Kapiolani Community College - Diploma

Kapiolani Community College is a public institution located in Honolulu, Hawaiʻi, United States. Kapiolani Community College provides diploma and comprehensive educational opportunities for transfer students to four-year universities. Some credit programs offered at Kapiolani Community College include Accounting, Nursing, Entrepreneurship, Media Arts, and many more. Kapiolani Community College is accredited by the Accrediting Commission for Community and Junior Colleges (ACCJC) and Western Association of Schools and Colleges.

  • Average Tuition USD 4,110

School Description

Kapi‘olani Community College was established in 1946 as the Kapi‘olani Technical School. Inaugurated by the Territorial Department of Instruction with a focus on food service. In 1959, 3 programs were added: practical nursing, business education and dental assisting. In 1965 Kapi‘olani Community College realigned its academic mission and joined the University of Hawai‘i community college system. Due to its rapid growth, initiated the need for expansion in 1970.

Today, Kapi'olani Community College is the only college in the University of Hawaiʻi system to have two campuses of its own. Kapiʻolani Community College offers the state’s largest and most comprehensive academic program to allow students to complete courses towards a baccalaureate degree. Each year, KapCC transfers the largest number of students to four-year universities among all UH community colleges. KapCC offers a unique “dual admission” program which allows highly qualified students to be enrolled at KapCC and UH Mānoa simultaneously. KapCC is #1 among transfer students currently enrolled at the flagship University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa.

Diploma Programs

  • Honolulu, HI 96816, USA

    Accountancy

    USD 4,110 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Accounting Principles. The program offers courses that focus on all aspects of business, management and finance.

  • Honolulu, HI 96816, USA

    Biotechnician

    USD 4,110 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Biomedical Engineering. The program offers courses that focus on the study of molecular and cellular biology, general physics, chemistry, mathematics, and engineering. The program will enable students to apply engineering principles to medicine and biology healthcare purposes.

  • Honolulu, HI 96816, USA

    Culinary Arts

    USD 4,110 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Food Science. The program offers courses that focus on the study of chemistry, biology, nutrition, physiology, and the process and production of high quality and nutritious foods.

  • Honolulu, HI 96816, USA

    Emergency Medical Technician

    USD 4,110 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Medical Technology. The program offers courses that focus on laboratory tests used in the detection, diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of diseases.

  • Honolulu, HI 96816, USA

    Entrepreneurship

    USD 4,110 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge required to perform development, marketing and management functions associated with owning and operating a business.

  • Honolulu, HI 96816, USA

    Hawaiian Studies

    USD 4,110 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the concepts of Cultural Studies. The program offers courses that focus on culture; racial and ethnic issues; gender and popular culture; culture and media; and culture and globalization.

  • Honolulu, HI 96816, USA

    Hospitality & Tourism

    USD 4,110 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Hospitality Management. The program offers courses that focus on the study of hospitality law, international tourism management, hospitality accounting, events management, housekeeping operations, revenue management, and organizational behavior.

  • Honolulu, HI 96816, USA

    Information Technology

    USD 4,110 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Information Technology. The program offers courses that focus on the design of technological information systems; computing systems; computer hardware and software components; algorithms, databases, and telecommunications; user tactics; application testing; and human interface design.

  • Honolulu, HI 96816, USA

    Legal Education (Paralegal)

    USD 4,110 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with a comprehensive understanding of the theoretical study of law.

  • Honolulu, HI 96816, USA

    Liberal Studies

    USD 4,110 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical, conceptual, and practical knowledge of Liberal Studies. The program offers courses that focus on the arts, biological and physical sciences, social sciences, and humanities.

  • Honolulu, HI 96816, USA

    Marketing

    USD 4,110 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of marketing research and consumer behavior. The program offers courses that focus on the study of demand analysis; profit relationships; pricing theory; marketing campaigns and strategic planning; market segments; advertising methods; and sales operations and management.

  • Honolulu, HI 96816, USA

    Medical Assisting

    USD 4,110 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Medicine. The program offers courses that focus on the study of science and practices used in the detection, diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of diseases, as well as pharmaceuticals and surgery.

  • Honolulu, HI 96816, USA

    Medical Laboratory Technician

    USD 4,110 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Medical Technology. The program offers courses that focus on laboratory tests used in the detection, diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of diseases.

  • Honolulu, HI 96816, USA

    Mobile Intensive Care Technician

    USD 4,110 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with theoretical and practical knowledge of the principles of Computer Engineering. The program offers courses that focus on the study of the mathematical and scientific areas in analysing, designing, developing and operating computer hardware and software systems, and related equipment and facilities.

  • Honolulu, HI 96816, USA

    New Media Arts

    USD 4,110 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the conceptual and practical knowledge of Media Studies. The program offers highly interdisciplinary courses that combine the study of communications, technology, sociology, history and journalism.

  • Honolulu, HI 96816, USA

    Nursing

    USD 4,110 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Nursing. The program offers courses that focus on the study of biology, physiology, chemistry, and anatomy. The program also includes a practical clinical component.

  • Honolulu, HI 96816, USA

    Occupational Therapy Assistant

    USD 4,110 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Occupational Therapy. The program offers courses that focus on the study of human development psychology, anatomy and physiology, physics, and kinesiology.

  • Honolulu, HI 96816, USA

    Physical Therapist Assistant

    USD 4,110 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Physical Therapy. The program offers courses that focus on the study of human development psychology, kinesiology, health promotion, rehabilitation, wellness, and prevention of injury.

  • Honolulu, HI 96816, USA

    Radiologic Technology

    USD 4,110 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Radiology. The program offers courses that focus on anatomy and physiology, patient positioning, radiographic technique, radiation biology, safety and emergency procedures, equipment operation and maintenance.

  • Honolulu, HI 96816, USA

    Respiratory Care Practitioner

    USD 4,110 Tuition Fee

    This program is designed to equip students with the theoretical and practical knowledge of Respiratory Therapy. The program offers courses that focus on the prevention, diagnosis, treatment and rehabilitation of patients with respiratory disorders.

  • Honolulu, HI 96816, USA

    Second Language Teaching

    USD 4,110 Tuition Fee

    This program offers courses that focus on the study of language development, and the relationship between languages and language groups from a humanistic and/or scientific perspective.

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    KapCC is #1 among transfer students currently enrolled at the flagship University of Hawaiʻi at Mānoa.

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