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Housatonic Community College Stats, Info and Facts

Quick Facts

6,197 Students

100% Admitted

  • 5,138 full time
  • 3,849 part time
  • 1,063 men full time
  • 1,285 women full time
  • open enrollment

5,138 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
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  • 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…

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  • Michele from Derby, CT
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  • 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…

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  • Brandon from Bridgeport, CT
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  • The community college offers a huge variety of programs to choose. It has the largest collection of authentic artwork than any other community college in the United States. The new…

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  • Roger from Bridgeport, CT
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  • 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…

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  • Barbara from Bridgeport, CT
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  • 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…

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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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