Heartland Community College

1500 West Raab Road
Normal, IL 61761
Tel: (309)268-8000
5,215 students
Public institution
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 5,215 students (43% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 33:1 is higher than the community college average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Heartland Community College is the only community colleges within McLean County, IL.
The nearest community college is Illinois Central College (29.5 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 160 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Heartland 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 160 staff
59 staff
Heartland Community College Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 5,215 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 33:1 has increased from 30:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.24 is less than the state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has declined by 11% over five years.
Total Enrollment
5,215 students
1,282 students
Heartland Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 33:1
22:1
Heartland Community College student staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students
2,241 students
810 students
Heartland Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 2,974 students
1,017 students
Heartland Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
Heartland Community College Enrollment Breakdown Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
2%
2%
Heartland Community College Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
6%
7%
Heartland Community College Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
10%
12%
Heartland Community College Black (2006-2013)
% White
75%
57%
Heartland Community College White (2006-2013)
% Two or more races
3%
2%
Heartland Community College More (2010-2013)
% Unknown races
2%
3%
Heartland Community College Unknown (2009-2013)
% Non Resident races
1%
2%
Heartland Community College non_resident (2006-2013)
Heartland 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. 0.24 0.53
Heartland Community College Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $8,070 is more than the state average of $5,740. The in-state tuition has grown by 20% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $11,970 is more than the state average of $10,294. The out-state tuition has grown by 20% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $8,070 $5,740
Out-State Tuition Fees $11,970 $10,294
Heartland Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 60%
89%
Heartland Community College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2013 (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.

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Did You Know?
For Illinois public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $7,269 per year for in-state students and $9,320 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $16,043 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Illinois is 79%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Illinois 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 0.66, which is higher than the national average of 0.53. The most diverse community college in Illinois is City Colleges of Chicago-Harold Washington College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.