Courses & Programs

Student spotlight

Jessica Dennis

Jessica is a Holyoke native and graduate of Holyoke High School. Before entering the nursing program, she earned an associate degree in science from HCC.

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Amy Brandt

Dean of Health Sciences & Culinary Arts

Health Sciences & Culinary Arts

Center for Health Education 203

413.552.2288 (Tel)

Teresa Beaudry

Director, Nursing

Health Sciences & Culinary Arts

Center for Health Education 214

413.552.2147 (Tel)

Kayla Aliengena

Chair, Associate of Science in Nursing

Health Sciences & Culinary Arts

Tina Jacques

Professor, Chair of Practical Nursing Program

Health Sciences & Culinary Arts

Center for Health Education 216

413.552.2454 (Tel)

Nursing

Looking for a career that is exciting and in high demand? Want to be challenged and inspired?

Click the button below to explore our nursing programs, and learn how to apply!

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HCC's nursing programs prepare professionals to care for people in all aspects of health. Students learn in the state-of-the-art Center for Health Education's multimedia-equipped classrooms and high-fidelity simulation labs. Our faculty members are skilled practitioners, teachers, and mentors who are dedicated to your success. Our community-centered approach combines liberal and technical education both within the college and in hands-on practicums at regional healthcare facilities.

If you have questions about the HCC Nursing program or are thinking about applying, please contact Foundations of Health Advising at fohadvising@hcc.edu

To learn more about our nursing program options, please click here.

For application steps, please click here.

To complete the required online info session, please click here.

For information about Complio Health Requirements, please click here.

For accreditation information, please click here.


  • A male nursing student works with an infant simulation

    hands-on with state-of-the-art technology

    Students learn in the state-of-the-art Center for Health Education's multimedia-equipped classrooms and high-fidelity simulation labs.

  • A female nursing student works with an adult patient simulation

    simulation suite

    The CHE's Simulation Suite provides realistic, risk-free, hands-on clinical learning experiences using current technology, medical equipment, and human patient simulators.

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  • A computer monitors a female nursing student working with an adult patient simulation

    learn from the best

    Our faculty members are skilled practitioners, teachers, and mentors who are dedicated to your success.

  • A female nursing student working with an infant patient simulation

    compassionate & competent

    Turn your desire to help others into a lucrative career in nursing!

    Apply Today

Student spotlight

Jessica Dennis

Jessica is a Holyoke native and graduate of Holyoke High School. Before entering the nursing program, she earned an associate degree in science from HCC.

read more


Amy Brandt

Dean of Health Sciences & Culinary Arts

Health Sciences & Culinary Arts

Center for Health Education 203

413.552.2288 (Tel)

Teresa Beaudry

Director, Nursing

Health Sciences & Culinary Arts

Center for Health Education 214

413.552.2147 (Tel)

Kayla Aliengena

Chair, Associate of Science in Nursing

Health Sciences & Culinary Arts

Tina Jacques

Professor, Chair of Practical Nursing Program

Health Sciences & Culinary Arts

Center for Health Education 216

413.552.2454 (Tel)