Hawaii Community College
Hawaii Community College is one of the six public 2-year colleges in Hawaii. The campus is located in Hilo town.According to the NCES 2017 report, a total of 2,819 students attend the school. Every year 21% of the graduating class students graduate in 150% of the time it takes to complete their studies.
Hawaii CC's in-state tuition for the 2017-2018 academic year was $3,024, and fees were $60. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $8,160 and $60 respectively.
|Campus LocaleRemote Town|
|Number of Students2,819|
|Student to Faculty Ratio15:1|
|Is Admission OpenYes|
|Religious Affiliation -|
|On Campus Housing-|
Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges|
01/01/1973 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs|
02/01/1998 - Current
Cost to Attend
The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.
|In District Students||$126/credit|
|In State Students||$126/credit|
|Out of State Students||$340/credit|
|In District Students||-|
|In State Students||-|
|Out of State Students||-|
Based on the above credit hour costs, here is a sample tuition for different nursing programs.
|Program||Credit Hours||In district||In State||Out of State|
If you attend a private, for-profit school, usually the additional cost (besides tuition) is about 10% of the tuition. If you attend a public school or a not-for-profit private school, the additional cost is around 50% of the tuition.
In 2017-2018 academic year, 72% of Hawaii Community College's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.
|Students Receiving Aid||Average Amount/Student|
|Other Federal Grant||8%||$474|
|State Grant & Scholarships||2%||$2,883|
|Institutional Grant & Scholarships||30%||$2,148|
|Federal Student Loans||9%||$5,187|
$11,435Average Net Price
Average Net Price by Family Income
|Less than $30,000$11,210|
|$30,001 to $48,000$11,905|
|$48,001 to $75,000$13,100|
|$75,001 to $110,000$15,711|
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Two or more races
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
- Dan & Pauline Lutkenhouse & Hawaii Tropical Botanical Garden Scholarship
- Filipino Nurses’ Organization of Hawaii Scholarship
- Hawaii Pacific Gerontological Society Nursing Scholarship Fund
- Isemoto Contracting Co. Ltd. Scholarship Fund
- Laura Jean Armstrong Scholarship
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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Hawaii state board of nursing.