Heartland Community College

Public, 2-4 Years School Located in Normal, IL

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How much is the Heartland CC tuition? For the academic year 2023-2024, Heartland CC's tuition & fees is $10,440 for Illinois residents and $15,420 for out-of-state students.
With indirect costs not billed by school, such as room & boards and personal living expenses, the total cost of attendance for one academic year is $23,544 for Illinois residents and $28,524 for out-of-state students when a student lives off-campus.

Heartland CC Tuition & Expenses

2022-2023 Rate
Illinois Residents Tuition & Fees$10,440
Out-of-State Tuition & Fees$15,420
Books & Supplies Costs$900
Off-campus Room & Board$8,776
Off-campus Expenses$3,428
2023-2024 Estimates
Illinois Residents Tuition & Fees$11,110
Out-of-State Tuition & Fees$16,342

Average Tuition By School Type and Comparison

Compared to 2-4 years schools nationwide, Heartland CC' tuition is slightly higher than the average tuition of $12,960. Compared to public, 2-4 years colleges in Illinois, its tuition is slightly higher than the average tuition of $13,638.
Heartland Community College$10,440$15,420
U.S. 2-4 Years Colleges$18,672
Public Schools$7,199$12,960
Private Schools$20,937
Illinois 2-4 Years Colleges$19,795
Public Schools$10,585$13,638
Private Schools$21,542

Compare Similar School's Tuition

The next table compares the tuition & fees between Heartland CC and similar schools. The similar colleges are selected by school type & level (public, 2-4 years), ranking, and comparison frequency by our users. The comparison is based on 2022-2023 tuition rate.
Heartland Community CollegeNormal, IL$10,440$15,420
City Colleges of Chicago-Olive-Harvey CollegeChicago, IL$11,520$14,430
City Colleges of Chicago-Harry S Truman CollegeChicago, IL$11,520$14,430
City Colleges of Chicago-Wilbur Wright CollegeChicago, IL$11,520$14,430
Illinois Central CollegeEast Peoria, IL$9,900$11,700
College of Lake CountyGrayslake, IL$10,531$14,036
McHenry County CollegeCrystal Lake, IL$10,529$14,885
Oakton Community CollegeDes Plaines, IL$10,446$12,462
South Suburban CollegeSouth Holland, IL$11,033$12,683
William Rainey Harper CollegePalatine, IL$9,990$11,802
Frontier Community CollegeFairfield, IL$10,270$12,340

Financial Aid and COA

At Heartland Community College, 2,988 students (64%) received grant or scholarship from the federal government, state or local government, the institution, and other sources. The average amount of grant/scholarship received is $3,507.
After receiving financial aid, the cost of attendance (COA) at Heartland CC is $25,017 for students living off-campus.
For beginning students (i.e. first-time freshmen), 462 students received any type of financial aid including grants/scholarship and student loans. The average amount of grant/scholarship for the first-time students is $4,674 and the average amount of student loans is $4,775.
The financial aid data is based on 2021-2022 statistics from IPEDS.
Illinois ResidentsOut-of-State
COA (off-campus)$23,544$28,524
Tuition & Fees$10,440$15,420
Indirect Costs (off-campus)$13,104$13,104
COA (off-campus) after Receiving Aid$20,037$25,017
Average Financial Aid$3,507$3,507
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or Scholarship2,98864%$3,507
Pell Grants1,01922%$3,641
Federal Student Loan3558%$4,362
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid46286%-
Grants or Scholarships36268%$4,674
Federal Grants17933%$4,870
Pell Grants17933%$4,703
Other Federal Grants6813%$441
State/Local Grants14928%$1,607
Institutional Grants21440%$2,714
Student Loan Aid6212%$4,775
Federal Student Loans6111%$4,552
Other Student Loans2-$9,164
Income LevelNumber of StudentsNumber of Students AwardedAverage Amount Aid Awarded
All level226179$3,997
110,001 or more240-

Student Population

Heartland Community College has a total of 4,774 students (all undergraduate). By gender, there are 2,012 male students and 2,685 female students attending Heartland CC. The school offers online degree programs and 1,027 students enrolled online exclusively (21.51% of all students).
Undergraduate4,697 2,0122,685

Directory & Academic Information

Directory Information
Address1500 West Raab Road, Normal, IL
Degree & Programs
Program Offered41 Programs
Online Program Offered6 Online Programs
Academic Stats
Student Population4,774
Graduation Rate40%
Transfer-out Rate11%
Retention Rate76% (Full-time), 56% (Part-time)
Students to Faculty Ratio Rate18 to 1
Faculty & Staffs
Number of Faculties80 (Full-time), 173 (Part-time)
Number of Staffs293 (Full-time), 183 (Part-time)
Average Faculty Salary$66,496
Average Staff Salary$56,905