Hopkinsville Community College

  • Our Mission is to provide quality two-year transfer programs, technical and semi-professional programs of two years or less, developmental and continuing education, and customized training services to local businesses and industries to improve the knowledge and skills of citizens and workers in the service area.
School Highlights
  • Hopkinsville Community College serves 3,566 students (42% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 37:1 is higher than the state community college average of 26:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 15%.
  • Hopkinsville Community College is one of 2 community colleges within Christian County, KY.
  • The nearest community college is Brown Mackie College-Hopkinsville (3.40 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 97 teachers has declined by 29% over five years.
Hopkinsville Community College (KY) Community College Avg.
Institution Level At least 2 but less than 4 years Four or more years
Institution Control Public Public
Total Faculty 97 staff 78 staff
Hopkinsville Community College Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 3,566 has declined by 8% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 37:1 has increased from 29:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.49 is more than the state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has declined by 9% over five years.
Total Enrollment 3,566 students 2,227 students
Hopkinsville Community College Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio 37:1 26:1
Hopkinsville Community College Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students 1,489 students 565 students
Hopkinsville Community College Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students 2,077 students 1,662 students
Hopkinsville Community College Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
Hopkinsville Community College Enrollment Breakdown KY All Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
1%
1%
Hopkinsville Community College Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
8%
3%
Hopkinsville Community College Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
17%
8%
Hopkinsville Community College Black (2007-2016)
% White
69%
85%
Hopkinsville Community College White (2007-2016)
% Two or more races
3%
2%
Hopkinsville Community College More (2011-2016)
% Unknown races
2%
1%
Hopkinsville Community College Ethnicity Breakdown KY 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. 0.49 0.27
Hopkinsville Community College Diversity Score (2007-2016)
College Completion Rate
21%
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Hopkinsville Community College Completion Rates for First-Time, Full-Time Students (2007-2015)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years) $30,200 -
Hopkinsville Community College Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $3,624 is less than the state average of $4,996. The in-state tuition has grown by 11% over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $12,456 is less than the state average of $12,836. The out-state tuition has grown by 11% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees $3,624 $4,996
Hopkinsville Community College In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
Out-State Tuition Fees $12,456 $12,836
Hopkinsville Community College Out-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid 97% 97%
Hopkinsville Community College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates $10,500 -
Hopkinsville Community College Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts $6,000 -
Hopkinsville Community College Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • HCC offers area residents the opportunity to obtain a quality postsecondary education without leaving home – and at a highly competitive tuition rate. Thus, whether your interest lies in transferring to a four-year institution, immediate entry into the work place, personal development and enrichment, or upgrading your tech skills for a better future, your education begins here. The highly qualified faculty and staff of Hopkinsville Community College are dedicated to helping students of all ages and walks of life succeed in accomplishing their objectives. A strong student services program will support your educational pursuit through an easy registration process, effective counseling, and a variety of scholarship and financial aid opportunities. The college provides quality two-year transfer programs, technical and semi-professional programs of two years or less, developmental and continuing education, and customized training services to local businesses and industries to improve the knowledge and skills of citizens and workers in the service area. Classes are conveniently offered at locations throughout the region, including Hopkinsville, Fort Campbell, Cadiz, Elkton and Princeton. In fact, Hopkinsville Community College offers more than 400 classes on our campuses every term. And, for those simply too busy with the ever-increasing demands of family and work to come to our classes, HCC, in partnership with KYVU, offers hundreds of Internet classes as well.

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Did You Know?
For Kentucky public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $4,996 per year for in-state students and $12,836 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $15,781 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Kentucky 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 0.27, which is lower than the national average of 0.66. The most diverse community college in Kentucky is Sullivan University. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.