Welcome to Central College

Houston Community College's Central College has locations at Central Campus, South Campus and Distance Education. It is the birthplace of Houston Community College and is located along Houston’s arts corridor between the Downtown Theatre District and the Museum District. As the largest landowner in Midtown, Central spans educational facilities from Elgin to Truxillo (north-south) and San Jacinto to Almeda (east-west). Central is home to seven state-recognized Career and Technology programs, including the award-winning Fine Arts and Fashion Design programs, the most workforce programs throughout HCC and the Honors College.         


Music mogul Mathew Knowles offers daylong “Boot Camp” on breaking into the music industry

Jun 30, 2014

Mathew Knowles, the legendary, GRAMMY® Award-winning record-label executive, will share his knowledge of the entertainment business in a day-long, intensive boot camp on Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014 at HCC's Central College.

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19 Sep
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18 Sep
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San Jacinto Memorial Building
San Jacinto Memorial Building 100th Grand Opening & Birthday Celebration

You're invited to "San Jac 100," the 100th birthday event for the San Jacinto Memorial Building at HCC Central, the beautiful, newly renovated, classical-revival and Art Deco. This September, HCC and Houston will celebrate the 100th birthday of a building that is more than an assemblage of college classrooms and hallways; It is a celebration of one of the most important educational facilities in the city.