Indian Hills Community College

Public, 2-4 Years School Located in Ottumwa, IA

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How much is the IHCC tuition? For the academic year 2023-2024, IHCC's tuition & fees is $4,872 for Iowa residents and $6,120 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 $15,393 for Iowa residents and $16,641 for out-of-state students when a student lives on-campus.

IHCC Tuition & Expenses

2022-2023 Rate
Iowa Residents Tuition & Fees$4,872
Out-of-State Tuition & Fees$6,120
Books & Supplies Costs$1,512
On-campus Room & Board$5,505
On-campus Expenses$3,504
Off-campus Room & Board$9,396
Off-campus Expenses$3,504
2023-2024 Estimates
Iowa Residents Tuition & Fees$5,205
Out-of-State Tuition & Fees$6,242

Average Tuition By School Type and Comparison

Compared to 2-4 years schools nationwide, IHCC' tuition is much lower than the average tuition of $12,960. Compared to public, 2-4 years colleges in Iowa, its tuition is much lower than the average tuition of $11,211.
Indian Hills Community College$4,872$6,120
U.S. 2-4 Years Colleges$18,672
Public Schools$7,199$12,960
Private Schools$20,937
Iowa 2-4 Years Colleges$21,556
Public Schools$8,453$11,211
Private Schools$25,497

Compare Similar School's Tuition

The next table compares the tuition & fees between IHCC 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.
Indian Hills Community CollegeOttumwa, IA$4,872$6,120
Hawkeye Community CollegeWaterloo, IA$6,308$6,598
Iowa Lakes Community CollegeEstherville, IA$7,196$7,644
Kirkwood Community CollegeCedar Rapids, IA$5,980$7,968

Financial Aid and COA

At Indian Hills Community College, 1,650 students (49%) 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 $7,448.
After receiving financial aid, the cost of attendance (COA) at IHCC is $9,193 for students living on-campus and $13,084 for students living off-campus.
For beginning students (i.e. first-time freshmen), 524 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 $7,929 and the average amount of student loans is $4,267.
The financial aid data is based on 2021-2022 statistics from IPEDS.
Iowa ResidentsOut-of-State
COA (on-campus)$15,393$16,641
COA (off-campus)$19,284$20,532
Tuition & Fees$4,872$6,120
Indirect Costs (on-campus)$10,521$10,521
Indirect Costs (off-campus)$14,412$14,412
COA (on-campus) after Receiving Aid$7,945$9,193
COA (off-campus) after Receiving Aid$11,836$13,084
Average Financial Aid$7,448$7,448
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Grant or Scholarship1,65049%$7,448
Pell Grants89126%$4,592
Federal Student Loan74922%$4,991
Type of AidNumber Receiving AidPercent Receiving AidAverage Amount of Aid Received
Any Financial Aid52496%-
Grants or Scholarships51895%$7,929
Federal Grants45082%$5,587
Pell Grants29353%$4,863
Other Federal Grants44882%$2,431
State/Local Grants16129%$3,926
Institutional Grants36867%$2,612
Student Loan Aid19736%$4,267
Federal Student Loans19636%$4,060
Other Student Loans61%$7,477
Income LevelNumber of StudentsNumber of Students AwardedAverage Amount Aid Awarded
All level301293$6,556
110,001 or more1916$3,947

Student Population

Indian Hills Community College has a total of 3,361 students (all undergraduate). By gender, there are 1,581 male students and 1,804 female students attending IHCC. The school offers online degree programs and 458 students enrolled online exclusively (13.63% of all students).
Undergraduate3,385 1,5811,804

Directory & Academic Information

Directory Information
Address525 Grandview Ave, Ottumwa, IA
Degree & Programs
Program Offered107 Programs
Online Program Offered9 Online Programs
Academic Stats
Student Population3,361
Graduation Rate36%
Transfer-out Rate11%
Retention Rate58% (Full-time), 39% (Part-time)
Students to Faculty Ratio Rate15 to 1
Faculty & Staffs
Number of Faculties129 (Full-time), 253 (Part-time)
Number of Staffs355 (Full-time), 300 (Part-time)
Average Faculty Salary$55,986
Average Staff Salary$50,889