Located between the port city of Baltimore, Maryland, and the United States capital, Washington, DC, Howard Community College (HCC) is a vibrant, diverse place of learning for approximately 10,000 undergraduate students each year. Our educational offerings lead to enhanced academic skills, transfer to four-year colleges and universities, or preparation for employment upon graduation. The college's English Language Center (ELC) offers language training and the English Institute, part of the ELC, provides intensive English study at beginning, intermediate, and advanced levels.
Find the resources you need through the admission process and specialized advising.
If you are ready to explore more, or start the admissions process, click the links below for information about:
- Student Visa (F1 visa) for Associate Degree Study
- Other Immigration Statuses for Associate Degree Study
- English Language Training
- Maryland Dream Act Information
- DACA Information
- Information for Au Pairs
All citizens of an international country, including permanent residents, have access to a dedicated team of international student advisors! Our advisors can help you make the most of your experience at HCC. Click the following links for more information: