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Facts and Data

NHCC has compiled a great deal of statistics and data into one, easy-to-use resource with the new 2015 Student Fact Book. In it you will find quick facts, enrollment trends, student profiles, student engagement information, student outcomes, and financial aid information.

Student Profile 

  • 10,655 credit students - 4,610 full-year equivalent (FYE) students enrolled in fiscal year 2015
  • 1,530 students graduated in fiscal year 2015 - 857 received degrees and 673 received certificates
  • 16% of our students go to school full-time, while 84% attend part-time
  • 13.3 is the average credit load for full-time students
  • 6.9 is the average credit load for part-time students
  • 57% of our students are female and 42% are male
  • 51% of our students are traditional age (18-25) and 40% are returning adults age 26 or older
  • 2,012 course sections were offered with 64% being traditional/classroom, 22% online, and 15% hybrid/blended
  • 27 is the average age of an NHCC student
  • 44% of our students are students of color
  • 45% of our students are low income
  • 59% of our students are first generation
  • 66% of our students are underrepresented

Top Cities - Student Residence 

  • Brooklyn Park
  • Maple Grove
  • Minneapolis
  • Brooklyn Center 
  • Plymouth

Top Sending High Schools 

  • Park Center Senior High School
  • Champlin Park High School
  • Osseo High School
  • Robbinsdale Armstrong High School
  • Maple Grove Senior High School

Top Declared Majors 

  • Liberal Arts
  • Pre-Nursing
  • Business Administration
  • Computer Science 
  • Law Enforcement 

Top Degrees Granted 

  • Liberal Arts and Sciences
  • Nursing
  • Business Administration 

Top Certificates Granted 

  • Business Principles
  • Management
  • Entrepreneurship

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Contact Information

North Hennepin Community College
7411 85th Avenue North
Brooklyn Park, MN 55445

Main: 763-488-0391
Out-State: 1-800-818-0395
MN Relay: 1-800-627-3529
Disability Accommodations:
763-493-0555
Fax: 763-424-0929
Email: info@nhcc.edu