Hocking College.

Hocking College

Nelsonville, OH2 year degree
Out-of-state tuition
Acceptance rate

About Hocking College

Hocking College is a public community college in Nelsonville, Ohio. The college offers more than 60 Associate and Vocational programs. Hocking College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. The college was chartered in 1969, by the Ohio Board of Regents. Hocking has 3,474 students enrolled (78% of students are full-time). Its 2,300-acre campus is set in a rural setting and uses a semester-based academic calendar. Hocking's athletic teams are the Hawks. The college is a member of the National Junior College Athletics Association.


  • Offers certificate, and associate degrees
  • 2,511 students
  • 0.17 faculty staff per student
  • Campus housing available
  • www.hocking.edu

Notable programs at Hocking College

Electronics Engineering Technology
Most popular degree

The most popular degrees are Electronics Engineering Technology, Materials Science, Welding, Automotive Engineering Technology, Natural Resource Conservation, Fisheries Sciences and Management, Wildlife Science and Management, and Culinary Arts.

Tuition and costs

Out-of-state undergraduate tuition (2017)
In-state undergraduate tuition (2017)

In 2017, the out-of-state cost of tuition at Hocking College was $8,780, while for in-state students it was $4,390. After taking into account financial aid, the costs of books and supplies, room and board, and general living expenses, the average cost for out-of-state students was $19,117.

The average financial aid at Hocking College is $2,757. After factoring this in, out-of-state students pay $6,023 for undergraduate tuition on average.

Financial aid available at Hocking College

Family Income Level

Average Discount

Of undergrads receive grants
Of undergrads receive federal loans

56% of undergraduate students at Hocking College received grants or loans in 2017.

The average award discount is the ratio between the average grant or scholarship value, and the cost, which is the sum of out-of-state tuition, room, board, book, supplies, and other living expenses.

Average student living expenses at Hocking College

Room & board
Books & supplies

The average yearly cost of room and board at Hocking College was of $8,760 in 2017. During the same period, the average yearly cost of books and supplies was $1,500.

Diversity at Hocking College

Ethnic Mix, 2017

Student Gender Mix, 2017