Academics

Hill College Announces 2019 Summer Graduates

Monday, September 09, 2019 — Hill College has announced the names of students who have completed graduation requirements at the end of the 2019 summer semester. Students are listed by hometown with their degree and ...

Hill College’s Nursing Advisory Committee Recognized

Thursday, September 05, 2019 — The Hill College Nursing Advisory Committee is composed of professionals who broadly represent the demographics, including ethnic and gender diversity, of the service area, as well as the occupational field in all sectors of the business ...

Hill College Continuing Education to Offer Maintenance & Journeyman Electrical Online Training this fall through next spring

Friday, August 30, 2019 — Hill College Continuing Education (CE) will be offering Maintenance and Journeyman Electrical online training courses for technicians entering or working in the industry. The benefits of these courses is that they are self-paced online courses, ...

Five Students Recently Completed Nurse Aide Program

Monday, August 26, 2019 — The Hill College Continuing Education Department recently graduated five Nurse Aide (CNA) students from the program: Ashely Andrez, Cleburne; Rebecca Campbell, Granbury; Brooklyn Kimball, Cleburne; Reese Pate, Alvarado; and Jackeline Powell, ...

Hill College Fire Academy begins Aug. 24

Thursday, July 25, 2019 — Hill College Fire Academy begins Aug. 24 For immediate ...

Hill College students complete Phlebotomy Technician course

Thursday, July 25, 2019 — Hill College students complete Phlebotomy Technician course For immediate ...

Hill College Testing Centers offer high school equivalency exams

Tuesday, July 09, 2019 — Hill College Testing Centers offer high school equivalency exams For immediate release Date: July 9, 2019 Contact: Robin DeMott, Director of Communications, rdemott@hillcollege.edu, O: 254-659-7771, M: 309-368-7786    ...

Hill College Nurse Aide program to expand to Hill County Campus

Tuesday, July 09, 2019 — Hill College Nurse Aide program to expand to Hill County Campus For immediate release Date: July 9, 2019 Contact: Robin DeMott, Director of Communications, rdemott@hillcollege.edu, O: 254-659-7771, M: 309-368-7786    ...

Hill College Announces 2019 Spring Graduates

Tuesday, July 02, 2019 — Hill College Announces 2019 Spring Graduates For immediate release Date: July 2, 2019 Contact: Robin DeMott, Director of Communications, rdemott@hillcollege.edu, O: 254-659-7771, M: ...

Hill County Shared Service Arrangement Celebrates Students of the Start2Finish Program

Tuesday, June 25, 2019 — Hill County Shared Service Arrangement Celebrates Students of the Start2Finish Program For immediate ...

Hill College Board of Regents June 2019 meeting summary

Thursday, June 20, 2019 — Hill College Board of Regents June 2019 meeting summary For immediate release Date: June 20, 2019 Contact: Robin DeMott, Director of Communications, rdemott@hillcollege.edu, O: 254.659.7771, M: 309.368.7786 HILLSBORO, TEXAS--The Hill College ...

Hill College Police Academy to offer Basic Peace Officer Course in July

Monday, June 17, 2019 — Hill College Police Academy to offer Basic Peace Officer Course in July For immediate release Date: June 5, 2019 Contact: Robin DeMott, Director of Communications, rdemott@hillcollege.edu, O: 254-659-7771, M: 309-368-7786 HILLSBORO, ...

Hill College announces Spring 2019 President’s and Dean’s List students

Thursday, June 13, 2019 — Hill College announces Spring 2019 President’s and Dean’s List students For immediate release Date: June 13, 2019 Contact: Robin DeMott, Director of Communications, rdemott@hillcollege.edu, O: 254-659-7771, M: ...

Three Hill College faculty members selected for research grant

Thursday, June 06, 2019 — For immediate release Date: June 6, 2019 Contact: Robin DeMott, Director of Communications, rdemott@hillcollege.edu, O: 254-659-7771, M: 309-368-7786 HILLSBORO, TEXAS—Three Hill College faculty members were selected to receive ...

Automotive students rebuilt 1953 Packard Patrician engine 

Wednesday, June 05, 2019 — Automotive students rebuilt 1953 Packard Patrician engine  For immediate release Date: June 3, 2019 Contact: Robin DeMott, Director of Communications, rdemott@hillcollege.edu, O: 254-659-7771, M: 309-368-7786 CLEBURNE, ...

Hill College nursing program ranked sixth in the state

Monday, June 03, 2019 — For immediate release Date: June 3, 2019 Contact: Robin DeMott, Director of Communications, rdemott@hillcollege.edu, O: 254-659-7771, M: 309-368-7786 HILLSBORO, TEXAS—The Hill College nursing programs have been ranked sixth in the ...

Associate Degree Nursing Pinning Ceremony recognizes 23 Hill College graduates

Monday, May 20, 2019 — Twenty-three Hill College Associate Degree Nursing (ADN) students were honored with a pinning ceremony on Thursday, May 9, at the Hill College Vara Martin Daniel Performing Arts Center in Hillsboro.  The invocation and welcome was given ...

Texas Heritage Museum showcases “Friends: Art from a Day at Russell Farm” in Art Gallery through the summer

Thursday, May 02, 2019 — The Texas Heritage Museum recently open a new exhibit in the Art Gallery space titled, “Friends: Art from a Day at Russell Farm.” It is a group show of area artists who spent a day with Hill College art instructor, Tom Sale, ...

Vocational nursing program application deadline extended to April 1 for summer classes, deadline for fall classes is June 1 for vocational and associate degree nursing

Friday, March 22, 2019 — The Hill College nursing department is now accepting applications for the Associate Degree Nursing (ADN), Vocational Nursing (VN) and LVN/Paramedic Transition to ADN program. The Hill College Nursing programs offer the highest quality ...

CHI Cosmetology at Hill College makes donation to Patriot House

Wednesday, March 06, 2019 — CHI Cosmetology at Hill College has made a large donation of over $1,000 worth of goods, including nine gallons of shampoo, winter clothing, toothpaste and a gift card from Discount Tire in Cleburne to Patriot House Transitional Housing for ...

Hill College nursing programs ranked ninth in the state

Wednesday, March 06, 2019 — The Hill College nursing programs have been ranked ninth in the state in a study done by NursingDegrees.com. The study focused on the best schools to earn an undergraduate degree in nursing online, along with factors such as tuition, student to ...

Hill College Announces 2018 Fall Graduates

Monday, March 04, 2019 — Hill College has announced the names of students who have completed graduation requirements at the end of the 2018 fall semester. Students are listed with their degree and major.   Abilene Jeremi Hammond Associate of ...

Hill College Dual Credit team visiting service area ISDs this spring

Monday, March 04, 2019 — The Hill College Dual Credit department has set a busy spring schedule to make sure all eligible dual credit students in the College’s service area are enrolled in classes for the fall semester. Director of Dual Credit Regina Paneitz, ...

Hill College Police Academy to begin offering classes March 18

Friday, March 01, 2019 — The Hill College police academy will begin offering classes March 18. The basic academy program involves approximately 800 hours of classroom and hands-on training. Completion of this training allows individuals to take the TCOLE licensing ...

Hill College sociology professor to host “Ask a Muslim” panel discussion Feb. 19 in Burleson

Wednesday, February 13, 2019 — Hill College Sociology Professor Dr. Mike Itashiki will host a panel discussion titled, "Ask a Muslim," in his sociology class featuring Muslim students and faculty. The panel is open to the public, as well as faculty, staff and students, and ...

Hill College psychology instructor named 2019 Adjunct of the Year

Monday, February 11, 2019 — Hill College psychology instructor Dr. Lonzetta Smith Allen has been selected as the 2019 Adjunct of the Year by the American Association of Adjunct Education. She will be presented with the award at the 2019 Texas Community College Teachers ...

Hill College announces Fall 2018 President’s and Dean’s List students

Thursday, January 31, 2019 — Hill College has released the names of students who qualified for the President’s and Dean’s list for the 2018 fall semester. The purpose of the Hill College President’s List is to honor and recognize students who ...

Hill College Selects NISOD Excellence Award Recipients

Monday, January 28, 2019 — Hill College is proud to announce its recipients of the annual National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development (NISOD) Excellence Awards. The 2019 honorees include Lauri Heintz, biology instructor, and Kyle May, criminal justice ...

Hill College Holistic Wellness Pathway approved by International Consortium for Health and Wellness Coaching

Thursday, January 24, 2019 — Hill College is proud to announce that the Hill College Holistic Wellness Pathway is now an approved Health and Wellness Coach Training & Education Program by the International Consortium for Health and Wellness Coaching (ICHWC), and is ...

Hill College Continuing Education health career classes begin soon

Wednesday, January 16, 2019 — Hill College Continuing Education (CE) spring health career classes are open for registration. Spring classes are offered in the following subject areas: Health Careers Nurse Aide Program is offered Monday-Wednesday from 5-9 p.m., Feb. 4-April ...

Register now for December mini-mester and spring semester

Wednesday, November 14, 2018 — Registration is now open for Hill College's December mini-mester and spring semester. The mini-mester begins Dec. 10, and the spring semester begins Jan. 14, 2019. Hill College’s extensive schedule offers courses in 36 subject areas in ...

Hill College Phi Theta Kappa chapter inducts 48 new members

Monday, November 12, 2018 — The Nu Xi Chapter of Phi Theta Kappa (PTK) Honor Society at Hill College held their fall induction ceremony Nov. 6 at the Johnson County Campus. This year 48 students were inducted into the chapter. For the first time in the chapter’s ...

Vocational Nursing Program extends application deadline

Monday, November 05, 2018 — The Hill College Hill County Campus Vocational Nursing Program application deadline has been extended until Nov. 20 for the spring 2019 semester, which begins Jan. 14. The program is a one-year, 47/48 credit hour curriculum leading to a ...

Hill College to host Rebel Preview Day Nov. 9 at Hill County Campus

Monday, October 22, 2018 — Hill College will be hosting a Rebel Preview Day at the Hill County Campus Friday, Nov. 9 for service area ISDs. Another Rebel Preview Day will be held at the Johnson County Campus Friday, Feb. 8, 2019. “Rebel Preview is an open house ...

Hill College Announces 2018 Summer Graduates

Tuesday, October 02, 2018 — Hill College has announced the names of students who have completed graduation requirements at the end of the 2018 summer semester. Students are listed with their degree and major.  Alvarado Angel M. Durbin Associate of ...

Dr. Kerry Schindler named Hill College’s new vice president of instruction

Tuesday, October 02, 2018 — Dr. Kerry Schindler has been appointed Hill College’s new vice president of instruction.  Prior to coming to Hill College, he served as Vice President for the Erath County Center of Ranger College eventually becoming the ...

Hill College Echocardiography program purchases new ultrasound machine

Friday, September 28, 2018 — Hill College Echocardiography program has purchased a new Hitachi Arietta 60 ultrasound machine. It is recognized for its outstanding image quality and Doppler performance with advanced transducer technology. “We utilize our ...

Hill College second 8-week courses begin Oct. 15

Wednesday, September 26, 2018 — Registration is now open at Hill College for second eight-week courses. Classes begin Oct. 15. Students have an opportunity to earn full course credit in just eight weeks, which is half the time of a traditional 16-week semester. Online courses ...

Hill College Associate Degree Nursing students receive 100 percent pass rate

Wednesday, August 29, 2018 — Hill College Associate Degree Nursing (ADN) students received 100 percent pass rate on the National Council Licensure Examination (NCLEX-RN), with all 11 students passing on their first attempt. “Of the 11 students who took the exam, ...

Hill College instructor selected to attend American Welding Society Institute

Tuesday, August 21, 2018 — Brian Bennett, welding program coordinator and instructor at Hill College was selected to represent District 17 at the 2018 American Welding Society (AWS) Instructors Institute. The Institute was held July 22-27 in Miami, Fla. District 17 is made ...

Hill College business program coordinator named Post Secondary Teacher of the Year

Wednesday, August 15, 2018 — Hill College Business Program Coordinator and Instructor Katy Holden has been selected as the Post Secondary Teacher of the Year by the Texas Business and Technology Educators Association (TBTEA). “It was a huge honor to receive this ...

Vocational Nursing pinning ceremony recognizes eight Hill College graduates

Thursday, August 09, 2018 — Eight Hill College Vocational Nursing (VN) students were honored with a pinning ceremony on Thursday, Aug. 2, at the Hill College Vara Martin Daniel Performing Arts Center in Hillsboro. After an invocation and welcome, Vocational Nursing Program ...

18 graduate from Hill College Continuing Education health career programs

Monday, August 06, 2018 — Eighteen students have graduated from Hill College Continuing Education summer health career programs. Phlebotomy Instructor Nikki James said, “The sky is the limit for this group of talented students. I can’t wait to see ...

Register now for fall, classes start August 20

Thursday, July 19, 2018 — Registration is open for Hill College's fall semester. Classes begin August 20, 2018.  A variety of course options are available for students, including a traditional 16-week session, two 8-week sessions and a winter mini-mester. The ...

Hill College Announces 2018 Spring Semester Graduates

Monday, July 02, 2018 — Hill College has announced the names of students who have completed graduation requirements at the end of the 2018 spring semester.  Associate of Applied Science Alvarado- Brittany Riggs Blum- Lacey Moore Burleson- Trisha Chitwood, ...

Hill College Summer II and Fall registration underway

Wednesday, June 20, 2018 — Registration is currently open for Hill College summer II and fall terms.  Summer II classes begin July 9. Summer II is a five-week long accelerated course period that is equivalent to a traditional 16-week course in credit ...

Associate degree nursing program extends application deadline

Wednesday, June 13, 2018 — The Hill College associate degree nursing (ADN) program has extended its application deadline to June 30, and will now allow applicants to take the ATI test up to three times. The ADN pathway is a 60-hour Associate of Applied Science degree with ...

Two Hill College faculty members named National American University Roueche Scholars

Wednesday, June 06, 2018 — Terry Rigsby, computer science instructor and program coordinator and Tammy Calhoun, math instructor, have been selected to receive the National American University Foundation John and Suanne Roueche Community College Leadership Scholarship for ...

Hill College announces Spring 2018 President’s and Dean’s List students

Tuesday, May 29, 2018 — Hill College has released the names of students who qualified for the President’s and Dean’s list for the 2018 spring semester. The purpose of the Hill College President’s List is to honor and recognize students who ...

Four Hill College faculty awarded research study grants

Wednesday, May 23, 2018 — Four Hill College faculty members have been selected as recipients for Hill College research study grants to continue research in their fields of study this summer. Research proposals are submitted to the Professional Development Council and the ...

Texas Tech University at Hill College celebrates first graduates

Thursday, May 17, 2018 — Texas Tech University at Hill College recently celebrated its first three graduates at a reception May 11.  The graduates are: Heather Aikman of Cleburne, bachelor’s degree in general studies with concentrations in history, ...

Hill College honors Fire Academy graduates

Monday, May 14, 2018 — Hill College hosted a Fire Academy graduation ceremony May 9 at the Vara Martin Daniel Performing Arts Center on the Hill County Campus to honor its five graduates. Robert Matthews, fire science coordinator and instructor, gave the keynote ...

Associate Degree Nursing pinning ceremony recognizes 11 Hill College graduates

Monday, May 14, 2018 — Eleven Hill College Associate Degree Nursing (ADN) students were honored with a pinning ceremony on Thursday, May 10, at the Cleburne Conference Center.  After an invocation and welcome, Dean Lori Moseley presented special awards and ...

CPR for Healthcare Providers course offered May 29

Monday, May 14, 2018 — The Hill College Continuing Education Department is now accepting enrollments for a CPR for Healthcare Providers course. The course will be offered Tues., May 29, from 5-9 p.m. in the Performing Arts Center on the Hill County Campus. The cost of ...

Hill College has first associate degree HVAC graduate

Monday, May 14, 2018 — Joseph Bruce of Joshua will be the first student to graduate from the Hill College Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning (HVAC) program with an associate of applied science degree. The program, which began in partnership with Trane® ...

Hill College Continuing Education summer classes begin soon in Hillsboro and Online

Friday, April 27, 2018 — Hill College Continuing Education (CE) summer classes are open for registration. Summer classes in Hillsboro are offered in the following subject areas: Health Careers Pharmacy Technician Program is offered online Aug. 6-Nov. ...

Hill College Continuing Education summer classes begin soon

Tuesday, April 24, 2018 — Hill College Continuing Education (CE) summer classes are open for registration. Summer classes in Cleburne are offered in the following subject areas: Health Careers Nurse Aide Program is offered Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 5-9 ...

Register now for May mini-mester and four summer session options for classes

Friday, April 06, 2018 — Registration is currently open for Hill College May mini-mester, a three-week session and summer session classes that are offered in three different timeframe options: five-week, nine-week and 11-week sessions. Hill College offers a full ...

Hill College instructor honored by American Welding Society

Wednesday, March 07, 2018 — Brian Bennett, welding program coordinator and instructor at Hill College, has received the Howard E. Adkins Memorial Instructor Section Award from the North Texas section of the American Welding Society (AWS).  The award recognizes ...

Twenty-six Hill College athletes named to All-Academic Team

Tuesday, March 06, 2018 — Twenty-six Hill College sophomore student-athletes have been placed on the North Texas Junior College Athletic Conference (NTJCAC) All-Academic Team for 2018. To qualify for the All-Academic team, a student-athlete must have completed three ...

Start date extended to Feb. 19 for online Pharmacy Technician Program

Tuesday, February 06, 2018 — The Hill College Continuing Education Department has extended the start date of the online Pharmacy Technician Program to Feb. 19. The Pharmacy Technician Program prepares individuals for entry-level jobs as a pharmacy technician in retail and ...

Hill College announces Fall 2017 President’s and Dean’s List students

Monday, January 29, 2018 — Hill College has released the names of students who qualified for the President’s and Dean’s list for the 2017 fall semester. The purpose of the Hill College President’s List is to honor and recognize students who ...

Hill College Continuing Education Department offers online Pharmacy Technician Program

Tuesday, January 23, 2018 — The Hill College Continuing Education Department is now enrolling for the online Pharmacy Technician Program. The Pharmacy Technician Program prepares individuals for entry-level jobs as a pharmacy technician in retail and institutional ...

Hill College Continuing Education Department offers Medical Assistant Program

Friday, January 19, 2018 — The Hill College Continuing Education Department is now enrolling for the Medical Assistant Program. The Medical Assistant program is a 310 lecture-hour and 48 clinical-hour program that prepares individuals for entry level jobs as a medical ...

Hill College Continuing Education Department offers Medication Aide Program

Friday, January 19, 2018 — The Hill College Continuing Education Department is now enrolling for the Medication Aide Program. The Medication Aide program is a state regulated training and certification program that prepares nurse aides to administer medications in a ...

Hill College Continuing Education Department spring and summer classes are open for registration

Friday, January 19, 2018 — Hill College Continuing Education (CE) spring and summer classes are now open for registration.  Classes are offered in the following subject areas: health careers, archery, art, basic job skills, business, business finance, cake ...

Hill College Fire Academy graduates honored

Monday, January 08, 2018 — Hill College hosted a Fire Academy graduation ceremony Dec. 6 at the Vara Martin Daniel Performing Arts Center on the Hill County Campus to honor its 24 graduates.  Robert Matthews, fire science coordinator and instructor, gave the ...