Kauai Community College

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School Overview

General Information

Admission Office

3-1901 Kaumualii Highway

Lihue, HI 96766-9500

(808) 245-8225

Fax: (808) 245-8297



Contact: Leighton Oride

Admissions Officer and Registrar
Main Address

3-1901 Kaumualii Highway

Lihue, HI 96766-9500

(808) 245-8212

www.kauai.hawaii.edu
Size

Total undergrads: 1,016

Degree-seeking undergrads: 840

Setting

Rural setting

Small city (50,000 – 249,999)

Commuter campus

Degrees offered:
Associate

Admissions Information

Application Fee

College has an application fee: Not reported

Admissions Policies/Requirements

Special requirements for out-of-state residents in nursing, electrical installation and maintenance technology, facilities engineering technology, nurse’s aide, electronics technology programs, and culinary arts.


College Majors

Business, Management, & Marketing

Accounting A,C
Hospitality Administration/Management A,C
Office Clerical Services A,C

Construction Trades

Carpentry A,C
Electrician A,C

Education

Early Childhood Education A,C

Engineering Technologies

Electrical Engineering Technologies A,C

Health Professions & Clinical Sciences

Nursing (RN) A
Nursing – Practical C
Nursing Assistance C

Liberal Arts & Sciences

Liberal Arts & Sciences A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies

Auto Body Repair A,C
Automotive Technology A,C

Personal & Culinary Services

Culinary Arts/Related Services 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.

Kauai Community College Highlights

School Information

Phone Number: (808) 245-8311
Website: https://www.kauai.hawaii.edu/
Type of School: 2-year, Public
Apply Online: https://www.sis.hawaii.edu/uhdad/bwskalog.P_DispLoginNon
Address: 3-1901 Kaumualii Highway, Lihue, HI 96766-9500
Setting: Town: Remote
Campus Housing: No

Students & Programs

Student Population: 1,373
6-yr Graduation Rate (Bachelor's): %
Student-to-faculty Ratio: 10 to 1
Distance Learning Programs: Yes
Distance Learning Students*: 1,081 (79% of total students)
Degree Levels Offered: Certificates, Associates

* Students taking at least 1 distance learning course

Tuition & Financial Aid*

In-state Tuition: $3,252
Out-of-state Tuition: $8,388
% of Students Receiving Financial Aid: 76%
Avg. Amount of Grant or Scholarship Aid Awarded: $5,181

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

Kauai Community College Programs

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

Degree Name Cert Assoc Bach Mast Doct
Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences 1
Area, Ethnic, Cultural, Gender, and Group Studies 1
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services 55
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services 1
Construction Trades 22
Education 11
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields 11
Health Professions and Related Programs 21
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities 1
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians 22
Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies 11
Personal and Culinary Services 11
Grand total 1518

* Based on programs that produced 2019-2020 graduates

Tuition & Financial Aid

See what it costs to enroll at Kauai 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 $3,252
Out-of-state $8,388
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 81 76%
Grant or scholarship aid 79 75% $5,181
Student loan aid 6 6% $5,311

All Undergraduate Students

Type of Aid Number Receiving Aid % Receiving Aid Avg. Amt. of Aid
Grant or scholarship aid 610 41% $4,415
Federal student loans 86 6% $5,555

Admissions & Enrollment

See the admission requirements for Kauai 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 Kauai 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

Kauai Community College Enrollment, Fall 2020

Total Enrollment 1,373
Undergraduate enrollment 1,373
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

Kauai 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

*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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