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Henderson Community College

Henderson, Kentucky

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Henderson Community College

Public 2-4 Year

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1,000 - 4,999

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About Henderson Community College

Henderson Community College (HCC) is a community college in Henderson, Kentucky. It is one of 16 two-year, open-admissions colleges of the Kentucky Community and Technical College System (KCTCS). It was established in 1960 under the leadership of the late Dr. Louis C. Alderman, Jr., the first Director of the Northwest Extension of the University of Kentucky. The college became a charter member of the University of Kentucky's Community College System in 1964, changing its name to Henderson Community College. HCC became a member of KCTCS in 1998. HCC is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS).


Located in Henderson, Kentucky.

2660 S Green St, Henderson, KY, 42420-4699, Henderson County

Henderson Community College Rankings

Prepler rankings are based on rigorous and in-depth analysis of key statistics from the U.S. Department of Education.

2022 Best Colleges in America

#3362 of 6828

2022 Best Colleges in Kentucky

#52 of 98

2022 Top Community Colleges in Kentucky

#11 of 43

Most Popular Majors

Out of 10 majors categories at Henderson Community College, the 5 most popular are listed below.

Graduation Rate

Graduation rate of college is a strong indicator of success of the college’s students in attaining their educational goals. Prepler defines graduation rate as the percentage of first-time, full-time students who graduated from Henderson Community College within four or six years.