Harford Community College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

401 Thomas Run Road

Bel Air, MD 21015

(410) 836-4107

Fax: (410) 836-4169

Contact: Brian Hammond

Coordinator of Admissions
Main Address

401 Thomas Run Road

Bel Air, MD 21015

(410) 836-4000


Total undergrads: 6,214

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 1,202

Degree-seeking undergrads: 4,936


Suburban setting

Small city (50,000 – 249,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Some restrictions apply for applicants under 16 years old and international students. Nursing program has specific selection criteria. Students with a SAT score of 550 or higher in the critical reading portion or the math section will be exempt from the corresponding Accuplacer section of the assessment.

College Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences

Agricultural Business A
Equestrian/Equine Studies A
Horticultural Services A
Landscaping A
Turf Management A

Arts, Visual & Performing

Arts – General A
Commercial Photography A,C
Design/Visual Communications A,C
Fine/Studio Arts A
Interior Design A,C
Music – General A
Theater Design/Stagecraft A

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology A

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting Technology A,C
Business – General A
Business Administration/Management A,C
Management Information Systems A
Professional golf management A

Communications & Journalism

Mass Communications/Media Studies A,C

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Programming – Specific Applications C
Computer Science A
Computer/Information Sciences – General A
Computer/Systems Security A


Chemistry Teacher Education A
Early Childhood Education A
Education – General A
Elementary Education A
Mathematics Education A
Physics Teacher Education A
Secondary Education A


Engineering – General A

Engineering Technologies

CAD/CADD Drafting/Design A
Engineering Technology – General A

English Language & Literature

English Language & Literature – General A

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Electroencephalograph Technology A
Massage Therapy A
Medical Assistance A,C
Medical Office Assistant C
Nursing (RN) A
Nursing – Practical C


History – General A

Law & Legal Studies

Law & Legal Studies – General A
Paralegal/Legal Assistance C

Liberal Arts & Sciences

General Studies A


Mathematics – General A

Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies

Historic Preservation/Conservation A

Natural Resources & Conservation

Environmental Science A
Environmental Studies A,C

Philosophy & Religion

Philosophy A

Physical Sciences

Chemistry A
Physics A


Psychology – General A

Public Administration & Services

Social Work A

Science Technologies

Histotechnology A
Science Laboratory Technology A

Security & Protective Services

Police Science A

Social Sciences

Anthropology A
International Relations A
Political Science/Government A
Sociology A

Degrees, certificates and diplomas for each major are designated by the following letters:

    A = Associate degree
    B = Bachelor’s degree
    C = Certificate or diploma

*We do not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

Harford Community College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (443) 412-2000
Website: www.harford.edu
Type of School: 2-year, Public
Apply Online: https://www.harford.edu/admissions/apply-now.aspx
Address: 401 Thomas Run Rd, Bel Air, MD 21015-1698
Setting: Rural: Fringe
Campus Housing: No

Students & Programs

Student Population: 5,705
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): %
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 18 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 3,292 (58% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $6,065
Out-of-state Tuition: $8,302
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 57%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $4,324

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students. Financial aid is available to those who qualify.

Harford Community College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Harford Community College.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences 2
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 134
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs 1
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services 11
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 32
Education 29
Engineering 1
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 43
Health Professions and Related Programs 43
Legal Professions and Studies 11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 2
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 21
Natural Resources and Conservation 21
Science Technologies/Technicians 11
Visual and Performing Arts 34
Grand total 3834

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Harford Community College and how many students are receiving scholarships, grants, or loans as financial aid to help cover the costs of tuition.

Undergraduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $6,065
Out-of-state $8,302
Books and supplies $1,300

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees 2019-2020
In-state $0
Out-of-state $0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2018-2019

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid 426 57%
Grant or scholarship aid 349 47% $4,324
Student loan aid 108 14% $5,250

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 2,276 39% $3,094
Federal student loans 657 11% $5,494

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Harford Community College. Find out how many students apply and how many are accepted. View a graphical breakdown of the gender, age, and ethnicity of currently enrolled Harford Community College students.

Admissions Considerations

Required Recommended Optional
Secondary school GPA
Secondary school rank
Secondary school record
Completion of college-preparatory program
Formal demonstration of competencies
Admission test scores
Other Test (Wonderlic, WISC-III, etc.)
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language

Harford Community College Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 5,705
Undergraduate enrollment 5,705
Graduate enrollment 0

Undergraduate Attendance

Undergraduate Gender

Undergraduate Age

Undergraduate Race/Ethnicity

Undergraduate Distance Education

Undergraduates taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Graduate Distance Education

Graduate students taking 100%, Some, or No Distance Education

Harford Community College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
  • Maryland Board of Nursing
    • Registered Nursing Programs
    • Practical Nursing Programs

*General information for this school has been gathered from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) database, a service provided by the U.S. Department of Education. CollegeAtlas.org does not guarantee the accuracy of information on this page. All information is subject to change. You should confirm all information with a college admissions officer.

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