Honolulu Community College offers its students the best of all worlds. It not only offers its students a high-quality educational experience, but it is also offered at an affordable price. Students also get to benefit from learning in small class sizes and are taught by highly trained faculty members who are dedicated to their students and this school.
This school is located just a short way from downtown Honolulu. It also offers adjunct facilities near the Honolulu International Airport and holds the Marine Education and Training Center at Sand Island.
The learning environment at HCC is a pleasant one as well as a safe one. It is made up of a mix of Pacific, Asian and American culture.
This community college offers a wide range of degrees and majors to its students. It also has an extensive list of special programs and courses available.
The following are the types of degrees and majors offered at Honolulu Community College:
- School of Visual and Performing Arts:
- Commercial/Advertising Art, Fashion Design
- Security and Protective Services:
- Criminal Justice Studies, Fire Protection/Safety Technology, Fire Science/Firefighting, Fire Services Administration, Law Enforcement Administration, Police Science
- Business, Management, & Marketing:
- Fashion Merchandising
- Public Administration and Service:
- Community Organization/Advocacy, Human Services, Social Work
- Personal and Culinary Services:
- Computer Science:
- Computer Graphics, Computer/Information Sciences – General, Information Sciences/Systems
- Health and Clinical Sciences:
- Occupational Health/Industrial Hygiene
- Early Childhood Education, Technology/Industrial Arts Education
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This school accepts any person over the age of 18, someone who obtains a high school diploma or who has fulfilled the requirements of a GED. Students who wish to attend who are not yet 18 years of age, can apply for the early admission or Running Start Program.
This school has the following types of students: Freshman who are attending the school for the first time, transfer students who have attended another college previously, returning student who has previously taken courses at HCC, Early Admissions or Running Start students who wish to get a jump on their college experience, international students and non credit students.
Honolulu Community College welcomes applications from any U.S. high school graduate, GED (General Education Development) recipient or persons 18 years of age or over who can benefit from the instruction offered. Students under the age of 18 may be considered for early admission or the Running Start program. There are different types of ways to apply to this school based on what type of student you are. The school’s website can furnish you with details on how to apply.
This school has many different programs and organizations for its students to participate in. Intramural sports at this school participate with other school in the University of Hawaii program. The intramural sports that are offered here include: basketball, football, indoor soccer and co-ed volleyball.
HCC has a Student Activities Board who work hard to plan fun activities for its students. These activities give students something to do in order to give them a break from their studies.
This college also offers a student government in which students can get involved in. This program works hard to make this school the best it can possibly be.
The Student Media Board is also a way for students to get involved in any type of publications. This also involves the campus newspaper.
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Carrie Petersen earned her Bachelors of Science in Education and a Masters of School leadership at Northern Illinois University. Carrie likes to travel with her husband and two sons.