Automotive Service Technology - 7 Steps to Enroll

Welding Technology - Steps to Enroll 

1) Tour the campus, have specific program questions answered and meet the faculty:  Contact Steve Conti @ 813-253-7589 or

2) Explore your career choices:
Contact Suzie Schneer @ 813-253-7858 or

3) Apply for Financial Aid:
Contact Jeanne Schurman @ 813-253-7594 or

4) Apply for admission (applications must be less than one year old):
Apply online at

5) Check your email for a student number and use it to do the HCC online orientation:
Your number should arrive within 48 hours after applying. Use it to complete an HCC orientation in person or @

6) Submit your transcripts:
Have all official transcripts sent directly to HCC or bring them to HCC in a sealed envelop.

7) Apply to your program of study:
Contact Mark Poling @ 813-253-7000, opt 8, ex-5422 or

  • He will assist you with program questions

  • We will schedule your mandatory advising/registration meeting where you will

    • Complete additional program paper work

    • Complete a screening process - ($75 check or money order made out to HCC is required to register you).