Leeward Community College Overview
Leeward Community College is a public institution located in Pearl City, Hawaii. Pearl City is considered a suburb and offers tranquility and safety near the excitement of a city center.
What Is Leeward Community College Known For?
- The highest degree offered at Leeward CC is the at least 2, but less than 4 academic yrs.
- For the 2017-2018 academic year, 66% of the faculty were full-time.
Leeward Community College Rankings
Leeward CC was not ranked in College Factual's 2021 Best Overall Colleges report. This could be for a number of reasons, including lack of data.
The following table lists the notable rankings from College Factual that Leeward CC has received.
Notable Undergraduate Rankings for Leeward CC
|Best Colleges for Diversity||630|
|Best Colleges for Veterans||1,080|
|Best Colleges for Non-Traditional Students||1,372|
Where Is Leeward Community College?
Contact details for Leeward CC are given below.
|Address:||96-045 Ala Ike, Pearl City, HI 96782-3366|
How Do I Get Into Leeward CC?
You can apply to Leeward CC online at: https://www.sis.hawaii.edu/uhdad/bwskalog.P_DispLoginNon
Can I Afford Leeward Community College?
Net Price by Income Group for Leeward 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
It's not uncommon for college students to take out loans to pay for school. In fact, almost 66% of students nationwide depend at least partially on loans. At Leeward CC, approximately 7% of students took out student loans averaging $4,646 a year. That adds up to $18,584 over four years for those students.
The student loan default rate at Leeward CC is 14.0%. This is higher than the national default rate of 10.1% so you should proceed with caution when taking out student loans.
Leeward Community College Undergraduate Student Diversity
Of the 2,799 full-time undergraduates at Leeward CC, 47% are male and 53% are female.
The racial-ethnic breakdown of Leeward Community College students is as follows.
|Race/Ethnicity||Number of Grads|
|Black or African American||80|
|Hispanic or Latino||439|
Over 31 countries are represented at Leeward CC. The most popular countries sending students to the school are Japan, South Korea, and Vietnam.
Online Learning at Leeward Community College
The following chart shows how the online learning population at Leeward CC has changed over the last few years.
This school is the most popular in Hawaii for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2017-2018.
Online Growth Rankings of Leeward CC
The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Leeward Community College was 2.3%. This is the #1,874 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at Leeward CC regardless of major.
The following table shows the 1-year growth rate of Leeward CC majors that offer at least one online course. This table only includes majors with positive growth.
|Major||1-Year Growth Rate|
|Business, Management & Marketing||23%|
|Teacher Education Grade Specific||22%|
The table below shows how the average growth rate over 4 years at Leeward CC ranks compared to all other partially online schools that offer a specific major. Note that the majors may or may not be offered online at Leeward CC.
|Major||Growth Rate Rank|
|Teacher Education Grade Specific||#244|
|Liberal Arts / Sciences & Humanities||#468|
|Liberal Arts General Studies||#468|
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%.
Leeward Community College Majors
|Business Administration & Management||34||0||0||0|
|Business Support & Assistant Services||10||0||0||0|
|Computer Information Systems||27||0||0||0|
|Computer Software & Applications||24||0||0||0|
|Health & Medical Administrative Services||21||0||0||0|
|Liberal Arts General Studies||532||0||0||0|
|Teacher Education Grade Specific||77||0||0||0|
|Vehicle Maintenance & Repair||19||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.