Career Focus News
January 25, 2021
HCC Leverages GEER Funding to Facilitate Workforce Development Opportunities in the Midst of COVID-19
With support from the Governor’s Emergency Education Relief (GEER) Fund, Howard Community College now offers specialized workforce education scholarships available to students in need of financial support during the COVID-19 pandemic.
January 21, 2020
HCC will launch Maryland’s first-ever biomedical engineering technology apprenticeship program, which offers students the opportunity to work full time while pursuing an in-demand career. Applications are now available. Learn more!
October 1, 2019
In his native Colombia, Luis held a master’s degree. When he immigrated to MD, he struggled to find a job that matched his skill-set and education level. HCC is creating new programs to help immigrants find careers, and support local workforce needs.
March 12, 2019
The the annual Spring Job Fair on Friday, March 22, 2019, in the Athletic and Fitness Center on the college campus from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Admission is free and open to the public.
July 6, 2018
Students at HCC connect with a broad array of internship opportunities, including many at local cybersecurity businesses that provide valuable work experience.
April 28, 2017
Students rehersed their business pitches for when they will present at the college's upcoming Entrepreneurial Celebration, a judged competition sponsored by the college’s Center for Entrepreneurial & Business Excellence.
November 2, 2016
HCC's cyber programs were features in a recent Cyberwire podcast about cybersecurity education.
December 7, 2015
Partnership with County Fire Department Offers New Fire Science and Leadership Degree Program for Firefighters
A ceremonial signing betweenHoward County Executive Kittleman, HCC President Hetherington, and HCDFRS Fire Chief Butler marked their new partnership and opportunity for firefighters and paramedics to advance their educational requirements and careers.