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Want to save 10% on college?

Under the state's Commonwealth CommitmentHCC is offering tuition freezes and 10% rebates each semester to participating undergraduate students.

Transfer

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. 

17:1

student/faculty ratio

95+

degrees & certificates

40

student clubs & organizations

85

transfer programs

952

2016 graduates

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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.

Chemical bonds

A bumpy road lead back to college for 54-year-old Sam Arroyo after a nearly 30-year absence. He's now a chemistry major and STEM Scholar at HCC.

Impressions of Home

The HCC Taber Art Gallery presents an exhibition of art from adult men and women living in the Friends of the Homeless overnight shelter.

Service Call

HCC students spent part of Spring Break volunteering at Holyoke’s Kelly Elementary School