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coming soon: graduation

Where do I pick up my cap and gown? How many guests can I bring? When do I get my diploma? 

Commencement will be held on Saturday, May 27 – get answers to all your questions today! 

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programs You have the passion. We have the program.

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Earn your associate degree and get to work or transfer to a four-year college.

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Explore certificate programs like accounting, electronic media, and sustainability studies.

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Earn your HiSET/GED, learn a new skill or explore your creativity. 


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degrees & certificates


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value experience the value of an hcc education.

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Many of our classes are offered online, which means college can happen on your schedule.

Flexibility & Balance

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HCC offers a multitude of support programs for students.

Professors Who Care

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You can go anywhere with an HCC education. Explore 85-plus transfer opportunities to four-year schools.

What's After HCC?

start for something, stop for nothing.

Earn Your G.E.D.

Get started on the road to education by earning your HiSET/GED.

Grow your career

Move ahead in your field with our professional development programs.

enrich your life

Learn a new hobby or skill.

news&events Keep up with everything going on at HCC.

Visual Art Awards

This year's Student Art Exhibition runs through May 1 in the Taber Art Gallery and other campus locations.

Health Education

Nursing students from Holyoke Community College are getting on-the-job training in Westhampton and Southampton public schools.

'Getting Out' on stage

The Holyoke Community College Theater Department production of "Getting Out" concludes today, Sat., April 22, with performances at 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. in the Leslie Phillips Theater.