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On the slopes of Diamond Head, just minutes from Waikiki, Kapi‘olani Community College is home to the Culinary Institute of the Pacific and programs in business, hospitality, health, legal education and arts and sciences.

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Areas of Excellence

Education Besides the very popular liberal arts program, Kapi‘olani Community College is also known for strong technical, occupational and professional programs.

National Recognition Programs including culinary studies, health sciences, emergency medical services and legal assistance have received national recognition.

Location On the slopes of the world-famous Diamond Head Crater, Kapi‘olani Community College is minutes away from the beach, Waikiki and downtown Honolulu.

Outreach Kapi‘olani Community College offers a large variety of non-credit programs, many of which are combined in innovative ways with departmental credit courses.

Contact Information

Kapi‘olani Community College
4303 Diamond Head Road
Honolulu, HI 96816

email kapinfo@hawaii.edu

tel. (808) 734-9000
tel. (808) 734-9555

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Kapi‘olani Community College: At a Glance
Fast Facts 2013
LocationEast Honolulu
Programs Offered
Total    45
Associate Degree21
Third Year Certificate2
Certificate of Achievement11
Certificate of Completion       11
Mean Age in Years24.6
Gender (full-time students)
Student:Faculty Ratio20:1

Student diversity (full-time students) Chart showing student diversity at Kapiolani Community College; 17% Hawaiian/Part Hawaiian; 12% Filipino; 9% Chinese; 14% Japanese; 2% Pacific Islander; 24% Other; 13% Mixed; 10% Caucasian

U.S. Mainland3.3%
U.S. Affiliated       0.4%

Figures from the Institutional Research & Analysis Office, Fall 2013 and Office of Human Resources, Fall 2012 for Student:Faculty Ratio.