Survey: Oakland Community College, University Of Michigan-Dearborn, Oakland University Among State's Safest Schools

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Friday, December 9, 2011

StateUniversity.com, an online clearinghouse with several various rankings of the country's 2-year and 4-year colleges, says that several Michigan colleges are top-ranked when it comes to campus safety.

On a scale of 1-100, Oakland Community College was ranked as Metro Detroit's safest campus with a rank of 97.94. Delta College in Saginaw was second at 97.10, followed by University of Michigan-Dearborn (95.86) and Oakland University (95.46).

Rankings are based on annual incidences of severe crimes per 1000 students, including aggravated assault, arson, burglary, forcible rape, larceny, murder, robbery and vehicle theft.

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