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.         


Central Fine Arts presents Music faculty recital

Apr 11, 2015, By Carla Webbles

Spring 2015 Music Faculty Recital featuring professors Hines, Washington, Tu, Zigaran, Garvin, Ochoa, Cho, Kovacic, Trinh and Briggs.


HCC Black History Scholarship Gala raises more than $90,000

Mar 11, 2015

More than 400 people attended the sold-out scholarship gala, which is the largest fundraising activity of the HCC Black History Committee.


Leaders and luminaries honored at HCC Black History Scholarship Gala

Feb 23, 2015

The memorable evening included Lifetime Achievement awards to State Rep. Sylvester Turner and ABC 13's Melanie Lawson; "Unpstoppable Leader" awards to child-abuse prevention advocate Dr. Michelle Lyn and attorney and community development volunteer Genora Boykins.


HCC redesigns mobile platform for class search, student registration

Feb 3, 2015

The site is built based on a responsive web design which provides an optimal viewing experience across a wide range of devices from desktop computer monitors to mobile phones.


Houston Rockets and HCC announce middle school STEM program with NASA and Space Center Houston

Jan 16, 2015

Rockets centers Dwight Howard and Donatas Motiejunas joined Rockets Sr. VP of Corporate Development, John Croley and Houston Community College Chancellor Dr. Cesar Maldonado in announcing the launch of an exciting new STEM program that teaches students the fundamentals of rocketry.