Hinds Community College, Jackson (HCC)

Jackson, MS

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Hinds Community College, Jackson

Hinds Community College, Jackson

Hinds Community College, Jackson Student Essentials

Hinds Community College, Jackson Student Essentials
Region: Southeast
Setting: Mid-size City Setting
Type: Public
Size: Very Large (+10,000 Undergrad)
Mascot: Eagles
Website: www.hindscc.edu
On-Campus Housing Available: Yes
Selectivity: Open Admissions
In-State Tuition: $1,710
Out-of-State Tuition: $3,916
Enrollment: 11,728

About HCC

The Hinds Community College in Jackson, Mississippi, is a comprehensive educational institution that serves students who are pursuing academic, career/technical and workforce programs.

The school encourages students to become involved in college life to make the most out of their collegiate experience. Organizations like the Associated Student Government and Phi Theta Kappa honor society provide opportunities for professional development, while ensemble groups within the Department of Music allow you to practice your skills as you perform for the college.

The Jackson campus hosts the Hinds Academic and Technical Center, an upscale facility to provide students with key resources for technical training.

Academics offered at the Jackson campus include technical programs like:

  • Culinary Arts
  • Business and Office Technology
  • Environmental Technology
  • Drafting and Design

If you’re interested in pursuing an associate’s degree, the center also offers academic programs, which include:

  • English
  • History
  • Biology
  • Mathematics

Admissions are open, but students are required to submit an official high school transcript or GED and ACT scores, and speak with an academic advisor prior to the first semester of enrollment. Students who have not taken the ACT will have to take the COMPASS placement test.

Students who file a FAFSA will be considered for financial aid through work-study programs, federal grants, direct student loans and Mississippi state grants.

HCC Map & Location

Hinds Community College, Jackson
1750 Chadwick Drive
Jackson, MS 39204


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Weather

Seasonal average temperatures for Jackson, MS

Winter
Dec
58
37
Jan
56
35
Feb
61
39
Spring
Mar
69
45
Apr
76
52
May
83
62
Summer
Jun
90
69
Jul
92
72
Aug
92
71
Fall
Sep
87
65
Oct
77
53
Nov
67
44

HCC Students

Total Students 11,728

Ethnic Diversity:

  • Latino: 1%
  • African American: 59%
  • Caucasian: 38%
  • Asian: 1%
  • Unknown and Other: 1%
Latino 1%
African American 59%
Caucasian 38%
Asian 1%
Unknown and Other 1%

Undergraduate 100%
Graduate %
Full-Time 77%
Part-Time 23%
International 0%
Domestic 100%

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