Hawaii Technical Schools

A technical school can help prepare students for a career in dozens of different industries. Technical career opportunities are plentiful in technical electronics and computer technology industries, accounting, office, and new media technologies, and maintenance technologies. Technical school graduates work as science technicians, pharmacy technicians, veterinary medical technicians and paramedics, engineering technicians, sound engineering technicians and more. Most Hawaii technical schools offer a wide variety of degree options, so finding a technical school in this tropical paradise should be easy.

Hawaii technical schools offer certificates, associate degrees, bachelor’s degrees, and advanced degrees in technical related fields. Hawaii’s technical schools include Heald College (est. 1863) and Hawaii Community College (est. 1941). Overall, the state of Hawaii has 10 public and 12 private institutions with more than 57,309 students enrolled. Thousands of students attend technical school across the nation with 900+ students enrolled in Hawaii’s technical schools alone. According to the latest figures released by the U.S. Census Bureau, undergraduate technical school enrollment is 266,000+ students across the nation.

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Facts and Figures for Hawaii Technical Schools

Average Tuition Costs On-Campus

The average cost for tuition and fees at public Hawaii technical schools is $4,653 per academic year. The average cost for tuition and fees at private Hawaii technical schools is $11,348 per academic year.

Average Tuition Costs Online

The tuition costs for online Hawaii technical schools start at around $100-$150 per credit hour. For graduate school, tuition starts at around $200 per credit hour. You will be required to pay the same tuition and fees as on-campus programs, but you will save a significant amount of money by eliminating room & board expenses as well as transportation costs. The average room and board costs for public Hawaii colleges is $7,548 per academic year.

Noted On-Campus Hawaii Technical Schools and Enrollment

Hawaii Community College, (avg. enrollment 2,603 students)
Heald College, (avg. enrollment 949 students)
 
Noted Online Technical Schools Available in Hawaii

ITT Technical Institute-HI
DeVry University
Heald College-Honolulu, HI
University of Phoenix-Honolulu, Kapolei, Mililani Town HI

Accredited Hawaii Technical Schools

Hawaii Community College
Heald College-Honolulu, HI

Sources

Princeton Review
National Center for Education and Statistics
The U.S. Census Bureau
U.S. Department of Education

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