Holyoke Community College

School Highlights

Holyoke Community College serves 4,849 students (41% of students are full-time).
The college's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the state community college average of 10:1.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 52%.

Top Rankings

Holyoke Community College ranks among the top 20% of community colleges in Massachusetts for:

School Overview

The teacher population of 562 teachers has grown by 116% over five years.
Holyoke Community College(MA) Community College Avg.
Carnegie ClassificationAssociate's Colleges: High Transfer-High TraditionalAssociate's Colleges: Mixed Transfer/Vocational & Technical-High Traditional
Institution LevelAt least 2 but less than 4 yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty562 staff285 staff
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Student Body

The student population of Holyoke Community College has declined by 26% over five years.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has decreased from 26:1 over five years.
The Holyoke Community College diversity score of 0.61 is less than the state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment4,849 students2,446 students
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:110:1
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# Full-Time Students1,998 students1,218 students
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# Part-Time Students2,851 students1,228 students
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% Asian
3%
5%
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% Hispanic
27%
20%
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% Black
6%
15%
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% White
56%
48%
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% Two or more races
4%
3%
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% Non Resident races
1%
2%
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% Unknown races
3%
7%
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Diversity Score0.610.70
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College Completion Rate
20%
19%
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Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$32,100$35,500
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Tuition Cost and Acceptance Rate

The public in-state tuition of $3,838 is less than the state average of $6,343. The in-state tuition has declined by 14% over four years.
The public out-state tuition of $8,782 is less than the state average of $10,767. The out-state tuition has declined by 7% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$3,838$6,343
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Out-State Tuition Fees$8,782$10,767
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% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid79%81%
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Median Debt for Graduates$8,175$11,900
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Median Debt for Dropouts$3,152$5,500
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Source: 2020 (or latest year available) IPEDS

Nearby Schools

The nearest community college to Holyoke Community College is Springfield Technical Community College (7.0 miles away).
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