About the College
Houston Community College's service area is Houston Independent School District, Katy, Spring Branch, Alief Independent School Districts, Stafford Municipal District, and the Fort Bend portion of Missouri City.
HCC will be a leader in providing high quality, innovative education leading to student success and completion of workforce and academic program. We will be responsive to community needs and drive economic development in the communities we serve.
Houston Community College will be the most relevant community college in the country. We will be the opportunity institution for every student we serve – essential to our community’s success.
The Houston Community College System is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award the associate degree.
Board of Trustees
The Board of Trustees is the official governing body of Houston Community College.
- 1971: Created under governance of Houston Independent School District as a result of a public referendum
- 1989: Separated from HISD and established own Board of Trustees
- 1992: Restructured into a multi-college system
Mar 26, 2015, By HCC Southwest Public Relations
HCC student Ihsan Alqaraghuli has seen a positive change in his life since attending the Houston Community College Southwest Chapter of the National Society of Leadership and Success (NSLS).
Mar 11, 2015
The chilly, windy weather did not keep supporters away from the groundbreaking ceremony for the new STEM facility on the Felix Fraga Academic Campus of Houston Community College Southeast.
Feb 28, 2015
Houston Community College was well-represented at the 77th annual Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo parade on Saturday.
Feb 20, 2015
The Board of Trustees at Houston Community College has authorized the Chancellor, Dr. Cesar Maldonado, to submit an application to the Commission on Presidential Debates in support of hosting a 2016 presidential or vice presidential debate.
Feb 10, 2015, By D. McGaughey, HCC Central PR
Gay is a lifelong educator and the distinguished historian for whom HCC Central's Willie Lee Gay Hall at the South Campus is named after.
Feb 12, 2015, By HCC Southwest Public Relations
The events are free of charge and promise to be great cultural experiences.
Jan 23, 2015
Trained professionals will be available to assist students with health coverage enrollment, appointments and questions.
Feb 3, 2015, By HCC Central Public Relations
The KHOU 11 morning news team passed out iTunes gift cards to students.
Jan 30, 2015
Nearly 100 guests, including community leaders, corporate executives, elected officials, members of the HCC Board of Trustees, and donors attended the HCC-ASPIRE kickoff event that raises scholarship money for deserving students.
Jan 28, 2015
Nearly 400 middle school students were on hand at Space Center Houston as Houston Community College and the Houston Rockets launched “Rockets Science,” a special spring semester curriculum for 6th-8th grade students.
Jan 23, 2015
County, City, HCC work together to create opportunities in Fort Bend County.
Jan 20, 2015, By Laura Taglialavore
The energy-efficient facility is designed to provide training for high-growth, advanced manufacturing trades, including welding, pipefitting and robotics.
Jan 20, 2015
Houston Community College students, staff and trustees participated in the parade.
Jan 16, 2015
At a special meeting held on Thursday, January 15, 2015, the Houston Community College Board of Trustees elected Zeph Capo as chairman.
Jan 14, 2015
The HCC Adult Education Program has been recommended for an award of $425,000 to lead a consortium that include Del Mar and Galveston Colleges funded by the THECB Accelerate Texas (ATX) initiative.
Jan 7, 2015, By Laura Taglialavore
Many young people dream of working at NASA someday and getting involved in Mars exploration. But Houston Community College Southwest student Chelsea Waters is already learning first-hand what it takes to design a Mars rover.
Jan 6, 2015, By S. Sara Tubbs
Instructor is awarded for his winning business plan.
Dr. Kimberly Beatty accepts position as HCC Vice Chancellor of Instructional Services, Chief Academic Officer
Dec 16, 2014
Dr. Kimberly Beatty has accepted the position as Vice Chancellor of Instructional Services and Chief Academic Officer for HCC following a national search. She is scheduled to begin on January 26, 2015, following approval at the Board of Trustees meeting on January 22.
Mar 4, 2015
Houston Community College continues to make progress on its $425 million Groundbreaker Bond Program.
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