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A primary resource center and gathering place in Lihu‘e for residents and visitors, Kaua‘i Community College offers business, technology, hospitality, health, early childhood education and liberal arts courses and administers the UH Center on Kaua‘i.

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Areas of Excellence

Education Kaua‘i Community College provides a transfer-level liberal arts education, but also offers a variety of vocational and professional training programs. Four-year and graduate degrees are offered through the University Center.

Community Kaua‘i Community College serves local needs through many innovative community partnerships.

Location On the lush "Garden Isle" of Kaua‘i, the Kaua‘i Community College campus is a social and cultural center, as well as a popular visitor destination.

Contact Information

Kaua‘i Community College
3-1901 Kaumuali‘i Highway
Lihue, HI 96766

808-245-8311
arkauai@hawaii.edu
Admissions inquiries only.

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Kaua‘i Community College: At a Glance
Fast Facts 2013
IslandKaua‘i
LocationLihu‘e
Established1964
Programs Offered
Total    35
Associate Degree15
Certificate of Achievement       11
Certificate of Completion 9
Enrollment
Undergraduate1,530
Mean Age in Years26.8
Gender (full-time students)
Men41.8%
Women58.2%
Student:Faculty Ratio12:1

Student Diversity (full-time students) Chart showing student diversity at Kauai Community College; 38% Hawaiian/Part Hawaiian; 20% Filipino; 2% Japanese; 2% Pacific Islander; 9% Other; 13% Mixed; 15% Caucasian


Residency
Hawai‘i97.7%
U.S. Mainland1.0%
Foreign0.3%
Unknown1.0%

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