About 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.          

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Must-haves for first-time students

Dec 10, 2013

If you are a first-time student to any Texas college, you will need to take the Texas Success Initiative (TSI) assessment test. It is important to prepare fo

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Central Gallery presents 'Down in Houston: A Blues Community Remembered'

Mar 5, 2014

Houston's African-American community birthed a vibrant and unique slice of the blues. Now a Central College English professor/author and a famed photographer focus on musicians who gave voice to area working-class communities.

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Houston Community College takes part in rodeo parade

Mar 2, 2014

Houston Community College participated in the annual Rodeo Houston parade on March 1 in downtown Houston.

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Big change to Central's parking garage

Feb 12, 2014

If you park in Central Campus' three-story parking garage at Winbern and La Branch, please note this important change: You will enter off Winbern Street and turn RIGHT instead of left.

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Second-Start classes begin Feb. 8 at Central College

Dec 6, 2013

Check out Central College's classes.

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Floor plans of the San Jacinto Memorial Building

Jan 10, 2014

What's where in San Jac? Floor plans of the historic San Jacinto Memorial Building are available for viewing.

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Floor plans of the San Jacinto Memorial Building

Jan 10, 2014

What's where in San Jac? Floor plans of the historic San Jacinto Memorial Building are available for viewing.

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Science Career Fair at Central College 11 a.m., Monday, March 24

Mar 5, 2014

Biology & Physical Science Career Fair March 24

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