Howard County Community Colleges

There are 2 community colleges in Howard County, Maryland, serving 10,886 students.
For Maryland community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $5,632 per year for in-state students and $7,656 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $20,111 per year (view national tuition costs).
Maryland community colleges have a diversity score of 0.67, which is higher than the national average of 0.52 (view national diversity statistics).
Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Black), and the student:teacher ratio is 25:1.

Howard County Community Colleges

  • College Location Students
  • 10,223 students10901 Little Patuxent Pkwy
    ColumbiaMD 21044
    (443)518-1000
    10,223
  • 663 students9325 Snowden River Pky
    ColumbiaMD 21046
    (410)290-7100
    663
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