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Schools in Hawaii

The state of Hawaii has 25 schools. Hawaii offers subjects such as forensic nursing and electrical engineering. While in 2010, institutions in this state had 69,461 students enrolled in undergraduate programs, institutions in Hawaii had 9,829 students enrolled in graduate programs. 12,353 students graduated with degrees from institutions in this state in 2010.

Overview

It has four 4-year institutions, six community and technical colleges, and 15 private institutions. Hawaii institutions offer 144 certificate programs, 152 associate's level programs, 274 programs at the bachelor's level, 159 master's level programs, and 65 doctorate level programs to prospective students and it offers subjects such as law and nutrition.

Tuition at schools in this state varies from $2,142 to $20,388. Average in-state tuition at 4-year public institutions is $5,103 each year. Community and technical public colleges cost $2,173 each year. Tuition at Hawaii private institutions ranges from $4,330 to $20,388 each year.

In order to offset the tuition cost, college students in Hawaii receive $402 each year. A majority of financial aid is loans, however, 56% of the financial aid is scholarships and the rest is institutional grants. Institutions gave $8,301,427 to students in 2009. Institutions in this state have a moderately diverse student population since around 58% of students are female, close to 2% of students are over 24 years of age, and approximately 80% of students are from a racial or ethnic minority background.

Women

58%

Men

42%

Age 18-24

59%

Age 25 & Up

40%

Student Enrollment in Hawaii 2008-2010

The number of students who were enrolled at Hawaii institutions climbed from 2008 to 2010. In particular, undergraduates increased by 8,453 students and the number of graduate students increased by 423.

Student Enrollment in Hawaii 2008-2010

  • Undergraduate 2008: 61008
  • Undergraduate 2009: 65558
  • Undergraduate 2010: 69461
  • Graduate 2008: 9406
  • Graduate 2009: 9670
  • Graduate 2010: 9829

Completed Degrees in Hawaii

In 2010, 12,353 students graduated from certificate or degree programs in this state. Close to 44% of students graduated with bachelor degrees, while approximately 3% of students graduated with doctorate degrees.

Completed Degrees in Hawaii

  • Certificate: 1099
  • Associates: 3349
  • Bachelors: 5495
  • Masters: 2029
  • Doctorate: 381

National VS Hawaii Student Graduation Rate

Graduation rates for full-time first-time students in this state are lower than graduation rates for students around the United States.

National VS Hawaii Student Graduation Rate

  • National Graduating Students: 1409453
  • National Non-Graduating Students: 1979609
  • Hawaii Graduating Students: 3280
  • Hawaii Non-Graduating Students: 8038

Top Hawaii Jobs by Median Salary

Top Hawaii Jobs by Median Salary

  • Dentists, All Other Specialists: 216960
  • Surgeons: 193740
  • Pediatricians, General: 189480
  • Obstetricians and Gynecologists: 188690
  • Physicians and Surgeons, All Other: 187950

Hawaii Job Market

Hawaii Job Market

  • Hawaii Average Salary 2008: 41705
  • Hawaii Average Salary 2009: 42850
  • Hawaii Average Salary 2010: 43664
  • Hawaii Employment Number 2008: 1220720
  • Hawaii Employment Number 2009: 1171145
  • Hawaii Employment Number 2010: 1137480

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1. The Chaminade University of Honolulu

3140 Waialae Avenue
Honolulu, HI 96816-1578
(808) 735-4711

The Chaminade University of Honolulu, which is near the center of the city, is located in Honolulu, HI. Chaminade offers 45 programs. Specifically, it offers five associate's level degrees to students, 24 bachelor's level degrees, and 16 degrees at the master's level. This small school is the fourth biggest institution in the state of Hawaii in terms of programs.

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2. The Travel Institute of the Pacific

1314 S King St Ste 1164
Honolulu, HI 96814
(808) 591-2708

The Travel Institute of the Pacific offers four programs. It offers students four certificates. This vocational school, which is 1.2 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Honolulu, HI. This school is one of 4 vocational schools in Hawaii.

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3. Heald College - Honolulu

1500 Kapiolani Blvd
Honolulu, HI 96814
(808) 955-1500

Heald College-Honolulu offers 22 programs. More specifically, students are offered eight certificates by this school and 14 degrees at the associate's level. This school, which is 1.4 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Honolulu, HI.

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4. The University of Hawaii at Hilo

200 W Kawili St
Hilo, HI 96720-4091
(800) 897-4456

The University of Hawaii at Hilo, which is 2.1 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Hilo, HI. UH Hilo offers 44 programs. Specifically, it offers four certificates to students, 33 degrees at the bachelor's level, five master's level degrees, and two doctorate level degrees. It is the only liberal arts college in Hawaii.

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5. The Institute of Clinical Acupuncture & Oriental Med

100 N. Beretania Street- Suite 203B
Honolulu, HI 96817
(808) 521-2288

The Institute of Clinical Acupuncture & Oriental Med offers one program and this school, which is 0.5 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Honolulu, HI.

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6. The Hawaii Institute of Hair Design

1128 Nuuanu Avenue
Honolulu, HI 96817-5195
(808) 533-6596

The Hawaii Institute of Hair Design, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Honolulu, HI and this school offers one program. It is one of 4 vocational schools in Hawaii.

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7. The University of Phoenix - Hawaii

745 Fort Street Ste 2000
Honolulu, HI 96813-3800
(808) 536-2686

The University of Phoenix-Hawaii offers 29 programs. More specifically, it offers 18 degrees at the bachelor's level to students and 11 master's level degrees. This school, which is near the center of the city, is in Honolulu, HI.

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8. The University of Hawaii Maui College

310 Kaahumanu Ave
Kahului, HI 96732-1617
(808) 984-3267

The University of Hawaii Maui College, which is 0.5 miles from the center of the city, is in Kahului, HI. Maui College offers 35 programs. More specifically, students are offered 16 certificates by it, 18 associate's level degrees, and one degree at the bachelor's level. This school is one of 10 public post-secondary institutions in Hawaii.

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9. The Traditional Chinese Medical College of Hawaii

65-1206 Mamalahoa Hwy Bldg 3
Kamuela, HI 96743
(808) 885-9226

The Traditional Chinese Medical College of Hawaii offers one program and TCMCH, which is 0.5 miles from the center of the city, is in Kamuela, HI.

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10. Leeward Community College

96-045 Ala Ike
Pearl City, HI 96782-3393
(808) 455-0011

Leeward Community College offers 15 programs. Of those, it offers students five certificates and ten degrees at the associate's level. This college, which is near the center of the city, is in Pearl City, HI. It is one of 6 community colleges in Hawaii.

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11. Brigham Young University - Hawaii

55-220 Kulanui Street
Laie, HI 96762-1294
(808) 675-3211

Brigham Young University-Hawaii, which is 0.2 miles from the center of the city, is located in Laie, HI. This school offers 62 programs. Specifically, it offers five certificates to students, four associate's level degrees, and 53 bachelor's level degrees. This school is the third largest institution in the state of Hawaii in terms of programs.

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12. The Hawaii Technology Institute

629 Pohukaina St
Honolulu, HI 96813
(808) 527-2700

The Hawaii Technology Institute, which is near the center of the city, is located in Honolulu, HI. It offers two programs. This school offers students two certificates. This school is one of 4 vocational schools in Hawaii.

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13. Pacific Rim Christian College

290 Sand Island Access Rd
Honolulu, HI 96819
(808) 853-1040x750

Pacific Rim Christian College offers four programs. Specifically, it offers one certificate to students, one degree at the associate's level, one bachelor's level degree, and one degree at the master's level. NHCC, which is 2.4 miles from the center of the city, is in Honolulu, HI.

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14. The World Medicine Institute

1073 Hind Iuka Drive
Honolulu, HI 96821
(808) 947-4788

The World Medicine Institute, which is 6.7 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Honolulu, HI and it offers one program.

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15. Kauai Community College

3-1901 Kaumualii Hwy
Lihue, HI 96766-9591
(808) 245-8311

Kauai Community College offers 23 programs. Specifically, it offers 11 certificates to students and 12 degrees at the associate's level. This community college, which is 4.2 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Lihue, HI. It is one of 6 community colleges in Hawaii.

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16. Windward Community College

45-720 Keaahala Rd
Kaneohe, HI 96744-3598
(808) 235-7400

Windward Community College, which is 0.8 miles from the center of the city, is in Kaneohe, HI. It offers three programs. Out of those, it offers two certificates to students and one degree at the associate's level. It is one of 6 community colleges in Hawaii.

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17. Hawaii Community College

1175 Manono St
Hilo, HI 96720-4091
(808) 974-7611

Hawaii Community College offers 39 programs. Specifically, it offers 17 certificates to students and 22 degrees at the associate's level. This college, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Hilo, HI. This community college is one of 6 community colleges in Hawaii.

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18. The University of Hawaii - West Oahu

96-129 Ala Ike
Pearl City, HI 96782-3699
(866) 299-8656

The University of Hawaii-West Oahu offers six programs. This school offers six degrees at the bachelor's level to students. UH West Oahu, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Pearl City, HI. It is one of 10 public post-secondary institutions in Hawaii.

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19. Argosy University - Hawaii

400 ASB Tower- 1001 Bishop Street
Honolulu, HI 96813
(808) 536-5555

Argosy University-Hawaii offers 22 programs. More specifically, Argosy offers two certificates to students, four bachelor's level degrees, nine master's level degrees, and seven doctorate level degrees. This school, which is 0.2 miles from the center of the city, is in Honolulu, HI.

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20. Honolulu Community College

874 Dillingham Blvd
Honolulu, HI 96817-4598
(808) 845-9211

Honolulu Community College offers 45 programs. More specifically, this college offers 19 certificates to students and 26 degrees at the associate's level. This college, which is near the center of the city, is in Honolulu, HI. This college is one of 6 community colleges in Hawaii and the fifth biggest institution in the state of Hawaii.

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21. Med-Assist School of Hawaii Inc

33 S King Ste 223
Honolulu, HI 96813
(808) 524-3363

Med-Assist School of Hawaii Inc, which is 0.4 miles from the center of the city, is located in Honolulu, HI and this school offers one program. It is one of 4 vocational schools in Hawaii.

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22. Remington College - Honolulu

1111 Bishop St Ste 400
Honolulu, HI 96813-2811
(808) 942-1000

Remington College-Honolulu, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Honolulu, HI. It offers eight programs. Out of those, this very small school offers students two certificates, four degrees at the associate's level, and two bachelor's level degrees.

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23. Kapiolani Community College

4303 Diamond Head Rd
Honolulu, HI 96816-4496
(808) 734-9000

Kapiolani Community College, which is near the heart of downtown, is located in Honolulu, HI. It offers 32 programs. Specifically, it offers students ten certificates and 22 degrees at the associate's level. This community college is one of 6 community colleges in Hawaii.

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24. The University of Hawaii at Manoa

2600 Campus Road- Hawaii Hall- Room 001
Honolulu, HI 96822-2301
(808) 956-8975

The University of Hawaii at Manoa offers 227 programs. More specifically, students are offered three certificates by this university, 82 degrees at the bachelor's level, 86 master's level degrees, and 56 doctorate level degrees. UH Manoa, which is 2.6 miles from the heart of downtown, is located in Honolulu, HI. This university is the only institutions with a medical school in Hawaii and the biggest institution in the state of Hawaii.

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