1,678
Students
Financial aid thermometer
6,120
Avg. Financial Aid
Non-competitive
Admission Difficulty
100
100%
Acceptance Rate
Suburban setting
Rural
Setting
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Overview

Highland Community College is a 2-year institution located in Freeport, IL, in a rural setting.

Location & Contact

Address 2998 West Pearl City Road
Freeport, IL  61032
United States
Contact Mr. Jeremy Bradt
Director, Enrollment and Records
Email: jeremy.bradt@highland.edu
Phone: 815-235-6121
Fax: 815-235-6130

Majors & Degrees

Agriculture, Agriculture Operations, And Related Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Business, Management, Marketing, And Related Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Administrative Assistant And Secretarial Science Checkmark
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Computer And Information Sciences And Support Services Associate Bachelors
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Education Associate Bachelors
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Engineering Associate Bachelors
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Engineering Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
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Family And Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Health Professions And Related Clinical Sciences Associate Bachelors
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Liberal Arts And Sciences, General Studies And Humanities Associate Bachelors
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Mechanic And Repair Technologies/Technicians Associate Bachelors
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Multi/Interdisciplinary Studies Associate Bachelors
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Precision Production Associate Bachelors
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Visual And Performing Arts Associate Bachelors
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Admissions

Acceptance Rate

655
Applied
655
Accepted
1,678
Enrolled
100%
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Female Admissions

285
Females Applied
285
Females Accepted
100%
Acceptance Rate
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Male Admissions

370
Males Applied
370
Males Accepted
100%
Acceptance Rate

Application Deadlines

Type Application Closing Notification Date Rolling Admissions
Fall freshmen Not reported Not reported Yes
Other early decision plan Not reported Not reported
Transfer Not reported Not reported

Tuition & Fees

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Tuition

7,170
In-state
7,170
Out-of-state
4,230
In-district
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Fees

990
Full-time student fees
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Other Payment Considerations

Guaranteed tuition plan offered No
Tuition pre-payment plan No
Tuition payment plans offered Yes
Student groups that qualify for full or partial waiver of tuition Senior Citizens
Employees

Financial Aid

6,120
Avg. Financial Aid Package
5,782
Avg. Freshman Financial Aid Package
3,098
Avg. Loan Aid
3,455
Avg. Grant Aid
5,484
Avg. Scholarship and/or Grant Aid awarded
95% Percentage of students with need who receive financial aid
36%
Avg. Percentage of Financial Need Met
0%
Percentage of Students Who Had Their Need Fully Met

Student Body

1,678
Total undergrad students
1%
International Students
3%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 3.04%
Black or African American 7.51%
White or Caucasian 81.47%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.72%
Asian 1.13%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.06%
Two or more races 2.92%
Other 2.5%

Gender

Male (38.86%)
Female (61.14%)

Campus Life

Student Activities

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Student Services

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Student Organizations

Greek fraternities
Greek sororities
Local fraternities
Local sororities
Most popular organizations:
Phi Theta Kappa, Royal Scots, Prairie Wind, Intramurals and Collegiate Choir

Campus Security & Safety

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Athletics

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Men's Sports

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Bowling No Checkmark Checkmark
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Softball No No No
Volleyball Checkmark No No
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Women's Sports

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Baseball No No No
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Bowling No Checkmark Checkmark
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Faculty

123
Total Faculty
15:1
Student-Faculty Ratio
Full-time - 47
Part-time - 76
Male - 57
Female - 66