The Houston Community College is accredited by the Commission on Colleges of the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools to award the associate degree. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of Houston Community College.  Or one may call the HCC Director of Accreditation Compliance by dialing 713.718.8605. To review individual program accreditation, approval, and licensing documents, the department chairperson's office for the particular program may be contacted.


 The Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board has approved college/university parallel offerings and programs in technical education. The Texas Workforce Commission has approved programs for veteran education benefits.Senior colleges and universities in Texas and surrounding regional states accept credits earned at Houston Community College System.

Regulations Policy

The regulations and provisions in this Catalog are based upon present conditions and are subject to changes necessitated by College or legislative actions. The provisions of this Catalog are subject to change without notice and do not constitute an irrevocable contract, expressed or implied, between any applicant, student, or faculty member and HCC. The College reserves the right to cancel classes when necessary.

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