Highland Community College

Freeport, IL 61032

Located in Freeport, Illinois, Highland Community College is a public institution that offers diploma and associate's degree programs, which can take 2 to 4 year to complete.

Highland Community College has an open admission/open enrollment policy. The only requirement for entrance is a high school diploma or equivalent (such as GED certificate).

Highland Community College in-state tuition for academic year 2016-2017 was $5,088 and fees $567. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $5,184 and $567 respectively.

Overview

Campus LocaleTown: Distant
Student to Faculty Ratio15:1
Open AdmissionYes
Religious Affiliation -
Level2 year
OwnershipPublic
Business ModelNot for Profit
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate68%

Nursing Programs Offered

  1. ADN
  2. LPN

Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year

Program name Degree type Graduates
Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide Certificate 154
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training Certificate 0
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Associate's degree 29

Nearby Nursing Schools

The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from Highland Community College

Sauk Valley Community College
32.39 miles away
Rock Valley College
34.72 miles away
Blackhawk Technical College
39.75 miles away
Kishwaukee College
47.11 miles away
McHenry County College
66.82 miles away
Southwest Wisconsin Technical College
68.46 miles away
Black Hawk College
68.54 miles away
Eastern Iowa Community College District
70.22 miles away
Waubonsee Community College
70.73 miles away
Elgin Community College
71.57 miles away

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditations
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
01/01/1973 - Current

Admissions

100%

Acceptance Rate

Cost (Net Price)

$5,815

Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$4,788
30k to 48k$4,839
48k to 75k$8,189
75k to 110k$10,191
Over 110k$10,502
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Financial Aid & Loan

Students receiving any grant or scholarship aid

49%

Recipients

$4,253

Average Amount


Students Who receive Pell Grants

39%

Recipients

$4,084

Average Amount


Federal Student Loans

15%

Recipients

$4,355

Average Amount

Student Population

1,857

Undergrads

0

Graduates

1,088

Women

769

Men

48%

Full-time

52%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
White
81%
Black/African American
8%
Two or more races
4%
Hispanic
3%
Race/ethnicity unknown
2%
Asian
1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0%
Non-resident alien
0%

Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)

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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2015-2016 colleges survey) and Illinois state board of nursing
Highland Community College
2998 W Pearl City Rd
Freeport, IL 61032
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