Housatonic Community College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

900 Lafayette Boulevard

Bridgeport, CT 06604-4704

(203) 332-5100

Fax: (203) 332-5123

Contact: Deloris Curtis

Director of Admissions
Main Address

900 Lafayette Boulevard

Bridgeport, CT 06604

(203) 332-5000

www.hcc.commnet.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 5,152

Setting

Urban setting

Small city (50,000 – 249,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $20
Admissions Policies/Requirements

Special requirements for clinical lab science, physical therapist assistant, occupational therapy assistant, nursing programs.


College Majors

Arts, Visual & Performing

Commercial/Advertising Art A,C
Fine/Studio Arts A

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A
Administrative/Secretarial Services A,C
Banking/Financial Services C
Business – General A,C
Business Administration/Management A

Computer & Information Sciences

Computer/Information Sciences – General A,C

Education

Early Childhood Education A

Family & Consumer Sciences

Child Care Management A,C

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Mental Health Services Technology A,C
Nursing (RN) A
Physical Therapy Assistance A
Substance Abuse Counseling A

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Aircraft Mechanics A

Public Administration & Services

Human Services A

Security & Protective Services

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.

Housatonic Community College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number:(203) 332-5000
Website:www.hcc.commnet.edu
Type of School:2-year, Public
Apply Online:www.online.commnet.edu/pls/e/bwskalog.P_DisploginNon
Address:900 Lafayette Blvd, Bridgeport, CT 06604-4704
Setting:Rural: Remote
Campus Housing:No

Students & Programs

Student Population:5,143
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's):%
Student-to-faculty Ratio:18 to 1
Distance Learning Programs:Yes
Distance Learning Students*:4,232 (82% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered:Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition:$4,168
Out-of-state Tuition:$12,504
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid:78%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded:$7,201

* Full-time beginning undergraduate students

Housatonic Community College Programs

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Biological and Biomedical Sciences1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services85
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services2
Education22
Engineering1
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields21
English Language and Literature/Letters1
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences3
Health Professions and Related Programs26
History1
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service22
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities2
Mathematics and Statistics1
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians11
Physical Sciences1
Precision Production2
Psychology1
Public Administration and Social Service Professions1
Social Sciences2
Visual and Performing Arts33
Grand total2733

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Online Programs & Distance Learning

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

Degree NameCertAssocBachMastDoct
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences1
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities1
Grand total11

* Based on programs that produced 2016-2017 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Housatonic 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$4,168
Out-of-state$12,504
Books and supplies$1,200

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 aid46478%
Grant or scholarship aid46277%$7,201
Student loan aid386%$4,458

All Undergraduate Students

Type of AidNumber Receiving Aid% Receiving AidAvg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid3,19560%$4,156
Federal student loans2414%$5,035

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Housatonic 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 Housatonic 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

Housatonic Community College Enrollment, Fall 2017

Total Enrollment5,143
Undergraduate enrollment5,143
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

Housatonic Community College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Commission on Institutions of Higher Education

Specialized institution accreditations:

  • American Occupational Therapy Association, Accreditation Council for Occupational Therapy Education
    • Occupational Therapy Assistant (OTA) - Programs leading to an associate degree
  • American Physical Therapy Association, Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education
    • Physical Therapy (PTA) - Programs for the physical therapist assistant

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