Kauai Community College Overview
Located in Lihue, Hawaii, Kauai Community College is a public institution. Lihue is a great place for students who enjoy small town life.
What Is Kauai Community College Known For?
- Students at Kauai CC may have an easier time interacting with their teachers since the student to faculty ratio at the school is 10 to 1.
- Although it may not be available for every major, the associate's degree is the highest one a student can attain at Kauai CC.
- For the 2017-2018 academic year, 70% of the faculty were full-time.
Kauai Community College Rankings
Kauai CC was not ranked in College Factual's Best Overall Colleges report this year. This may be because not enough data was available.
The following table lists the notable rankings from College Factual that Kauai CC has received.
Notable Undergraduate Rankings for Kauai CC
|Best Colleges for Diversity||1,217|
|Best Colleges for Non-Traditional Students||1,533|
Where Is Kauai Community College?
Contact details for Kauai CC are given below.
|Address:||3-1901 Kaumualii Highway, Lihue, HI 96766-9500|
How Do I Get Into Kauai CC?
You can apply to Kauai CC online at: https://www.sis.hawaii.edu/uhdad/bwskalog.P_DispLoginNon
Can I Afford Kauai Community College?
Net Price by Income Group for Kauai CC
|$0-30 K||$30K-48K||$48-75||$75-110K||$110K +|
The net price is calculated by adding tuition, room, board and other costs and subtracting financial aid.
Student Loan Debt
Almost 66% of college students who graduated with the class of 2018 took out student loans, but that percentage varies from school to school. At Kauai CC, approximately 6% of students took out student loans averaging $4,549 a year. That adds up to $18,196 over four years for those students.
The student loan default rate at Kauai CC is 18.1%. Watch out! This is significantly higher than the national default rate of 10.1%, which means you could have trouble paying back your student loans if you take any out.
Kauai Community College Undergraduate Student Diversity
Of the 361 full-time undergraduates at Kauai CC, 45% are male and 55% are female.
The racial-ethnic breakdown of Kauai Community College students is as follows.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Grads|
|Black or African American||2|
|Hispanic or Latino||46|
Over 3 countries are represented at Kauai CC. The most popular countries sending students to the school are Japan, Australia, and Canada.
Online Learning at Kauai Community College
The following chart shows how the online learning population at Kauai CC has changed over the last few years.
Online Growth Rankings of Kauai CC
The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Kauai Community College was -4.8%. This is the #2,459 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at Kauai CC regardless of major.
When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.
Kauai Community College Majors
|Business Administration & Management||1||0||0||0|
|Business Support & Assistant Services||3||0||0||0|
|Electrical & Power Transmission Installers||4||0||0||0|
|Electronics Engineering Technology||5||0||0||0|
|Liberal Arts General Studies||53||0||0||0|
|Teacher Education Grade Specific||6||0||0||0|
|Vehicle Maintenance & Repair||1||0||0||0|
*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.
More about our data sources and methodologies.