Holyoke Community College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

303 Homestead Avenue

Holyoke, MA 01040

(413) 552-2001

Fax: (413) 552-2045



Contact: Marcia Rosbury-Henne

Director of Admissions and Transfer Affairs
Main Address

303 Homestead Avenue

Holyoke, MA 01040

(413) 538-7000

www.hcc.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 6,592

First-time degree-seeking freshmen: 1,698

Degree-seeking undergrads: 6,131

Setting

Suburban setting

Large town (10,000 – 49,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: No

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Special requirements for nursing, radiography, animal sciences, practical nursing programs.


College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Art – General A
Commercial/Advertising Art C
Electronic media C
Music – General A,C

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting Technology A,C
Administrative/Secretarial Services A,C
Business Administration/Management A,C
E-Commerce C
Entrepreneurial Studies C
Hospitality Administration/Management A,C
Human Resources Management A
Reception C
Restaurant/Food Services Management A
Retailing A,C

Communications & Journalism

Digital Communications/Multimedia C

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer Networking/Telecommunications C
Computer Programming – Specific Applications A
Computer/Systems Security C
Data Processing Technology C
Web/Multimedia Management C

Education

Coaching C
Early Childhood Education C
Elementary education C

Engineering

Basic engineering C
Engineering – General A

Engineering Technologies

Environmental Engineering Technology A

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Care Management A,C

Foreign Language & Literature

Bilingual court interpretation C

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Clinical technology C
Deaf studies C
Medical Administrative Assistance C
Medical Assistance C
Medical Office Administration C
Medical Radiologic Technology A
Medical Records Technology C
Nursing (RN) A
Nursing – Practical C
Ophthalmic assistant C
Opticianry C
Opticianry/Opthalmic Dispensing Services A
Substance Abuse Counseling C
Veterinarian Assistance A

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Parks, Recreation & Fitness

Health/Physical Fitness A,C
Sport/Fitness Administration A,C

Personal & Culinary Services

Culinary Arts/Chef Training C
Funeral Services/Mortuary Science C

Public Administration & Services

Community Organization/Advocacy C
Human Services C
Social Work A,C

Security & Protective Services

Criminal Justice Studies A,C
Forensic Technologies C

Social Sciences

Geography 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.

Holyoke Community College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(413) 552-2000
Website:www.hcc.edu
Type of School:2-year, Public
Apply Online:https://recruiter.elluciancloud.com/holyoke/pages/welcome.aspx
Address:303 Homestead Ave, Holyoke, MA 01040
Setting:21
Campus Housing:No

Students & Programs

Student Population:5,890
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:16 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:3,474 (59% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$4,502
Out-of-state Tuition:$9,446
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:78%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$4,592

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Holyoke Community College Programs

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services65
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services21
Education1
Engineering1
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields1
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences11
Health Professions and Related Programs64
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service21
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities2
Mathematics and Statistics1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies1
Natural Resources and Conservation1
Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies12
Personal and Culinary Services1
Physical Sciences2
Public Administration and Social Service Professions31
Visual and Performing Arts32
Grand total2825

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services31
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities2
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1
Grand total54

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Holyoke 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$4,502
Out-of-state$9,446
Books and supplies$1,600

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 aid76778%
Grant or scholarship aid66667%$4,592
Student loan aid28729%$3,518

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid3,69359%$3,614
Federal student loans1,72227%$3,698

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Holyoke 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 Holyoke 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

Holyoke Community College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment5,890
Undergraduate enrollment5,890
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

Holyoke Community College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of 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
  • Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
    • Radiologic Technology (RAD) - Programs for radiographers
  • National Association of Schools of Music, Commission on Accreditation
    • Music (MUS) - Institutions and units within institutions offering degree-granting and/or non-degree-granting programs

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