Hesston College

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2019 Undergraduate Tuition
$27,240
2.95% growth from 2018
2019 Average Net Price
$21,558
After Financial Aid
2017 Student Loan
11.8%
Default Rate
2019 Enrolled Students
378
90.7% Full-Time
2018 Graduation Rate
52.4%
88 Graduates

About

Hesston College is a higher education institution located in Harvey County, KS. In 2016, the most popular Bachelor's Degree concentrations at Hesston College were Registered Nursing (65 degrees awarded) and Airline Professional Pilot & Flight Crew (0 degrees).

In 2019, 163 degrees were awarded across all undergraduate and graduate programs at Hesston College. 64.4% of these degrees were awarded to women, and 35.6% awarded men. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients was white (112 degrees), 10.2 times more than then the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (11 degrees).

The median undergraduate tuition at Hesston College is $27,240, which is $19,416 more than the national average for Associates Colleges ($7,824).

Costs

The median undergraduate tuition at Hesston College is $27,240, which is $19,416 more than the national average for Associates Colleges ($7,824).

After taking grants and loans into account, the average net price for students is $21,558.

In 2019, 97% of undergraduate students received federal grants, while 77% of undergraduate students received federal loans.

Student Expenses

Tuition Costs

$27,240
2019 Undergraduate Tuition

In 2019, the cost of tuition at Hesston College was $27,240. The cost of tuition at Hesston College is $19,416 more than than the overall (public and private) national average for Associates Colleges ($7,824).

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Average Net Price

$21,558
2019 Value
13.6%
1 Year Growth

In 2019 Hesston College had an average net price — the price paid after factoring in grants and loans — of $21,558. Between 2018 and 2019, the average net price of Hesston College grew by 13.6%.

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Other Student Expenses

$9,900
Room and Board
$1,400
Books and Supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Hesston College was of $9,900 in 2019. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,400. The cost of room and board increased by 1.13% between 2018 and 2019. The cost of books and supplies increased by 16.7% during the same period.

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid by Income Level

97%
Of Undergraduates Receive Grants
77%
Of Undergraduates Receive Federal Loans

97% of undergraduate students at Hesston College received grants or loans in 2019. This represents a growth of 0% with respect to 2018, when 97% of undergraduate students received financial aid.

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Student Loan Default Rate

Cohort default rates only account for borrowers who default in the first three years, and some schools only have a small proportion of borrowers entering repayment. These rates should be interpreted with caution, as they may not be reflective of the entire school population.
11.8%
2017 Default Rate
19
Number of Defaults

In 2017 the default rate for borrower's at Hesston College was 11.8%, which represents 19 out of the 161 total borrowers.

A cohort default rate is the percentage of a school's borrowers who enter repayment on certain Federal Family Education Loan (FFEL) Program or William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan (Direct Loan) Program loans during a particular federal fiscal year (FY), October 1 to September 30, and default or meet other specified conditions prior to the end of the second following fiscal year.

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Enrollment

Hesston College has a total enrollment of 378 students. The full-time enrollment at Hesston College is 343 students and the part-time enrollment is 35. This means that 90.7% of students enrolled at Hesston College are enrolled full-time.

The enrolled student population at Hesston College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 61.6% White, 13.2% Hispanic or Latino, 6.08% Black or African American, 1.85% Asian, 1.59% Two or More Races, 0.794% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders.

Students enrolled at Hesston College in full-time Undergraduate programs are most commonly White Female (35%), followed by White Male (25.1%) and Hispanic or Latino Female (8.16%). Students enrolled in full-time Graduate programs are most commonly N/A, followed by N/A and N/A.

Full-Time vs Part-Time Enrollment

90.7%
Full-Time Enrollment

The total enrollment at Hesston College, both undergraduate and graduate, is 378 students. The full-time enrollment at Hesston College is 343 and the part-time enrollment is 35. This means that 90.7% of students enrolled at Hesston College are enrolled full-time compared with 34.9% at similar Associates Colleges.

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Retention Rate over Time

85%
2019 Retention Rate

Retention rate measures the number of first-time students who began their studies the previous fall and returned to school the following fall. The retention rate for full-time undergraduates at Hesston College was 85%. Compared with the full-time retention rate at similar Associates Colleges (61%), Hesston College had a retention rate higher than its peers.

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Enrollment by Race & Ethnicity

Most Common Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    233
  2. Hispanic or Latino
    50
  3. Black or African American
    23

The enrolled student population at Hesston College is 61.6% White, 13.2% Hispanic or Latino, 6.08% Black or African American, 1.85% Asian, 1.59% Two or More Races, 0.794% American Indian or Alaska Native, and 0% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islanders. This includes both full-time and part-time students as well as graduate and undergraduates. By comparison, enrollment for all Associates Colleges is 44% White, 26.9% Hispanic or Latino, and 12.5% Black or African American.

Any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis is categorized as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the share of those students are shown in the chart below. Additionally, 1 students (0.265%) did not report their race.

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Graduates

In 2019, 47 more women than men received degrees from Hesston College. The most common race/ethnicity group of degree recipients at Hesston College is white (112 degrees awarded). There were 10.2 times more white graduates than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (11 degrees).

The most common Bachelor's Degree concentration at Hesston College is Registered Nursing (65 degrees awarded), followed by Airline Professional Pilot & Flight Crew (0 degrees) and N/A.

The most specialized majors across all degree types at Hesston College, meaning they have significantly more degrees awarded in that concentration than the national average across all institutions, are Transportation (6 degrees awarded), Liberal Arts & Humanities (92 degrees), and Health (65 degrees).

Workforce

Common Jobs by Major

Most Common Job

The most common jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Hesston College are Registered nurses (1,379,088 people), Medical & health services managers (146,808 people), Pharmacists (133,900 people), Nurse practitioners & nurse midwives (129,493 people), and Physicians (103,317 people).

The most specialized majors at Hesston College are Transportation (6 degrees awarded), Liberal Arts & Humanities (92 degrees), and Health (65 degrees).

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Highest Paying Jobs by Major

Highest Paying Job

The highest paying jobs for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Hesston College are Dentists, Surgeons, Chief executives & legislators, Physicians, and Sales representatives of services, except advertising, insurance, financial services, and travel

The most specialized majors at Hesston College are Transportation (6 degrees awarded), Liberal Arts & Humanities (92 degrees), and Health (65 degrees).

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Common Industries by Major

The most common industries for people who hold a degree in one of the 5 most specialized majors at Hesston College are General medical and surgical hospitals, and specialty (except psychiatric and substance abuse) hospitals (1,461,449 people), Elementary & secondary schools (298,726 people), Outpatient care centers (228,882 people), Offices of physicians (219,892 people), and Colleges, universities & professional schools, including junior colleges (152,431 people).

The most specialized majors at Hesston College are Transportation (6 degrees awarded), Liberal Arts & Humanities (92 degrees), and Health (65 degrees).

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Degrees

Majors Awarded

IPEDS uses the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) standard, so the categories may not match the exact concentrations offered by Hesston College.
Most Common
  1. 65 degree-majorss awarded
  2. 0 degree-majorss awarded
  3. N/A
    N/A degree-majorss awarded

In 2019, the most common bachelors degree concentration at Hesston College was Registered Nursing with 65 degrees awarded.

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Gender Breakdown for Common Majors

58
Degrees Awarded to Men
in 2019
105
Degrees Awarded to Women
in 2019

In 2019, 58 degrees were awarded to men at Hesston College, which is 0.552 times less than the number of degrees awarded to females (105).

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Most Common Male Majors

In 2019, 47 degrees were awarded to men at Hesston College in Liberal Arts & Sciences, which is 1.18 times more than the 40 female recipients with that same degree.

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Most Common Female Majors

In 2019, 61 degrees were awarded to women at Hesston College in Registered Nursing, which is 15.3 times more than the 4 male recipients with that same degree.

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Diversity

Graduation Rate by Race and Gender

Showing demographic groups with ≥ 5 graduating students.
Two or More Races Female
Highest Graduation Rate (100%)

The student demographic with the highest graduation rate at Hesston College is Female and Two or More Races (100% graduation rate). Across all Associates Colleges, Asian Female students have the highest graduation rate (69.1%).

The department of education defines graduation rate as the percentage of full-time, first-time students who received a degree or award within 150% of "normal time" to completion.

The National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) categorizes any student who is studying in the United States on a temporary basis as a "Non-Resident Alien", and the graduation rate of those students is shown in the chart below. Additionally, 2.27% of graduates (2 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Share

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    112 degrees awarded
  2. Black or African American
    11 degrees awarded
  3. Hispanic or Latino
    11 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity at Hesston College is white (112 degrees awarded). There were 10.2 times more white recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, black or african american (11 degrees).

0.613% of degree recipients (1 students) did not report their race.

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Race & Ethnicity by Gender

Most Common Gender Demographic
  1. White Female
    74 degrees awarded
  2. White Male
    38 degrees awarded
  3. Hispanic or Latino Female
    10 degrees awarded

The most common race/ethnicity and gender grouping at Hesston College is white female (74 degrees awarded). There were 1.95 times more white female recipients than the next closest race/ethnicity group, white male (38 degrees).

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Operations

Hesston College has an endowment valued at nearly $13.9M, as of the end of the 2019 fiscal year. The return on its endowment was of $611k (4.41%), compared to the 5.92% average return ($255k on $4.3M) across all Associates Colleges.

In 2019, Hesston College had a total salary expenditure of $11.6M. Hesston College employs 30 Instructors, 0 N/A, and 0 N/A. Most academics at Hesston College are Male Instructors (19), Female Instructors(11), and N/A (0).

The most common positions for non-instructional staff at Hesston College are: Management, with 17 employees, Community, Social Service, Legal, Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports and Media, with 9 employees, and Office and Administrative Support with 9 employees.

Finances

Endowment

$13.9M
2019 Endowment
2.36%
decline from 2018

Hesston College has an endowment valued at about $13.9M, as of the end of the 2019 fiscal year. The endowment of Hesston College declined 2.36% from the previous year. The value of their endowment was $9.57M higher than than the median endowment of Associates Colleges according to the Carnegie Classification grouping.

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The small bar chart below shows the endowment quintiles for all universities in the Associates Colleges: High Transfer-High Traditional Carnegie Classification grouping.

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Government Grants and Contracts

Grants & Contracts
  1. $230k - Federal
  2. $13.3k - State
  3. $0 - Local

As of 2019, Hesston College received $230k in grants and contracts from the federal government, $13.3k from state grants and contracts, and $0 from local grants and contracts.

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Expenses

Salary Expenditure

$5.55M
2019 Salaries
0.495%
decline from 2018

In 2019, Hesston College paid a median of $5.55M in salaries, which represents 47.7% of their overall expenditure ($11.6M) and a 0.495% decline from the previous year. This is compared to a 0.962% growth from 2017 and a 3.32% decline from 2016.

The median for similar Associates Colleges is 16.6M (44.7% of overall expenditures).

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Instructional Salaries

$1.42M
Instructional Salaries
30
Number of Employees

In 2019, Hesston College paid a total of $1.42M to 30 employees working as instructors, which represents 25.6% of all salaries paid.

This is compared to a median of $5.1M (30.7%) for similar Associates Colleges.

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Faculty and Staff

Occupations by Share

Instructor
Most Common Instructor
30 Employees
Management
Most Common Non-Instructional Employee
17 Employees

In 2019, the most common positions for instructional staff at Hesston College were Instructor with 30 employees; false with 0 employees; and false with 0 employees.

In 2019, the most common positions for non-instructional staff at Hesston College were Management with 17 employees; Community, Social Service, Legal, Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports and Media with 9 employees; and Office and Administrative Support with 9 employees.

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Instructors by Academic Rank and Gender

Most Common Demographic
  1. Male Instructor
  2. Female Instructor
  3. false

In 2019, the most common demographic for instructional staff at Hesston College was Male Instructor with 19 employees, Female Instructor with 11 employees, and false with 0 employees.

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