Hillsborough Community College
Hillsborough Community College (HCC) is a public, multi-campus community college in Tampa, Florida and surrounding Hillsborough County including Riverview, Brandon, Lutz, Ruskin, Plant City, Oldsmar and more. The College has provided a high-quality, contemporary education to a large and diverse community since 1968 and today serves nearly 46,000 students at five campus locations.

Why Choose Hillsborough Community College (HCC)?

  • Lower tuition cost
  • Affordable new housing on campus
  • Personalized quality instruction
  • Small class sizes
  • Five safe convenient campus locations
  • Easy transfer to a four-year university
  • Intensive English instruction
  • Accreditation by Southern Association of Colleges and Schools
  • Tutoring and academic assistance
  • Academic, athletic, environmental, and cultural organizations

For a brief introduction to Hillsborough Community College (HCC), please select one of the following eight languages:

  • English
  • Spanish
  • Portuguese
  • Indonesian
  • Vietnamese
  • Korean
  • Chinese(Simplified )
  • Mandarin(Traditional)

  • Hillsborough Community College (HCC) has
    primary campus locations,
    satellite locations,
    a very active distance learning program
    , and a
    comprehensive corporate training
    and continuing education division, the Institute for Corporate and Continuing Education (ICCE). Click to view a map showing all Hillsborough Community College (HCC) campus locations. The institution of Hillsborough Community College provides higher education by creating an innovative learning environment. The ability of Hillsborough Community College to serve Riverview, Brandon, Lutz, Oldsmar, Ruskin, Plant City and Tampa, Florida enables students to celebrate cultural diversity, learn community relations, and accountability. Students who attend Hillsborough Community College also have access to education support services in the Hillsborough Community College library.
Hillsborough Community College provides each location of Riverview, Brandon, Lutz, Oldsmar, Ruskin, Plant City and Tampa, Florida with diverse academic programs and majors.

Programs and Majors:

  • Distance Learning ( Details )
  • Technical Programs
  • Health Science Program
  • College Credit Certificates
  • Post Secondary Adult Vocational Programs
  • Study Abroad: Belize, Denmark, Ecuador, Spain, China, Troika ( Details )
  • Art
  • Dance
  • EAP
  • Music
  • Theatre
  • Computer Science
  • Drivers Education
  • Early Childhood
  • Fire Science Technology
  • Fire Academy
  • Office Administration
  • Paralegal Assisting
  • Business Administration
  • Medical Science
  • Pharmacy
  • Mass Communications
  • Engineering
  • Agriculture
  • Building Construction
  • Dental Hygiene
  • Counseling and Human Services
  • Culinary Management
  • Respiratory Care
  • Radiation Therapy
  • Sign Language Interpretation
  • Veterinary Technology
  • Restaurant Management
  • Accounting
  • Aquaculture
  • Bail Bonding
  • Broadcast Production
  • Correctional Officer
  • Drafting
  • Digital Video Production
  • Automation
  • Eye Care Technician
  • Event Planning Management
  • Cisco CCNA
  • Cable Installation
  • AutoCAD Foundations
  • Autobody Collision Repair and Refinishing

A few of the courses:

  • Graphic Design
  • Art History
  • Ceramics
  • Design
  • Digital Art
  • Drawing
  • Painting
  • Photography
  • Printmaking
  • Sculpture
  • Criminology
  • Criminal Justice
  • Forensic Psychology
  • Human Behavior
  • Victimolgy
  • Forensic Photography
  • Homeland Security
  • Private Security
  • Woodwind Ensemble
  • Percussion Ensemble
  • Piano Ensemble
  • Musical Theatre Workshop
  • Sight Singing & Ear Training

The academic quality and integrity of Hillsborough Community College meets the highest standards for providing great educational experiences serving the cities of Riverview, Brandon, Lutz, Oldsmar, Tampa, Florida and more.
$100.93 per credit hour (in-state)
$368.76 per credit hour (out-of-state)

Financial Aid Details

Students applying for financial aid for the Spring term must submit ALL required documents by
November 1, 2012.

Unless you are awarded financial aid, you must pay in full by
January 3, 2013
or sign up for TIPS to avoid being DROPPED from fall classes.

More Financial Aid Information



Tuition applies to all 11 locations serving the cities of: Riverview, Brandon, Lutz, Oldsmar, Plant City, Ruskin, Tampa, and more.
Hillsborough Community College continues to provide innovative instruction for Hillsborough Community College students in Riverview, Brandon, Lutz, Oldsmar, Ruskin, Plant City, and Tampa, Florida by anticipating strengths, weaknesses, and securing opportunities for all Hillsborough Community College students no matter which city they choose to attend or whether they choose our distance learning program.

main campuses,
satellite locations,
overall locations

1. Brandon Campus
Hillsborough Community College
Admissions, Registration and Records Office
10414 East Columbus Drive
Tampa, FL 33619-7856

2. Dale Mabry Campus
Hillsborough Community College
Admissions, Registration and Records Office
P O Box 30030
Tampa, FL 33630-3030

3. Dr. Gwendolyn W. Stephenson District Administration Center and the Institute for Corporate and Continuing Education

4. Environmental Studies Center at Cockroach Bay

5. Environmental Studies Center at English Creek

6. HCC at MacDill

7. HCC at The Regent
Hillsborough Community College
6437 Watson Road
Riverview, FL 33578
(813) 253-7000

8. Plant City Campus
Hillsborough Community College
Admissions, Registration and Records Office
1206 North Park Road
Plant City, FL 33563-1540

9. SouthShore Center
Hillsborough Community College
SouthShore Center
551 24th Street Northeast
Ruskin, FL 33570

10. Ybor City Campus
Hillsborough Community College
Ybor City Campus
Admissions, Registration and Records Office
2112 North 15th Street
Tampa, Florida 33605-3648

11. Ybor City Campus Training Center

Between all 11 locations in Florida and the Hillsborough Community College distance learning program HCC serves Riverview, Brandon, Lutz, Oldsmar, Ruskin, Plant City, Tampa and much of the surrounding area.
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