Programs And Courses

Personal Enrichment

Personal Enrichment

Whether you are looking for a new hobby, or want to spend more time doing a hobby that you already enjoy, HACC, Central Pennsylvania’s Community College has classes for you. These classes vary in length and run continuously throughout the year. Explore YOUR options below!


American Sign Language
We currently offer to levels of American Sign Language (ASL). Level one is designed for students with little to no background in ASL and focuses on basic vocabulary, structure, grammar, and sentence structure. Level two builds on the skills learned in the previous class to expand knowledge of sign language and deaf culture.

View our current Sign Language classes here.


Aquatics Fitness
We offer many aquatics fitness classes including deep water and shallow water.

View our current Aquatics Fitness classes here.


Financial and Retirement Planning
In this course you'll learn how to: manage investment risks, use new tax laws to your advantage, make informed decisions about your company retirement plan, and adjust your estate plan to function properly under the new laws. Money is only one aspect of retirement planning. This course blends financial education with life planning to help you build wealth, align your money with your values, and achieve your retirement lifestyle goals. Whether you are just beginning to develop a retirement plan or rapidly approaching retirement, you should enroll in this course. This course includes a 225-page illustrated textbook. Couples may attend together for a single registration fee. This is a 3-session (part) course. Classes 1, 2, and 3 are all separate topics. If a class is missed, you can speak with the instructor about making up a class. Class size is very limited - register early.

View our current Financial and Retirement Planning classes here.


Glass Lampworking
This workshop is for beginning and intermediate level students and focuses on the art form known as glass lampworking, or creating glass beads through the use of a torch. Students learn to operate a burner torch, how to wind molten glass on a mandrel to create many bead shapes with a variety of decorative techniques. More experienced students will learn and explore advanced techniques including sculptural glass fish, small glass vessels, sculptural and implosion flower pendants, depending on the interest of the students. This class is designed to give you the basic skills while allowing you time to explore new techniques with guidance from the instructor. Supplies will be discussed during the first class and will cost approximately $25.

View our current Glass Lampworking classes here.


We offer a variety of photography classes from Basic Photography to Advanced Lighting. Check out our current listing of classes and learn how capture photographs that will impress.

View our current Photography classes here.