Holyoke Community College in Holyoke
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Average Annual Cost
Average annual cost includes tuition and fees, books and supplies, and living expenses, minus the average grant/scholarship aid. Separate metrics have calculated for different institutions depends on calendar system and sector of the establishment (public or private).
The Holyoke Community College is a public and non-academic-year institution, so it’s net price represents an average of all programs and includes only undergraduates who first enrolled in the fall term and pay in-state tuition and receive Title IV aid.
By Family Income
Depending on the federal state, or institutional grant and available, Holyoke Community College students in your income bracket may pay more of less than the overall average costs.
|Family Income||Average cost|
|$0 - $30,000||$5,553|
|$30,001 - $48,000||$6,270|
|$48,001 - $75,000||$8,807|
|$75,001 - $110,000||$10,511|
Typical room charge for academic year: -
Typical board charge for academic year: -
Combined charge for room and board: -
Percent of students with financial aid
Types of financial aids
4022 of Holyoke Community College undergraduate students were awarded with some type of financial aid, it’s 61 percents of all undergraduate students. This makes Holyoke Community College number 58 in the amount of financial aid awarded to students among all educational institutions in Massachusetts.
Students at Holyoke Community College awarded 5 types of loans or aids, the biggest percent of students received a any financial aid.
|Family Income||Number awarded grant and scholarship aid||Average amount of grant and scholarship aid awarded|
|$0 - $30,000||99.74%||$5,724|
|$30,001 - $48,000||97.6%||$4,844|
|$48,001 - $75,000||83.33%||$2,348|
|$75,001 - $110,000||25.76%||$327|
Salary After Attending
According to College Scorecard Data from U.S. Department of Education
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Living & meal
Full-time, first-time degree/certificate-seeking students required to live on campus
Institution provide on-campus housing
Institution provides board or meal plan
Veteran Services Available
Yellow Ribbon Program
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military servicemembers, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Percent indicator of undergraduates formally registered as students with disabilities
Undergraduate programs or courses are offered via distance education
Alternative tuition plans
Any alternative tuition plans offered by institution
Tuition payment plan
Tuition payment plan - a program that allows tuition to be paid in installments spread out over an agreed upon period of time, sometimes without interest or finance charges.
Special learning opportunities
Here are the learning opportunities available in Holyoke Community College.
Teacher certification (below the postsecondary level)
Teacher certification: students can complete their preparation in certain areas of specialization
Teacher certification: students must complete their preparation at another institution for certain areas of specialization
Teacher certification: approved by the state for initial certification or licensure of teachers
Weekend/evening college allows students to complete courses and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Teacher certifications programs are designed to prepare students to meet the requirements for certification as teachers in elementary, middle/junior high, and secondary schools.
- Member of National Athletic Association
- Member of National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA)
Holyoke Community College graduation rate is below the national average.
19% of full-time students enrolled for the first time to Holyoke Community College completed the education program and got a degree in 150 percent of the expected time of completion.
The graduation rate value includes only programs that were completed less than six years for four-year degrees or less than three years for two-year degrees.
Graduation rate is the percentage of institution’s new-entering, first-time, first-year undergraduate students who complete their program within 150% of the published time for the program. Graduation rate excludes an extensive number of students. This indicator doesn’t take into account students of nontraditional enrollments - part-time students, students who enroll mid-year, and who transfer from one institution to another. So graduation rate alone can create a misleading picture. Completion rate in the form of total number of students receiving any types of awards/degrees creates a complete picture. Combining this data with graduation rate is a better way to compare schools.
The student-to-faculty ratio at Holyoke Community College is 17:1, that means that for every 17 students the institution has one professor, lecturer or specialist with a degree in education. Lower student-to-faculty ratio is better - it means that professors can dedicate more time and attention to each student.
Percent of international students
Students enrollment in distance education
In Holyoke Community College the biggest percent of students are enrolled in on-campus courses.
Distance education location breakdown
Here are the students enrolled exclusively in distance education courses at Holyoke Community College and grouped by their location. Distance education courses are the most popular for students located in Massachusetts.
The percentage of crimes on Holyoke Community College
The campus located by 303 Homestead Ave address in Holyoke, Massachusetts.
Holyoke Community College in comparison of all branches in the US. It is calculated as the average percent of crimes yearly by five years of data for every campus, based on an overall number of students studying there. The branch is a part of Holyoke Community College with 0.22% of maximum crimes a year. The most often crimes detected on Holyoke Community College are burglary, aggravated assault, and motor vehicle theft.
Number of degree programs offered
This is one of the lowest number of programs in comparison with other 192 universities in Massachusetts state. Holyoke Community College is one of the few institutions in Massachusetts that offers an Associate's degree program.
Number of degree programs offered via distance education
There are 27 distance learning programs that are provided in the Holyoke Community College: 15 are for less than 1-year certificate programs and 12 are Associate's degree.
Note, that programs offered via distance education might be fully online as well as partially online and contain real-time elements. So look carefully into each program to make sure you can commit.
Total credit/contact hours
Here you can find the data on instructional activity in measured in total credit and/or contact hours delivered by institutions during a 12-month period. Also we shown the Massachusetts state average data to help you compare.
Holyoke Community College provides coursework for undergraduate students оnly.
In 2014-2015 academic year estimated full-time equivalent undergraduate enrollment was 4439 students with 133180 сredit hours for 12-month instructional activity period.
TOP 5 Popular Majors
The most popular majors counted as percentage breakdown of degrees awarded in every single discipline in Holyoke Community College
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Student Reviews and Ratings for Holyoke Community College
This school is awful. Attended the theater program here, and it was terrible. My theater resume is longer than the professors here. The professors are like the rejects of the bottom half of a state school acting class. There are no musicals, which in the business world of professional acting composes the lions share of theater profits. Also they play favorites heavily, and discrimininate or "cast out" people they don't like. Even if that student paid out of pocket to be in the program. Avoid these charlatans or use them as stepping stones. Either way you have been warned that the Theater program and its staff are sub par.Source of the review: Google Places, Google Maps™
This is a great place! I wanted to take a class this year and I was overwhelmed by the number of continuing education courses. I chose piano and I'm loving the class.Source of the review: Google Places, Google Maps™
I had the opportunity to study in Hcc and I can say that I had the best teachers and helpers.Source of the review: Google Places, Google Maps™
Wonderful college, great for people with full time jobs, family responsibilities, learning disabilities, academic struggles! And not just for that but for anybody who doesn't have a lot of money and wants good education for low cost! Wonderful STEM program! Majoring in Computer Information Systems. Public colleges impact their community for the better, unlike elitist Ivy league colleges that produce most of our politicians and corporate sell outs.Source of the review: Google Places, Google Maps™
It's petfect place to start in yor new career. Profesors like Elizabeth Hayward-Jansen who is so passionate about her job will make your choice wort while.Source of the review: Google Places, Google Maps™
Location & Website
Address: 303 Homestead Ave
Religious affiliation: Not applicable
Calendar system: Semester
General Phone Number: +4135522000
Institution is active in current year: 1
Institution's internet website address: hcc.edu
Financial aid office: Go to the page
Admissions office: Go to the page
Online application: Go to the page
Net price calculator: Go to the page
Veterans and Military Service members tuition policies: Go to the page
Student-Right-to-Know student athlete graduation rate: Go to the page
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