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Housatonic Community College Stats, Info and Facts

Quick Facts

6,197 students

100% admitted

  • 2,348 full time
  • 3,849 part time
  • 1,063 men full time
  • 1,285 women full time
  • open enrollment

5,627 Undergraduates

$3,720 tuition/year

  • 570 Non-Degree
  • $3,720 in state
  • $448 fees
  • N/A room & board
  • $1,200 books and supplies

At a Glance

Institution Type: Public
Campus Setting: New England Mid-size city
Highest Degree Offered: Associate's degree
Level of Institution: At least 2 but less than 4 years
Calendar: Semester
Reviews in 3 Sentences
  • Mathew from Shelton, CT
  • 0
  • Housatonic Community College is a 2 year college that offers certifications, degrees and transfer programs. The college is convenient to My home & public transportation. HCC is affordable & has…

  • Jan-11-2012 Read More
  • Michele from Derby, CT
  • 0
  • Housatonic Community college is an ideal school for individuals who have lower incomes and/or are minorities. It is located in downtown Bridgeport in close proximity to buses, train station and…

  • Jan-11-2012 Read More
  • Roger from Bridgeport, CT
  • 0
  • Housatonic Community College in my opinion is a great place to jump start your career as an undergrad. Housatonic is by far one of the best schools that your career…

  • Mar-27-2012 Read More
  • Barbara from Bridgeport, CT
  • 0
  • Housatonic is located in downtown Bridgeport among several buildings, dining sit-ins, and recreational parks. There's always plenty to do like take walks, go to the park, eat at restaurants, or…

  • Apr-11-2012 Read More
  • Sue from Milford, CT
  • 0
  • Financial aid office lost my financial aid in their system and are making me pay out of pocket for their mistake. Multiple people's social security numbers were stolen from their…

  • May-08-2012 Read More
Mission Statement

Our purpose at Housatonic Community College is to empower all individuals to develop to their full potential. We are committed to lifelong learning for all. As a knowledgeable and dedicated faculty and staff, we work together with students in a learner-centered, supportive, and stimulating environment. We prepare students to participate in, and contribute responsibly to, our global society.
We strive for:
Affordable, accessible, and high-quality higher education; Sensitivity to students with diverse backgrounds, needs and goals; An intellectually active and culturally rich environment that features the largest art collection of any two-year college in the country; A state-of-the-art campus with up-to-date technology and facilities designed to serve students, community groups, and local businesses; A vital liberal arts foundation to help students to develop creativity, critical thinking, and problem-solving skills; Certificate, training, and associate programs for transfer to baccalaureate institutions, for specific job and employment skills, and for personal enrichment; Comprehensive


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