Haywood Community College ranks number three as the best two-year college in North Carolina according to Best Colleges.com. The state offers a total of 58 community colleges.

HCC offers 23 unique degree programs, diplomas and certificates. Students come to HCC for many reasons, some of which include enhancing their skills in the workplace, earning a certificate to supplement higher learning, or to begin a transfer degree. The college offers more than 15 degrees that can be completed entirely or partially online. The student to teacher ratio is 9:1.

HCC’s Fish and Wildlife Management and Forest Management Technology associate degree programs are uniquely accredited and are the only two of their kind offered in the state. Also unique to the college are the Professional Crafts programs of Clay, Fiber, Jewelry, and Wood. These programs prepare students to successfully operate their own craft businesses.

To find out more about HCC, please visit haywood.edu or call 627-4500.