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HCC Main Campus
10901 Little Patuxent Parkway
Columbia MD, 21044
Laurel College Center
312 Marshall Avenue, Suite 205
Laurel, MD 20707
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Maryland Innovation Center
6751 Columbia Gateway Drive
Columbia MD 21046
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ESL Registration and Placement Testing

A placement test is required for all new students.  However, “Express placement” will be available to returning students from the previous semester. Placement tests are given during the times listed on the chart below at the Hickory Ridge Building, Room 200, on the Howard Community College campus. No appointment is necessary. Children are not allowed in testing rooms. Student must be 16 or older to register. Tuition waiver for ages 60+.

Bring to registration:  
* Payment for pay classes                                   
* Materials fee for all free classes (up to $50)
* Pay with credit card, cash, or check
* Advising sheet from previous semester (returning students only)

Summer I 2017 
April 25     Tuesday          10am-11am
April 27     Thursday         6pm-7pm
May 1       Monday            6pm-7pm
May 3       Wednesday     11:30am-12:30pm
May 8       Monday           10am-11am
May 9       Tuesday           6pm-7pm
Students may register for Summer II classes during Summer I Registration sessions.

Summer II 2017 
June 14    Wednesday     11:30am-12:30pm
June 15    Thursday         5:30pm-6:30pm
June 20    Tuesday          10am-11am
June 22    Thursday         5:30pm-6:30pm
June 27    Tuesday          5:30pm-6:30pm
June 28    Wednesday    10am-11am

If you are interested in a non-credit Continuing Education Business & Professional certificate, notice the advanced-level classes that are marked *Business & Professional Certificate.* 

Our English Institute offers a full-time program for F1 international students and U.S. residents. Study 18 hours a week, receive special advising and support, and take part in many exciting activities. Visit or call 443-518-1681 for additional information about this fast-track English program.

College Closings (no classes):
•    May 29 (Mon) Memorial Day
•    July 4 (Tue) Independence Day 

Call 443-518-1680 or email for additional information.

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