Heartland Community College

1500 West Raab Road
Normal, IL 61761-9446
Tel: (309)268-8000
  • 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 5,286 students (39% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 33:1 is lower than the state community college average of 35:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is less than the state average of 40%.
  • Heartland Community College is the only community colleges within Mclean County, IL.
  • The nearest community college is Illinois Central College (29.50 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 162 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Heartland Community College(IL) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty162 staff123 staff
Heartland Community College Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 5,286 has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 33:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.27 is less than the state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has grown by 13% over five years.
Total Enrollment5,286 students3,999 students
Heartland Community College Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio33:135:1
Heartland Community College Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students2,073 students1,386 students
Heartland Community College Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students3,213 students2,613 students
Heartland Community College Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Heartland Community College Enrollment Breakdown IL All Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
2%
4%
Heartland Community College Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
2%
16%
Heartland Community College Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
4%
14%
Heartland Community College Black (2007-2016)
% White
85%
60%
Heartland Community College White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
3%
1%
Heartland Community College More (2011-2016)
% Non Resident races
1%
-
Heartland Community College Non Resident (2008-2013)
% Unknown races
3%
5%
Heartland Community College Ethnicity Breakdown IL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.270.59
Heartland Community College Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
25%
25%
Heartland Community College Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$30,700$32,200
Heartland Community College Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $8,070 is more than the state average of $7,978. The in-state tuition has grown by 5% over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $11,970 is more than the state average of $10,454. The out-state tuition has grown by 5% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$8,070$7,978
Heartland Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
Out-State Tuition Fees$11,970$10,454
Heartland Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid58%83%
Heartland Community College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Graduates$6,657$7,862
Heartland Community College Median debt for students who have completed (2009-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$3,525$4,000
Heartland Community College Median debt for students who have not completed (2009-2015)
Source: 2016 (or 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 $7,978 per year for in-state students and $10,454 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,527 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Illinois is 82%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Illinois community colleges have a diversity score of 0.59, which is lower than the national average of 0.65. The most diverse community college in Illinois is Kendall College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.