Southwestern Michigan College
tuition & fees
Number of Programs
Financial Aid Amount
Southwestern Michigan College is a Public, 2-4 years college located in Dowagiac, Michigan. SMC ranked 19th in Community Colleges.
It has a total enrollment of 1,756 (all undergraduate) and student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1. It is a Associate's - Public Suburban-serving Single Campus school by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Associate's degree.
Southwestern Michigan College is accredited by Higher Learning Commission.
The following table shows the basic characteristic of Southwestern Michigan College and directory information. You may want to visit the school's website to check application deadlines, requirements, and financial information.
|Address||58900 Cherry Grove Rd, Dowagiac, MI 49047-9793|
|Net Price Calculator||www.swmich.edu/cost-aid/cost/|
|School Type||Public, 2-4 years|
|Carnegie Category||Associate's - Public Suburban-serving Single Campus|
|Highest Degree Offered||Associate's degree|
Acceptance Rate and Admission Statistics
Southwestern Michigan College has an open admission policy (any students can attend with high school diploma or a certificate of attendance or General Educational Development (GED) certificate). Contact the school to get more information. The application fees are -$1 for graduate programs.
|Open Admission Policy||✔|
|Graduate Application Fees||-$1|
Tuition & Fees
SMC's 2023 tuition & fees is $7,030 for Michigan residents and $7,501 for out-of-students. The undergraduate tuition increased by 2.74% compared to the last year's rate based on out-of-state rate ($7,301).
|Undergraduate Tuition & Fees||$7,030||$7,501|
*Data Source: 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees - National Center for Education Statistics (NCES)
A total of 1,756 students have enrolled for academic year 2021-2022. Among them, 63 students have enrolled online exclusively to earn their degrees. You can check student population by gender, age, race/ethnicity, attending status, and online learning.
Offered Degrees and On-Campus Services
SMC offers 55 programs (all undergraduate).
The following tables summarizes the offered programs, on-campus services, and special learning opportunities offered by SMC
|Number of programs||55 Programs|
|Offered Degrees/Programs||Certificates of at least 12 weeks but less than 1 year|
1 Year Certificate
2 Year Certificate
|Academic/career counseling service||✔|
|Placement services for completers||✗|
|On-campus day care for students||✗|
|Distance Learning (online classes)||✔|