College Education In Hawaii: Hawaii has 10 public and 10 private institutions of higher learning, in addition to various vocational and technical schools. The largest of these institutions is the University of Hawaii system, which consists of the flagship research university at Manoa, two comprehensive campuses at Hilo and West Oahu and seven Community Colleges.
Hawaii Colleges In the Rankings: U.S. News and World Report rankings: National Rankings – University of Hawaii, Manoa; Liberal Arts Rankings – Brigham Young University, Hawaii (Tier 4), University of Hawaii, Hilo (Tier 4).
A Closer Look at Hawaii Education: Students choosing private education attend Brigham Young University-Hawaii, Chaminade University of Honolulu, Hawaii Pacific University or University of the Nations. The Saint Stephen Diocesan Center is a seminary of the Roman Catholic Ciocese of Honolulu.
Did You Know? Hawaii offers potential out-of-state residents a diverse educational opportunity that includes sunshine and surfing in conjunction with notable colleges and universities.