Michigan Community Colleges

Wayne County Community College


Mission statement

WCCCD’s mission is to empower individuals, businesses and communities to achieve their goals through accessible services, culturally diverse experiences and a globally competitive higher education and career advancement programs.

Math courses offered

MATH-0050 - Fundamentals of Mathematics
MATH-0070 - Beginning Algebra
MATH-1000 - Intermediate Algebra
MATH-1280 - Mathematics for Education 1
MAT 100 - Basic Mathematics
MAT 105 - Pre Algebra
MAT 110 - Business Mathematics
MAT 112 - Elementary Algebra
MAT 113 - Intermediate Algebra
MAT 121 - Technical Mathematics I
MAT 122 - Technical Mathematics II
MAT 128 - Math For Elementary Teachers I
MAT 129 - Math For Elementary Teachers II
MAT 131 - Descriptive Statistics
MAT 155 - College Algebra
MAT 156 - Trigonometry
MAT 171 - Analytic Geometry & Calculus I
MAT 172 - Analytic Geometry & Calculus II
MAT 200 - Quality And Inspection
MAT 271 - Analytic Geometry and Calculus III
MAT 272 - Linear Algebra

At a Glance

School Type
State and locally supported, Coed
Urban campus
Degrees Offered
Certificates and Associate
Entrance Difficulty
Application Deadlines
Rolling (freshmen), rolling (transfers)

Options: early admission, deferred entrance
Application fee: $10
Required: high school transcript
Application deadline: rolling (freshmen), rolling (transfers)
Cost and Financial Aid
Costs (2008-09)
Tuition: Area resident $2020 full-time, $58 per credit hour part-time; state resident $2990 full-time, $90 per credit hour part-time; nonresident $3890 full-time, $120 per credit hour part-time
Required fees: $7 per credit hour part-time, $40 per term part-time

Financial Aid
Of all full-time matriculated undergraduates who enrolled in 2001, 239 Federal Work-Study jobs (averaging $2360). 147 state and other part-time jobs (averaging $1200)
Majors and Degrees
Degrees Offered
Certificates and Associate
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, And Gender Studies
Near and Middle Eastern Studies
Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services
Accounting; Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science; Business Administration and Management; Finance; Labor and Industrial Relations; Marketing/Marketing Management
Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services
Computer Science; Data Processing and Data Processing Technology
Engineering Technologies/Technicians
Drafting and Design Technology; Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology; Engineering Technology; Environmental Engineering Technology; Industrial Technology
Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences
Child Development
Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technology; Dental Hygiene; Dietetics; Emergency Medical Technology (EMT Paramedic); Medical Administrative Assistant and Medical Secretary; Nursing (Registered Nurse Training); Occupational Therapy; Veterinary Technology
Legal Professions And Studies
Court Reporting; Legal Administrative Assistant/Secretary
Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Mechanic And Repair Technologies/Technicians
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology; Avionics Maintenance Technology
Natural Resources And Conservation
Natural Resources Management and Policy
Personal And Culinary Services
Culinary Arts
Precision Production
Welding Technology
Security And Protective Services
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration; Criminal Justice/Police Science

Student Body
Undergraduate Student Population
20,504 undergraduate students, 70% women, 30% men, 64% African American, 1% Asian American or Pacific Islander, 2% Hispanic American, 0.4% Native American
International Population

Campus Life
Housing: College housing not available
Activities: Student-run newspaper, national sororities
Campus security: 24-hour emergency response devices

Academic Programs
Special study options: Academic remediation for entering students, adult/continuing education programs, cooperative education, English as a second language, honors programs, part-time degree program, summer session for credit
School Calendar: Semesters

Total: 1,071
Full-time: 9% full-time
Student/faculty ratio: 4:1

Member: NJCAA
Scholarship sports
Basketball, golf, volleyball (w)
Intercollegiate sports
Basketball M(s)/W(s), golf M(s)/W(s), volleyball W(s)

School Facilities
Main Library Name: Learning Resource Center
Collection: 70,000 titles;

Contact Info
Office of Enrollment Management and Student Services
Wayne County Community College District
801 West Fort Street
Detroit, MI 48226-9975
Phone: 313-496-2600