University of Hawaii Maui College

310 W Kaahumanu Ave
Kahului, HI 96732-1617
Tel: (808)984-3500
  • Maui Community College is a learning-centered institution that provides affordable, high quality credit and non-credit educational opportunities to a diverse community of lifelong learners.
School Highlights
  • University of Hawaii Maui College serves 3,809 students (35% of students are full-time).
  • The college's student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is lower than the state community college average of 30:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 87%.
  • University of Hawaii Maui College is the only community colleges within Maui County, HI.
  • The nearest community college is Kapiolani Community College (89.30 miles away).

School Overview

  • The teacher population of 141 teachers has declined by 31% over five years.
University of Hawaii Maui College(HI) Community College Avg.
Institution LevelFour or more yearsAt least 2 but less than 4 years
Institution ControlPublicPublic
Total Faculty141 staff129 staff
University of Hawaii Maui College Total Faculty (2007-2016)

Student Body

  • The student population of 3,809 has declined by 13% over five years.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.76 is equal to the state average of 0.76. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Total Enrollment3,809 students3,809 students
University of Hawaii Maui College Total Enrollment (2007-2016)
Student : Teacher Ratio27:130:1
University of Hawaii Maui College Student Staff Ratio (2007-2016)
# Full-Time Students1,325 students1,325 students
University of Hawaii Maui College Full-Time Students (2007-2016)
# Part-Time Students2,484 students2,484 students
University of Hawaii Maui College Part-Time Students (2007-2016)
University of Hawaii Maui College Enrollment Breakdown HI All Enrollment Breakdown
% Asian
University of Hawaii Maui College Asian (2007-2016)
% Hispanic
University of Hawaii Maui College Hispanic (2007-2016)
% Black
University of Hawaii Maui College Black (2008-2016)
% White
University of Hawaii Maui College White (2007-2016)
% Hawaiian
University of Hawaii Maui College Hawaiian (2011-2016)
% Two or more races
University of Hawaii Maui College More (2011-2016)
% Non Resident races
University of Hawaii Maui College Non Resident (2007-2013)
University of Hawaii Maui College Ethnicity Breakdown HI All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.760.76
University of Hawaii Maui College Diversity Score (2007-2016)
Average Graduate Earnings (10 Years)$33,400$33,900
University of Hawaii Maui College Average and Median Earnings, Disaggregated by Student Subgroups (2008-2013)

Finances and Admission

  • The public in-state tuition of $2,862 is more than the state average of $2,815. The in-state tuition has grown by 16% over four years.
  • The public out-state tuition of $7,710 is more than the state average of $7,663. The out-state tuition has declined by 20% over four years.
In-State Tuition Fees$2,862$2,815
University of Hawaii Maui College In-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
Out-State Tuition Fees$7,710$7,663
University of Hawaii Maui College Out-State Tuition Fees (2007-2016)
% Students Receiving Some Financial Aid75%71%
University of Hawaii Maui College % Students Receiving Some Financial Aid (2007-2016)
Median Debt for Graduates$14,000$7,750
University of Hawaii Maui College Median debt for students who have completed (2007-2015)
Median Debt for Dropouts$9,500$4,750
University of Hawaii Maui College Median debt for students who have not completed (2007-2015)
Source: 2016 (or latest year available) IPEDS

School Notes

  • Seeking a higher education on Maui will lead you to the doorstep of this fine college, an integral part of the University of Hawaii system. Established in 1966 to serve the local island community, MCC has expanded its vision globally and graduated students from all walks of life. Maui Community College serves the educational needs of residents of the three islands comprising Maui County: Molokai, Lana'i, and Maui. The College encompasses 78 acres at the Kahului site. The student population numbered about 3,000 students in Fall 2004. MCC offers an AA in Liberal Arts and an AS in Nursing, Human Services, and Electronic and Computer Engineering Technology (ECET). These are 2-year programs. The student may then transfer to a 4-year program or institution. MCC will soon be offering on-site one 4-year baccalaureate degree in Applied Business and Information Technology (ABIT). MCC offers you academic excellence in an island setting. Whether your passion is for hiking through Hana waterfalls and Haleakala volcano trails, or studying the pros surfing Jaws and windsurfing Hookipa, at MCC you can be assured of a well-rounded educational experience, both in and out of the classroom. MCC networked faculty to terminals connected to a DEC VAX Computer and established the first higher education cable television channel delivering instruction to its tri-isle service area in 1983. By 1988, the college constructed a tri-isle interactive television system and completed its Ka'a'ike Instructional Telecommunications facility housing its television and audio studios, digital media and electronic and computer engineering technology labs, and seven interactive tv classrooms. The college additionally began a National Center of Excellence for High Performance Computing applying personal computer cluster solutions to problems requiring high speed processing.

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For Hawaii public community colleges, the average tuition is approximately $2,815 per year for in-state students and $7,663 for out-of-state students. For private community colleges, the average yearly tuition is approximately $16,950 per year. Read more about average community college tuition costs across the country.

Hawaii community colleges have a diversity score of 0.76, which is higher than the national average of 0.67. The most diverse community college in Hawaii is Hawaii Community College. Read more about community college diversity statistics in the USA.