N/A

Acceptance Rate

$5,329

Avg.Financial Aid

004513

FAFSA Code

About Housatonic Community College

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Public

2 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

5,012

Website

www.hcc.commnet.edu

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

CIHE

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Not applicable

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

No

#N/A

Location & Contact

Address

900 Lafayette Blvd

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 2033325000
Fax: 2033325123
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Rankings

The rankings provided by Forbes and US News are trusted everywhere, as long as US universities are concerned. Usually, the rankings of colleges/universities by Forbes and US News are considered trustworthy by applicants and experts. However, Housatonic Community College doesn't feature in the list of top colleges, according to the latest rankings of these two publications. Generally, the ranking of a college is a great way to gauge its performance on several factors like research excellence, the performance of its students after graduation, student experience, and academic success.

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

FALSE

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

N/A

SAT Range

N/A

ACT Range

N/A

Application Fee

$20

SAT/ACT

FALSE

High School GPA

N/A

Accept Common App

FALSE

Admission to the university is fairly easy and the students are recommeded to make the most out of it. To kickstart the admission process at HCC, the candidates have to fill an application form and submit a fee of $20. As a general rule of thumb, in order to improve one’s chances of securing admission, a person must score high on a standardised test like SAT or ACT. But, at Housatonic Community College, the average SAT or ACT scores of students securing admission is not available. This points to the fact that scoring high on standardised tests is not an important criterion for this university. The candidates can apply for the courses online. However, in case they need information or want to feel the vibes, they visit the school's office at 900 Lafayette Blvd, Bridgeport, Connecticut 06604-4704. They can also call them at (203) 332-5000.

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$6,270

Average Annual Cost

$3,912

Books And Supplies

$1,200

Other Fees

$492

Tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure are the next two things that a student should keep in mind before applying to HCC. The total one-year cost on a full-time basis would be somewhere around $23,562. Students can also explore numerous financial aid options offered by the university.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Associate degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

18:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

63%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

52%

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

N/A

Faculty Overview

45%

Male Professors

55%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

199 Graduates

Business/Commerce, General

62 Graduates

Teacher Education and Professional...

61 Graduates

Mental and Social Health Services a...

59 Graduates

Precision Metal Working

46 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

44 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

30 Graduates

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

21 Graduates

Management Information Systems and...

17 Graduates

Allied Health and Medical Assisting...

16 Graduates

Design and Applied Arts

15 Graduates

Engineering Science

14 Graduates

Computer Software and Media Applica...

9 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

7 Graduates

Drama/Theatre Arts and Stagecraft

6 Graduates

Business Operations Support and Ass...

3 Graduates

Education, General

3 Graduates

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

2 Graduates

Electrical/Electronics Maintenance...

2 Graduates

Entrepreneurial and Small Business...

1 Graduates

Psychology, General

1 Graduates

Sociology

1 Graduates

Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Tech...

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

5,012

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

50%

Full-time

34%

Part-time

66%

Students Gender

Male

37%

US National: 44%

Female

63%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

27% White

1% Unknown

33% Black

33% Hispanic

3% Two or more races

0% Non Resident alien

3% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

0%

Out Of State

100%

In State

0%

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$56,902 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The institution does not provide on-campus housing facilities for students.

On Campus Housing Available

No

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

N/A

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

N/A

Campus Food

The institution does not provide any meal plan options.

Meal Plan Available

No

Average Meal Plan Available

N/A

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

N/A

School Colors

N/A

Varsity Athletics Association

N/A

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

N/A

Total Female Athletes

N/A

Intramural Sports

N/A

Sports Club

N/A

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

No

Campus Emergency Phones

Yes

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

Yes

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

No

The college believes in offering quality training to all the students and doesn't appreciate instructive disparities. Students originating from various ethnic foundations like Latin, Caucasian, Black, American Indian, and a lot more are invited to the school. The college considers the safety and security of its students to be paramount. At HCC, campus safety and security features include campus emergency phones and 24-hr escort safety rides. The number of female and male students at the college are 38% and 62%, respectively.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$24,600/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$29,900/year

Median Total Debt After Graduation The median cumulative federal debt of undergraduate borrowers who graduated.

$0$100,000

$6,000

$6,000

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

$62 - 62

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

76%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,329

Students Receiving Federal Grants

66%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,907

Students Receiving State Aid

13%

Average Aid Per Year

$3,145

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

48%

Average Aid Per Year

$786

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$5,565

$30K - $48K

$5,604

$48K - $75K

$5,066

$75K - $110K

$2,782

In case the students at Housatonic Community College face any financial issues concerning the fees and cost of living, and find the same to be high, they can seek help from the financial aid department of the varsity. It focuses on settling the issues that students face, and candidates can be assisted with scholarships, grants, and student loans. The average financial aid at Housatonic Community College is around $683 and the federal grant is $4,964. The students at the college are provided with state aid and institutional aid. The state aid stands at $2,690, while the institutional aid is $683.

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