Heartland Community College

1500 West Raab Road, Normal
IL, 61761-9446
Tel: (309)268-8000
5,456 students
Public institution

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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 5,456 students (43% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 38%.
Heartland Community College is the only community colleges within McLean County, IL.

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Heartland Community College 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

Student Body

The student population of 5,456 teachers has grown by 13% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 30:1 has decreased from 31:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.24 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has declined by 11% over five years.
Total Enrollment
5,456 students
1,287 students
Heartland Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
2,345 students
832 students
Heartland Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 3,111 students
1,021 students
Heartland Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Heartland Community College sch enrollment Heartland Community College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
- 1%
% Asian
1%
2%
Heartland Community College Asian (2006-2012)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
4%
7%
Heartland Community College Hispanic (2006-2012)
% Black
5%
12%
Heartland Community College Black (2006-2012)
% White
87%
66%
Heartland Community College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
1%
2%
Heartland Community College More (2010-2012)
Heartland Community College sch ethnicity Heartland Community College sta ethnicity
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. 0.24 0.45
Heartland Community College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $7,890 is more than the state average of $5,940. The in-state tuition has grown by 43% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $11,700 is more than the state average of $10,072. The out-state tuition has grown by 43% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $7,890 $5,940
Heartland Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $11,700 $10,072
Heartland Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (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.

Get admissions information on Heartland Community College and online degrees at CampusExplorer.com.

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