Overview

Student Population
57,200
Houston Community College overview
Location Houston, Texas
Online hccs.edu
School Type Public 2 Year
Houston Community College overview
Size Large
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing No
Level of Study Undergrad

Located in Houston, Texas, Houston Community College is a large two year community college offering undergraduate programs. Houston Community College has an open admission policy which permits enrollment by any high school graduate or GED holding student.  16,718 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 40,482 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $2,280 plus fees of $1,080.


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Admission Requirements
Open Admission

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Annual Cost to Attend

In District Resident Tuition
$744
In District Costs for Houston Community College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$2,250
Other Fees$1,080
Estimated Off Campus Cost of Living $8,400
Other Expenses Budget$4,190
Total One Year Cost$16,664
Texas Resident Tuition
$2,280
In State Costs for Houston Community College
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$2,250
Other Fees$1,080
Estimated Off Campus Cost of Living $8,400
Budget for Other Expenses$4,190
Total One Year Cost$18,200

Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$38,200 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
Data Not Available

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Houston Community College students
Subject Percent of Class
Liberal Arts and Humanities 48%
Business 16%
Health Professions 13%
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting 5%
Computer and Information Sciences 4%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=225423 IPEDS survey data for Houston Community College.