Fall 2020 and spring 2021 classes will be held remotely, and campus offices are continuing to work remotely. | COVID-19 information

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Student Spotlight

"Coming into HCC, I was nervous. I still wasn't really sure of myself. During my first year I wondered, can I really do this? But I learned to rise above the circumstances through a lot of support at HCC." – Diamond Smith, student senator; president, Black Student Alliance

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Resources and tips for learning remotely.

Remote Learning Options

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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?

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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.

An Itsy Bitsy Debut

A Zoomcast created by HCC's Early Education department seeks to re-establish links disrupted by the pandemic and further the work of student teachers and professionals.

Flattening the Curve

Innocent Nwosu '19, a graduate of HCC's Community Health Worker program, is a care resource coordinator for Partners in Health, working to control the spread of COVID-19.

A Tasty Return

After a seven-month hiatus due to COVID-19 shutdowns, students have returned to the kitchens of the HCC MGM Culinary Arts Institute.