Hopkinsville Community College

Tel: (270)707-3700
3,750 students
Public institution
Our Mission is to provide quality two-year transfer programs, technical and semi-professional programs of two years or less, developmental and continuing education, and customized training services to local businesses and industries to improve the knowledge and skills of citizens and workers in the service area.
School Highlights
Hopkinsville Community College serves 3,750 students (44% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 40:1 is higher than the state community college average of 29:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 19%.
Hopkinsville Community College is one of 2 community colleges within Christian County, KY.
The nearest community college is Brown Mackie College-Hopkinsville (3.40 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 94 teachers has declined by 31% over five years.
College Hopkinsville Community College Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
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 94 staff
61 staff
Hopkinsville Community College Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 3,750 has grown by 11% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 40:1 has increased from 26:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.55 is less than the national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has grown by 12% over five years.
Total Enrollment 3,750 students 1,315 students
Hopkinsville Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 40:1
22:1
Hopkinsville Community College Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 1,654 students
815 students
Hopkinsville Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 2,096 students
1,061 students
Hopkinsville Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Hopkinsville Community College Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
1%
5%
Hopkinsville Community College Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
7%
20%
Hopkinsville Community College Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
24%
15%
Hopkinsville Community College Black (2006-2013)
% White
62%
49%
Hopkinsville Community College White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
3%
3%
Hopkinsville Community College More (2010-2013)
% Unknown races
3%
6%
Hopkinsville Community College Unknown (2006-2013)
Hopkinsville Community College Ethnicity Breakdown  Community College Average 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. 0.55 0.70
Hopkinsville Community College Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $3,456 is less than the state average of $5,590. The in-state tuition has grown by 10% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $12,096 is more than the state average of $10,086. The out-state tuition has grown by 13% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,456 $5,590
Hopkinsville Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $12,096 $10,086
Hopkinsville Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 96%
89%
Hopkinsville Community College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • HCC offers area residents the opportunity to obtain a quality postsecondary education without leaving home – and at a highly competitive tuition rate. Thus, whether your interest lies in transferring to a four-year institution, immediate entry into the work place, personal development and enrichment, or upgrading your tech skills for a better future, your education begins here. The highly qualified faculty and staff of Hopkinsville Community College are dedicated to helping students of all ages and walks of life succeed in accomplishing their objectives. A strong student services program will support your educational pursuit through an easy registration process, effective counseling, and a variety of scholarship and financial aid opportunities. The college provides quality two-year transfer programs, technical and semi-professional programs of two years or less, developmental and continuing education, and customized training services to local businesses and industries to improve the knowledge and skills of citizens and workers in the service area. Classes are conveniently offered at locations throughout the region, including Hopkinsville, Fort Campbell, Cadiz, Elkton and Princeton. In fact, Hopkinsville Community College offers more than 400 classes on our campuses every term. And, for those simply too busy with the ever-increasing demands of family and work to come to our classes, HCC, in partnership with KYVU, offers hundreds of Internet classes as well.

Nearby Schools

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • 271 students | 3.40 Mi4001 Fort Campbell Boulevard
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    (931)431-9700
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  • 579 students | 24.30 Mi1820 Business Park Dr
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    (931)553-0071
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  • Daymar College-Madisonville
    Private for-profit
    30 students | 32.90 Mi1105 National Mine Drive
    Madisonville, KY 42431
    (270)643-0312
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Did You Know?
For Kentucky public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,785 per year for in-state students and $12,252 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,847 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Kentucky 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 0.33, which is lower than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in Kentucky is ATA College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.