Degree Plans

HCC offers more than 80 unique programs of study that lead to one of four different associate degrees or several certificates that are geared for either transfer to a 4-year college or university, or entry and advancement in the workforce. 

Degree Program Requirements Listed by Academic Division 

Curriculum planning sheets are provided for students for each academic program of study.  Students can also use Degree Works to track progress to completion. 

Students wishing to work towards specific transfer requirements that may not fit within a specific degree plan but wish to complete an Associate Degree before transfer should follow the General Studies degree plan. The General Studies degree is also the preferred degree plan for students who are undecided in their educational and career goals.

Behavioral Social Sciences

Integrated Business & Applied Technologies

Technical and Professional Studies

Educational & Transitional Studies


Nursing & Allied Health Professions

Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics

Visual Performing and Applied Arts