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Highline Community College

Highline Community College

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Highline Community College is a mid sized (under 10,000 students) public, 2 year school located in the Western States in a large suburb. The highest degree offered is an Associate's degree and the school is exclusively two year undergraduates. The most popular areas of study at Highline Community College include: Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies with 556 Associates awards; Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse with 121 Associates awards; Business/Commerce, General with 99 Associates awards; Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide with 57 Award < 1Yr awards; Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions, Other with 49 Award < 1Yr awards;. Highline Community College is located at 2400 S 240th St in Des Moines, WA 98198.

Highline Community College Facts


Highline Community College is located at 2400 S 240th St in Des Moines, WA 98198

Graduation Rate: 28%
Retention Rate: 58%
Undergrads Under 18: 15%
Undergrads Between 18 - 24: 48%
Undergrads Between 25 - 64: 37%

Highline Community College telephone number: (206) 878-3710

Highline Community College is also known as HCC, Highline

The highest degree offered is: Associate's degree


Highline Community College Tuition and Fees

Tuition and Fees: $4,000


Student Demographics at Highline Community College
Highline Community College Demographics
Totals: 1,271
     Males: 451 (35% of total)
     Females: 820 (65% of total)
Asians: 175
     Asian Males: 65 (5% of total)
     Asian Females: 110 (9% of total)
Blacks: 104
     Black Males: 37 (3% of total)
     Black Females: 67 (5% of total)
Hispanics: 68
     Hispanic Males: 23 (2% of total)
     Hispanic Females: 45 (4% of total)
Native Americans: 6
     Native American Males: 3 (0% of total)
     Native American Females: 3 (0% of total)
Hawaiians: 14
     Hawaiian Males: 3 (0% of total)
     Hawaiian Females: 11 (1% of total)
Mixed Race: 67
     Mixed Race Males: 24 (2% of total)
     Mixed Race Females: 43 (3% of total)
Whites: 603
     White Males: 195 (15% of total)
     White Females: 408 (32% of total)
Foreign Students: 113
     Foreign Males: 53 (4% of total)
     Foreign Females: 60 (5% of total)
Most Popular Majors at Highline Community College
Area of Study  (degrees awarded)
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies
(556 Associates degrees)
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse
(121 Associates degrees)
Business/Commerce, General
(99 Associates degrees)
Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide
(57 Award < 1Yr degrees)
Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions, Other
(49 Award < 1Yr degrees)
Medical/Clinical Assistant
(32 Associates degrees)
Physical Sciences
(31 Associates degrees)
Hotel/Motel Administration/Management
(22 Award < 1Yr degrees)
Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions, Other
(22 Associates degrees)
Legal Assistant/Paralegal
(22 Associates degrees)
Respiratory Therapy Technician/Assistant
(21 Associates degrees)
Legal Assistant/Paralegal
(21 Award > 1Yr < 2Yr degrees)
Medical Insurance Specialist/Medical Biller
(18 Award > 1Yr < 2Yr degrees)
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General
(17 Award < 1Yr degrees)
Office Management and Supervision
(17 Associates degrees)
Hotel/Motel Administration/Management
(13 Associates degrees)
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
(13 Associates degrees)
Business Administration and Management, General
(12 Associates degrees)
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling
(12 Associates degrees)
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
(12 Award < 1Yr degrees)
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
(11 Award < 1Yr degrees)
Criminal Justice/Law Enforcement Administration
(11 Associates degrees)
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
(11 Award < 1Yr degrees)
Network and System Administration/Administrator
(11 Award < 1Yr degrees)
Polysomnography
(10 Award < 1Yr degrees)
Audiovisual Communications Technologies/Technicians, Other
(10 Associates degrees)
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
(9 Associates degrees)
Computer Programming/Programmer, General
(9 Award < 1Yr degrees)
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General
(8 Award > 1Yr < 2Yr degrees)
Computer Programming/Programmer, General
(7 Associates degrees)
Highline Community College Weather
Highline Community College Avg Annual Weather
Average Temperature: 52.30 (Fahrenheit)
Average Precipitation: 43.98 (inches of rain)
Umbrella Days: 94.44 (days you might need an umbrella)
Average Snowfall: 4.60 (inches of snow)
Snow Days: 2.70 (days with 1 inch of snow on the ground)
Average Humidity: 81.69 (% humidity)
Average Windspeed: 11.05 (mph)
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