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Hutchinson Community College
Hutchinson Community College logo.png
Type Public
Established1928 [1]
PresidentCarter File
Academic staff
360+
Students13,518 credit & non-credit (Fall 2015)
Location Hutchinson, Kansas, United States
38°04′09″N 97°55′13″W / 38.069192°N 97.920282°W / 38.069192; -97.920282
HUTCHINSON COMMUNITY COLLEGE Latitude and Longitude:

38°04′09″N 97°55′13″W / 38.069192°N 97.920282°W / 38.069192; -97.920282
ColorsScarlet & Blue
         
NicknameBlue Dragons
MascotDuke the Dragon
Website hutchcc.edu
Hutchinson Community College and Cosmosphere (2014)

Hutchinson Community College (HCC) is a community college in Hutchinson, Kansas, United States.

History

The college was established in 1928 as Hutchinson Junior College. In 1965, the name was changed to Hutchinson Community Junior College, then in 1980 to Hutchinson Community College. [1]

Campuses

The main campus is located at 1300 North Plum in Hutchinson, and mostly bounded between the streets of 11th St, 14th St, Plum St. HCC has two satellite locations in McPherson and Newton.

Academics

Students can choose from more than 70 different academic programs leading to Associates in Arts and Associates in Science degrees. Hutchinson Community College has transfer and articulation agreements with every Kansas Regents university and college, as well as a variety of institutions across the country.

The college also offers over 50 technical programs.

Athletics

Notable alumni

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