Henderson Community College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Below AverageQuality:Education Quality Rating - Very BadSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - OustandingCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Very Good
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Henderson Community College is a small two-year, public school with 1,565 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1960 and is one of the 2 colleges located in Henderson, Kentucky.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
18
Fair
Henderson Community College will give you the option to receive a several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, or associate's degree.

HCC follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 18 majors. The most popular concentrations are Nursing, Business, Management, General Studies, and Medical Assistant. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges.


Student Retention
47%
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 positive sign. Nevertheless, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Henderson Community College is very low at 47% (way below Kentucky average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students do not seem to enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
13 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Henderson Community College is low: 30%. Roughly 11% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at HCC is pretty good -- 13:1. Learn more details on instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$12,500
Medium
Average tuition cost is close to the nationwide median - about $12,400 a year. The additional fees at HCC not covered by tuition are roughly $100; which comes to a total of $12,500 per year.

Read the details about Henderson 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
The 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 request the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Henderson Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (270) 827-1867 or check Henderson Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Safe
Henderson Community College offers a distance learning option and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a great option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at HCC, 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 the present moment, there is no on-campus housing at Henderson Community College.

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

Henderson Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: Henderson Community College, 2660 S Green St, Henderson, Kentucky 42420-4699, USA
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