Holyoke Community College

Tel: (413)552-2000
6,604 students
Public institution
School Highlights
Holyoke Community College serves 6,604 students (46% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is equalto than the state community college average of 26:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 39%.
Holyoke Community College is one of 3 community colleges within Hampden County, MA.
The nearest community college is Springfield Technical Community College (7.00 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 255 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
College Holyoke Community College (MA) 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 Private, non-profit
Total Faculty 255 staff
90 staff

Student Body

The student population of 6,604 has declined by 11% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has decreased from 29:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.42 is less than the state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has declined by 8% over five years.
Total Enrollment 6,604 students 2,021 students
Student : Teacher Ratio 26:1
26:1
# Full-Time Students 3,017 students
758 students
# Part-Time Students 3,587 students
1,479 students
% Asian
2%
5%
% Hispanic
13%
12%
% Black
4%
11%
% White
75%
61%
% Two or more races
2%
1%
% Unknown races
3%
10%
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. 0.42 0.59

Finances and Admission

The public in-state tuition of $3,574 is less than the state average of $4,178. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $8,518 is less than the state average of $9,266. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,574 $4,178
Out-State Tuition Fees $8,518 $9,266
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 81%
89%
Source: 2014 (latest year available) IPEDS

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Did You Know?
For Massachusetts public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,178 per year for in-state students and $9,266 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $18,882 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Massachusetts is 75%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Massachusetts 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 0.59, which is higher than the national average of 0.50. The most diverse community college in Massachusetts is New England College of Business and Finance. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.