Heartland Community College: Review & Facts

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Heartland Community College is a medium two-year, public school with 5,300 students enrolled. This institution was established in 1991 and is one of the 3 colleges and schools located in Normal, Illinois.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
37
Fair
Heartland Community College will give you the option to obtain a several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, or associate's degree.

Heartland Community College follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and allows you to choose from 37 majors. The most popular concentrations are General Studies, Biology, Computer Science, Nursing, and Industrial Technologies. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other schools.


Student Retention
62%
Bad
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 typically a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you plan to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Heartland Community College is relatively low at 62% (below Illinois average). Taking this statistic into consideration, apparently students somewhat enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
19 : 1
Medium
The graduation rate at Heartland Community College is very low: 29%. Nearly 21% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at Heartland Community College is reasonably decent - 19:1. Read more about instructors at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$12,300
Medium
Average tuition cost is close to the nationwide median - $12,000 per academic year. The additional fees at Heartland Community College not covered by tuition are around $300; this comes to $12,300 a year.

Read the details about Heartland 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
This school will consider accepting dual credits and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) earned prior to admission.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about studying at Heartland Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (309) 268-8000 or check Heartland Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
B+
Dicey
Heartland Community College offers a distance education program and study abroad programs.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at Heartland 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 Heartland Community College.

Based on the college crime information, Heartland Community College appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Heartland Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: Heartland Community College, 1500 West Raab Road, Normal, Illinois 61761-9446, USA
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