Kapiolani Community College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

4303 Diamond Head Road

Honolulu, HI 96816-4421

(808) 734-9555

Fax: (808) 734-9896



Contact: Sharon Fowler

Coordinator of Enrollment Services
Main Address

4303 Diamond Head Road

Honolulu, HI 96816-4421

(808) 734-9000

www.kcc.hawaii.edu
Size

Degree-seeking undergrads: 4,909

Setting

Urban setting

Very large city (over 500,000)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Yes

Regular application fee: $25

Online application fee: $25

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Special requirements for health science and nursing programs.


College Majors

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A,C
Business – General A
Hospitality/Recreation Marketing A,C
Information Processing/Data Entry A,C
Sales and Distribution A,C

Computer & Information Sciences

Data Processing Technology A,C

Family & Consumer Sciences

Institutional Food Production A,C

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technology A
Dental Assistance A,C
Dental Hygiene A
Diagnostic Medical Sonography A
Emergency Medical Technology A,C
Medical Assistance A,C
Medical Radiologic Technology A
Nursing (RN) A
Nursing – Practical A,C
Nursing Assistance A
Occupational Therapy Assistance A
Physical Therapy Assistance A
Physician Assistance A
Respiratory Therapy A

Law & Legal Studies

Legal Administrative Assistance A
Paralegal/Legal Assistance A,C

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Personal & Culinary Services

Culinary Arts/Related Services 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.

Kapiolani Community College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (808) 734-9000
Website: https://www.kapiolani.hawaii.edu/
Type of School: 2-year, Public
Apply Online: https://www.sis.hawaii.edu/uhdad/bwskalog.P_DispLoginNon
Address: 4303 Diamond Head Road, Honolulu, HI 96816-4421
Setting: City: Large
Campus Housing: No

Students & Programs

Student Population: 6,488
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): %
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 16 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 3,329 (51% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $3,284
Out-of-state Tuition: $8,420
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 57%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $4,350

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

Kapiolani Community College Programs

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

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies 1
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 54
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services 1
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 21
Education 1
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences 1
Health Professions and Related Programs 48
Legal Professions and Studies 11
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 1
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 11
Personal and Culinary Services 21
Grand total 1720

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Kapiolani 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 $3,284
Out-of-state $8,420
Books and supplies $1,058

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 390 57%
Grant or scholarship aid 352 52% $4,350
Student loan aid 67 10% $4,688

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 1,939 28% $4,182
Federal student loans 536 8% $5,508

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Kapiolani 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 Kapiolani 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

Kapiolani Community College Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 6,488
Undergraduate enrollment 6,488
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

Kapiolani Community College Accreditation

This institution is accredited by Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges

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
  • American Dental Association, Commission on Dental Accreditation
    • Dental Assisting (DA)
  • 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
  • Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology
    • Radiologic Technology (RAD) - Programs for radiographers

*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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