Frequently Asked Questions

Who should enroll?

Project team members, entry level project managers, undergraduate and graduate students.


Where are classes held?

Locations vary throughout HCC's district campuses. Please contact our office at 713-718-7947.


Is there financial assistance available for the program?


Application Process:
Step 1:
Apply for a Personal Identification Number (PIN) if this is your first time applying for financial aid. Click here if you are a dependent student, your parent/guardian must also apply for a PIN. The PIN is used as an electronic signature to validate your Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). You do not need to request a new PIN each time you apply for financial aid. If you do not recall your PIN, you can request your PIN information by email or mail. Please keep your PIN in a secure place and do not divulge your information with others.

Step 2:
Complete the FAFSA online at https://fafsa.ed.gov/. In order for Houston Community College to determine your eligibility, you must complete a FAFSA each year you apply for financial aid. Houston Community College’s Title IV Federal School Code is 010422.

Step 3:
Once you have submitted your FAFSA, you will receive your Student Aid Report (SAR) within 3-5 business days via email or mail. The financial aid office will receive the same report within 1-2 weeks.

Step 4:
Contact the CE Business department at 713-718-7947 to discuss your program choice. Be prepared to provide information from your Student Aid Report (SAR).

Step 5: 
Determine your start date.

Step 6: 
Register for classes


Are there any prerequisites?

Yes, students must have a High School Diploma or GED to start the series.


What type of job will I get?

Project Managers, Project Analyst, Project Team Leaders, Project Coordinators or Program Managers.


What is the entry level salary range?

$40k - $60K depending on the Industry.


Required books?

lease call the office for Course and Material Information at 713-718-7947.


Do you provide job placement?

As an HCC Student, you have access to The Career Planning Resource staff, and the Virtual Career Center (VCC).

Career Planning Advisors:

  • Central College-713 718 6176
  • Northwest College-713-718-5802
  • Southwest College-713-718-7718
  • Southeast College-713-718-6826
  • Northeast College-713-718-5291


Is there an attendance policy?

Must attend at least 80% of scheduled class time. Perfect attendance is highly recommended (Class sessions in person with instructor).