Hawkeye Community College: Review & Facts

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Hawkeye Community College is a medium two-year, public school with 5,370 students enrolled. This college was established in 1966 and is one of the 3 schools and colleges located in Waterloo, Iowa.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
43
Fair
At Hawkeye Community College you can obtain your several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, or associate's degree.

Hawkeye Community College implements a semester-based curriculum calendar system and lets you to select from 43 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Industrial Technologies, Nursing, Agriculture, and Medical Assistant. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings versus other colleges.


Student Retention
69%
Fair
It is worthwhile 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 normally a good sign. Nevertheless, if you would like to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Hawkeye Community College is relatively low at 69% (close to Iowa average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students like their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
15 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Hawkeye Community College is low - 32%.

Student to faculty ratio at Hawkeye Community College is pretty decent: 15:1. Learn more information on faculty at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$5,300
Low
Average tuition prices are low, around $5,000 a year. The additional fees at Hawkeye Community College not covered by tuition are approximately $300; which comes to $5,300 per year.

Read the details about Hawkeye 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



Acceptance
Rate
69%
As reported in recent data, 3,693 applications were submitted and 2,566 were accepted; so it is relatively easy to become a student at this school.

Hawkeye Community College might accept your 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 admission at Hawkeye Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (319) 296-2320 or check Hawkeye Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Safe
Hawkeye Community College provides a distance learning option, study abroad programs, and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a wonderful option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Hawkeye 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
Unfortunately, there is no on-campus housing at Hawkeye Community College.

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

Hawkeye Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: Hawkeye Community College, 1501 E Orange Rd, Waterloo, Iowa 50701, USA
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