St. Clair County Community College (SC4) is the leading student-focused institution in its region, preparing students for rewarding careers through associate degrees, one-year certificates and four-year degrees through university partnerships. Founded in 1923, our commitment to advancing lifelong learning and meeting community needs is unwavering and contributes greatly to the economic vitality of Michigan and beyond.

SC4 is located on a busy international border in Port Huron, with a 29-acre campus in the heart of the city’s downtown neighborhood just steps away from the St. Clair River and beautiful shores of Lake Huron. Classes at SC4 are taught by experienced professors and instructors who care about their students’ success now and in the future. And with a 19 to 1 student-to-teacher ratio, students work directly with instructors to receive a more personalized education when compared a four-year institution.

Mission and vision

  • SC4’s mission is to maximize student success.
  • SC4’s vision is to create an academic and cultural environment that empowers students to succeed.

Our students

  • Enrollment: 3,455 (Winter 2019)
  • Average student age: 23
  • Student age range: 13 to 87 years old
  • Average class size: 19 students
  • Male-female ratio: 61% female, 39% male

Our alumni

SC4 alumni are health care leaders and professionals, teachers and professors, engineers, welders, scientists, government officials, public safety officers, designers, managers, entrepreneurs, artists and much more. They come from all walks of life and positively shape our local and global communities every day.

Our campus

  • A leader in sustainability and environmental efforts
  • Scenic 29-acre, 10-building campus
  • Located along the banks of the Black River in downtown Port Huron
  • Safe environment for students
  • Fieldhouse, fitness center, theatre, college housing
  • Modern labs, classrooms, equipment and technology


Off-campus centers

SC4 is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools – www.ncahigherlearningcommission.org or (312) 263-0456

Higher Learning Commission
230 South LaSalle Street, Suite 7-500
Chicago, IL 60604

Approved or Accredited Programs

Certified Nurse Aide

Approved by the Nurse Aide Training Programs, Bureau of Community and Health Systems, Long Term Care Division, Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs, P.O. Box 30670, Lansing, MI 48909

Emergency Services

Approved by the Population Health & Community Services Division, Bureau of EMS, Trauma and Preparedness, EMS Section, Michigan Department of Health and Human Services, 201 Townsend Street, Lansing, MI 48913

Health Information Technology

Accredited by the Commission on Accreditation for Health Informatics and Information Management Education (CAHIIM), 233 N. Michigan Ave., 21st Floor, Chicago, IL 60601

Nursing, Associate Degree

Accredited by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. (ACEN), 3343 Peachtree Road N.E., Suite 500, Atlanta, GA 30326


The SC4 Paramedic program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs upon the recommendation of the Committee on Accreditation of Educational Programs for the Emergency Services Professions (CoA EMSP). Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs, 25400 US Highway 19 North, Suite 158, Clearwater, FL 33763, 727-210-2350, caahep.org

Practical Nursing

Approved by the Michigan Board of Nursing, Department of Licensing and Regulatory Affairs, P.O. Box 30670, Lansing, MI 48909

Radiologic Technology program

Accredited by the Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology (JRCERT), 20 North Wacker Drive, Suite 2850, Chicago, IL 60606

Memberships and approvals

The college is a member of the American Association of Community Colleges.

The college has been approved by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement for the training of non-quota, alien students admitted under Section 4(e) of the Immigration Act of 1924. Contact the Office of the College President if you wish to review the Statement of Affiliation Status.

The St. Clair County Community College Board of Trustees serves as the link between the college and the community it serves. Trustees are officials who volunteer their time and expertise to help our college maximize student success.

Dr. Deborah A. Snyder was appointed president of St. Clair County Community College (SC4) in 2016. To learn more about Dr. Snyder and the college’s strategic initiatives, visit the Office of the President via the below button.

Interactive SC4 campus map

Port Huron main campus map

A printable PDF version of the SC4 Campus map is available.


323 Erie St.
P.O. Box 5015
Port Huron, MI

Parking your vehicle

SC4 has more than 950 free parking spots for students, employees and visitors in our main College Center lot, Theisen lot and the Erie Street lot. No permits are required.

There also are city-owned lots to the east of the college campus that may require a parking fee.

Get in touch

Phone: 810-984-3881
Toll free: 800-553-2427
Hearing Impaired: 810-479-4463
Fax: 810-989-5541
Campus Patrol/Security: 810-989-5757
Sign up for Campus Alerts (weather and other incidents)


8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday-Thursday
9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Friday
Hours are extended at the beginning of each semester

June hours are
7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday-Wednesday
7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday

General information

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At SC4, our commitment to our community comes in many forms. In addition to educational opportunities, SC4 offers experiences, training and events for families, alumni, area residents and visitors. We are your community college, and serving you is the focus of everything we do.

SC4 students and alumni are in every corner of our region — living, working and serving our communities in health care, education, manufacturing, hospitality, government, public safety, design, retail and more.

Whether they earn a degree or certificate, transfer to a four-year institution or take summer classes as guest students, their choice to attend SC4 at a third of the cost of a Michigan public, four-year university is smart, and their presence in our community is immeasurable.

The college proudly hosts a full calendar of programs, exhibits, concerts, workshops, classes and shows to satisfy every art persuasion.

SC4 is home to 11 athletic teams — all led by passionate and knowledgeable coaches. Teams include men’s and women’s cross country, volleyball, men’s and women’s basketball, men’s and women’s bowling, wrestling, baseball, men’s golf and softball.

Skippers Athletics has a long history of success, both in the state and nationally.

Cheer on the Skippers or join a team!

Whether you’re interested in working at SC4, finding a job in the community, connecting with local companies or finding qualified candidates to strengthen your workforce, we have the right resources to help you reach your goals.

SC4 hosts a wide array of events and activities for students and community members. From concerts and exhibits to athletics, career fairs and much more, join us on campus to experience all SC4 offers!

In partnership with the Ann Arbor Hands-On Museum and its Unity in Learning initiative, SC4 offers students and community members interactive science, technology, engineering, arts and math programming and field trips in its Experience Center, located in the Clara E. Mackenzie Building.

SC4 has improved the lives of thousands of students thanks to more than 95 years of exceptional community support. Multiple generations of families have passed through our halls, gaining skills to improve their lives and our local economy. Consider making a gift to help continue its strong tradition of academic excellence. 

SC4 offers non-credit, on-demand training for employers looking to adapt to an evolving workforce and gain an edge over the competition.

As a retiree, we want to make sure you stay connected to everything happening on campus and in the community. Fill out the form via the button below and we’ll be in touch with our Community Connection e-newsletter!

SC4’s Testing Center offers a wide range of testing services for students and the community, including Accuplacer, SAT, ACT, HESI and more.

Located in the SC4 Fieldhouse, the walking track allows users an opportunity to walk, jog or run on the facility’s state-of-the-art track during hours of operation. Community members can purchase an annual membership or daily pass. There is no cost for SC4 faculty, staff, students and retirees.

SC4 community members pose before marching in the Rotary parade.