Hutchinson Community College

Tel: (620)665-3500
6,128 students
Public institution
The mission of the college is to expand the tradition of excellence through learning and collaboration.
School Highlights:
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Hutchinson Community College serves 6,128 students (38.69% of students are full-time).
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The college's student:teacher ratio of 30:1 is higher than the community college average of -:1.
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Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 33%.
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Hutchinson Community College is the only community colleges within Reno County, KS.
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The nearest community college is Hesston College (26.82 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 204 teachers has declined by 12% over five years.
Hutchinson 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 204 staff
61 staff
Hutchinson Community College Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 6,128 teachers has grown by 26% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 30:1 has increased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.17 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has declined by 15% over five years.
Total Enrollment 6,128 students 1,294 students
Hutchinson Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 30:1
21:1
Hutchinson Community College Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 2,371 students
822 students
Hutchinson Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 3,757 students
1,025 students
Hutchinson Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Hutchinson Community College Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
Hutchinson Community College American Indian/Alaskan (2006-2013)
% Asian
1%
2%
Hutchinson Community College Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
7%
7%
Hutchinson Community College Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
5%
12%
Hutchinson Community College Black (2006-2013)
% White
75%
57%
Hutchinson Community College White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
2% 2%
% Unknown races
8%
3%
Hutchinson Community College Unknown (2006-2013)
% Non Resident races
1%
2%
Hutchinson Community College Non Resident (2011-2013)
Hutchinson 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. 0.17 0.53
Hutchinson Community College Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $2,848 is less than the state average of $5,660. The in-state tuition has grown by 12% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $3,840 is less than the state average of $10,250. The out-state tuition has grown by 6% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $2,848 $5,694
Hutchinson Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $3,840 $10,252
Hutchinson Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Total Dormitory Capacity 550 252
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 90%
89%
Hutchinson Community College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Hutchinson Community College/Area Vocational School will be the premier, two-year educational institution in Kansas, delivering accessible opportunities for learning, growth and improved quality of life. Hutchinson Community College and Area Vocational School has a reputation for excellence that spans nearly 70 years. Evolving from a traditional "junior college" to a full service community college/vocational school, HCC serves nearly 5,000 credit students every semester with a like number of individuals involved in community service and non-credit activities. There are two residence halls, Elland Hall and Kent Hall, providing on-campus housing for 391 students. They are conveniently located one block from the main campus. Services include commercial laundry machines, change and vending machines, TV lounges, microwaves on every floor and a cable TV outlet receiving 55 stations in each room, Roadrunner Internet access in each room, kitchenette and keycard access to the halls. Hutchinson Community College and Area Vocational School is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association.

Nearby Schools:

  • College Location Mi. Students
  • Hesston
    Hesston College
    Private not-for-profit
    301 South Main
    HesstonKS 67062
    (620)327-4221
    26.82 Mi | 445 students
  • Wichita
    8111 E. 32nd Street North Suite 103
    WichitaKS 67226
    (316)609-4100
    43.15 Mi | 337 students
  • Wichita
    Vatterott College-Wichita
    Private for-profit
    8853 E. 37th Street N.
    WichitaKS 67226
    (316)634-0066
    43.22 Mi | 174 students
  • Wichita
    7309 East 21st Street North Suite G-40
    WichitaKS 67206
    (316)448-5400
    43.46 Mi | 375 students
  • Wichita
    4004 N Webb Rd. Bldg 100
    WichitaKS 67226
    (316)677-9400
    43.49 Mi | 2,934 students
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Did You Know?
For Kansas public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,243 per year for in-state students and $5,164 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $13,701 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.
Kansas 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 0.52, which is higher than the national average of 0.48. The most diverse community college in Kansas is Wright Career College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.