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 Hagerstown Community College

Hagerstown Community College - Hagerstown, MD

11400 Robinwood Dr, Hagerstown, Maryland 21742-6514

General information:(301)790-2800*530
Awards offered:Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years
Associate's degree
Award of less than 1 academic year
Campus setting:Suburb: Midsize
Campus housing:No
Student population:4,714( All undergraduate )
Student-to-faculty ratio:18 to 1
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Special Learning Opportunities
Distance learning opportunities
Weekend/evening college
Student Services
Remedial services
Academic/career counseling service
Employment services for students
Placement services for completers
On-campus day care for student's children
Credit Accepted
Dual credit
Credit for life experiences
Advanced placement (AP) credits
Carnegie Classification
Associate's--Public Rural-serving Medium
Religious Affiliation
Not applicable
Federal Aid
Eligible students may receive Pell Grants and other federal aid (e.g. Direct Loans).
Undergraduate students enrolled who are formally registered with office of disability services
More than 3%
Estimated Expenses for Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

• Beginning students are those who are entering postsecondary education for the first time.

Detailed Expenses 2009-2010 2010-2011 2011-2012 %change 2010-2011 to 2011-2012
Tuition and fees
In-state $2,634 $2,716 $2,812 -3%
Out-of-state $5,130 $5,260 $5,428 -3%
Books and supplies $1,250 $1,300 $1,400 -7%
Living arrangement
On Campus
Room and board $ $ $ NAN%
Other $ $ $ NAN%
Off Campus
Room and board $9,450 $9,695 $9,625 1%
Other $1,654 $2,190 $2,118 3%
Off Campus with Family
Other $1,654 $2,190 $2,118 3%
Total Expenses 2009-2010 2010-2011 2011-2012 %change 2010-2011 to 2011-2012
On Campus $3,884 $4,016 $4,212 0%
Off Campus $14,988 $15,901 $15,955 0%
Off Campus with Family $5,538 $6,206 $6,330 0%
On Campus $6,380 $6,560 $6,828 0%
Off Campus $17,484 $18,445 $18,571 0%
Off Campus with Family $8,034 $8,750 $8,946 0%
Average graduate student tuition and fees for academic year 2012-2013
In-state tuition $3,864
In-state fees $340
Out-of-state tuition $5,088
Out-of-state fees $340
Alternative Tuition Plans
Type of Plan Offered
Tuition guarantee plan
Prepaid tuition plan
Tuition payment plan X
Other alternative tuition plan
Undergraduate Student Financial Aid, 2010-2011
Full-time Beginning Undergraduate Students

• Beginning students are those who are entering postsecondary education for the first time.

Type of Aid Number receiving aid Percent receiving aid Total amount of aid received Average amount of aid received
Any student financial aid 380 74% --
Grant or scholarship aid 278 54% $1,172,023 $4,216
Federal grants 241 47% $1,091,320 $4,528
Pell grants 227 44% $962,851 $4,242
Other federal grants 107 21% $128,469 $1,201
State/local government grant or scholarships 20 4% $18,250 $913
Institutional grants or scholarships 59 11% $62,453 $1,059
Student loan aid 216 42% $774,000 $3,583
Federal student loans 216 42% $774,000 $3,583
Other student loans 0 0% $0 Not applicable
All Undergraduate Students
Type of Aid Number receiving aid Percent receiving aid Total amount of aid received Average amount of aid received
Grant or scholarship aid1 2,195 47% $8,078,329 $3,680
Pell grants 1,710 36% $6,365,340 $3,722
Federal student loans 1,129 24% $6,024,635 $5,336


Full-time beginning undergraduate students who paid the in-state or in-district tuition rate and were awarded grant or scholarship aid from federal, state or local governments, or the institution.
Average net price $7,637 $8,536 $6,220
Full-time beginning undergraduate students who paid the in-state or in-district tuition rate and were awarded Title IV aid by income.
Average net price by Income 2008-2009 2009-2010 2010-2011
$0 - $30,000 $6,207 $6,401 $4,894
$30,001 - $48,000 $7,608 $7,592 $6,193
$48,001 - $75,000 $8,425 $8,755 $7,849
$75,001 - $110,000 $10,301 $11,039 $9,953
$110,001 and more $9,581 $10,450 $9,798

• Average net price is generated by subtracting the average amount of federal, state/local government, or institutional grant or scholarship aid from the total cost of attendance. Total cost of attendance is the sum of published tuition and required fees (lower of in-district or in-state), books and supplies, and the weighted average for room and board and other expenses.

• Beginning students are those who are entering postsecondary education for the first time.

• Title IV aid to students includes grant aid, work study aid, and loan aid. These include: Federal Pell Grant, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG), Academic Competitiveness Grant (ACG), National Science and Mathematics Access to Retain Talent Grant (National SMART Grant), Teacher Education Assistance for College and Higher Education (TEACH) Grant, Federal Work-Study, Federal Perkins Loan, Subsidized Direct or FFEL Stafford Loan, and Unsubsidized Direct or FFEL Stafford Loan. For those Title IV recipients, net price is reported by income category and includes students who received federal aid even if none of that aid was provided in the form of grants. While Title IV status defines the cohort of student for which the data are reported, the definition of net price remains the same total cost of attendance minus grant aid.


• An institution's net price calculator allows current and prospective students, families, and other consumers to estimate the net price of attending that institution for a particular student.

Fall 2011
Total enrollment 4,714
Undergraduate enrollment 4,714
Undergraduate transfer-in enrollment 426
Graduate enrollment 0

•This institution has an open admission policy. Contact the institution for more information.

First-to-Second Year Retention Rates

Retention rates measure the percentage of first-time students who are seeking bachelor's degrees who return to the institution to continue their studies the following fall.

Retention Rates for First-Time Students Pursuing Bachelor's Degrees

Percentage of Students Who Began Their Studies in Fall 2010 and Returned in Fall 2011

Overall Graduation Rate and Transfer-Out Rate

The overall graduation rate is also known as the "Student Right to Know" or IPEDS graduation rate. It tracks the progress of students who began their studies as full-time, first-time degree- or certificate-seeking students to see if they complete a degree or other award such as a certificate within 150% of "normal time" for completing the program in which they are enrolled.

Some institutions also report a transfer-out rate, which is the percentage of the full-time, first-time students who transferred to another institution.

Note that not all students at the institution are tracked for these rates. Students who have already attended another postsecondary institution, or who began their studies on a part-time basis, are not tracked for this rate. At this institution, 31 percent of entering students were counted as "full-time, first-time" in 2011.


All Track Combined 3635
Baseball 21-
Basketball 1312
Golf 4-
Soccer 21-
Softball -12
Tennis -4
Volleyball -10


Middle States Commission on Higher Education01/01/1968 Accredited
Middle States Commission on Higher Education01/01/1968 Accredited


Joint Review Committee on Education in Radiologic Technology

Radiologic Technology (RAD) - Programs for radiographers

10/01/1975 Accredited
Maryland Board of Nursing

Practical Nursing Programs

07/01/2003 Accredited
Maryland Board of Nursing

Registered Nursing Programs

07/01/1969 Accredited


Illegal weapons possession000
Drug law violations01 0
Liquor law violations000
Arrests - On-Campus Residence Halls 2009 2010 2011
Illegal weapons possession ------
Drug law violations ----
Liquor law violations ------
Criminal Offenses - On-Campus 2009 2010 2011
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter 000
Negligent manslaughter 000
Sex offenses - Forcible 000
Sex offenses - Non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) 000
Robbery 000
Aggravated assault 000
Burglary 302
Motor vehicle theft 002
Arson 000
Criminal Offenses - On-Campus Residence Halls 2009 2010 2011
Murder/Non-negligent manslaughter ------
Negligent manslaughter ------
Sex offenses - Forcible ------
Sex offenses - Non-forcible (incest and statutory rape only) ------
Robbery ------
Aggravated assault ------
Burglary ------
Motor vehicle theft ------
Arson ------
• (!) Residence Halls are a subset of On-Campus statistics
• The crime data reported by the institutions have not been subjected to independent verification by the U.S. Department of Education. Therefore, the Department cannot vouch for the accuracy of the data reported here.
• These data do not include incidents that: (a) took place off campus on public property immediately adjacent to and accessible from the Campus; (b) took place on a noncampus building or property owned or controlled by a student organization that is officially recognized by the institution; or (c) incidents at buildings/property owned or controlled by an institution but is not contiguous to the institution. For further information, see


Default Rate13.4%
Number in default55
Number in repayment409

• For further information on default rates please visit the Cohort Default Rate Home Page. This school's six-digit OPE ID is 00207400

Aid Programs

• Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL)

• Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan)


Completions are the number of awards conferred by program and award level.

PROGRAMAward of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years Associate's degree Award of less than 1 academic year
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services Colleges
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping-11-
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General0--
Business Administration and Management, General159-
Business/Commerce, General-58-
Executive Assistant/Executive Secretary6--
General Office Occupations and Clerical Services2--
Management Information Systems, General1816-
Marketing/Marketing Management, General0--
Transportation/Mobility Management30-
Category total4494-
Communication Technologies Technicians and Support Services Colleges
Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics and Special Effects0--
Category total0--
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services Colleges
Computer Programming, Specific Applications0--
Computer Programming, Vendor/Product Certification2--
Computer Programming/Programmer, General0--
Computer and Information Sciences, General-2-
Data Processing and Data Processing Technology/Technician0--
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design34-
Category total56-
Construction Trades Colleges
Building/Property Maintenance0--
Category total0--
Education Colleges
Early Childhood Education and Teaching-0-
Education, General417-
Elementary Education and Teaching-6-
English/Language Arts Teacher Education-0-
Category total423-
Engineering Colleges
Engineering, General-4-
Category total-4-
Engineering Technology and Engineering-Related Fields Colleges
Architectural Drafting and Architectural CAD/CADD4--
Electromechanical Technology/Electromechanical Engineering Technology00-
Engineering Technologies and Engineering-Related Fields, Other00-
Industrial Technology/Technician11-
Instrumentation Technology/Technician-0-
Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician15-
Category total66-
Family and Consumer Sciences Human Sciences Colleges
Child Care and Support Services Management35-
Category total35-
Health Professions and Related Programs Colleges
Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions, Other9--
Dental Assisting/Assistant11--
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)12-
Licensed Practical/Vocational Nurse Training22--
Medical Administrative/Executive Assistant and Medical Secretary165-
Medical Insurance Coding Specialist/Coder15--
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist829-
Medical/Health Management and Clinical Assistant/Specialist11--
Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide1--
Pharmacy Technician/Assistant5--
Phlebotomy Technician/Phlebotomist50--
Psychiatric/Mental Health Services Technician-5-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse-58-
Category total14999-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services Colleges
Criminal Justice/Police Science319-
Category total319-
Legal Professions and Studies Colleges
Legal Assistant/Paralegal3--
Category total3--
Liberal Arts and Sciences Studies and Humanities Colleges
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other-97-
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies-122-
Category total-219-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies Colleges
Health and Physical Education/Fitness, General2--
Category total2--
Science Technologies Technicians Colleges
Biology Technician/Biotechnology Laboratory Technician24-
Category total24-
Transportation and Materials Moving Colleges
Truck and Bus Driver/Commercial Vehicle Operator and Instructor--145
Category total--145
Visual and Performing Arts Colleges
Commercial and Advertising Art211-
Category total211-
Grand total223490145