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Colleges in Hawaii

Colleges in Hawaii

Hawaii isn’t solely for vacations and getaways. Hawaii can also act as a location for higher learning. Currently, there are over twenty post-secondary institutions. They possess a wide range of universities, such as: two year colleges, four year universities, and private universities. These are the top ten universities of Hawaii:

1. University of Hawai’i of at Manoa

UH Manoa is a public research university, and the most reknown university in Hawai’i. Established and founded 1907, in Honolulu, Hawai’i, United States, and it consists of four colleges of Arts and Sciences: Arts and Humanities, Languages Literatures and Linguistics, Natural Sciences, and Social Sciences.

2. University of Hawai’i - West O’ahu

University of Hawaii - West O’ahu is a public, state, and coed university. Located in Chapel, Hawaii, the university officially opened in January in 1976. With the only four year university located in the West O’ahu area, UHWO offers a Bachelor of Arts, a Bachelor of Education, and a Bachelor of Applied Sciences.

3. Kapi’onali Community College

Also known as Kapi’onali Technical School, this college is a public, commuter college in Honolulu, Hawai’i. It is the largest extensive community college in the state of Hawai’i. Kapi’onali Community College was established in 1946, and offers business education, food service, hospitality education, culinary, health education, and nursing.

4. Brigham Young University - Hawai’i

Brigham Young - Hawai’i is a private university with a religious affiliation to The Church of the Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Its student body has a population of 2,800, and it is located in Laie, Hawai’i. It offers programs in liberal arts, management, health care, etc. LDS scripture and teachings is to be expected, since it is ran by LDS tithing funds.

5. Chaminade University of Honolulu

Chaminade University is a private coed university located in Honolulu, Hawai’i. Launched in 1955, Chaminade is religious affiliated to the Society of Mary or the Catholic Church. Chaminade offers degrees in bachelors’ in 23 fields of study, and five master’s degrees.

6. University of Hawai’i at Hilo

UHH is another four year public and coed university. With the main campus located at 200 West Kiwi Street, Hilo, their College of Hawaiian Language is the only school in the United States that allows undergraduates and graduates to study an indigenous language. They are also in the top ten for most ethnic diversity and the lowest student percentage for debt upon graduation.

7. Leeward Community College

Leeward Community College is a public community college, on the island of O’ahu. Along with primarily teaching, the main campus acts as the temporary campus of the University of Hawai’i-West O’ahu. This commuter college boasts over 50 degree and certificate programs that range from liberal arts, career training, and healthcare.

8. Hawai’i Pacific University

Hawaii Pacific is the largest noted private university in the central Pacific. Along with the title, comes an extremely diverse student body of approximately 9,000 students. They represent over 80 countries. Hawaii Pacific University possesses two main campuses, Hawai’i Loa and Honolulu Campus.

9. University of Hawai’i Maui

The University of Hawai’i Maui is the last of the four public universities in Hawai’i. Established in 1931, the urban campus owns three baccalaureate degrees, Applied Business and Information Technology, Engineering Technology, and Sustainable Science Management. UH Maui also has five campuses, in addition to, the main campus in Kahului.

10. Windward Community College

Windward Community College is a public, coed community college in Kane’ohe, Hawai’i. Founded in 1972, its motto is Enlightening Ko’olau, which is a popular volcano mountain range in Hawai’i. They are accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges. The small college consists of 2,705 students and offer college courses, non-credit classes, and community activities for the surrounding area.

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Institution NameCityStateType (Years)Student Population (Under Graduate)Student To Faculty RatioWebsite
Heald College-Honolulu

 Heald College-Honolulu,Honolulu, Hawaii

Honolulu

Hawaii

2 but < 4

1,951

(All)

27:1
Chaminade University of Honolulu

 Chaminade University of Honolulu,Honolulu, Hawaii

Honolulu

Hawaii

4 or > 4

2,883

(2,134)

13:1
University of Hawaii at Hilo

 University of Hawaii at Hilo,Hilo, Hawaii

Hilo

Hawaii

4 or > 4

4,139

(3,529)

15:1
University of Hawaii at Manoa

 University of Hawaii at Manoa,Honolulu, Hawaii

Honolulu

Hawaii

4 or > 4

20,429

(14,402)

13:1
Hawaii Institute of Hair Design

 Hawaii Institute of Hair Design,Honolulu, Hawaii

Honolulu

Hawaii

< 2

106

(All)

19:1
Hawaii Pacific University

 Hawaii Pacific University,Honolulu, Hawaii

Honolulu

Hawaii

4 or > 4

8,071

(6,740)

15:1
Honolulu Community College

 Honolulu Community College,Honolulu, Hawaii

Honolulu

Hawaii

2 but < 4

4,600

(All)

18:1
Kapiolani Community College

 Kapiolani Community College,Honolulu, Hawaii

Honolulu

Hawaii

2 but < 4

9,023

(All)

19:1
Kauai Community College

 Kauai Community College,Lihue, Hawaii

Lihue

Hawaii

2 but < 4

1,433

(All)

12:1
Leeward Community College

 Leeward Community College,Pearl City, Hawaii

Pearl City

Hawaii

2 but < 4

7,895

(All)

25:1
University of Hawaii Maui College

 University of Hawaii Maui College,Kahului, Hawaii

Kahului

Hawaii

4 or > 4

4,527

(All)

17:1
Med-Assist School of Hawaii Inc

 Med-Assist School of Hawaii Inc,Honolulu, Hawaii

Honolulu

Hawaii

< 2

112

(All)

19:1
World Medicine Institute

 World Medicine Institute,Honolulu, Hawaii

Honolulu

Hawaii

4 or > 4

46

()

:1
Travel Institute of the Pacific

 Travel Institute of the Pacific,Honolulu, Hawaii

Honolulu

Hawaii

< 2

185

(All)

14:1
University of Hawaii System Office

 University of Hawaii System Office,Honolulu, Hawaii

Honolulu

Hawaii

4 or > 4

:1
University of Hawaii-West Oahu

 University of Hawaii-West Oahu,Pearl City, Hawaii

Pearl City

Hawaii

4 or > 4

1,662

(All)

16:1
Windward Community College

 Windward Community College,Kaneohe, Hawaii

Kaneohe

Hawaii

2 but < 4

2,705

(All)

23:1
Brigham Young University-Hawaii

 Brigham Young University-Hawaii,Laie, Hawaii

Laie

Hawaii

4 or > 4

2,952

(All)

16:1
Argosy University-Hawaii

 Argosy University-Hawaii,Honolulu, Hawaii

Honolulu

Hawaii

4 or > 4

533

(145)

18:1
Remington College-Honolulu Campus

 Remington College-Honolulu Campus,Honolulu, Hawaii

Honolulu

Hawaii

4 or > 4

646

(All)

22:1
Hawaii Community College

 Hawaii Community College,Hilo, Hawaii

Hilo

Hawaii

2 but < 4

3,917

(All)

20:1
University of Phoenix-Hawaii Campus

 University of Phoenix-Hawaii Campus,Honolulu, Hawaii

Honolulu

Hawaii

4 or > 4

1,407

(1,228)

22:1
Hawaii Technology Institute

 Hawaii Technology Institute,Honolulu, Hawaii

Honolulu

Hawaii

< 2

52

(All)

15:1
Institute of Clinical Acupuncture & Oriental Med

 Institute of Clinical Acupuncture & Oriental Med,Honolulu, Hawaii

Honolulu

Hawaii

4 or > 4

46

()

:1
Traditional Chinese Medical College of Hawaii

 Traditional Chinese Medical College of Hawaii,Kamuela, Hawaii

Kamuela

Hawaii

4 or > 4

29

()

:1
New Hope Christian College

 New Hope Christian College,Honolulu, Hawaii

Honolulu

Hawaii

4 or > 4

124

(106)

16:1
Heisei International Institute of Massage

 Heisei International Institute of Massage,Honolulu, Hawaii

Honolulu

Hawaii

< 2

:1
Hawaii Medical Institute

 Hawaii Medical Institute,Honolulu, Hawaii

Honolulu

Hawaii

< 2

230

(All)

12:1
Mauna Loa Helicopters

 Mauna Loa Helicopters,Kailua Kona, Hawaii

Kailua Kona

Hawaii

< 2

25

(All)

2:1
Paul Mitchell The School Honolulu

 Paul Mitchell The School Honolulu,Honolulu, Hawaii

Honolulu

Hawaii

2 but < 4

124

(All)

15:1