Heartland Community College

1500 West Raab Road
Normal, IL 61761-9446
Tel: (309)268-8000
5,286 students
Public institution
  • Heartland Community College provides access to higher education and excellence in teaching and learning. HCC graduates transfer to over 500 colleges and universities throughout the United States.
School Highlights
Heartland Community College serves 5,286 students (39% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 33:1 is lower than the state community college average of 36:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is less than the state average of 39%.
Heartland Community College is the only community colleges within McLean County, IL.
The nearest community college is Illinois Central College (29.50 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 162 teachers has declined by 14% over five years.
College Heartland Community College (IL) Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 162 staff 121 staff
Heartland Community College Total Faculty (2006-2014)

Student Body

The student population of 5,286 has declined by 5% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 33:1 has increased from 30:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.27 is less than the state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has declined by 22% over five years.
Total Enrollment 5,286 students 3,207 students
Heartland Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2014)
Student : Teacher Ratio 33:1 36:1
Heartland Community College Student Staff Ratio (2006-2014)
# Full-Time Students 2,073 students 1,118 students
Heartland Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2014)
# Part-Time Students 3,213 students 2,604 students
Heartland Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2014)
Heartland Community College Enrollment Breakdown IL All Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
2%
4%
Heartland Community College Asian (2006-2014)
% Hispanic
2%
15%
Heartland Community College Hispanic (2006-2014)
% Black
4%
14%
Heartland Community College Black (2006-2014)
% White
85%
61%
Heartland Community College White (2006-2014)
% Two or more races
3%
1%
Heartland Community College More (2010-2014)
% Non Resident races
1%
-
Heartland Community College Non Resident (2007-2012)
% Unknown races
3%
5%
Heartland Community College Ethnicity Breakdown IL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity ScoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. 0.27 0.58
Heartland Community College Diversity Score (2006-2014)

Finances and Admission

The public in-state tuition of $7,890 is more than the state average of $7,252. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $11,700 is more than the state average of $9,471. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $7,890 $7,252
Heartland Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
Out-State Tuition Fees $11,700 $9,471
Heartland Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2014)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 58% 82%
Heartland Community College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2014)
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Heartland Community College provides access to higher education and excellence in teaching and learning. HCC graduates transfer to over 500 colleges and universities throughout the United States.

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Did You Know?
For Illinois public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $7,252 per year for in-state students and $9,471 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,180 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Illinois is 78%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Illinois community colleges have a diversity scoreThe chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body. of 0.58, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Illinois is Kendall College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.