Hocking College

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General Information

Admission Office

3301 Hocking Parkway

Nelsonville, OH 45764-9704

(740) 753-7049

(800) 282-4163

Fax: (740) 753-7065

Contact: Lynn Hull

Dean of Enrollment Services
Main Address

3301 Hocking Parkway

Nelsonville, OH 45764-9704

(740) 753-3591


Total undergrads: 5,681

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 1,313

Degree-seeking undergrads: 4,235


Rural setting

Small town (2,500 – 9,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $15

Online application fee: $15

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Special admissions requirements to nursing program (based on test scores), physical therapist assistant program (based on grades), and radiologic and surgical/operating room technology (based on test scores and grades).

College Majors

Agriculture & Related Sciences

Equestrian/Equine Studies A,C

Architecture & Related Programs

Landscape Architecture A

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General A
Music – General A
Theater Design/Stagecraft A,C

Biological & Biomedical Sciences

Biomedical Sciences A

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting Technology A,C
Administrative/Secretarial Services A,C
Business – General A
Hotel/Motel Management A,C
Real Estate C

Communications Technologies

Radio/Television Broadcasting A

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Networking/Telecommunications A,C
Computer Programming – General A

Construction Trades

Carpentry A
Electrician A


Teacher Assistance A


Materials Science A

Engineering Technologies

Construction/Building Technologies A
Drafting and Design Technology A,C
Electrical Engineering Technologies A,C
Energy Systems A

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Emergency Medical Technology A,C
Massage Therapy A,C
Medical Assistance A,C
Medical Records Technology A
Nursing (RN) A
Nursing – Practical C
Opticianry/Opthalmic Dispensing Services A
Physical Therapy Assistance A

Natural Resources & Conservation

Fishing/Fisheries A
Forest Management A
Forest Technology C
Natural Resources & Conservation – General A
Natural Resources Management/Policy A
Wildlife/Wilderness Management A,C

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Sport/Fitness Administration A

Personal & Culinary Services

Culinary Arts/Chef Training A

Public Administration & Services

Human Services A

Security & Protective Services

Corrections A,C
Fire Science/Firefighting A,C
Police Science A,C

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.

Hocking College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (740) 753-3591
Website: www.hocking.edu
Type of School: 2-year, Public
Apply Online: https://www.hocking.edu/apply-to-hocking
Address: 3301 Hocking Parkway, Nelsonville, OH 45764
Setting: Town: Distant
Campus Housing: Yes

Students & Programs

Student Population: 3,509
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): %
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 23 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 2,716 (77% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $5,180
Out-of-state Tuition: $9,570
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 90%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $4,041

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

Hocking College Programs

See the degree programs that are offered at Hocking College.

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences 11
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 24
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 12
Education 1
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 5
Health Professions and Related Programs 35
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service 24
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 11
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians 1
Natural Resources and Conservation 44
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies 1
Personal and Culinary Services 11
Precision Production 1
Transportation and Materials Moving 21
Visual and Performing Arts 12
Grand total 2033

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Hocking 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 $5,180
Out-of-state $9,570
Books and supplies $2,000

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 598 90%
Grant or scholarship aid 453 68% $4,041
Student loan aid 492 74% $5,123

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 2,146 62% $2,738
Federal student loans 3,011 87% $2,737

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Hocking 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 Hocking 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

Hocking College Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 3,509
Undergraduate enrollment 3,509
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

Hocking College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Higher Learning Commission

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, Accreditation Council for Education in Nutrition and Dietetics
    • Dietetics (DIETT) - Dietetic Technician Program
  • Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing, Inc. ? May 6, 2013 Formerly: National League for Nursing Accrediting Commission
    • Nursing (ADNUR) - Associate degree programs
    • Nursing (PNUR) - Practical nursing programs
  • American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
    • Dental Hygiene (DH)
  • American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
    • Physical Therapy (PTA) - Programs for the physical therapist assistant

*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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