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Houston Community College, Houston, TX

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Location: Houston, TX / Online
Course Length: 0 hours - 3 years
Price: Under $10 - $27,000
Programs: all (477)

About Houston Community College

Houston Community College is located in Houston, TX, but also offers classes online. This school offers training in 477 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 0 hours 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 $27,000 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".

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
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 rate and salary earned after graduation at Houston Community College
Median Salary
10 years after graduationGraduation 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
Monthly loan payments
for 10-year loan
Students 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
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
Health Professions and Related Programs
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

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Good teachers

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Positive environment

Mentioned in 489 reviews


Mentioned in 461 reviews

Flexible class hours

Mentioned in 446 reviews

Recent Reviews

Written by an Indeed User on September 15, 2021, 03:05 PM
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Tedious program but worth it. Prepares you for the real world. Amazing professors however very demanding. Internship was very good at some of the best locations.
Overall Rating
Yes, I would recommend this program to a friend.
Written by an Indeed User on September 12, 2021, 06:16 AM
Other Comments
My experiences at Houston Community College was something I thought I was too old for because I consider myself too old to be in school. It was the best time in my life and I enjoyed every minute of it.
Overall Rating
Yes, I would recommend this program to a friend.
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