Hibbing Community College

  • 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 1,118 students (52% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is lower than the state community college average of 29:1.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 37%.

Top Placements

Hibbing Community College places among the top 20% of community colleges in Minnesota for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 56 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Hibbing Community College(MN) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationBaccalaureate / Associates CollegesBaccalaureate / Associates Colleges
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty56 staff62 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Hibbing Community College has declined by 14% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The Hibbing Community College diversity score of 0.38 is less than the state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has grown by 123% over five years.
Total Enrollment1,118 students1,118 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:129:1
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# Full-Time Students576 students828 students
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# Part-Time Students542 students691 students
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Total Dormitory Capacity
118116
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% American Indian/Alaskan
1%
1%
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% Asian
1%
6%
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% Hispanic
3%
6%
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% Black
6%
11%
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% White
78%
63%
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% Two or more races
4%
4%
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% Non Resident races
4%
3%
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% Unknown races
3%
6%
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Diversity Score0.380.58
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College Completion Rate
41%
32%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$39,200$35,400
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Finances and Admission

The public in-state tuition of $5,309 is less than the state average of $6,812. The in-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $6,491 is less than the state average of $7,362. The out-state tuition has stayed relatively flat over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$5,309$6,812
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Out-State Tuition Fees$6,491$7,362
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid86%85%
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Median Debt for Graduates$12,000$13,350
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Median Debt for Dropouts$6,975$7,508
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Source: 2019 (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.

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Hibbing Community College is Mesabi Range College (18.8 miles away).
  • College Location Mi. Students
  • 1,373 students | 18.80 Mi1001 Chestnut St W
    Virginia MN  55792
    (800) 657-3860
    18.801,373
  • 1,373 students | 18.80 Mi1100 Industrial Park Drive
    Eveleth MN  55734
    (218) 744-7506
    18.801,373
  • 1,195 students | 29.60 Mi1851 East Highway 169
    Grand Rapids MN  55744
    (218) 322-2300
    29.601,195
  • 5,281 students | 57.30 Mi2101 Trinity Rd
    Duluth MN  55811
    (800) 432-2884
    57.305,281
  • 660 students | 60.50 Mi1900 East Camp Street
    Ely MN  55731
    (218) 235-2100
    60.50660
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Did You Know?
For Minnesota public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $6,812 per year for in-state students and $7,362 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $17,088 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

The average community college acceptance rate in Minnesota is 81%. Read more about national community college acceptance rates.

Minnesota community colleges have a diversity score of 0.58, which is lower than the national average of 0.73. The most diverse community college in Minnesota is Saint Paul College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.