Maui Community College

Maui Community College

Maui Community College, also known as MCC, is located in Kahului, Hawaii, United States. It was founded in the year 1931 as an extension of the Maui Vocational School. It is under the university of Hawaii system. The college received its present name in the year 1966. MCC offers associate degrees, certificates, and technical programs in a diverse areas of study including automotive technology, nursing, fashion technology, liberal arts, and business technology.

There are many clubs and organizations at Maui Community College including the Political Science Club, Revival Generation, Philosophy Club, Twilight Cinema Film Club, and Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society. The college's students publish a newspaper called "Ho'oulu."

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Maui Community College
310 Kaahumanu Ave
Kahului , HI 96732-1644
General Phone: (808) 984-3267

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Maui Community College Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Nursing and Emergency Medicine105registered nursing, licensed practical nurse
Liberal Arts96liberal arts and sciences
Cooking and Culinary Arts33culinary arts
Business and Management33business, accounting, small business operations
Family and Social Work30human services
Engineering Technician21energy systems tech, computer systems tech
Office and Administration15administrative assistant
Mechanics and Repair11autobody repair, automobile mechanics
Agricultural Science and Management9agricultural production
Hospitality9hospitality management, hotel management
Construction Trades5apparel and textile manufacture, carpentry, property management
Security and Law Enforcement0criminal justice and police

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

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years14017
Associate's degree22517
Bachelor's degree21

Maui Community College Student Body

In 2007-2008, Maui Community College had a total enrollment of 2,981 students (1,659 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 31%
Black 1%
Hispanic 2%
Asian 64%
American Indian 1%
Unknown 0%
(Foreign Students) 2%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
Under 18 9%
18-19 24%
20-21 16%
22-24 13%
25-29 12%
30-34 7%
35-39 5%
40-49 8%
50-64 6%
65+ 1%

Maui Community College Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 57 %
Part-Time 34 %

Maui Community College Room and Board (2007)

Maui Community College offers campus housing for 44 of its 1,659 (full-time) students.

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

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Maui Community College Admissions and Selectivity

Application Requirements:

Years of College Work Before Admittancerecommended

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

Expenses and Financial Aid:

Expense Amount
In-state tuition and fees $ 1,826
Out-of-state tuition and fees $ 8,762
Room and board $ 7,478
Room charge $ 3,692
Books and supplies $ 862
Other expenses $ 2,556

Financial Aid:
Maui Community College participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 161500)

Maui Community College Faculty

Maui 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
Professorcalendar year1*4$102,588
Associate professorcalendar year1*1*
Assistant professorcalendar year1*1*
Instructorcalendar year6$63,68514$74,213
All faculty totalcalendar year9$71,58320$82,467

*: 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
Professoracademic year6$84,0535$84,917
Associate professoracademic year4$73,46810$71,139
Assistant professoracademic year13$65,17012$71,078
Instructoracademic year11$54,99710$59,100
All faculty totalacademic year34$66,18737$69,727

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

Maui Community College Degree Programs (2007)

Agricultural Science And Management
Agricultural Production Operations, General

Business And Management
Business/Commerce, General
Entrepreneurial and Small Business Operations, Other

Construction Trades
Apparel and Textile Manufacture
Building/Property Maintenance and Management

Cooking And Culinary Arts
Cooking and Related Culinary Arts, General

Engineering Technician
Computer Technology/Computer Systems Technology
Energy Management and Systems Technology/Technician

Family And Social Work
Human Services, General

Hospitality Administration/Management, General
Hotel/Motel Administration/Management

Liberal Arts
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies

Mechanics And Repair
Autobody/Collision and Repair Technology/Technician
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician

Nursing And Emergency Medicine
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training
Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN)

Office And Administration
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General

Security And Law Enforcement
Criminal Justice/Police Science

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Top 19%Maui Community College % of degrees in office and administration

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checked Accepts some high school credits
checked Grants credits for AP courses
checked Offers distance learning
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
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checked Offers campus housing
checked Tenure system for quality teaching

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