N/A

Acceptance Rate

$5,487

Avg.Financial Aid

012954

FAFSA Code

About Hudson County Community College

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Public

2 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

8,408

Website

www.hccc.edu

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

MSCHE

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

The Hudson County Community College was established in the 1970s as part of the Hudson County Higher Education Consortium and is a public institution and is located in Jersey City, New Jersey. It was earlier a part of the consortium and later separated and received its official name in 1981. The university provides various services to students on campus and caters to online students as well.

The institution aims at providing high-quality programs and opportunities which are accessible, affordable and is community centered. Faculties in the university are a group of hardworking people who strive to achieve the same. They also boast of excellent learning and support services. They provide these services at one of the most densely populated and diverse areas of the United States.

  • The university has a student-faculty ratio of 22:1

  • Provides financial aid, eLibrary and so much more.

  • College's accreditation - The university is recognized and is accredited by the Middle States Commission Higher Education (MSCHE).


Online Education at HCCC

The College provides students an alternative to traditional in the form of online and hybrid courses as opposed to traditional classes on campus. HCCC courses that are provided online are offered throughout the academic year in 15-week sessions and 7-week sessions.

  • The college provides 2 online programs across various disciplines. HCCC majors include Business Management and Criminal Justice. 

  • Even the online students of the Hudson will get financial assistance for online courses just like for normal courses. 

  • The college also provides 24/7 chat and calls support to their students. In addition to this, faculties who train their campus students will also be responsible for training their online students. 


Review

  • Provides a lively and engaging campus environment and offers several informative and credit awarding assignments. The college also works towards planning and organizing various events in order to keep all their students engaging. 

  • Approachable faculty are available round the clock to cater to their students' needs at any time.

Location & Contact

Address

70 Sip Avenue

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 2017147100
Fax: 2016561799
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Rankings

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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

$25

SAT/ACT

FALSE

High School GPA

N/A

Accept Common App

FALSE

Annual Cost to Attend

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

$7,292

Average Annual Cost

$8,520

Books And Supplies

$1,500

Other Fees

$1,458

The next two things to keep in mind before applying to HCCC are the tuition fees and the cost of living during the course tenure. The full-time cost of attendance is approximately $26,114 per year. For students seeking financial assistance, the college offers a number of options.

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Associate degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

24:1

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

57%

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

39%

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

N/A

Faculty Overview

52%

Male Professors

48%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Liberal Arts and Sciences, General...

500 Graduates

Biological and Physical Sciences

79 Graduates

Accounting and Related Services

65 Graduates

Registered Nursing, Administration,...

64 Graduates

Culinary Arts and Related Services

61 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

54 Graduates

Computer and Information Sciences,...

44 Graduates

Fine and Studio Arts

43 Graduates

Health Services/Allied Health/Healt...

33 Graduates

Engineering Science

20 Graduates

Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervent...

18 Graduates

Electrical Engineering Technologies...

13 Graduates

Practical Nursing, Vocational Nursi...

11 Graduates

Allied Health and Medical Assisting...

9 Graduates

Hospitality Administration/Manageme...

8 Graduates

Human Development, Family Studies,...

3 Graduates

Criminal Justice and Corrections

2 Graduates

Health and Medical Administrative S...

1 Graduates

Social Work

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

8,408

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

62%

Full-time

57%

Part-time

43%

Students Gender

Male

41%

US National: 44%

Female

59%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

14% White

7% Unknown

14% Black

54% Hispanic

2% Two or more races

0% Non Resident alien

9% Asian

0% American Indian/Alaska native

0% Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0%

Unknown Location

1%

Out Of State

99%

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

$52,447 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. To ensure the safety and security of students, the college has a number of campus safety and security measures in place. Some of these features include campus emergency phones and 24-hr escort safety rides. There are around 40% male and 60% female students enrolled at the university.

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$21,900/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$28,700/year

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

$0$100,000

$6,750

$19,250

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.

$70 - 200

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.

77%

Average Aid Per Year

$5,487

Students Receiving Federal Grants

75%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,699

Students Receiving State Aid

30%

Average Aid Per Year

$2,177

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

2%

Average Aid Per Year

$2,592

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$5,635

$30K - $48K

$5,571

$48K - $75K

$3,205

$75K - $110K

$1,396

> $110K

$270

The department of financial aid helps students to make their education affordable in HCCC. More than 90% of all students in HCCC receive either or both financial aid and scholarships. The various services include financial assistance from the U.S. Department of Education to students who meet the prescribed qualifications and apply for assistance by submitting the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid).

Hudson County Community College (HCCC) federal school code is 012954

  • Federal Aid provided by the college includes Pell Grants, Tuition Assistance Programs, and TEACH Grant. 

  • Hudson County Community College (HCCC) scholarships include HCCC Foundation Scholarships, HCCC Govt Scholarships, NJ Start, Pixel Annual Scholarships, Provident Metals Scholarships, and much more. 

  • State Aid includes NJ State Tuition Aid Grant (TAG) Award, Governor’s Urban Scholarship, New Jersey Student Tuition Assistance Reward Scholarship (NJ STARS), Educational Opportunity Fund (EOF) Grant, Community College Opportunity Grant (CCOG), Governor’s Industry Vocations Scholarship (NJ-GIVS), and many more. 

  • Military Aid includes  Post 9/11 GI Bill and Yellow Ribbon Program.

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