The Latest from HCC

News

  • HCC to offer accelerated hybrid paramedic program this fall

    Hagerstown Community College is offering an accelerated hybrid paramedic certification program this fall. The program will allow students to earn a certificate in Paramedic Emergency Services in just 12 months. Classes begin on August 30 and are held on Tuesdays from 3 to 9:30 p.m., in the Career Programs Building on HCC’s main campus. 

  • Pinning ceremony honors HCC health sciences graduates

    The 2016 graduates of the health sciences division at Hagerstown Community College were honored at a pinning ceremony on May 14. Dental assisting, dental hygiene, medical assisting, paramedic, pharmacy technician, and radiography were among the program areas included in this year’s ceremony. 

  • HCC Dance Company accepting new members for fall 2016

    The HCC Dance Company is looking for new members for the fall 2016 semester. Auditions will be held on Tuesday, May 31, at 7 p.m., in the HCC dance studio in the Kepler Visual and Performing Arts center. The Dance Company at HCC is comprised of intermediate to advanced dancers with previous dance experience.

  • HCC to offer free information sessions for rad tech students

    (May 20, 2016) – Two free information sessions will be provided at Hagerstown Community College for prospective students interested in the Radiography Program. A representative from the Radiography Program will offer information about the program and a member of Academic Advising will discuss the admissions requirements and application process.

  • HCC announces spring 2016 dean’s list

    HCC recently announced its dean’s list for the spring 2016 semester. To qualify for the dean’s list, students must be attending school full-time (12 credits or more) and must maintain a GPA of 3.5 and above.

  • HCC awards 686 degrees and certificates in graduation ceremony

    Hagerstown Community College held its 69th annual commencement on Saturday, May 14, in the Athletic, Recreation, and Community Center at HCC. HCC President Guy Altieri and members of the board of trustees awarded 686 degrees and certificates to the 2016 graduating class, before a crowd of more than 2,000 people. The HCC dean of students reports that 424 students received associate degrees in the transfer curricula, designed for students planning to continue their education at a four-year institution. 

Events

  • Shippensburg University Transfer Advisor Visit

    A transfer advisor from Shippensburg University will be on campus to meet with interested students from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the Academic Advising area in the Student Center. An appointment is required. To schedule an appointment, call 240-500-2530.

    Date:
    Wednesday, September 21, 2016 - 9:00am
    Tuesday, October 25, 2016 - 9:00am
    Monday, November 14, 2016 - 9:00am
  • Business Club Meeting

    HCC's Business Club will meet in the Student Center, room 141. The topic will be "Maximizing the Use of Marketing and Social Media to Enhance Small Business Success." Representatives from High Rock Studios in Hagerstown, Maryland are slated to attend.

    Date:
    Tuesday, November 15, 2016 - 2:30pm
  • Career Workshop Series

    HCC's Internship and Job Services department will offer a Career Workshop Series during the fall 2016 semester on selected Tuesdays at 2:30 p.m. All workshops will be held in the Student Center Life Skills Lab, room 170. To pre-register for a workshop, contact Hillary Ware at hnware@hagerstowncc.edu

    Date:
    Tuesday, September 13, 2016 - 2:30pm
    Tuesday, September 27, 2016 - 2:30pm
    Tuesday, October 4, 2016 - 2:30pm
    Tuesday, October 18, 2016 - 2:30pm
    Tuesday, November 8, 2016 - 2:30pm
    Tuesday, November 15, 2016 - 2:30pm
    Tuesday, December 6, 2016 - 2:30pm
  • UMUC Transfer Advisor Visit

    A transfer advisor from the University of Maryland - University College (UMUC) will be on campus to meet with interested students from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the Academic Advising Area in the Student Center. An appointment is required - contact the HCC Information Center at 240-500-2530 to schedule an appointment.

    Date:
    Thursday, September 22, 2016 - 10:00am
    Thursday, October 20, 2016 - 10:00am
    Thursday, November 17, 2016 - 10:00am
  • Nursing Information Session

    Information session for HCC's Nursing programs will be held in Careers Program Building, Room 151.

    Date:
    Tuesday, November 1, 2016 - 5:00pm
    Thursday, November 17, 2016 - 5:00pm
    Wednesday, December 7, 2016 - 6:00pm
    Monday, December 19, 2016 - 5:00pm
  • FAFSA Lab

    Student Financial Aid will sponsor FAFSA Labs in the Learning Resource Center, Room 335.

    Date:
    Friday, October 7, 2016 - 9:00am
    Friday, October 7, 2016 - 1:00pm
    Friday, October 21, 2016 - 1:00pm
    Friday, November 4, 2016 - 9:00am
    Friday, November 18, 2016 - 9:00am
    Friday, November 18, 2016 - 1:00pm
    Friday, December 9, 2016 - 9:00am
  • FAFSA Lab

    Student Financial Aid will sponsor FAFSA Labs in the Learning Resource Center, Room 335.

    Date:
    Friday, October 7, 2016 - 9:00am
    Friday, October 7, 2016 - 1:00pm
    Friday, October 21, 2016 - 1:00pm
    Friday, November 4, 2016 - 9:00am
    Friday, November 18, 2016 - 9:00am
    Friday, November 18, 2016 - 1:00pm
    Friday, December 9, 2016 - 9:00am
  • Kris Kringle Craft Show

    The Kris Kringle Craft Show will be held Saturday, November 19, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., and Sunday, November 20, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. For more information, contact is Brian Pitsnogle at 240-500-7656.

    Date:
    Saturday, November 19, 2016 - 9:00am
    Sunday, November 20, 2016 - 9:00am