Whether your student is just starting college or has previously attended another institution, you should know we are here to answer all your questions. We are here to help, always.
At only $95 per credit hour for in-district students, our tuition is among the most affordable in the country. We also offer financial assistance through financial aid that features grants, scholarship and other aid.
High-level courses and programs that are taught by renowned instructors.
Credits seamlessly transfer to four-year institutions. In fact, we're the top community college to the University of Michigan.
Students can engage in experiences and support services to prepare them for success at a four-year institution or to be ready for a career.
Parent & Family Orientation
Learn more about parent & family orientation sessions and how your can support your student as they transition to WCC. You'll receive information about registration, public safety, student services and more.
Be Confident WCC is a Smart Choice
Students are provided a university-quality education at an affordable rate. With more than 135 programs, 49 of which are completely online, you student can earn an associate degree to transfer to a four-year college, train for a career they can start right away or earn a certificate to advance in their respective career field.
At WCC, your success is so important to us that we guarantee it! WCC's Assurance of Student Success policy, which serves as a guarantee to students, employers and educational partners at four-year colleges and universities, states that all degree graduates will have the knowledge and performance skills required for their major program. It also allows students who meet specified qualifications to retake courses tuition free, if necessary.
"Zachary is graduating high school summa cum laude (highest distinction) with a 3.97 GPA and has been a member of National Honor Society in addition to other achievements. Although his strong academic record afforded him the opportunity to choose from a number of universities, he realized WCC was the smartest choice and enrolled for summer and fall semesters." Kim Dosey, parent of Zachary Dosey
"The staff at WCC helped my son discover his true passion in the Supply Chain Management field. He saved thousands on tuition by earning his associate degree at WCC before transferring to Eastern Michigan University to complete his bachelor's degree. He is now a successful supply chain analyst at Ford Motor Company." Sheila Linford, parent of Brendan Linford, WCC '17
Start Here Transfer Anywhere
If transferring to a four-year institution is your student’s goal, we have solutions specially designed to make their dream a reality. Our University Transfer Center is committed to helping your student smoothly transfer to a top four-year college our university.
The "New" Traditional College Class
The days of only having college courses offered in 15-week blocks are long gone. Classes can be as short as three week and of course, as long as full semester, but only WCC offers SmartPairs. These specially selected seven-week courses allow your student to rapidly make progress towards their transfer goals. SmartPairs are offered in Science, Math, English, Business, Social Science and Humanities.
Accelerated Classes & Programs
Another option for jump-starting your student's education goals is accelerated courses. Check out our new 17-month associate degree in business. This program can be completed 100% online, but it doesn't have to be.
Make The Most Of Your Education Dollars
Students and their families can get help paying for college with financial aid options such as scholarships, grants, loans, work student, military educational benefits and even grants for unexpected emergencies. To learn more about applying for financial aid, contact our financial aid team, virtually.