FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
April 6, 2016
Joe Verkennes, Director of Marketing and Communications
Monroe County Community College
1555 S. Raisinville Rd., Monroe, MI 48161
(734) 384-4207 (O), (419) 343-3063 (M)
BOARD APPROVES MCCC FALL SEMESTER
TUITION INCREASE OF $5 PER CONTACT HOUR
MONROE, Mich. – At a special meeting Monday, the Monroe County Community College Board of Trustees unanimously approved a $5 per billable contact hour tuition rate increase for students who are Monroe County residents.
Beginning with the upcoming Fall Semester – which begins August 24 – students who are residents of the county will pay $107 per billable contact hour, up from $102.
In addition, the Board approved Fall Semester tuition rate increases for students who are not residents of Monroe County. Students living in Michigan, but outside Monroe County, will pay $186 per billable contact hour, up $9. Students from out of state will pay $207, up $10.
About Monroe County Community College
Founded in 1964, Monroe County Community College is a public, two-year institution supported by tax monies from Monroe County, educational funds from the State of Michigan and student tuition.
The college’s mission is to enrich and transform lives by providing opportunities and excellence in higher education. The Main Campus is located at 1555 South Raisinville Road, Monroe, Mich., 48161, with easy access to Toledo and Detroit. The Whitman Center is located at 7777 Lewis Ave.,Temperance, Mich., 48182, near the Ohio-Michigan Border. Detailed information about MCCC is available at www.monroeccc.edu.