HOUSTON COMMUNITY COLLEGE SYSTEM - Profile

3100 Main Street P.O. Box 667517 General Info: (713) 718-2000  
HOUSTON , TX Financial Aid: (713) 718-8550  
77266 - 7517 Admissions: (713) 718-8500  
For more information about this Institution, visit: www.hccs.cc.tx.us

Locale : Large City -- A central city of a CMSA or MSA with the city having a population greater than or equal to 250,000.
Institution Type : Public -- At least 2 but less than 4 years
Calendar System : Semester -- A calendar system that consists of two semesters during the academic year with about 16 weeks for each semester of instruction. There may be an additional summer session.

Carnegie Classification : Associate’s Colleges -- These institutions offer associate’s degree and certificate programs but, with few exceptions, award no baccalaureate degrees.
Regional Accreditation : Yes  -- Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges
State Accreditation or Approval Agency : Yes
National or Specialized Accreditation Agency : Yes

Degrees/Certificates Offered :Postsecondary Award, Certificate, or Diploma (Less Than 1 Academic Year)
Postsecondary award, certificate or diploma of at least one but less than two (at least 900 but less than 1800 contact or clock hours)
Associate's Degree
Programs Offered :Accounting
Administrative Assistant and Secretarial Science, General
Airframe Mechanics and Aircraft Maintenance Technology/ Technician
Appliance Installation and Repair Technology/ Technician
Applied Horticulture/ Horticulture Operations, General
Autobody/ Collision and Repair Technology/ Technician
Automobile/ Automotive Mechanics Technology/ Technician
Banking and Financial Support Services
Building/ Property Maintenance and Management
Business Administration and Management, General
Business/ Corporate Communications
Cartography
Civil Engineering Technology/ Technician
Clinical/ Medical Laboratory Technician
Commercial and Advertising Art
Commercial Photography
Computer and Information Sciences, General
Computer Programming/ Programmer, General
Construction Engineering Technology/ Technician
Criminal Justice/ Police Science
Dental Assisting/ Assistant
Diagnostic Medical Sonography/ Sonographer and Ultrasound Technician
Diesel Mechanics Technology/ Technician
Electrical, Electronic and Communications Engineering Technology/ Technician
Electrical/ Electronics Equipment Installation and Repair, General
Electrician
Emergency Medical Technology/ Technician (EMT Paramedic)
Executive Assistant/ Executive Secretary
Fashion/ Apparel Design
Fire Protection and Safety Technology/ Technician
Fire Science/ Fire-fighting
General Office Occupations and Clerical Services
General Studies
Health and Physical Education, General
Health Information/ Medical Records Technology/ Technician
Heating, Air Conditioning, Ventilation and Refrigeration Maintenance Technology/ Technician
Human Resources Management/ Personnel Administration, General
Interior Design
Landscaping and Groundskeeping
Licensed Practical/ Vocational Nurse Training
Logistics and Materials Management
Machine Shop Technology/ Assistant
Marketing/ Marketing Management, General
Medical Radiologic Technology/ Science - Radiation Therapist
Medical/ Clinical Assistant
Music Management and Merchandising
Music Theory and Composition
Nuclear Medical Technology/ Technologist
Nursing/ Registered Nurse
Occupational Safety and Health Technology/ Technician
Occupational Therapist Assistant
Operations Management and Supervision
Ornamental Horticulture
Pharmacy Technician/ Assistant
Physical Therapist Assistant
Psychiatric/ Mental Health Services Technician
Real Estate
Respiratory Care Therapy/ Therapist
Small Engine Mechanics and Repair Technology/ Technician
Surgical Technology/ Technologist
Tourism and Travel Services Management
Veterinary/ Animal Health Technology/ Technician and Veterinary Assistant
Welding Technology/ Welder
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