School, certification or license

City, state

searchSearch
Houston Community College
locationHouston, TX
  1. Certifications
  2. Houston, TX
  3. Houston Community College

Houston Community College, Houston, TX

4.5
731 reviews
Apply Now

School information


Summary

Location: Houston, TX / Online
Course Length: 1 hour - 3 years
Price: Under $10 - $30,000
Programs: all (422)

About Houston Community College

Houston Community College is located in Houston, TX, but also offers classes online. This school offers training in 422 qualifications, with the most reviewed qualifications being Associate's Degree, Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA) and Commercial Driver's License (CDL) Class A, Manual. Time to complete this education training ranges from 1 hour to 3 years depending on the qualification, with a median time to complete of 6 months. The cost to attend Houston Community College ranges from Under $10 to $30,000 depending on the qualification, with a median cost of $3,000. When asked how they paid for their training, most reviewers responded, "I paid for it myself".

The most commonly reported benefits of attending Houston Community College are "Good teachers" and "Positive environment", but respondents also mentioned "Affordable" and "Hands-on training" as notable benefits. Houston Community College has been reviewed 731 times, with an average rating of 4.46 out of 5. About 95% of reviewers would recommend Houston Community College to a friend.

... Read more

Work here? Claim this page

Cost of attendance

Total cost of attending Houston Community College including tuition and fees, books and supplies, and living expenses, minus the average grant/scholarship aid
Average annual cost
$5,747
per year
By family income level
Avg, ann. cost
$0 - $30,000 $4,967
$30,001 - $48,000 $5,887
$48,001 - $75,000 $7,844
$75,001 - $110,000 $9,797
$110,000+ $9,956
Net price is the amount a student pays to attend an institution for one academic year after subtracting a student’s scholarships and grants. Source: College Scorecard, 2019.

Graduation

Graduation rate and salary earned after graduation at Houston Community College

Median Salary
$33,600
10 years after graduation
Graduation rate for rate for first-time, full-time students at four-year institutions (150% of expected time to completion). Median earnings of students working and not enrolled 10 years after entry. Source: College Scorecard, 2019.

Loans and student debt

Student debt after graduating from Houston Community College
Median total debt
After graduation
$12,293

Monthly loan payments
for 10-year loan
$128

20%
Sudents receiving federal loans
20 of all undergraduate students receiving a federal student loan

Median debt of completers. Median debt expressed in 10-year monthly payments. Percent of all undergraduate students receiving a federal student loan. Source: College Scorecard, 2019.

Popular degrees

These are the most popular categories of degrees awarded at Houston Community College
59%
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities

10%
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services

9%
Health Professions and Related Programs

4%
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-Related Fields

More popular degrees
Personal and Culinary Services 2%
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services 1%
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services 1%
Communications Technologies/Technicians and Support Services 1%
Engineering 1%
Precision Production 1%
Source: College Scorecard, 2019.

Reviews about Houston Community College

Top pros

77%

Good teachers

Mentioned in 531 reviews

62%

Positive environment

Mentioned in 425 reviews

60%

Affordable

Mentioned in 412 reviews

58%

Hands-on training

Mentioned in 399 reviews

Recent Reviews

4.0
Written by an Indeed User on June 22, 2020, 07:07 PM
Pros
Flexible class hours, Good teachers, Affordable, Helpful career services, Positive environment, Good career preparation, Hands-on training.
Time
2 years
Overall Rating
Yes, I would recommend this program to a friend.

5.0
Written by an Indeed User on June 19, 2020, 05:53 PM
Pros
Flexible class hours, Good teachers, Affordable, Helpful career services, Positive environment, Good career preparation, Hands-on training.
Other Comments
Great combination of class and hands on instruction.
Time
3 hours
Price
$ 800 - I received grants and/or scholarship funding
Overall Rating
Yes, I would recommend this program to a friend.
View all
Review this school
Help others find the right program for their next job
Find top schools and certifications in your area
Discover where to get the certification you need, for the job you want
New search
All information on this page, including but not limited to price, cost, instructions, descriptions, and the content of a certification course, is presented for informational purposes only, may be an approximation, is subject to change, and may have been generated by third parties. Prior to enrolling in a course for a certification, please contact the proper school or certification administrators for information regarding certification requirements