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Hillsborough Community College

Tampa, FL 2-Year Public
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About Hillsborough Community College

Hillsborough Community College Overview

Hillsborough Community College is a public, state school in the urban setting of Tampa, Florida. Hillsborough Community College was founded in 1968 and enrolls around 19,189 students a year, including 19,198 undergrad students. Hillsborough Community College offers on-campus housing for up to 420 students. Most students live in off campus housing.

There are many ways for students to get involved at Hillsborough Community College!

Are you interested in music or performing? Sing in a chorus or perform with one of Hillsborough Community College's theater groups.

Interested in journalism or communications? Hillsborough Community College students can write for the campus newspaper, host a radio show or be a producer for the student-run television channel.

Hillsborough Community College does not have any fraternities or sororities, do it might be a good option if Greek life isn't a priority for you.

Planning to play sports? Hillsborough Community College has many options for athletes. See them all and learn more about life at Hillsborough Community College on the Student Life page.

2022 Hillsborough Community College Facts At-A-Glance
Academic Calendar Semester
Early Decision Acceptance Rate ED not offered
Early Action Acceptance Rate EA not offered
In-State Tuition $2,505
Out-of-State $9,111

Is Hillsborough Community College a Good School?


Different people have different ideas about what makes a "good" school. Some factors that can help you determine what a good school for you might be include admissions criteria, acceptance rate, tuition costs, and more.

Let's take a closer look at these factors to get a better idea of what Hillsborough Community College offers and if the school could be a good choice for you.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Hillsborough Community College

Retention refers to the number of students that stay enrolled at a school over time. It is a way to measure how satisfied students are with their school experience, and if they have the support necessary to succeed in college.

The average six-year graduation rate for U.S. colleges and universities is 61% for public schools, and 67% for private, non-profit schools.

Job Outlook Hillsborough Community College Graduates

Job placement stats are a good resource for understanding the value of a degree from Hillsborough Community College by providing a look on how job placement has gone for other grads.

Check with Hillsborough Community College directly, for information on any information on starting salaries for recent grads.

Tuition and Financial Aid at Hillsborough Community College

Tuition is another important factor when choose a college. Some colleges may have high tuition, but do a better job at meeting students' financial need.

For information on Hillsborough Community College's financial aid options for first-year students, check with the school directly.

The 2023-2024 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2022

Some financial aid is available on a first-come, first-served basis, so fill out the FAFSA as soon as you can. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! No one should ever pay to fill out the FREE Application for Federal Student Aid, (FAFSA), so be very wary of anyone asking you for money.

Learn more about Tuition and Financial Aid at Hillsborough Community College.

Based on this information, is Hillsborough Community College the school for you? Remember, the best school for one person may be a terrible fit for another! So ask yourself: Is Hillsborough Community College a good school for you?

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Where is Hillsborough Community College?

Hillsborough Community College is located in the urban setting of Tampa, Florida, less than an hour from Tampa and Clearwater and St. Petersburg.

If you are interested in seeing Hillsborough Community College for yourself, be sure to plan a visit! The best way to reach campus is to take Interstate 275 to Tampa, or book a flight to the nearest airport, Tampa International.

You can also take a virtual campus tour to get a sense of what Hillsborough Community College and Tampa are like without leaving home.

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College Info

PO Box 31127 Tampa, FL 33631-3127

Campus Setting: Urban

Hillsborough Community College Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Hillsborough Community College is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Hillsborough Community College is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Hillsborough Community College ACT Scores

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Hillsborough Community College SAT Scores

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Hillsborough Community College Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$2,505

In State

$9,111

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
Out-of-State
State Tuition
$2,505
$9,111
Fees
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Housing
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Books
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Student Life

Wondering what life at Hillsborough Community College is like? There are approximately 19,189 students enrolled at Hillsborough Community College, including 19,198 undergraduate students and -9 graduate students. 45% percent of students attend school full-time, 95% percent are from FL and 5% percent of students are from other states.

45%

Full Time

55%

Part Time

95%

In State

5%

Out-of-State

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

19,189

Campus Setting

Urban

Acceptance Rate

N.A.

Tuition and Fees

In State

$2,505

Out-of-State

$9,111

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Continuous processing
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