• Address: 10901 Little Patuxent Pkwy, Columbia, Maryland 21044-3197

  • Phone Number: (443) 518-1000

  • Website: www.howardcc.edu

Overview

Institution Type

(2 Years) Public

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Headquartered at

Columbia, Maryland

FAFSA/Federal School Code

008175

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Institutional Accreditation

MSCHE

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Historically Black College or University

No

Data Source: www.howardcc.edu, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS, Federal Student Aid, CHEA.

Statistics

Key Statistics
Student Faculty Ratio 14: 1
Retention Rate Full Time: 70 % Part Time: 47 %
Total Population 9,502
Student Population Full Time: 3,582 Part Time: 5,920
Gender Division Male: 44 % Female: 56 %

Graduation Rate

The College Monk

Male: 14 %

The College Monk

Female: 23 %

Total Graduation Rate: 18 %

Graduation rate with bachelors degree completed

Race & Ethnicity

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2016.

Majors and Online Programs

Howard Community College offers 154 online programs across 25 Majors

Health Science

Offering 16 programs accross 2 degrees

Business Management

Offering 19 programs accross 2 degrees

Literature

Offering 3 programs accross 1 degrees

Biomedical Science

Offering 16 programs accross 2 degrees

Music

Offering 1 programs accross 1 degrees

Arts

Offering 4 programs accross 1 degrees

Criminal Justice

Offering 1 programs accross 1 degrees

Human Services

Offering 7 programs accross 2 degrees

Accounting

Offering 3 programs accross 2 degrees

Science

Offering 6 programs accross 1 degrees

History

Offering 1 programs accross 1 degrees

Media Studies

Offering 4 programs accross 1 degrees

Interdisciplinary Studies

Offering 5 programs accross 2 degrees

Engineering

Offering 12 programs accross 2 degrees

Biology

Offering 4 programs accross 2 degrees

Design

Offering 4 programs accross 2 degrees

Computer Science

Offering 10 programs accross 2 degrees

Fine Arts

Offering 2 programs accross 1 degrees

Education

Offering 22 programs accross 2 degrees

Environmental Science

Offering 1 programs accross 1 degrees

Exercise Science

Offering 1 programs accross 1 degrees

Information Systems

Offering 3 programs accross 2 degrees

Law

Offering 2 programs accross 1 degrees

Nursing

Offering 6 programs accross 2 degrees

Theology

Offering 1 programs accross 1 degrees

Admissions

Application Fee
Undergraduate Application Fee $25

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2017.

Financial Aid and Scholarships

Federal Aid

Federal Grants Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Pell Grant $4,291 Undergraduate. U.S Citizen or an Eligible Non- Citizen. March 1st, 2019
Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG) $390 Undergraduate. U.S Citizen or an Eligible Non- Citizen. March 1st, 2019
Iraq and Afghanistan Service Grant $390 Students whose parent or guardian was a member of the U.S. Armed Forces and died as a result of service performed in Iraq or Afghanistan after September 11, 2001. Must be ineligible for the Pell Grant March 1st, 2019
Federal Loans Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Direct Subsidized Loans $5,014 U.S citizen or an eligible noncitizen. Enrolled at least half-time. March 1st, 2019
Direct Unsubsidized Loans $5,014 U.S citizen or an eligible noncitizen. Enrolled at least half-time. March 1st, 2019
Direct PLUS Loans $5,014 U.S citizen or an eligible noncitizen. Enrolled at least half-time. Satisfactory academic progress. March 1st, 2019
Federal Financial Aid Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Federal Work Study Varies U.S citizen or an eligible noncitizen. Enrolled at least half-time. Satisfactory academic progress. March 1st, 2019

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

State Grants and Scholarships

State Scholarships Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Maryland State Scholarship Program Varies Maryland resident. Enrolled full time. March 1st, 2019
DC Adoption Scholarship $10,000 Students who were adopted from the DC Child & Family Services agency after October 1, 2001. Students who lost one or both parents as a result of the events of September 11,2001. Varies

Data Source: www.howardcc.edu, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Scholarships and Grants

Institutional Grants Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
HCC Grants Varies Student must demonstrate financial need. March 1st, 2019
Institutional Scholarships Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Pathway Scholarship Program Varies High school student enrolled at Howard Community College. Veterans. Students with at least 15 credits remaining to finish their associate degree. Varies
Don Haxton Memorial Scholarship Varies Student pursuing a STEM program of study. Demonstrate financial aid. December 31st, 2018
Andrew Bulleri Scholarship Varies GPA of at least 3.00. Student pursuing studies in Engineering or Mathematics. January 31st, 2019
Bach and Bob Jeffrey Family Scholarship Varies GPA of at least 3.0. Student pursuing studies in Dental Hygiene. January 31st, 2019
Bernadene Hallinan Nursing Scholarship Varies GPA of at least 2.0. Student pursuing studies in Nursing. January 31st, 2019
Institutional Financial Aid Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
HCC Student Work-Study Program Varies Student enrolled in part-time employment. Varies

Data Source: www.howardcc.edu, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Military and Veteran Benefits

Military Scholarships Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Edward T. Conroy Memorial Scholarship Program Varies Dependents of members of the United States armed forces who died as a result of military service. Son or daughter of POW/MIA of the Vietnam Conflict . Varies
Jean B. Cryor Memorial Scholarship Program Varies Veteran who suffered a service connected disability. Dependents of United States armed forces . Varies
MOAA Scholarship Fund Varies Dependents of U.S military service. Varies
Military Financial Aid Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Post 9/11 GI Bill $3,028 Individuals with at least 90 days of aggregate service after September 10, 2001. Honorably discharged with a service-connected disability after 30 days. Varies
Montgomery GI Bill Varies For active duty or selected reserve members of Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, and Coast Guard. Varies
Reserve Educational Assistance Program (REAP) Varies Members of the Reserve component called or ordered to active duty in response to a war or national emergency. Varies
Veterans Educational Assistance Program (VEAP) Varies Elected to make contributions from own military pay to participate in this education benefit program. Varies
Veteran Vocational Rehabilitation Varies The student must have been injured while on active duty. Must receive Form VA-28-1905 from the VA Counseling Center Varies
Survivors & Dependents Assistance (DEA) Varies Eligible dependents of certain veterans who are permanently and totally disabled due to a service-related condition. Dependent of veterans who died while on active duty or as a result of a service-related condition. Varies

Data Source: www.howardcc.edu, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Federal Aid based on family income

Family Income Average Federal Aid per year
Under $30,000 $6,671
$30,001 - $48,000 $7,406
$48,001 - $75,000 $9,271
$75,001 - $110,000 $11,137
Over $110,000 $12,117

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Federal, State or Institutional Aid Awarded Percent Avg Amount per year
Undergraduate students awarded Pell grants 29% $3,339
Federal, State or Institutional aid awarded for Full-time, first-time undergraduates 46% $4,566
Federal Grant awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 38% $4,330
Institutional Grant awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 20% $1,391
Students Loans awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 13% $4,636
Federal Students Loans awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 12% $4,552
Average aid awarded as grant or scholarship $ 7,652
Post-9/11 GI Bill Award Number of Students Amount per year
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits 321 $2,980
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - undergraduate students 321 $2,980

Data Source: www.howardcc.edu, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

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