Highland Community College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

606 West Main Street

Highland, KS 66035-0068

(785) 442-6020

Fax: (785) 442-6106



Contact: Cheryl Rasmussen

Vice President for Student Services
Main Address

606 West Main Street

Highland, KS 66035

(785) 442-6000

www.highlandcc.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 2,926

Degree-seeking undergrads: 1,689

Setting

Rural setting

Rural community (under 2,500)

Residential campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Out-of-state applicants must be in top two-thirds of graduating class or have 14 ACT or 660 SAT (exclusive of Writing). Placement tests determine program eligibility.


College Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences

Agricultural Business A
Agricultural Economics A
Agriculture – General A

Arts, Visual & Performing

Commercial Photography A
Drama/Theater Arts A
Fine/Studio Arts A
Music – General Performance A
Photography A

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biology A

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A
Business – General A,C
Business Administration/Management A
Marketing Management A

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer aided drafting A,C
Computer technology A,C

Construction Trades

Construction Trades – General A
Electrician A

Education

Early Childhood Education A,C
Education – General A
Elementary Education A
Secondary Education A
Special Education B

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Health Services – General A,C
Medical Records Technology A
Nursing – Practical A,C
Nursing Assistance A,C

History

History – General A

Liberal Arts & Sciences

General Studies A

Mathematics

Mathematics – General A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Auto Body Repair A,C
Automotive Technology A,C
Diesel Mechanics A,C
Heating/A.C./Refrigeration Mechanics A,C
Industrial welding A,C

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Health/Physical Fitness A

Physical Sciences

Physical Sciences – General A

Psychology

Psychology – General A

Security & Protective Services

Law Enforcement Administration A
Security/Loss Prevention 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.

Highland Community College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (815) 235-6121
Website: www.highland.edu
Type of School: 2-year, Public
Apply Online: https://highland.edu/admissions/new-students/apply-online/
Address: 2998 W Pearl City Rd, Freeport, IL 61032-9341
Setting: Town: Distant
Campus Housing: No

Students & Programs

Student Population: 1,511
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): %
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 12 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 1,057 (70% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $6,654
Out-of-state Tuition: $6,654
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 77%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $4,826

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

Highland Community College Programs

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

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences 53
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 84
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services 1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 2
Education 21
Engineering 2
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 42
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences 21
Health Professions and Related Programs 64
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 2
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians 63
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 1
Personal and Culinary Services 2
Precision Production 1
Transportation and Materials Moving 1
Visual and Performing Arts 11
Grand total 4027

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Highland 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 $6,654
Out-of-state $6,654
Books and supplies $900

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 213 77%
Grant or scholarship aid 203 74% $4,826
Student loan aid 30 11% $3,845

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 777 49% $4,410
Federal student loans 204 13% $4,394

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Highland 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 Highland Community College students.

Admissions Considerations

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

Highland Community College Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 1,511
Undergraduate enrollment 1,511
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

Highland Community College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Higher Learning Commission

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

*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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