Hibbing Community College-A Technical And Community College

Tel: (218)262-7200
1,315 students
Public institution
Hibbing Community College, a technical & community college, provides excellence in lifelong educational and career opportunities in a responsive learning environment.
School Highlights:
Hibbing Community College-A Technical And Community College serves 1,315 students (67% of students are full-time).
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 24%.
Hibbing Community College-A Technical And Community College is one of 6 community colleges within Saint Louis County, MN.
The nearest community college is Mesabi Range Community and Technical College (18.8 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of - teachers has declined by 100% over five years.
Hibbing Community College-A Technical And 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 1,315 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has grown by 15% over five years.
Total Enrollment
1,315 students
1,287 students
Hibbing Community College-A Technical And Community College Total Enrollment (2006-2012)
# Full-Time Students
876 students
832 students
Hibbing Community College-A Technical And Community College Full-Time Students (2006-2012)
# Part-Time Students 439 students
1,021 students
Hibbing Community College-A Technical And Community College Part-Time Students (2006-2012)
Hibbing Community College-A Technical And Community College sch enrollment Hibbing Community College-A Technical And Community College sta enrollment
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
% Asian
-
2%
Hibbing Community College-A Technical And Community College Asian (2006-2011)
% Hawaiian
- 1%
% Hispanic
2%
7%
Hibbing Community College-A Technical And Community College Hispanic (2008-2012)
% Black
3%
12%
Hibbing Community College-A Technical And Community College Black (2006-2012)
% White
92%
66%
Hibbing Community College-A Technical And Community College White (2006-2012)
% Two or more races
3%
2%
Hibbing Community College-A Technical And Community College More (2010-2012)
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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. 0.15 0.45
Hibbing Community College-A Technical And Community College Diversity Score (2006-2012)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $5,293 is less than the state average of $5,940. The in-state tuition has grown by 14% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $6,475 is less than the state average of $10,072. The out-state tuition has grown by 12% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $5,293 $5,940
Hibbing Community College-A Technical And Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Out-State Tuition Fees $6,475 $10,072
Hibbing Community College-A Technical And Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2009-2012)
Source: 2012 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes:

HCC has been providing quality higher education since 1918. Although much has changed over the years, a quality education and a concern for student success remains at the heart of what we do. HCC is noted for its high-quality transfer and technical education, and excellent facilities, faculty, staff, and support systems. Innovative programs, partnerships with business and industry, alliances with community members and other educational institutions combined with a high-energy, on-campus environment have poised our college for the future. Hibbing Community College encourages students to use their talents and interests outside the classroom as well as in class. College activities are an important part of student development, creating a well-balanced program of involvement and learning. Hibbing Community College is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

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