Hibbing Community College

Tel: (218)262-7200
  • 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 serves 1,302 students (59% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is lower than the state community college average of 30:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Black and American), which is more than the state average of 27%.
  • Hibbing Community College is one of 6 community colleges within Saint Louis County, MN.
  • The nearest community college is Mesabi Range College (18.80 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 56 teachers has declined by 50% over five years.
Hibbing Community College(MN) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelLess than 2 yrsFour or more years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty56 staff51 staff
Hibbing Community College Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 1,302 has declined by 11% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.17 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has declined by 22% over five years.
Total Enrollment1,302 students1,302 students
Hibbing Community College Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio23:130:1
Hibbing Community College Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students768 students768 students
Hibbing Community College Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students534 students534 students
Hibbing Community College Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Hibbing Community College Enrollment Breakdown MN All Enrollment Breakdown
Total Dormitory Capacity
-124
Hibbing Community College Dormitory Capacity (2014-2015)
% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
Hibbing Community College American Indian/Alaskan (2007-2016)
% Asian
1%
5%
Hibbing Community College Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
1%
5%
Hibbing Community College Hispanic (2009-2016)
% Black
2%
8%
Hibbing Community College Black (2007-2016)
% White
91%
73%
Hibbing Community College White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
3%
3%
Hibbing Community College More (2011-2016)
% Unknown races
1%
5%
Hibbing Community College Ethnicity Breakdown MN All Ethnic Groups 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.0.170.45
Hibbing Community College Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
35%
30%
Hibbing Community College Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$39,200$35,800
Hibbing Community College Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $5,309 is less than the state average of $6,979. The in-state tuition has grown by 5% over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $6,491 is less than the state average of $7,514. The out-state tuition has grown by 5% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$5,309$6,979
Hibbing Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
Out-State Tuition Fees$6,491$7,514
Hibbing Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid90%89%
Hibbing Community College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Graduates$12,000$15,511
Hibbing Community College Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$6,500$7,600
Hibbing Community College Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Source: 2016 (or 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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Did You Know?
For Saint Louis County, MN public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $5,272 per year for in-state students and $7,101 for out-of-state students. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Saint Louis County, MN 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 0.24, which is lower than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Saint Louis County, MN is Mesabi Range College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.