B-
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Professors
    B+
  2. Value
    B-
  3. Diversity
    B+
  4. Safety
    NG
  5. Student Life
    C-
  6. Location
    NG
Kauai Community College is ...
Public
Athletic Division
Athletic Conference
Address
3-1901 Kaumualii Highway
Lihue, HI 96766

Admissions

Cost

Net Price
$6,220/ year
National
$15,403
Average cost after financial aid for students receiving grant or scholarship aid, as reported by the college.
Net Price by Household Income
  • <$30k
    $5,674/ year
  • $30-48k
    $5,501/ year
  • $49-75k
    $7,738/ year
  • $76-110k
    $10,842/ year
  • $110k+

Academics

Professors
B+
Based on faculty accomplishments, salary, student reviews, and additional factors.
Student Faculty Ratio
12:1
Evening Degree Programs
Yes
69%
of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.16 responses
38%
of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.13 responses
38%
of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.13 responses

Majors

Students

Full-Time Enrollment
484Undergrads
Undergrads Over 25
23%
Pell Grant
51%
Varsity Athletes
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After College

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
$31,900/ year
National
$33,028
Graduation Rate
28%
National
48%
Employed 2 Years After Graduation
81%
National
83%

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Kauai Community College Reviews

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Small campus, easy to find your way around! Beautiful view of the mountain range! Students are able to participate in clubs and government. If you are interested in Nursing, Kauai CC was ranked top for nursing programs in the state of Hawaii.
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Kaua'i Community College gave me the opportunity to explore degrees. My time at KCC was the push to a bigger and brighter future. It was there that I found my passion in the sciences. It took the harsh lectures and endless labs to show me but the excitement of science being unpredictable is what pulled me in more and the instructors who taught these courses inspired me in many ways. Of all my courses and instructors I have come across at Kaua'i CC, I never once felt like I was anything below ordinary. I was well-educated and felt like even the impossible IS possible. I loved my time there, I'd do it again.
It was great, easy way of starting out fresh and steady within my first year of college. I'm provided with the help I need financial and educational wise. The professors are always engaged to help their students become successful and gain their knowledge of how their careers will be like. If you are planning to study in the field of nursing, they do have an amazing program for it. I'm looking forward into earning a degree in this community college as an RN.