University of Hawaii Maui College

Tel: (808)984-3500
4,076 students
Public institution
Maui Community College is a learning-centered institution that provides affordable, high quality credit and non-credit educational opportunities to a diverse community of lifelong learners.
School Highlights
University of Hawaii Maui College serves 4,076 students (36% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 28:1 is lower than the state community college average of 31:1.
Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 87%.
University of Hawaii Maui College is the only community colleges within Maui County, HI.
The nearest community college is Kapiolani Community College (89.30 miles away).

School Overview

The teacher population of 146 teachers has declined by 26% over five years.
College University of Hawaii Maui College Community College Avg.
Carnegie Classification Associate of Arts Colleges Associate of Arts Colleges
Institution Level Four or more years At least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution Control Public institution Public
Total Faculty 146 staff
61 staff
University of Hawaii Maui College Total Faculty (2006-2013)

Student Body

The student population of 4,076 has grown by 24% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 28:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.79 is more than the national average of 0.70. The school's diversity has grown by 68% over five years.
Total Enrollment 4,076 students 1,315 students
University of Hawaii Maui College Total Enrollment (2006-2013)
Student : Teacher Ratio 28:1
22:1
University of Hawaii Maui College Student Staff (2006-2013)
# Full-Time Students 1,460 students
815 students
University of Hawaii Maui College Full-Time Students (2006-2013)
# Part-Time Students 2,616 students
1,061 students
University of Hawaii Maui College Part-Time Students (2006-2013)
University of Hawaii Maui College Enrollment Breakdown  Community College Average Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
26%
5%
University of Hawaii Maui College Asian (2006-2013)
% Hispanic
10%
20%
University of Hawaii Maui College Hispanic (2006-2013)
% Black
1%
15%
University of Hawaii Maui College Black (2007-2013)
% White
22%
49%
University of Hawaii Maui College White (2006-2013)
% Hawaiian
13%
-
University of Hawaii Maui College Hawaiian (2010-2013)
% Two or more races
26%
3%
University of Hawaii Maui College More (2010-2013)
% Unknown races
1%
6%
% Non Resident races
1%
1%
University of Hawaii Maui College Non Resident (2006-2013)
University of Hawaii Maui 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. 0.79 0.70
University of Hawaii Maui College Diversity Score (2006-2013)

Finances and Admission

The in-state tuition of $2,670 is less than the state average of $5,590. The in-state tuition has grown by 19% over four years.
The out-state tuition of $7,422 is less than the state average of $10,086. The out-state tuition has declined by 23% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $2,670 $5,590
University of Hawaii Maui College In-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
Out-State Tuition Fees $7,422 $10,086
University of Hawaii Maui College Out-State Tuition Fees (2006-2013)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 81%
89%
University of Hawaii Maui College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2006-2013)
Source: 2005 (latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Seeking a higher education on Maui will lead you to the doorstep of this fine college, an integral part of the University of Hawaii system. Established in 1966 to serve the local island community, MCC has expanded its vision globally and graduated students from all walks of life. Maui Community College serves the educational needs of residents of the three islands comprising Maui County: Molokai, Lana'i, and Maui. The College encompasses 78 acres at the Kahului site. The student population numbered about 3,000 students in Fall 2004. MCC offers an AA in Liberal Arts and an AS in Nursing, Human Services, and Electronic and Computer Engineering Technology (ECET). These are 2-year programs. The student may then transfer to a 4-year program or institution. MCC will soon be offering on-site one 4-year baccalaureate degree in Applied Business and Information Technology (ABIT). MCC offers you academic excellence in an island setting. Whether your passion is for hiking through Hana waterfalls and Haleakala volcano trails, or studying the pros surfing Jaws and windsurfing Hookipa, at MCC you can be assured of a well-rounded educational experience, both in and out of the classroom. MCC networked faculty to terminals connected to a DEC VAX Computer and established the first higher education cable television channel delivering instruction to its tri-isle service area in 1983. By 1988, the college constructed a tri-isle interactive television system and completed its Ka'a'ike Instructional Telecommunications facility housing its television and audio studios, digital media and electronic and computer engineering technology labs, and seven interactive tv classrooms. The college additionally began a National Center of Excellence for High Performance Computing applying personal computer cluster solutions to problems requiring high speed processing.

Nearby Schools

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Did You Know?
For Hawaii public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $2,495 per year for in-state students and $7,531 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $16,140 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Hawaii 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 0.77, which is higher than the national average of 0.52. The most diverse community college in Hawaii is University of Hawaii Maui College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.