Holyoke Community College

Holyoke, MA

School Background

2022 Undergraduate Enrollment: 3,229
Graduate Enrollment: 0
Associate's Colleges: High Transfer-High Traditional
Highest degree awarded: Associate
Hispanic focused instituion
Religious Affiliation: None

Campus Details

Suburb: Large (outside principal city, in urbanized area with population of 250,000 or more)
Two-year, medium // higher-part-time

Applicant and Admittance Traits

2022 Admission Rate: 0%

Male/Female: 38% / 62% (2017)

First generation college students: 47.3% (2017)
Percentage of students who are married when enrolled: 9.0% (2017)
Percentage of students who are veterans: 0.7% (2017)

Test scores for admission:


Appliants applying to 2+ schools: 38.8% (2017)
Appliants applying to 3+ schools: 20.0% (2017)
Appliants applying to 4+ schools: 12.8% (2017)
Appliants applying to 5+ schools: 9.0% (2017)

Ethnicity Information

White: 56.7%
Black: 6.2%
Hispanic: 26.6%
Asian: 3.0%
American Indian/Alaska Native: 0.3%
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: 0.1%
2+ races: 4.1%
Non-resident alien: 0.4%
Unknown race: 2.6%

Costs & Fees

2022 Average Tuition & Fees (Room/Board/Books): $13,231
In-State tuition: $5,378
Out-of-State tuition: $10,322

Estimated books and supplies: $1,600 (2022)
Estimated on-campus room & board:
Estimated on-campus other fees:

Estimated off-campus room & board: $8,980 (2022)
Estimated off-campus other fees: $0 (2022)

Average Family Income: $43,262 (2017)
Median Family Income: $22,723 (2017)

Scholarships & Financial Aid

Percentage of students receiving Pell Grant: 36.7%
Percentage of students with Federal Loans: 23.7%

Median federal loan debt at graduation: $8,250 (2021)
Median federal loan payment: $87 (2021)

Household Income Net Cost
0-$30k $6,255
$30k-48k $6,764
$48k-75k $8,437
$75k-110k $11,818
$110k+ $12,977

Graduate Outcomes & Job Placements

4-year graduation rate: 0%
6-year graduation rate: 0%

1 year post-graduation workforce participation: 89.4% (2020)

Loans

Median federal debt for graduates: $8,250 (2021)
Median federal debt for non-graduates: $3,600 (2021)

Median federal debt for first-generation graduates: $4,451 (2021)
Median federal debt for Pell grant recipient graduates: $3,490 (2021)

Ability to Repay Loans

Graduates, % of Loans in Repayment
(Non-delinquent/default)
Percentage
@1 Year 57.0% (2015)
@3 year 59.4% (2017)
@5 year 64.7% (2017)


1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid (Non-delinquent/default) - Pell Grant Recipients: 37.0% (2015)
1-year Graduate % of Loans being Repaid - 1st Generation Attendees: 41.8% (2015)

Earnings Power

Median earnings, 1 year post graduation: $31,409 (2020)
Median earnings, 4 years post graduation: $38,660 (2020)

Popular Majors

Type of Degree Major 2022 Graduates Median Federal Debt Median Monthly Payment 1yr Median Earnings (monthly gross) 4yr Median Earnings (monthly gross)
Associate's Degree Physics. 2
Associate's Degree Criminal Justice and Corrections. 50 $5,658 $59 $32,793 ($2,733) $43,424 ($3,619)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Community Organization and Advocacy. 29 $5,988 $51 $30,777 ($2,565)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Social Work. 2
Associate's Degree Social Work. 19 $10,075 $31,235 ($2,603)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Design and Applied Arts. 1
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Film/Video and Photographic Arts. 1
Associate's Degree Fine and Studio Arts. 16
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Music. 1
Associate's Degree Music. 8
Associate's Degree Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences, General. 39 $11,930 $113 $34,413 ($2,868)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Health and Medical Administrative Services. 7 $36,039 ($3,003)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services. 11 $36,409 ($3,034)
Associate's Degree Allied Health and Medical Assisting Services. 14
Associate's Degree Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions. 11 $61,828 ($5,152)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions. 13
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Public Health. 1
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Health Aides/Attendants/Orderlies. 2
Associate's Degree Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing. 49 $20,880 $124 $66,919 ($5,577) $75,643 ($6,304)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Practical Nursing, Vocational Nursing and Nursing Assistants. 15
Associate's Degree Business Administration, Management and Operations. 105 $9,200 $83 $35,625 ($2,969) $42,903 ($3,575)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Accounting and Related Services. 1
Associate's Degree Accounting and Related Services. 3
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Business Operations Support and Assistant Services. 1
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Entrepreneurial and Small Business Operations. 3
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Hospitality Administration/Management. 1
Associate's Degree Hospitality Administration/Management. 13
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Human Resources Management and Services. 2
Associate's Degree Computer Programming. 21 $10,700 $123 $36,841 ($3,070)
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications. 5
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Culinary Arts and Related Services. 17 $28,547 ($2,379) $29,411 ($2,451)
Associate's Degree Engineering, General. 26 $8,907 $65
Associate's Degree Environmental Control Technologies/Technicians. 8
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Human Development, Family Studies, and Related Services. 1
Associate's Degree Human Development, Family Studies, and Related Services. 18 $25,499 ($2,125) $25,254 ($2,105)
Associate's Degree Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities. 308 $8,995 $76 $23,034 ($1,920) $34,018 ($2,835)
Associate's Degree Biology, General. 41 $5,300 $58 $15,040 ($1,253)
Associate's Degree Biotechnology. 1
Associate's Degree Mathematics. 4
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Sustainability Studies. 3
Undergraduate Certificate or Diploma Health and Physical Education/Fitness. 1
Associate's Degree Health and Physical Education/Fitness. 8
Associate's Degree General Sales, Merchandising and Related Marketing Operations. 1
Associate's Degree Chemistry. 3


Campus Resources

Average faculty salary: $67,851
Full time faculty: 37%

Undergraduate student-to-faculty ratio: 12.0

School's endowment start of year: $6,957,912 (2022)
School's endowment end of year: $7,382,956 (2022)