 books, 71 microform titles, 215 serials, and 344 audiovisual materials. Operations spending 2002-03: $244,284. 190 computers available on campus for general student use. A campuswide network can be accessed from off-campus. Staffed computer lab on campus.