New building brings new hope for community
HOUSTON, TX (June 6, 2012) – A new economic boost is about to hit Houston’s southeast neighborhoods. Houston Community College Southeast is celebrating the opening of their new Workforce Building Wednesday, June 13, at its Eastside Campus. With this Workforce Building, Southeast College will be able to offer Workforce Development programs that were unavailable to the area before. Residents will be able to get the training and skills necessary to gain employment in high-demand industries.
The three-story, 60,000 square-foot building will be the new home for cosmetology, logistics, business management, international business, office technology, Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA), Electrocardiography (EKG), Phlebotomy, accounting, Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning (HVAC), basic electricity, and other programs.
Join HCC and community leaders as they cut the ribbon to open this new era of opportunity for Houston’s Southeast side. The ceremony is Wednesday, June 13 at 10:00 a.m. on the Eastside Campus, 6815 Rustic Street.
HCC is one of the country’s largest singly-accredited, open-admission, community colleges offering associate degrees, certificates, workforce training and lifelong learning opportunities for 75,000 students each semester. HCC is composed of six colleges that serve the Greater Houston Area’s diverse communities by preparing individuals to live and work in today’s increasingly international and technological society. To learn more go to hccs.edu.