Huntington Junior College

Overview


Tuition & Fees
$8,100
Average Salary in 10 Years
$20,300

Note: 10 years after enrolling at Huntington Junior College

Huntington Junior College is located in Huntington, West Virginia. It is a small private for-profit school and offers undergrad programs. It has 368 undergraduate students enrolled.

Popular majors include Health Professions and Related Programs, Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services, and Legal Professions and Studies. 25% of students graduate and go on to earn an average starting salary of $17,900.

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About


🗺 900 Fifth Avenue
Huntington, West Virginia 25701
State West Virginia
🌐www.huntingtonjuniorcollege.edu

Application


Graduation Rate


Graduation Rate
25%
within 6 years
Men Graduation Rate
21%
Women Graduation Rate
26%

Cost


Can you afford to attend Huntington Junior College?
Average Cost After Financial Aid
$8,476
for one year

Source: Dept. of Education
Published Tuition & Fees
$8,100
Excludes housing

Source: Dept. of Education
Out-of-State Cost: Tuition, Fees & Housing
$8,100
per year
In-of-State Cost: Tuition, Fees & Housing
$8,100
per year
How much debt will you graduate with?
Median Student Debt
$19,816

Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
How much will you pay each month?
$211
Median debt expressed in 10-year monthly payments

Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: This is the median monthly payment a graduate of Huntington Junior College would expect to pay over 10 years.

The 3-year repayment rate is the percentage of students who are able to repay some of their student debt.

Why does this matter? A high rate means that students are making enough money so that they can pay down their student debt. A low rate means that students are having trouble paying down their loans.

Huntington Junior College Financial Aid
Students Receiving Financial Aid
96%
of students

Source: Dept. of Education
Students Receiving a Federal Student Loan
66%
of students

Source: Dept. of Education

To learn more and apply for financial aid at Huntington Junior College you can visit www.huntingtonjuniorcollege.edu/Financial-Aid.aspx.

Huntington Junior College Tuition and Room & Board
Out-of-State Tuition
Total Cost: $8,100
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
In-State Tuition
Total Cost: $8,100
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

Career & Salary


How much money will you make after graduating from Huntington Junior College?

Huntington Junior College students, on average, make $20,300 10-years after they start school (this is approximately 7-8 years after graduation).

Their salary grows by around 3% in the several years after graduation.

Average Earnings of Students from Huntington Junior College
Annual Salary (Years after Starting School)
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Data is for the number of years after you start at Huntington Junior College. If this is a 4-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 6 years after graduation. If this is a 2-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 8 years after graduation.
How much will your income increase each year?
3.2%
in early to mid-career

Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Based on average salary 6 years and 10 years after starting school at Huntington Junior College.
Median Earnings of Students from Huntington Junior College
Annual Salary (Years after Starting School)
Source: College Benchmark, U.S. Dept of Education
Note: Salary data is for the number of years after you start at Huntington Junior College.
Male Students: Average Earnings from Huntington Junior College
Annual Salary (Years after Starting School)
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Salary data is for the number of years after you start at Huntington Junior College.
Female Students: Average Earnings from Huntington Junior College
Annual Salary (Years after Starting School)
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Salary data is for the number of years after you start at Huntington Junior College.
Range of Salary Outcomes 10 Years After Starting at Huntington Junior College
Annual Salary (Years after Starting School) by Percentile
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Salary data is for the number of years after you start at Huntington Junior College.

Return on Education


What's the return on the cost of your education?

Is it worth your money to attend Huntington Junior College? There are many ways to estimate the financial return on your education.

We use the 10-year average earnings (the 10 years start when you enroll, so if you attend a 4-year college, this would be approximately 6 years after you graduate) and the all in one year cost of attending the school. The all in cost is the sum of tuition, fees, and on-campus housing.

By comparing the two, you can get a sense if what the average graduate in early to mid career makes at least covers your cost of attending one year of school.

A higher number is better.

10-Year Average Salary vs. 1-Year Full Cost of School
2.5x

Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: This is the full-on cost of on year at Huntington Junior College. Salary is for the number of years after you start at Huntington Junior College. If this is a 4-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 6 years after graduation. If this is a 2-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 8 years after graduation.
10-Year Median Salary vs. 1-Year Full Cost of School
2.2x

Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: This is the full-on cost of on year at Huntington Junior College. Salary is for the number of years after you start at Huntington Junior College. If this is a 4-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 6 years after graduation. If this is a 2-year college, then 10 years after entry would be 8 years after graduation.
Tuition vs. Earnings
Annual Costs and Earnings
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Note: Housing costs are for on-campus housing.

Teaching


Student-Faculty Ratio
22
students per faculty

Graduate School


Can you go to grad school at Huntington Junior College?
No
Highest degree: Associate's degree

Students


Undergraduate Focus
100%
Undergrads
368
Total Students
368
undergrads and grad students
Part-Time Students
6%
Students over 25
70%
Student Median Household Income
$39,285
per year
(compared to U.S. median household income of $61,372 in 2017)

Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education, U.S. Census Bureau

Student Diversity


Who will be your classmates?
Women
80%
of undergraduates
Men
20%
of undergraduates
Are there more men or more women?
Mostly Women

Huntington Junior College has significantly more female students than male students.

This means that for every 100 women, there are 25 men. Or that for every 100 men, there are 400 women.

Undergraduate Student Diversity at Huntington Junior College
Percent of Undergrads
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
Student Age
Percent of Undergrads
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education
What do students at Huntington Junior College study?
Huntington Junior College Popular Majors
Percent of Students
Source: College Benchmark, Dept. of Education

The most popular majors at Huntington Junior College are:

  1. Health Professions and Related Programs
  2. Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
  3. Legal Professions and Studies
Approximately 100% of students choose to study one of these majors.

Student Satisfaction


Will you be happy at Huntington Junior College?
Undergrad Full-Time Student Retention Rate
44%
Students Who Transfer Out of Huntington Junior College
13%

Student retention rate is an indicator of student satisfaction. Retention rate is the percentage of students who continue to study at the college the following year.

Higher retention rates mean students tend to stay at the college, while lower retention rates students are unsatisfied and leave.

Huntington Junior College has a retention rate of 44% for full-time undergrads, which is fairly low.

Transfers


Undergraduate Transfers
37
10% of undergraduates
Transfer In Rate
Medium-Low

Huntington Junior College has around 37 students who transfer into the school each year. This is somewhat low at approximately 10% of total undergraduates.

Higher transfer in rates mean that students see Huntington Junior College as better than the college they were previously enrolled in. Higher rates also mean that there will be more new faces on campus.

Living in Huntington, West Virginia


City Violent Crime Rate per 100,000
893
in 2017
Source: FBI
City Rape Rate per 100,000
113
in 2017
Source: FBI

Politics in West Virginia


Presidential Election Results of 2016
Republican

Politically, West Virginia tends to be More Republican. In the 2016 Presidential election, 26% of the state voted for the Democratic party, 68% voted for the Republican party, and 3% voted for neither.

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