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C+
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Professors
    C+
  2. Value
    C+
  3. Diversity
    A
  4. Safety
    B+
  5. Student Life
    B+
  6. Location
    A-
About Houston Community College...
Athletic Division
Athletic Conference
Address
3100 Main Street
Houston, TX 77002
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Admissions

Cost

Net Price
$5,205/ year
National
$15,523
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Net Price by Household Income
  • <$30k
    $5,244/ year
  • $30-48k
    $6,057/ year
  • $49-75k
    $7,880/ year
  • $76-110k
    $10,035/ year
  • $110k+
    $10,237/ year
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Academics

Professors
C+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
24:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
75%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.389 responses
63%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.366 responses
67%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.366 responses
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Majors

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
16,415Undergrads
Undergrads Over 25
39%
Pell Grant
52%
Varsity Athletes
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the typical student at this school?
Based on 8 responses
Report
  • Diverse
    88%
  • Outgoing
    13%

After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$32,700/ year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
19%
National
49%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
85%
National
83%

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Houston Community College Reviews

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It is very awesome to go to Houston Community College. It has a large diversity of students. It offers a modern and dynamic programmes that are well designed with the theoritically knowledge along with the practical work. Low tuition fees but many classes offered by HCC! It has many campus around Houston, so everyone can get the campus that really accessible to him. By the way, the profeesors are motivated and really open minded and we can discuss clearly and directly. There are both positive tangible and intangible ways that really impact the students' study such as campus safty, clean, friendly atmosphere. This, I really recommend HCC.
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I like that the classes are small, so it’s very easy to get that extra help if you need it. The campus is kept neat and clean, even the bathrooms. People are friendly, polite, and helpful. Majority of the teachers are willing to help with your propane concerns, that you might have. My least favorite part about HCC, is the online classes. Some of the deadlines are impossible to make, when you can’t find the material or don’t know what you are doing. Plus, the work is 10x harder to get done and turn in, when you have other classes to take. Otherwise, I love attending Houston Community College!
Houston Community College in my opinion is a great college for me and especially for graduating High School students in which I would recommend. They have endless career opportunities for all walks of life. The administrators, advisors, counselors, teachers are all collaborative on assisting and guiding students on the right path of success! Most of all the diversity of students is astounding. I've learned a lot about different demographics of cultures and conclude that we as people are not much different!