Henderson Community College: Review & Facts

Overall Rating:Overall Ranking - Below AverageQuality:Education Quality Rating - Very BadSafety:Capmus Safety Rating - OustandingCosts:Tuition & Fees Cost Rating - Very Good
ReviewMajors / RatingsTuition / LoansFaculty / SalariesCampus Crime

Henderson Community College is a small two-year, public school with 1,565 students enrolled. This school was founded in 1960 and is one of the 2 colleges located in Henderson, Kentucky.

Academic Offerings



Majors
Offered
18
Fair
Henderson Community College will give you the option to receive a several-month certificate, 1-year certificate, or associate's degree.

HCC follows a semester-based curriculum calendar system and offers choices in 18 majors. The most popular concentrations are Nursing, Business, Management, General Studies, and Medical Assistant. Read the details about Majors offered at this college and see prorgam Ratings compared to other colleges.


Student Retention
47%
Bad
It is important to know student retention and graduation rates when you apply to a school to get your diploma or to engage in a long-term study; high retention and graduation rates are typically a positive sign. Nevertheless, if you anticipate to transfer or take non-credit coursework, these metrics are not important.

The rate of student retention at Henderson Community College is very low at 47% (way below Kentucky average). Taking this statistic into consideration, it seems that students do not seem to enjoy their stay at this school.

Students to Faculty Ratio
13 : 1
Low
The graduation rate at Henderson Community College is low: 30%. Roughly 11% of the school's undergraduate students transfer to other colleges.

Student to faculty ratio at HCC is pretty good -- 13:1. Learn more details on instruction at this college in the Faculty & Salaries report.

Tuition and Loans



Tuition and fees per year
$12,500
Medium
Average tuition cost is close to the nationwide median - about $12,400 a year. The additional fees at HCC not covered by tuition are roughly $100; which comes to a total of $12,500 per year.

Read the details about Henderson Community College additional charges as well as availability of loans and likelyhood of repaying them upon graduation in the Tuition & Loans report for this college.

Admissions Information



Dual Credits
Accepted
Yes
The college might accept your dual credits, credits for life experience (learned through independent study, noncredit adult courses, work experience, portfolio demonstration, previous licensure or certification, or completion of other learning opportunities), and advanced placement credits (college-level courses taught in high school) for admission.

To request the most accurate and up-to-date information about applying to Henderson Community College and a program that best suits your goals and budget, call this school's general information office at (270) 827-1867 or check Henderson Community College Website.

Opportunities and Services



Safety
Grade
A
Safe
Henderson Community College offers a distance learning option and evening/weekend study opportunity, which is a great option for those who work full-time.

There are options for on-campus part-time employment at HCC, which allows students to cover some of the tuition expenses. Additionally, this school helps students to evaluate their career options and to find a full-time job upon graduation.

ROTC
Available
No
At the present moment, there is no on-campus housing at Henderson Community College.

Based on the college crime numbers, Henderson Community College appears to be a safe school. Read the details in the Campus Crime report for this college.

Henderson Community College Location and Maps



Post Address: Henderson Community College, 2660 S Green St, Henderson, Kentucky 42420-4699, USA
Location Map - Street View:
Henderson Community College Location Map - Street View
Location Map - City View:
Henderson Community College Location Map - City View

Learn More About Henderson Community College

ReviewMajors / RatingsTuition / LoansFaculty / SalariesCampus Crime

Kentucky Colleges Offering Similar Degree Programs

Agriculture
Our directory contains 15 agriculture schools and colleges in Lexington, Wilmore, Frankfort, Murray, Maysville, Hopkinsville, Richmond, and 11 other cities. Around 700 agriculture degrees are granted each academic year. Average tuition price for agriculture degree programs in KY - $21,400.

Business
Learn more about 59 business schools and colleges in Louisville, Lexington, Owensboro, Bowling Green, Madisonville, Florence, Hopkinsville, and 33 other cities. About 5,900 business diplomas and certificates are granted every year. Average tuition for business degree programs in KY is about $18,000.

Computer Science
Learn about 52 computer science schools and colleges in Louisville, Lexington, Owensboro, Bowling Green, Florence, Paducah, Ashland, and 30 more cities. Around 3,100 computer science diplomas are granted each year. Average tuition cost for computer science degree programs in KY is roughly $15,400.

Dental
Read about 10 dental schools and colleges in Louisville, Lexington, Prestonsburg, Bowling Green, Paducah, Henderson, and Erlanger. Around 600 dental degrees are granted each academic year. Average tuition charges for dental degree programs in KY - $19,800.

Electrical and Electronics
Read about 23 electrical and electronics schools and colleges in Lexington, Louisville, Frankfort, Maysville, Cumberland, Somerset, Henderson, and 16 other cities. About 2,600 electrical and electronics diplomas and certificates are granted each academic year. Average tuition charges for electrical and electronics degree programs in KY is approximately $12,600.

Engineering
Read about 33 engineering schools and colleges in Louisville, Lexington, Bowling Green, Owensboro, Florence, Madisonville, Somerset, and 21 more cities. Approximately 1,700 engineering diplomas are awarded each year. Average tuition for engineering programs in KY is around $22,000.

General Studies
Detailed information about 47 general studies schools and colleges in Louisville, Owensboro, Lexington, Bowling Green, Columbia, Grayson, Madisonville, and 33 other cities. About 7,000 general studies diplomas and certificates are awarded each academic year. Average tuition price for general studies programs in KY is roughly $14,200.

Industrial Technologies
Get details on 27 industrial technologies schools and colleges in Louisville, Lexington, Bowling Green, Florence, Maysville, Prestonsburg, Henderson, and 18 more cities. Around 3,600 industrial technologies degrees are granted each academic year. Average tuition cost for industrial technologies degree programs in KY is about $13,000.

Installation and Repair
Read about 15 installation and repair schools and colleges in Louisville, Henderson, Somerset, Cumberland, Owensboro, Lexington, Florence, and 11 more cities. Around 1,100 installation and repair diplomas are awarded each academic year. Average tuition cost for installation and repair programs in KY is approximately $12,400.

Laboratory Assistance
Read information about 24 laboratory assistance schools and colleges in Lexington, Louisville, Owensboro, Henderson, Paducah, Crestview Hills, Maysville, and 13 more cities. Around 600 laboratory assistance degrees are granted each academic year. Average tuition cost for laboratory assistance degree programs in KY: $13,900.

Management
We list 61 management schools and colleges in Louisville, Lexington, Owensboro, Bowling Green, Madisonville, Florence, Hopkinsville, and 34 other cities. About 5,200 management diplomas are awarded each academic year. Average tuition for management degree programs in KY: $17,000.

Medical Assistant
Our listing contains 60 medical assistant schools and colleges in Louisville, Lexington, Owensboro, Bowling Green, Hopkinsville, Newport, Paducah, and 26 other cities. Around 5,200 medical assistant diplomas are granted each academic year. Average tuition for medical assistant degree programs in KY is roughly $13,700.

Nursing
Our directory contains 51 nursing schools and colleges in Louisville, Lexington, Owensboro, Florence, Bowling Green, Columbia, Hazard, and 30 more cities. Approximately 8,000 nursing degrees are awarded each academic year. Average tuition cost for nursing degree programs in KY is about $16,100.

Office and Clerical Services
Our directory contains 26 office and clerical services schools and colleges in Louisville, Lexington, Bowling Green, Newport, Hopkinsville, Henderson, Prestonsburg, and 13 other cities. About 900 office and clerical services diplomas are granted each academic year. Average tuition cost for office and clerical services programs in KY is about $12,500.

Welding
We reviewed 16 welding schools and colleges in Hazard, Paducah, Cumberland, Madisonville, Hopkinsville, Somerset, Florence, and 13 other cities. Approximately 1,600 welding degrees are granted each academic year. Average tuition for welding degree programs in KY: $12,400.

Work and Family Studies
Read about 25 work and family studies schools and colleges in Lexington, Louisville, Cumberland, Saint Catharine, Bowling Green, Henderson, Owensboro, and 20 more cities. About 1,000 work and family studies diplomas are granted each academic year. Average tuition cost for work and family studies degree programs in KY is approximately $16,000.

Quick College Search

Click to Search Colleges

search by college name, city, or state

Top Competitors










Other Nearby Colleges