Herkimer County Community College's hilltop location overlooking the scenic Mohawk Valley is an ideal learning environment to begin your college education. Our modern campus provides quality education at an affordable cost to more than 3,500 students each year. Herkimer County Community College is located in the small, safe town of Herkimer (Estimated Population of 8,000), near many beautiful lakes and mountains, yet within a four-hour drive of Niagara Falls, New York City, Toronto, Boston and Montreal.
Herkimer County Community College offers
- over 50 degree programs leading to one-year certificates, Associate in Arts(A.A.), Associate in Sciences(A.S.), and Associate in Applied Science(A.A.S.) degrees. The Internet Academy offers 18 associate degree programs and 3 certificate programs which can be completed entirely online. 73 percent of all courses offered by the college are taught by full-time faculty.
- although over 3500 students attend HCCC, our class sizes are small (22:1 faculty/student ratio), therefore allowing faculty to devote their attention to each and every student.
- quality teaching and concern for student learning are at the forefront of faculty interests and pursuits. We are a college committed to students.