Hinds Community College offers academic core courses and electives for transfer to a senior institution to complete a bachelor’s degree. Students interested in transfer should work closely with an HCC counselor as well as consult with an advisor or articulation specialist from their transfer institution. An Associate of Arts Degree (AA) will be awarded to students who fulfill the graduation requirements for this degree. See the Academic Programs link above.
The College also offers a variety of certificate programs, as well as two-year Associate of Applied Science Degrees (AAS). These graduates are prepared for employment in their field of study. A Career Certificate, Technical Certificate, or Associate of Applied Science Degree are awarded as students fulfill the graduation requirements for each certificate and the degree. See the Technical and Career Programs link above.