Hutchinson Community College

Hutchinson Community College

Hutchinson Community College is a two-year college located in Hutchinson, Kansas. It was established in 1928. The college offers a wide variety of degrees and programs in diverse areas of study. HCC also offers online and distance education to its students as well.

The campus is home to Rimmer Learning Resource Center and JFK Library. The college also hosts several student clubs and organizations based on varied interests of the students. HCC's official mascot is the Blue Dragon.

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Contacting Hutchinson Community College

Hutchinson Community College
1300 N Plum St
Hutchinson , KS 67501
General Phone: (620) 665-3500

Hutchinson Community College Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Nursing and Emergency Medicine127EMT paramedic, registered nursing, licensed practical nurse
Liberal Arts121English, liberal arts and sciences, liberal arts and humanities, social services
Business and Management83business, accounting technology, small business management, MIS, retail, financial services marketing
Security and Law Enforcement71criminal justice and police, fire protection tech
Medical Administration48medical records tech, medical transcription
Agricultural Science and Management39agriculture, farm management, agricultural machine operation
Medical Support and Technology30medical coding, radiation therapist, surgical tech
Science30biology, physical sciences
Education and Teaching26education, instructional media design
Engineering Technician22electronics tech, manufacturing tech, drafting, architectural drafting, mechanical drafting
Computer Science and Engineering21computer and info science, systems analyst, computer networking
Office and Administration19administrative assistant
Mechanics and Repair19electrical installation and repair, autobody repair, automobile mechanics
Construction Trades15carpentry
Media14communication studies, radio and TV tech, graphic communications, communications tech courses
Art Studies13visual and performing arts
Production Trades13machinist, welding
Therapy and Counseling8psychology
Family and Social Work6family and consumer science, child care management
Law2legal assistant

Number of programs and degrees for Hutchinson Community College in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Associate's degree63249
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years10118

Hutchinson Community College Student Body

In 2007-2008, Hutchinson Community College had a total enrollment of 4,570 students (3,227 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 83%
Black 5%
Hispanic 5%
Asian 1%
American Indian 1%
Unknown 5%
(Foreign Students) 0%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 10%
18-19 28%
20-21 17%
22-24 9%
25-29 10%
30-34 7%
35-39 6%
40-49 8%
50-64 4%
65+ 1%

Incoming (Freshman) Students by Place of Residence:
(From available data sampling)

South Carolina1%

Hutchinson Community College Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 65 %
Part-Time 31 %

Hutchinson Community College Room and Board (2007)

Hutchinson Community College offers campus housing for 450 of its 3,227 (full-time) students.

(Please refer to our profile of Hutchinson, Kansas for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Kansas Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Hutchinson Community College Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 2,272
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 3,360
Room and board $ 4,724
Room charge $ 4,724
Books and supplies $ 1,300
Other expenses $ 3,300

Financial Aid:
Hutchinson Community College participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 192300)

Hutchinson Community College Faculty

Hutchinson Community College has a tenure system for faculty.

Salaries for full-time faculty:

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Instructorcalendar year16$54,1154$47,723
All faculty totalcalendar year16$54,1154$47,723

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Full-Time Faculty (2008-2009):

Full-Time Faculty LevelContract LengthNumber MenAvg Salary MenNumber WomenAvg Salary Women
Instructoracademic year50$48,41146$48,775
All faculty totalacademic year50$48,41146$48,775

*: salaries are not displayed where there are fewer than 3 professors in the category.

Hutchinson Community College Athletics

Students on Athletic Scholarships (2007):

All Other Sports155267

Hutchinson Community College Degree Programs (2007)

Agricultural Science And Management
Agricultural Power Machinery Operation
Agriculture, General
Farm/Farm and Ranch Management

Art Studies
Visual and Performing Arts, General

Business And Management
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
Business and Personal/Financial Services Marketing Operations
Business/Commerce, General
Management Information Systems, General
Retailing and Retail Operations
Small Business Administration/Management

Computer Science And Engineering
Computer Systems Analysis/Analyst
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
Computer and Information Sciences, General

Construction Trades

Education And Teaching
Education, General
Educational/Instructional Media Design

Engineering, General

Engineering Technician
Architectural Drafting and Architectural CAD/CADD
Drafting and Design Technology/Technician, General
Electrical/Electronic/Communications Engr Technology/Technician
Manufacturing Technology/Technician
Mechanical Drafting and Mechanical Drafting CAD/CADD

Family And Social Work
Child Care and Support Services Management
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences, General

Legal Assistant/Paralegal

Liberal Arts
English Language and Literature, General
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
Social Sciences, General

Mathematics, General

Mechanics And Repair
Autobody/Collision and Repair Technology/Technician
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician
Electrical/Electronics Equipment Installation and Repair, General

Communication Studies/Speech Communication and Rhetoric
Communications Technologies/Technicians & Support Services, Other
Graphic Communications, General
Radio and Television Broadcasting Technology/Technician

Medical Administration
Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician
Medical Transcription/Transcriptionist

Medical Support And Technology
Medical Insurance Coding Specialist/Coder
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist
Surgical Technology/Technologist

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training
Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN)

Office And Administration
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General

Production Trades
Machine Tool Technology/Machinist
Welding Technology/Welder

Biology/Biological Sciences, General
Physical Sciences

Security And Law Enforcement
Criminal Justice/Police Science
Fire Protection and Safety Technology/Technician

Therapy And Counseling
Psychology, General

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Hutchinson Community College Highlights

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What Sets Hutchinson Community College Apart:

Dorm rooms per full-time student
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 9%Hutchinson Community College Dorm rooms per full-time student
% of degrees in medical administration
(vs. colleges of similar size)
Top 11%Hutchinson Community College % of degrees in medical administration
Lowest tuition & fees (in-state)
(vs. all colleges)
Top 12%Hutchinson Community College Lowest tuition & fees (in-state)
% students on athletic fin. aid
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 12%Hutchinson Community College % students on athletic fin. aid
Number of degree programs
(vs. all colleges)
Top 16%Hutchinson Community College Number of degree programs
Number of students
(vs. all colleges)
Top 16%Hutchinson Community College Number of students
% of degrees in security and law enforcement
(vs. colleges of similar size)
Top 18%Hutchinson Community College % of degrees in security and law enforcement
% of degrees in media
(vs. colleges with similar degree levels)
Top 19%Hutchinson Community College % of degrees in media

checked Open admission
checked Accepts some high school credits
checked Grants credits for AP courses
checked Offers distance learning
checked Offers weekend classes
checked Career counseling
checked Career services
checked Student employment services
checked On-campus day care
checked Remedial classes for students
checked Offers remedial adult education
checked Offers part-time study
checked On-campus library
checked Offers campus housing
checked Tenure system for quality teaching
checked Offers athletic scholarships

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