What Are Some of the Programs at Hennepin Technical College?

What Are Some of the Programs at Hennepin Technical College?

Hennepin Technical College offers associate degree programs in Landscaping and Groundskeeping, Accounting, Audiovisual Communications Technologies/Technicians and General Computer Programming/Programmer. Some 1 to 2-year certificate programs include Child Care Provider/Assistant and Medical Office Assistant/Specialist, and certificate programs of less than 1 year's duration include Food Preparation/Professional Cooing/Kitchen Assistant, Crisis/Emergency/Disaster Management and Nursing Assistant/Aide and Patient Care Assistant/Aide.

Hennepin Technical College has 10 broad areas of study. These are:

  • Business & Information Technology: accounting, business, individualized studies and information technology
  • Construction: architectural technology, carpentry, heating, ventilation and air conditioning, plumbing technology and woodworking technology
  • Emergency & Public Service: emergency medical services, environmental health and safety, fire protection, law enforcement and public works
  • General Education & Individualized Studies: general education departments and individualized studies
  • Green & Growing: floral design and landscape and horticulture
  • Health: paramedic, dental assistant, pharmacy technology and practical nursing programs
  • Manufacturing & Engineering Technology: electronics technology, automation robotics engineering technology, welding and metal fabrication
  • Media Communications: audio production, graphic design and interactive design video production
  • Service & Education: child development and culinary arts
  • Transportation: auto body collision technology, automotive technology, and medium or heavy truck technology

Many of Hennepin's programs can be taken as a certificate or associate degree. Hennepin Technical College also offers English as a Second Language.