Holmes Community College offers academic and career/technical courses to provide the technical and industry-specific knowledge you need to prepare for our nation's fastest-growing career fields. You will also hold a solid foundation for continuing your education, if you so choose.
With a wide range of two-year associate degree programs, certificate programs, and occupational skills training, you will experience a high-quality education at an affordable price - and close to home. Explore the many options available to you at Holmes Community College.
Earn an Associate of Arts degree (AA). The AA degree provides a basis of study for many programs. To view these, click on Academic Programs above.
To earn the AA degree from Holmes Community College and ensure your transfer to a
university in Mississippi, you must complete the designated general education core
requirements of 35 academic hours and chosen electives of 27 academic hours for a
total of 62 hours.
Students should obtain a copy of the catalog of the university to which he/she plans to transfer and use it as a guide in selecting courses.
The AA degree provides a basis of study for many majors. You may choose from a list of programs that represent the most frequently chosen majors.
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If you are interested in a program that will prepare you for immediate entry into
the workforce, you need to look at Career/Technical programs. If you need a program
that can be completed in one or two years, you need to look at Career/Technical programs.
If you learn best by doing, you need to look at Career/Technical programs.
If you want to pursue a career that offers competitive wages for positions that are in demand, you need to look at Career/Technical programs.
Career/Technical programs lead to an Associate of Applied Science (AAS) degree, Advanced Technical Certificate, Technical Certificate or a Career Certificate. Some of the Career/Technical programs at Holmes also offer transferability to baccalaureate programs.
Holmes offers Career/Technical courses and programs that are face2face, online and hybrid. Yes, through Holmes, you can earn some Career/Technical degrees in a totally online or hybrid format! Contact a Career/Technical counselor to learn more about the educational opportunities available through Career/Technical programs.
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