Hinds Community College (HCC)

Raymond, MS

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Hinds Community College

Hinds Community College

Hinds Community College Student Essentials

Hinds Community College Student Essentials
Region: Southeast
Setting: Rural Setting
Type: Public
Affiliation: Not applicable
Size: Very Large (+10,000 Undergrad)
Mascot: Eagle
Website: www.hindscc.edu
On-Campus Housing Available: Yes
Parking Permit Required: Yes
Selectivity: Open Admissions
In-State Tuition: $2,060
Out-of-State Tuition: $4,660
Retention Rate: 60%
Enrollment: 16,844
Year Established: 1917

About HCC

The Hinds Community College in Raymond, Mississippi, is one of the largest community colleges in Mississippi and offers comprehensive educational programs in academic, career/technical and secondary fields.

The school offers a variety of extracurricular and co-curricular activities to make student life exciting. Students can gain professional experience by joining the student government or Phi Theta Kappa honor society, contribute to the Hindsonian Newspaper or cultivate a talent in dance, choir or musical groups.

The college provides job placement assistance, counseling services and a writing center to all students.

Academics include associate’s degrees in a General Program of Study or in preparation for a baccalaureate degree. Technical programs are offered in a variety of fields, including Agribusiness Management Technology, Construction Engineering Technology, Early Childhood Development Technology and Paralegal Technology. Technical programs can be completed in as little as one to two years.

One year certificate programs are offered in Automotive Technology, Meat Merchandising, Cosmetology and more.

Admissions require students to submit an official high school or GED transcript, ACT/SAT scores, apply for financial aid and scholarships and see a Hinds counselor prior to your first semester.

The school offers need- and merit-based scholarships to eligible students. Other forms of financial aid include work study programs, state grants and veteran’s assistance.

HCC Ratings & Reviews

Overall School Rating:

Rated 5 of 5 Stars 4 Reviews

75% of students gave Hinds Community College 5 stars overall.

Student Ratings

Overall Rating

I think that Hinds is a very well rounded commnity college that will be an essential entity as I move forward in my educational endeavors.It seems to be the best college for me as it would prepare me for moving forward to a four year college.


HCC Location

Hinds Community College
505 East Main Street
Raymond, MS 39154


Getting Around HCC

Walkability

Good walkability. We think you’ll enjoy walking in this area.

5/10
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Weather

Seasonal average temperatures for Raymond, MS

Winter
Dec
60
36
Jan
58
33
Feb
62
37
Spring
Mar
70
44
Apr
77
51
May
85
60
Summer
Jun
91
67
Jul
94
70
Aug
94
69
Fall
Sep
89
62
Oct
80
51
Nov
70
42

HCC Students

Total Students 16,844

Ethnic Diversity:

  • Latino: 1%
  • African American: 62%
  • Caucasian: 34%
  • Asian: 1%
  • Unknown and Other: 2%
Latino 1%
African American 62%
Caucasian 34%
Asian 1%
Unknown and Other 2%

Undergraduate 100%
Graduate %
Full-Time 47%
Part-Time 53%
International 0%
Domestic 100%

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