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Whether your focus is on academics or a career and technical field, we have a pathway for you. You might be a first-time college student, or looking for a change in your career.

Either way, it’s time to take that first step.

Three Ways to Visit

Campus Tours, VIP Visits, & Virtual Admission Sessions

Come explore all that Hinds has to offer! Schedule a campus visit at any of our six beautiful locations.

Healthy At Hinds

Your Health & Safety is our Primary Concern

The Healthy At Hinds plan was developed over a number of weeks and outlines protocols and procedures that enable Hinds employees and students to return to a college environment that is as normal as possible while at the same time exercising precautions that allow us to do so more safely.

Programs of Study

Our academic program of study prepares you for a successful university transfer and an Associate of Arts degree. We also offer more than 70 career and technical program options.

Costs & Aid

We work closely with you to answer questions and find financial options. Grants, work study, student loans – we will help you navigate it all!

Scholarships

We believe that education should be accessible and affordable. We offer a variety of stackable scholarships to keep your college education from becoming a financial burden.

The latest from HCC News

Mr. and Miss Utica crowned for 2020–2021 semester

Mr. and Miss Utica crowned for 2020–2021 semester

UTICA – Sophomores Perry Florence, of Clinton, and Nia Harvin, of Jackson, are Mr. and Miss Utica during Homecoming and Coronation ceremonies for 2020-2021 at Hinds Community College Utica Campus. Florence plans to attend Mississippi State University and major in...

English instructor, PTK adviser enjoys giving back to students

UTICA – Apryl Trimble likes to “pay it forward,” as the old saying goes. A Hinds Community College alumna and native of Utica, Trimble is now an English instructor at the college’s Utica Campus. “I am a servant type of person,” Trimble said. “I believe in giving back...

Hinds CC names Hinds Heroes for Fall 2020

RAYMOND – The Fall 2020 group of honorees in the Hinds Heroes employee recognition program at Hinds Community College have been named. Hinds Heroes are chosen because they represent the college well, provide exceptional customer service to all its customers and...

Upcoming Events

Allied health student continues life shaped by healthcare

“When I was about 2 ½ years old, my parents realized I couldn’t bend my left arm,” said Batte, 21, of Brandon.  After initial consultation locally, Batte was taken to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital in Memphis.

After false starts, fashion design paves road to New York

The fashion design major on the Utica Campus started her college experience unsure of what she wanted to do after college. A long journey led to her recent big break interning with a clothing line in New York.

Culinary program revives passion for cooking

Born in Lagos, Nigeria, Memeh came to the United States at age 3 along with her family. Trouble at home landed her in a group home for children for a number of years, where she earned a GED and was provided a car. She enrolled at Hinds at 18, but was too lost on too many levels to succeed.

Serving the public a way of life for Rankin Campus nursing student

Protecting and serving the public has been a way of life for Matthew McCain for 12 years as a police officer in Flowood. Those ideals won’t change much in a new career he’s starting, thanks to Hinds Community College.

Clintonian takes advantage of program, internship opportunities

The former high school football player is concentrating on his career goals, not sports, as he takes heavy course loads to finish his credential in Industrial Mechanics & Maintenance program.

Alum returns to classes to get fit for career change

Earning a living while feeding a passion on the side worked out just fine for Robert (Donnie) Cain until parts of his world began to change.