Howard Community College, Columbia (HCC)

Columbia, MD

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Most Popular Majors

All Majors & Degrees

Arts & Humanities

Major Certificate Program Associates
General Studies
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies


Major Certificate Program Associates
Accounting Technology/Technician and Bookkeeping
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science
Business Administration and Management
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies
Management Information Systems
Other Business/Managerial Operations

Communication & Media

Major Certificate Program Associates
Commercial & Advertising Art

Culinary Arts & Food Service

Major Certificate Program Associates
Culinary, Catering, and Restaurant Manager, Management


Major Certificate Program Associates
Early Childhood Education
Elementary Education and Teaching
English/Language Arts Teacher Education
Mathematics Teacher Education
Spanish Language Teacher Education


Major Certificate Program Associates
Electrical, Electronics and Communications Engineering

Family and Consumer Science Professions

Major Certificate Program Associates
Child Care and Support Services Management

Health & Medical Services

Major Certificate Program Associates
Cardiovascular Technology/Technologist
Emergency Medical Technology/Technician (EMT Paramedic)
Licensed Practical Nursing (LPN) and Licensed Vocational Nurse Training (LVN)
Medical Radiologic Technology/Science - Radiation Therapist
Other Allied Health Diagnostic, Intervention, and Treatment Professions
Other Health and Medical Administrative Services
Psychiatric/Mental Health Services Technician
Registered Nurse and Registered Nursing (RN)

Security and Protective Service Careers

Major Certificate Program Associates
Criminal Justice/Police Science

Technician Careers

Major Certificate Program Associates
Biomedical Technology/Technician
Computer Systems Technology
Drafting and Design Technology/Technician
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/Technician


Major Certificate Program Associates
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
Computer and Information Sciences

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HCC Academic Details

Academic Calendar Semester
Retention Rate 66%
Carnegie Class Associate's--Public Suburban-serving Single Campus
Orientation Month(s) Orientation for new students held in August and January.

Specialty Study Options

  • Independent Study
  • Honors Program
  • Internships
  • Weekend College
  • Day Classes
  • Night Classes
  • Online Classes

Cooperative Education Programs

  • Art
  • Business
  • Computer Science
  • Education
  • Engineering
  • Health Professions
  • Humanities
  • Natural Science
  • Social/Behavioral Science
  • Other: most A.Appl.Sci. degree programs

Faculty Ethnic Diversity

  • Caucasian: 68
  • African American: 16
  • Unknown and Other: 7
  • Asian: 6
  • Latino: 2
Caucasian 68
African American 16
Unknown and Other 7
Asian 6
Latino 2

Faculty at Howard Community College, Columbia

Total Faculty 842
Student-to-Faculty Ratio 16
Full-Time Professors 586
Male Faculty 292
Part-Time Professors 708
Women Faculty 550

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