Skip to main content


          At Haywood Community College, we want to join you on your educational journey.              With over 30 curricular programs found in nine different career clusters, students                  can pursue a certificate, diploma or associate degree at a fraction of the cost of a                  four-year school. The College offers classes to fit all schedules. Students can enjoy              small classes sizes which result in one-one-one attention. Are you ready?

Graduation Gap

Career & Technical Training


Over 33 Programs of Study

Pen and Paper

HS & Transfer Opportunities


Three small pieces of fiber artwork for Small Expressions show

Small Expressions Exhibition

HCC is hosting a national juried fiber exhibition called Small Expressions on behalf of the Handweavers Guild of America (HGA) September 21 - November 9 in, the Mary Cornwell Gallery. Small Expressions...

September 20

Stephanie Wampler and Calab Tate near trees

HCC Announces Award Winners

HCC leaders recently presented employees with the Superior Staff and Master Teacher awards. These awards are peer-nominated and state recognized awards given to employees that meet the award criteria,...

August 21

Bootprint with Dahlia image and Dahlia Ridge Trail Run Sept. 16

Dahlia Ridge Trail Run

HCC will hold the first Dahlia Ridge Trail Run on Saturday, September 16. This 5k is a family-friendly walk/run event open to all levels of runners, walkers, and hikers.

August 17


a manager and a chef view a worksheet

HCC's Associate in Business Administration - Tourism program provides the skills needed to be successful in supervisory and managerial positions within the tourism industry. The curriculum provides individuals with knowledge and skills in leadership, management, marketing, finance, and technology. Graduates will qualify for positions in hotels, resorts, country clubs, event spaces, and other tourism-based businesses.

Learn More