Houston Community College

Tuition & Fees $4,344
Student Population 57,200
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $3,867
Graduation Rate 18 %
Students:Faculty 24

Academic Overview

Houston Community College is a public, 2-4 years institute located in Houston, Texas. It is an Associate's - Public Rural-serving Small by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Associate's degree. The 2021 tuition & fees are $2,040 for Texas residents and $4,344 for out-of-state students. The school offers only undergraduate programs and a total of 57,200 students are enrolled.
The salary after graduation from Houston Community College varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $39,300. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2021 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of Houston Community College are $2,040 for Texas residents and $4,344 for non-residents.
Houston Community College 2021 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at Houston CC. The average received amount of financial aid is $3,867 and 40% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 57,200 students is attending , and the student to faculty ratio is 24 to 1.
[Chart] Academic Statistics
Graduation Rate for Houston Community College is 18 %
Transfer-out Rate for Houston Community College is 18 %
Retention Rate for Houston Community College is 66 %
Student Population for Houston Community College is 57,200
Student to Faculty Rate for Houston Community College is 24 %
The average received amount of financial aid is $3,867 at Houston Community College.

Offered Degrees

Houston CC offers 212 major programs through online and on-site education where 28 programs are available through distance learning. 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
Less than one year certificate659
One but less than two years certificate632
Associate's Degree8417

Special Learning Opportunities

Houston Community College offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for undergraduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and 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
ROTCArmy, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
Board/Meal Plan

Veterans Benefits

Houston 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