Hagerstown Community College: Review & Facts

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Hagerstown Community College is a medium two-year, public school with 4,280 students enrolled. This school was established in 1946 and is one of the 3 schools and colleges located in Hagerstown, Maryland.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
49
Fair
At Hagerstown Community College you can get your several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, or associate's degree.

Hagerstown Community College follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 49 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Medical Assistant, Business, Nursing, and Trucking. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings against other schools.


Student Retention
64%
Bad
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a good sign. Nevertheless, if you are planning to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The student retention rate at Hagerstown Community College is relatively low at 64% (below Maryland average). Considering this statistic, it seems that students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
17 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Hagerstown Community College is low: 31%. Nearly 27% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Hagerstown Community College is decent -- 17:1. Find out more information about faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$6,900
Low
Average tuition charges are low - $6,300 a year. The additional fees at Hagerstown Community College not covered by tuition are roughly $600; which totals $6,900 per year.

Read the details about Hagerstown Community College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
Hagerstown Community College will consider accepting dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) for admission.

To obtain the most accurate and up-to-date information about enrolling to Hagerstown Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (240) 500-2530 or check Hagerstown Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
C-
Unsafe
Hagerstown Community College provides a distance education program and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a solid option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Hagerstown Community College, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
No
At this moment there is no on-campus housing at Hagerstown Community College.

Based on the college crime data, Hagerstown Community College seems to be a relatively unsafe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Hagerstown Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: Hagerstown Community College, 11400 Robinwood Dr, Hagerstown, Maryland 21742-6514, USA
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