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:www.highland.edu/admissions/forms.asp
Address:2998 W Pearl City Rd, Freeport, IL 61032-9341
Setting:32
Campus Housing:No

Students & Programs

Student Population:1,857
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:15 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:1,334 (72% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$5,655
Out-of-state Tuition:$5,751
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:80%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$4,393

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Highland Community College Programs

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences53
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services53
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services2
Education21
Engineering1
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields21
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences21
Health Professions and Related Programs54
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities2
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians63
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1
Personal and Culinary Services2
Precision Production1
Transportation and Materials Moving1
Visual and Performing Arts11
Grand total3323

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services1
Grand total1

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 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 Fees2016-2017
In-state$5,655
Out-of-state$5,751
Books and supplies$950

Graduate Student Tuition

Average tuition and fees for academic year:

Tuition and Fees2016-2017
In-state$0
Out-of-state$0

Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2015-2016

Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Any student financial aid26980%
Grant or scholarship aid25275%$4,393
Student loan aid4814%$3,448

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid87549%$4,253
Federal student loans27115%$4,355

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.

Undergraduate Admissions, Fall 2017

TotalMaleFemale
Number of applicants000
Percent admitted%%%
Percent admitted who enrolled%%%

Admissions Considerations

RequiredRecommendedOptional
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 2017

Total Enrollment1,857
Undergraduate enrollment1,857
Graduate enrollment0

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 North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Specialized institution accreditations:

    *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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