HCC to hold ESSENCE information night for high school students

(February 14, 2019)— Hagerstown Community College will hold a special information night for students interested in HCC’s ESSENCE Early College Program on Tuesday, March 5, from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., in the Career Programs Building, rooms 210 to 214.

The ESSENCE Program allows students to earn college credit while still attending high school. Through the program, students receive a 25 percent tuition reduction for their first 12 credits taken while still in high school. Students in the ESSENCE Program also have the opportunity to apply for a Pell Grant and scholarships.

The information night is geared towards high school students who plan to enroll in the ESSENCE Program for the upcoming 2019-2020 academic year. Advance registration is required. Call 240-500-2238 or email admissions@hagerstowncc.edu to reserve a seat by March 4. Parents are encouraged to attend.

For more information about HCC’s ESSENCE Program, visit www.hagerstowncc.edu/essence.