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December 11, 2017
HCC raised $200,000 for student scholarships at its President’s Gala celebrating the opening of the new Science, Engineering, and Technology Building on December 2, 2017.
December 8, 2017
Thirteen students pitched their innovative business ideas to a panel of entrepreneurial business professionals at the Fall Entrepreneurial Celebration. The bi-annual event is sponsored by HCC’s Center for Entrepreneurial and Business Excellence.
December 7, 2017
HCC and HCPSS have partnered to expand options for high schoolers to earn college credit, enough to potentially earn an associates degree by the time they graduate high school. The program, called JumpStart, was recently featured by the Baltimore Sun.
November 17, 2017
On Wednesday, November 29, 2017, Sung Lee, director of student computer support at HCC, will discuss the background of the recent breach, how stolen credentials are used, and how to protect your data and credit.
November 16, 2017
HCC celebrated more than 120 students Saturday for earning a Maryland high school diploma over the past year as part of the college’s Adult Basic Skills program. The event marked the 33rd annual recognition ceremony at HCC.
September 11, 2017
Morgan State University Partners with Laurel College Center to Bring In-Demand Educational Programs to Laurel, MD and Surrounding Counties
With this new partnership, HCC and PGCC students who have received an associate degree will be able to take courses at the Laurel College Center leading to a Bachelor of Science in engineering or a Bachelor of Arts in psychology degree offered at Morgan.
August 7, 2017
Howard Community College is offering special Saturday hours August 19 and 26 to help you apply, register, and prepare for the upcoming fall semester.
July 21, 2017
Joel Dearring was recently named men’s basketball head coach for Howard Community College (HCC). Dearring will lead a Dragons’ program, which finished 4-19 overall and 2-12 in the Maryland Junior College Athletic Conference (MDJUCO).
June 1, 2017
To broaden access to higher education for high school students, the HCC Board of Trustees recently voted to expand its tuition discount to all high school students who reside in Howard County and take college courses while still in high school.