About Allan Hancock College
On Campus Housing
Allan Hancock College is a public college. It was established in 1920. This college is ranked as one of the five best community colleges in California and one of the top 120 community colleges in the nation. In the year, 1954, because of increased enrollment of the students, the college moved from high school to Hancock Field. In July 1954, the name of the college was renamed as Allan Hancock College to honor Captain G. Allan Hancock. In the year 1964, the college opened Business Education building. In 1982 opened Learning Assistance building for physically disabled students.
The college believes in providing quality education to the students, enlighten them and train them professionally by developing not only their personality but also prepare them to fit themselves in the rapid changing world.
College's accreditation - Allan Hancock College is regionally accredited by ACCJC stands for Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges (ACCJC) for various programs.
The student-faculty ratio is 22: 1.
The total student population is 12,012 out of which 3299 are full-timers and 8713 are part-timers.
The acceptance rate is 100%.
College's notable alumni include Brian Asselstine, Kathy Bates, Zac Efron, Boyd Gaines, Johnnie Gray, and many others.
Online Education at Allan Hancock College
Allan Hancock College is a hybrid college. It offers both online and offline programs. Online programs are offered so that the students can have their own flexibility in the schedule. The students feel easy to access the online program. It is best suitable for working professionals and single parents.
College provides offers 12 online programs across 5 majors. It majors in accounting, arts, business management, computer science, and safety. Some of the online programs are Associate of Science in Business: Management, Associate of Science in Business: Marketing, Associate of Science in Computer Business Office Technology: Word/Information Processing, Associate of Science in Fire Technology, and many others.
The college has an easy and flexible curriculum. The syllabus is always modified from time to time. It also provides 24 hours of chat services to update the student about the upcoming events.
Highest Degree Offered
36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.
Median Household Income
$56,468 per year
Campus Emergency Phones
Mobile Campus Emergency Alert
Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation
Students Receiving Gift Aid
Average Aid Per Year
Students Receiving Federal Grants
Average Aid Per Year
Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income
$30K - $48K
$48K - $75K
$75K - $110K
Allan Hancock College provides financial aid in the form of monetary or non-monetary assistance to the students. It may form of scholarships, grants, education loans, fellowships, tuition waivers, and others. The idea behind is to encourage the students to continue with their studies. The students are required to fill the FAFSA form to avail these benefits.
Allan Hancock College FAFSA/Federal School Code is 001111.
Federal Aid includes Federal Pell Grant, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG), Student Success Completion Grant (SSCG), Cal-Grant, Federal Work-Study, Teacher Education Assistance for College and Higher Education (TEACH) Grants, Iraq and Afghanistan Service Grants, and others.
Federal Loans includes Federal Direct Loans, Federal Parent Loan, Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program, Private Loans, Direct Unsubsidized Loan, Direct Subsidized Loans and others.
Some of the scholarships include Design Your Future" Scholarship, Scholarships for Women in STEM, “The Media that Inspires” scholarship, Traumatic Brain Injury Scholarship, California Strawberry Scholarships, and many others.
The college is also military friendly and provides benefits under veteran education benefits like “John David Fry” scholarship, Montgomery GI Bill-Active Duty, Post 9/11 GI Bill, and others.