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Harrisburg Area Community College-Harrisburg

  • Public
    2 year
  • 20.2K
    Full + Part time Students
  • 1:18
    Faculty to Student Ratio
  • 2%
    Transfer Student Ratio
  • $9,909
    Avg. Financial Aid
HACC, Central Pennsylvania’s Community College, offers more than 150 career and transfer associate degree, certificate and diploma programs to nearly 20,000 students at campuses in Gettysburg, Harrisburg, Lancaster, Lebanon and York and through virtual learning. In addition, HACC serves more than 29,000 students in noncredit workforce development, public safety, adult basic education and continuing education programs offered at all campuses and off-site locations in many communities in Central Pennsylvania. For more information on how HACC is uniquely YOURS, visit
Over 1,500 courses transfer into Harrisburg Area Community College-Harrisburg
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Founded 1964
Total Faculty 284
Full-Time Undergraduate 6,104
Part-Time Undergraduate 14,053
Transfer Students 527
Programs 120 Programs
Courses 1,691 Courses
Transfer Agreements 236 outgoing Transfer Agreements
Equivalencies 1,688 incoming Equivalencies
10,936 outgoing Equivalencies

Financial Information

In-State Tuition $6,870
Out-of-State Tuition $9,945
Books and Supplies $1,728
Federal Loans: Undergrads receiving aid 52%
Federal Loans: Average amount received $6,639
Scholarships & Grants: Undergrads receiving aid 47%
Scholarships & Grants: Average amount received $3,270

Information for Transfer In Students

Transfer Application Requirements

  • Official Transcripts:
    Students transferring from another college must submit an official transcript from all previously attended colleges/universities. HACC accepts transfer credits from other similarly accredited institutions.
  • Letters of Recommendation:
    Generally not required unless applying to certain selective programs.
  • Essay:
    Generally not required unless applying to certain selective programs.
  • Application Fee:
  • Other Requirements:
    Students seeking admission to a selective program have additional requirements. For specific program information see
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Transfer Credit Policy

  • Minimum Grade:
    Generally credit is awarded only for coursework in which the student has received credit with a letter grade of A, B, or C, except for Physical Education credit, which will transfer if a grade of P or S was received.
  • Credits (Min/Max):
    Up to 45 credits are accepted for transfer into HACC

Information for Transfer Out Students

Harrisburg Area Community College-Harrisburg

HACC, Central Pennsylvania's Community College
(view address under Locations noted below)
Main Phone:
717-780-2300 or toll-free 1-800-ABC-HACC


Admissions Office Contact:
Admissions Office
717-780-2300 or 1-800-ABC-HACC
Transfer Services Contact:
Registrar's Office
International Admissions Contact:
Coordinator, International Admissions, Enrollment Services

Branch Campuses/Additional Locations

Gettysburg Campus of HACC
731 Old Harrisburg Pike
Gettysburg, Pennsylvania 17325
Harrisburg Campus of HACC
One HACC Drive
Harrisburg, Pennsylvania 17110-2999
Lancaster Campus of HACC
1641 Old Philadelphia Pike
Lancaster, Pennsylvania 17602
Lebanon Campus of HACC
735 Cumberland Street
Lebanon, Pennsylvania 17042
York Campus of HACC
2010 Pennsylvania Avenue
York, Pennsylvania 17404
Last updated on 9/7/2022 by Harrisburg Area Community College-Harrisburg.