Houstanic Community College, founded in October 1967, is accredited by the Board of Governors for Higher Education of the State of Connecticut and by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges, Inc. (NEASC). Houstanic Community College is commonly known as HCC and is one of the colleges of Connecticut Community College System. The students are provided with an array of services like career counseling, financial aid, personal and professional skills enhancement services. The student life in the campus is very exciting as they are engaged in various events and activities. Like the Art Club, Game Club etc. About 4,475 students study in the college.
Degree and Certificate Programs
Continuing Education (non Credit) Programs
Course Offering (Credit)
The Houstanic Community College offers the following programs
Houstanic Community College also offers Middle College programs for the high school students. Houstanic Community College offers Associate degree programs in Accounting, Aviation Maintenance, Banking, business administration, business office technology, College of technology pathway program, Computer Information Systems, Criminal Justice, Early Childhood Education, Fine Arts, general Studies etc. Certificate programs are offered in English as second language certificate, graphics certificate, and Human services certificates etc. The students can opt for one of the 66 programs.
The college provides educational opportunities to students of all ages, religion, race or disabilities. Admission to some of the programs requires that the students have to appear a personal interview and /or specific academic background. All the students will have to pay the application fee by credit card over the net. The students can apply online. The students can also mail their applications. There are certain specific requirements for programs like Nursing, Occupational Therapy Assistant and Physical therapist Assistant. Information regarding admission and application forms can be obtained from the Admission office by a personal visit or by calling or the students may also request by mail.
Houstanic Community College does not provide on campus housing. There are several apartments, housing, rentals available near the campus. The students have great time living with their friends. They grow independent and their personality develops.
Houstanic Community College
900 Lafayette Blvd
CT 06604 4704
Phone: (203) 332-5000