Hawaii Community College

2023 Tuition & Fees $8,340
Student Population 2,248
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $4,297
Graduation Rate 34 %
Students:Faculty 14 : 1

Academic Overview

Hawaii Community College is a public, 2-4 years institute located in Hilo, Hawaii. It is an Associate's - Public Suburban-serving Single Campus by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Associate's degree.
The 2023 tuition & fees is $3,203 for Hawaii residents and $8,340 for out-of-state students. The school offers only undergraduate programs and a total of 2,248 students are enrolled.
The salary after graduation from Hawaii Community College varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $30,300. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2023 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2022-2023, HCC's tuition & fees is $3,203 for Hawaii residents and $8,340 for non-residents.
Data source for 2023 Tuition: NCES
2023 Tuition & Fees
Hawaii ResidentsOut-of-State
[Chart] 2022-2023 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2023 key academic statistics at HCC.
The average received amount of financial aid is $4,297 and 51% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 2,248 students is attending , and the student to faculty ratio is 14 to 1.
Graduation Rate for Hawaii Community College is 34 %
Graduation Rate
Transfer-out Rate for Hawaii Community College is 8 %
Transfer-out Rate
Retention Rate for Hawaii Community College is 59 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Hawaii Community College is 2,248
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Hawaii Community College is 14 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
14 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $4,297 at Hawaii Community College.
Financial Aid Amount

Directory Information

Directory Information
Address1175 Manono Street, Hilo, HI 96720-5096
Online Applicationhttps://universityofhawaii.liaisoncas.com/applicant-ux/#/login
Financial Aidwww.hawaii.hawaii.edu/financialaid
Net Price Calculatorhttps://www.hawaii.hawaii.edu/files/financialaid/netpricecalculator/
Veterans Tuitionwww.hawaii.hawaii.edu/admissions/veterans
Disability Servicewww.hawaii.hawaii.edu/disability-services

Offered Degrees

HCC offers 47 major programs on-site (in-person class) only. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
One but less than two years certificate190
Associate's Degree250
Two but less than four years certificate10

Special Learning Opportunities

Hawaii Community College offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for undergraduate programs. The school provides study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:40)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $5,452)

Veterans Benefits

Hawaii Community College has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges