Kauai Community College

3-1901 Kaumualii Hwy, Lihue,
HI, 96766-9591
Tel: (808)245-8311
1,495 students
Public institution

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Kauai Community College is situated on the island of Kauai, the northernmost and oldest of the major Hawaiian islands. It is a 2-year public community college and the only college on the island. Its 200-acre campus is located just west of the major town of Lihue. Kauai Community College is committed to the students and community that it serves.
School Highlights:
Kauai Community College serves 1,495 students (38% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 86%.
Kauai Community College is the only community colleges within Kauai County, HI.

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Kauai 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 1,495 teachers has grown by 42% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.76 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has grown by 80% over five years.
Total Enrollment
1,495 students
1,272 students
# Full-Time Students
571 students
827 students
# Part-Time Students 924 students
1,016 students
% American Indian/Alaskan -
1%
% Asian 32%
2%
% Hawaiian 10%
1%
% Hispanic 13%
7%
% Black -
12%
% White 16%
66%
% Two or more races 29%
2%
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. 0.76
0.45

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $2,484 is less than the state average of $6,030. The in-state tuition has grown by 26% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $7,164 is less than the state average of $10,175. The out-state tuition has grown by 8% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $2,484 $6,030
Out-State Tuition Fees $7,164 $10,175
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

Kauai Community College is situated on the island of Kauai, the northernmost and oldest of the major Hawaiian islands. It is a 2-year public community college and the only college on the island. Its 200-acre campus is located just west of the major town of Lihue. Kauai Community College is committed to the students and community that it serves. The University Center at Kaua`i Community College offers Kaua`i residents opportunities to pursue college degrees at the bachelor's and master's levels and to work toward specialized certificate programs offered through the University of Hawai`i system. Kaua'i Community College provides a transfer-level liberal arts education, but also offers a variety of vocational and professional training programs. Four-year and graduate degrees are offered through the University Center.

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