Houston Community College Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics
|Enrolled total (including graduate students)||57,120||23,957||33,163|
20,344 students enrolled in some distance education courses.
7,471 enrolled exclusively in distance education.
Enrollment by race or ethnicity
It’s free to apply for undergraduates.
Houston Community College has an open admission policy (non-competitive). The only requirement is a certificate of attendance or a highschool diploma or a General Educational Development certificate.
Houston Community College Tuition
|Total cost for students living||In-state||Out-of-state|
|The total cost includes tuition and fees, books, supplies and other expenses per full academic year.|
Houston Community College does not provide on-campus housing.
|Tuition for Full-time undergraduates||$2,280||$2,280|
|Fees for full-time undergraduates||$1,080||$1,476|
|Per credit hour charge for part-time undergraduates||$140||$156|
Programs and Degrees
|Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities||4,438||4,438|
|Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services||800||800|
|Health Professions and Related Programs||700||700|
|Engineering Technologies and Engineering-related Fields||331||331|
|Personal and Culinary Services||173||173|
|Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services||139||139|
|Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting, and Related Protective Service||132||132|
|Communications Technologies & Technicians and Support Services||117||117|
|Science Technologies & Technicians||106||106|
|Mechanic and Repair Technologies & Technicians||93||93|
|Visual and Performing Arts||70||70|
|Legal Professions and Studies||51||51|
|Biological and Biomedical Sciences||41||41|
|Family and Consumer Sciences & Human Sciences||26||26|
|Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics||9||9|
|English Language and Literature & Letters||4||4|
|Agriculture, Agriculture Operations and Related Sciences||3||3|
|Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs||1||1|
|Parks, Recreation, Leisure and Fitness Studies|
|Mathematics and Statistics|
A total of 7,514 2-year associate's degrees conferred across undergraduate programs at Houston Community College.
|Religious affiliation||Not applicable|
|Mission Statement||Houston Community College is an open-admission, public institution of higher education offering a high-quality, affordable education for academic advancement, workforce training, career and economic development, and lifelong learning to prepare individuals in our diverse communities for life and work in a global and technological society.|
|Total FTE staff||3,377|
|Sector of institution||Public, 2-year|
|Control of institution||Public|
|Carnegie Classification||Associate's Colleges: High Transfer-High Traditional|
Location and Contacts
|Address||3100 Main Street|
Houston, Texas, 77002
|Urbanization level||City: Large|