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HCC- Highline
Location Des Moines, WA
Setting Large Suburban
Enrollment 4,684
Type Public 2 Year
National Ranking
Religious Affiliation -
Status Non-profit
Website highline.edu
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HCC- Highline
Tuition (In State) $3,527
Tuition (Out of State) $3,527
Room & Board $12,660
Avg Net Price $11,072
Avg Grant Aid $6,054
% Receiving Grant Aid 50%


HCC- Highline
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Applied -
Admitted -
Acceptance Rate Open
Enrolled % Open
Avg High School GPA -
Typical High School Grades -
Admissions Standards Unavailable
Applicant Competition
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HCC- Highline
Student to Faculty Ratio 14:1
Popular Majors
  • Liberal Arts and Humanities (38%)
  • Health Professions (27%)
  • Business (19%)
  • Computer and Information Sciences (6%)
  • Physical Sciences (3%)


HCC- Highline
Graduation Rate -
Median Earnings (After 10 years) $39,300
Making Student Loan Payments 36%
Median Student Loan Debt $7,500
Median Loan Payment $77


HCC- Highline
% Men 37%
% Women 63%
Racial Diversity Very High
% White 33%
% Black 11%
% Hispanic 12%
% Native American 1%
% Pacific Islander 1%
% Two or More Races 10%
% International 8%
% Unknown Race 9%


HCC- Highline
% In-State 97%
% Out-of-State 2%


HCC- Highline
Campus Housing No
Freshman Dorm Required No
Meal Plan No
Weekend/Evening Classes Yes
Daycare Facility No
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Sources: U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov IPEDS and College Scorecard https://collegescorecard.ed.gov/