Hinds Community College’s SMACC program on the Raymond Campus recently had an awards program for students in the program in fall 2014.
SMACC stands for Students Making Academic/Career Choices. Raymond Campus instructors work with students selected for the program who have lower test scores and are taking one or more developmental courses. The goal is to get them advanced through developmental courses quickly and into all regular college course.
As Mississippi’s largest community college, Hinds Community College is a comprehensive institution offering quality, affordable educational opportunities with more than 170 academic, career and technical programs. With six locations in central Mississippi, Hinds enrolled nearly 12,000 credit students in fall 2014. To learn more, visit www.hindscc.edu or call 1.800.HindsCC.
Cathy Hayden is a 30-year career journalist with a bachelor's degree in journalism and English from the University of Mississippi and a master of theological studies from Spring Hill College in Mobile. Hayden, who covered education at The Clarion-Ledger for 17 years, came to Hinds Community College in January 2007.