Q. Are there any application fees?
A. No, you do not have to submit an application fee in order to apply for
enrollment. In addition, the assessment test to determine academic placement offered for new students
is also free of charge.
Q. If Iíve already taken classes at HCC do I have to reapply?
A. If it has been more than 2 years since you were an HCC student, you will need to reapply.
This can be done in the Admissions Office in the
Student Center or online. If you have been an HCC student within the past two
years, you do not have to reapply. In this case, you should instead with meet an academic advisor prior
to registering for classes.
Q. Do you require SAT, ACT or TOEFL test scores for admission?
A. No, HCC does not require SAT, ACT or TOEFL standardized test scores for admission. However, a student
who has taken the SAT or TOEFL and scored within a particular range will not be
required to take the assessment test to determine academic placement for
new students. For more information about these standardized test score ranges,
please contact Admissions at 443-412-2107.
Q. What if I want to apply to the nursing program?
A. Applying to the Nursing program requires the completion of the HCC enrollment
application, as well as a separate application for the Nursing program once the stated prerequisites
have been obtained. Click here
for more information about the Nursing programís application process.
Q.What if I have previous college experience?
A. Harford Community College welcomes previous college experience. In order for your prior
college experience to be considered for earned college credit, you must submit an official transcript
from the previous college(s) to Records and Registration for evaluation. It will also be helpful to
have a copy of any previous college transcripts during your initial meeting with an academic advisor.
Q.What if I just finished high school or earned my GED?
A. You are prepared to begin classes at HCC if you have completed high school or earned your
GED. Simply apply online or visit the Admissions Office
Student Center to complete an application and to speak with an
admissions specialist about the Collegeís enrollment steps.
Q.What if Iím an international student?
A. Harford Community College welcomes international students. The process for applying to
the College varies based upon a studentís visa status. For more information about international
admission, click here or call
Jenny Lares at 443-412-2423.