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Hillsborough Community College

Tampa, FL

At A Glance

Main Address

39 Columbia Dr

Tampa, FL 33606-3584

https://www.hccfl.edu/

Admission Office

Box 31127

Tampa, FL 33631-3127

(813) 253-7000

Fax : (813) 253-7196

registrar@hccfl.edu

Contact : Nevaler Davis

Registrar

Type of School

Large

Public

community college

2-year school

Coed

Regionally Accredited

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools

College Board Member

College Board Code: 5304

Quick Facts

Total undergraduates : 22,404

First-time degree-seeking freshmen : 5,231

In-State Tuition : $3,132.00

Out-of-State Tuition : $11,388.00

School Calendar

Semester

Degrees Available

Certificate

Associate

Setting

Large City (250-500k)

Urban

Commuter campus

Deadlines

Admission

Regular application due: No Regular Application Deadline

Priority application due : --

College will notify student of admission : --

Student must reply to acceptance by : --

Housing deposit due : --

Tests

SAT Reasoning/ACT Score report due : --

SAT subject score report due : --

Financial Aid

Financial Aid Application due : --

Financial Aid Priority Application due : --

College will notify student : --

Student must reply : --

Transfer Students

Transfer Application closing date : --

College will notify student of transfer decision by : --

Transfer priority application date : --

Transfer student must reply : --

Transfer deadline for filing financial aid forms : --

Transfer priority financial aid deadline : --

College will notify student of financial aid decisions on or about : --

Student must reply to financial aid decision by : --

Major and Learning Environment

Learning Environment

Calendar type : Semester

Student-faculty ratio : 25 to 1

Degrees Offered in : Certificate, Associate degrees

Accreditation and Associations

Regionally Accredited

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools

College Board Member

Most Popular Majors

Associates
Liberal Arts : 80.0%
Health Professions : 11.0%

All Majors

Levels at which colleges offer undergraduate majors are designated by these letters :

A = Associate degree, B = Bachelor's degree, C = Certificate degree, D = Doctor degree, M = Master degree

Agriculture & Related Sciences
Aquaculture A C

Business, Management, Marketing, & Related Support
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping A C
Business Administration and Management, General A C
Business/Office Automation/Technology/Data Entry C
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies C
Hospitality Administration/Management, General A
Office Management and Supervision A C
Operations Management and Supervision A
Restaurant/Food Services Management A C
Transportation/Mobility Management A C

Communications Technologies & Support Services
Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics, and Special Effects C

Computer & Information Sciences, Support Services
Computer Programming, Specific Applications A C
Computer Programming/Programmer, General A C
Information Technology A C

Construction Trades
Carpentry/Carpenter C
Electrician C
Pipefitting/Pipefitter and Sprinkler Fitter C
Plumbing Technology/Plumber C

Engineering Technologies/Technicians
Computer Engineering Technology/Technician A
Drafting and Design Technology/Technician, General C
Electrical, Electronic, and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician A C
Engineering Technologies/Technicians, General A C
Laser and Optical Technology/Technician C
Manufacturing Engineering Technology/Technician C
Robotics Technology/Technician C

Family, Consumer & Human Sciences
Child Care and Support Services Management A

Health Professions & Related Clinical Sciences
Cardiovascular Technology/Technologist A
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Technician A C
Community Health Services/Liaison/Counseling A
Dental Assisting/Assistant C
Dental Hygiene/Hygienist A
Diagnostic Medical Sonography/Sonographer and Ultrasound Technician A
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic) A C
Health Information/Medical Records Technology/Technician C
Health Services Administration A C
Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary C
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist A C
Nuclear Medical Technology/Technologist A
Opticianry/Ophthalmic Dispensing Optician A C
Optometric Technician/Assistant A
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse A
Respiratory Care Therapy/Therapist A
Veterinary/Animal Health Technology/Technician and Veterinary Assistant A

Legal Professions & Studies
Legal Assistant/Paralegal A C

Liberal Arts & Sciences, Gen Studies & Humanities
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies A

Mechanic & Repair Technologies
Autobody/Collision and Repair Technology/Technician C
Automobile/Automotive Mechanics Technology/Technician C
Computer Installation and Repair Technology/Technician C
Diesel Mechanics Technology/Technician C
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/Technician C
Heavy Equipment Maintenance Technology/Technician C
Medium/Heavy Vehicle and Truck Technology/Technician C

Personal & Culinary Services
Culinary Arts/Chef Training C
Restaurant, Culinary, and Catering Management/Manager A

Precision Production
Sheet Metal Technology/Sheetworking C
Welding Technology/Welder C

Science Technologies & Technicians
Biology/Biotechnology Technology/Technician A

Security & Protective Services
Corrections C
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration A
Criminal Justice/Police Science C
Fire Prevention and Safety Technology/Technician A
Fire Science/Fire-fighting C
Forensic Science and Technology C
Security and Loss Prevention Services C

Visual & Performing Arts
Cinematography and Film/Video Production C

Learning outside the classroom

Many colleges offer special programs like the opportunity to study abroad or participate in internships to get on-the-job training. Nearly all colleges provide extra academic help or tutoring to students who need it.

Special Study Options

Accelerated Program

Cross-Registration

Double Major

Dual Enrollment of High School Students

English as a Second Language (ESL)

Honors Program

Internships

Liberal Arts/Career Combination

Teacher Certification

Independent Study

Cooperative Education

Off-Campus Study Options

Study Abroad

Extended Class Availability

Extensive evening or early morning classes

Saturday Classes

Distance Learning

Computer Services

Wireless network available

Dorms wired for high speed internet connections

Campus Life

Campus General Information

Size : Large

Unique Facilities : health building with new equipment

Large City

Urban

Commuter Campus

Total undergraduates : 22,404

First-time degree-seeking freshmen : 5,231

Degree-seeking undergrads : 22,355

Graduate enrollment : --

Student General Information

All students average age : 28

Full time students average age : 25

In state students : 98.0%

Out of state students : 2.0%

Part Time students : 54.0%

Percentage of males : 42.0%

Percentage of females : 58.0%

Race/Ethnicity

Two or more races : 4.0%

Black African American : 18.0%

Asian : 3.0%

Hispanic/Latino : 36.0%

Race Ethnicity Unknown : 3.0%

White : 33.0%

Non-Resident Alien : 2.0%

Other Activities & Organizations

Student Newspaper : The Hawkeye

Student Newspaper URL : www.hawkeyenews.net

Housing Options

Apartments For Married Students

Apartments For Single Students

Additional Housing Options

Car is allowed for freshman

Pet is not allowed in the Dorm

General Athletics

Team Name : Hawks

Sport Member : NJCAA

Sport's Levels Available

Intercollegiate

Scholarship

Club

Counseling And Wellness

Career counseling

Economically disadvantaged students services

Employment services for undergraduates

Financial aid counseling

On-campus daycare

Personal counseling

Additional Programs for Students with Disabilities

Comprehensive services for students with learning disabilities

Services and/or facilities for hearing impaired

Services and/or facilities for speech or communications disorders

Services and/or facilities for visually impaired

Wheelchair Accessibility

Academic Support Programs

Learning center

Remedial instruction

Study skills assistance

Tutoring

Writing center

Activities

Y indicates available and N indicates not available

Activity Name

Available on Campus

Campus Ministries

Y

Choral Groups

Y

Concert Band

Y

Dance Activity

Y

Drama/Theater

Y

Film Society

Y

Fraternities

N

Government or Political Activity

Y

International Student Organization

Y

Jazz Band

Y

Literary Magazine

Y

Marching Band

N

Model United Nations

N

Music Ensembles

Y

Musical Theater

N

Opera

N

Pep Band

N

Radio Station

Y

Sororities

N

Student Newspaper

Y

Symphony Orchestra

N

Television Station

N

Yearbook

N

Sports

Sport Name

Levels Available

Baseball

Men's Intercollegiate

Men's Scholarship

Basketball

Men's Intercollegiate

Women's Intercollegiate

Men's Scholarship

Women's Scholarship

Softball

Women's Intercollegiate

Women's Scholarship

Tennis

Women's Intercollegiate

Women's Scholarship

Ultimate Frisbee

Men's Club

Women's Club

Volleyball

Women's Intercollegiate

Women's Scholarship

Applying

General Applying Information

Application Fee: $0.00

Application Fee Waiver Available: Yes

Applied early admission : --

Admitted early admission : --

Applied early action : --

Admitted early action : --



Admission stats are based on first-time, degree seeking freshmen from Fall 2016 and Fall 2017.

SAT score use policy

Information not supplied by college

Other Test Policies

Information not supplied by college

A note from the college

Certain health programs require a separate application and application fee, a stated minimum GPA, satisfactory background check, drug screening, physical exam. Course prerequisites in math, English, anatomy, microbiology, psychology, and sociology with minimum grade of C may be required. Applicants must be at least 18 by the first day of class.

Advanced Placement Program (AP) Information

Offers credit for AP Exams : Yes

Offers placement into higher-level courses for AP Exams : Yes

Offers sophomore standing for qualifying AP scores : No

AP credit policy depends on student’s major, school, or program : Yes

From the college: HCC awards college credit for scores of 3, 4, or 5 on the College Board Advanced Placement Program examinations given at high schools each May. Once credit is awarded, the student may not repeat the course for a letter grade. No credit will be awarded to students who have previously been awarded CLEP or regular college credit for the same course.

High school Coursework

High School diploma required, GED accepted

Course Name

Required

Recommended

English

0

4

Math

0

3

Science

0

3

Foreign Language

0

2

Academic Electives

0

8

TEST Scores

Percent who submitted SAT scores : -- and Percent who submitted ACT scores : --

Test Subjects

Middle 50% of First-Year Students

SAT Math

*

SAT Evidence Based Reading & Writing

*

ACT Composite

*


* The college did not report these requirements or does not have specific requirements.


AP & Admission Policy

Exam

Min Score Required

Number of Credits (By semester credits)

Equivalent Course(s)

Applicable Program

2-D Art and Design

3

--

ART X201C

All

3-D Art and Design

3

3

ART X203C

All

Art History

3

3

ARH X000

All

4

6

ARH X050 and X051

All

Biology

3

4

BSC X005C core or BSC X005/X005L core

All

4

4

BSC X010C core or BSC X010/X010L core

All

5

8

BSC X010C core or BSC X010/X010L core and BSC X011C or BSC X011/X011L

All

Calculus AB

3

4

MAC X311

All

Calculus BC

3

4

MAC X311

All

4

8

MAC X311 core and X312

All

Calculus BC: AB Subscore

3

4

MAC X311

All

Chemistry

3

4

CHM X020C core or CHM X020 /X020L core

All

4

4

CHM X045C core or CHM X045/X045L core or CHM X040/X045L

All

5

8

CHM X045C core or CHM X045/X045L core and CHM X046 or X046/X046L

All

Chinese Language and Culture

3

3

--

All

4

6

--

All

Comparative Government and Politics

3

3

CPO X001 or X002

All

Computer Science A

3

3

CGS X075

All

Computer Science Principles

3

3

COP X000

All

Drawing

3

3

ART X300C

All

English Language and Composition

3

3

ENC X101 core

All

4

6

ENC X101 core and X102

All

English Literature and Composition

3

3

ENC X101core or course in AML, ENL, or LIT

All

4

6

ENC X101core and either ENC X102 or LIT X005

All

Environmental Science

3

3

ISC X051

All

European History

3

3

EUH X009

All

4

6

EUH X000 and X001

All

French Language and Culture

3

3

--

All

4

6

--

All

German Language and Culture

3

3

--

All

4

6

--

All

Human Geography

3

3

GEO X400 or GEO X420

All

Italian Language and Culture

3

3

--

All

4

6

--

All

Japanese Language and Culture

3

3

--

All

4

6

--

All

Latin

3

3

LNW X700 or LNW X321

All

Macroeconomics

3

3

ECO X013

All

Microeconomics

3

3

ECO X023

All

Music Theory

3

3

MUT X001 if composite score is 3 or higher. MUT X111 and MUT X241 if both aural and non-aural subscores are 3 or higher.

All

Physics 1

3

4

PHY X053C core or PHY X053/ X053L core

All

Physics 2

3

4

PHY X054C or PHY X054/ X054L

All

Physics B

3

4

PHY X053Ccore or PHY X053/ X053Lcore

All

4

8

PHY X053Ccore or X053/X053Lcore and PHY X054C or X054/X054L

All

Physics C: Electricity and Magnetism

3

4

PHY X054C or PHY X054/X054L

All

4

4

PHY X049C or PHY X049/X049L

All

Physics C: Mechanics

3

4

PHY X053Ccore or PHY X053/X053Lcore

All

4

4

PHY X048Ccore or PHY X048/X048Lcore

All

Psychology

3

3

PSY X012

All

Research

3

3

IDS XXXX

All

Seminar

3

3

IDS 1350

All

Spanish Language and Culture

3

3

--

All

4

6

--

All

Spanish Literature and Culture

3

3

--

All

4

6

--

All

Statistics

3

3

STA X014 or STA X023

All

United States Government and Politics

3

3

POS X041

All

United States History

3

3

AMH X000

All

4

6

AMH X010 and X020

All

World History: Modern

3

3

WOH X022

All

College-Level Examination Program (CLEP)

Exam

Minimum Grade for Credit

Credit Hours Awarded

American Government

50

3

American Literature

50

3

Biology

50

3

Calculus with Elementary Functions

50

3

Chemistry

50

3

College Algebra

50

3

College Composition

50

6

College Composition Modular with Optional Essay

50

6

College Mathematics

50

3

English Literature

50

3

Financial Accounting

50

3

French I

50

3

French II

50

6

German I

50

3

German II

60

6

History of United States I

50

3

History of United States II

50

3

Human Growth and Development

50

3

Humanities

50

3

Information Systems and Computer Applications

50

3

Introduction to Educational Psychology

50

3

Introductory Business Law

50

3

Introductory Psychology

50

3

Introductory Sociology

50

3

Pre Calculus

50

3

Principles of Macroeconomics

50

3

Principles of Management

50

3

Principles of Marketing

50

3

Principles of Microeconomics

50

3

Spanish I

50

3

Spanish II

63

6

Western Civilization I

50

3

Western Civilization II

50

3

Paying

Financial Aid Distribution & Stats

% of scholarship / grants : 64.0%

% of loans / jobs : 36.0%

Financial Aid Deadlines

Contact Information

Financial aid contact name : Tierra Smith

Financial aid office phone : (877) 736-2575

Financial Aid Forms

Domestic first-year financial aid applicants must submit the following forms, if applicable:

FAFSA

Institution's own financial aid form

Financial Aid Policies

This school practices need-blind admissions.

Need-based financial aid determined by

Minority Status

State/District Residency

Non need-based financial aid determined by

Academics

Art

Athletics

Minority Status

Music/Drama

Work Study Programs

Nights

For part-time students

Weekends

Tuition payment plans

Credit card payment

Installment payment

Annual College Costs

Cost Category

On Campus

Off Campus

At Home

In-state tuition and fees:

$3,132.00

$3,132.00

$3,132.00

Out-of-state tuition and fees:

$11,388.00

$11,388.00

$11,388.00

Room only:

--

$8,784.00

--

Books and supplies:

$1,320.00

$1,320.00

$1,320.00

Estimated personal expenses:

--

$1,944.00

$1,944.00

Transportation expenses:

--

$2,112.00

$2,112.00

Estimated Total In-state:

$4,452.00

$17,292.00

$8,508.00

Estimated Total Out-of-state:

$12,708.00

$25,548.00

$16,764.00

The prices listed above are probably not what you and your family will pay. Most college students receive financial aid, which reduces the amount the family actually pays. For U.S. colleges, use the college's net price calculator to get the best estimate of what your family will pay.


Athletic Scholarship Opportunities

Sport

Male

Female

Baseball

Available

Basketball

Available

Available

Softball

Available

Tennis

Available

Volleyball

Available

For Transfer Students

Credit Information

Minimum number of credits: --

Minimum college GPA (on a 4.0 scale): --

Lowest grade earned for course that may be transferred for credit (on a 4.0 scale): 1

Maximum credits/courses from a 2-year institution: --

Maximum credits/courses from a 4-year institution: --

Minimum credits transfers must complete to earn bachelor's degree: --

Admission Requirements (Required)

High School Transcript

College Transcript(s)

Students who applied for transfer

Terms in which transfer students may enroll

Fall

Spring

Summer

Transfers accepted as

1st semester freshman

2nd semester freshman

Sophomore

Services for students transferring IN from another school

Advisor

Orientation

Services for students transferring OUT of this school

Transfer advisor

College fairs/transfer recruitment on campus

Transfer center

Special Requirements

--

For International Students

Admission for International Students

Application fee: $50.00

Annual College Costs

Tuition and Fees: $11,388.00

Room & Board(on-campus): --

Room & Board(off-campus): $8,784.00

Additional estimated expenses: --

Costs per credit hour: --

Financial Aid

Tests for International Students

TOEFL Required of non-resident alien applicants

TOEFL (internet-based test) average score: --

TOEFL (internet-based test) minimum score: 61

TOEFL (paper) average score: --

TOEFL (paper) minimum score: --

Services for International Students

International Student Adviser

Special International Student Orientation Program