McPherson Center FAQ

Q? When do we offer proctored testing?
A: Mon -  5:30-8pm
Thurs - 5:30-8pm
Thurs - 9am-2pm

Q? How do I schedule a proctored exam?
A: E-mail request to with the following information: Name of class; class chapter or exam number; time needed for testing; instructor name; student's ID and phone number. Please bring a photo ID to all proctored exam appointments. Students can also call the center at 620-245-0202 to schedule.
Q? Where are we located? How do I get there from Wichita or coming from the North?
A: 2208 E Kansas, McPherson KS 67460
From I-135, take exit 60. Go West on Kansas Ave. Take the first left onto Champlain Ave. Turn left into the parking lot. We are behind Arby's and next to Hibbett Sports.
Q? What are the hours for our bookstore?
A: The hours for the book store are Monday-Thursday 8am-9pm, Friday 8am-4:30pm.
Q? Can I earn a degree at HCC-McPherson?
A: Yes, you can earn a degree taking classes at the McPherson Center. Schedule an appointment with an advisor today to start your degree plan.
Q? What kind of classes does HCC-McPherson offer?
A: HCC McPherson offers general education classes as well as program specific classes including business, paralegal, and criminal justice. Also, the Practical Nursing Program is offered at the McPherson Center!
Q? What time of day are classes?
A: Classes start as early as 7:30am or as late as 6:30pm.
Q? What is a concurrent class?
A: Concurrent enrollment partnership student means a person who enrolled in classes at a high school at which approved high school teachers teach college credit classes during the normal school day. He/she is also in either of grades 10,11 or 12, or who is gifted and is acceptable or has been accepted for enrollment at an eligible postsecondary education institution.
More Information
Q? Are all HCC McPherson classes located in the McPherson Center?
A: Most HCC McPherson classes are located at the McPherson Center, yet there are a few exceptions. Check the class schedule for more information on class locations.
Q? Can I speak with a financial aid advisor at HCC McPherson?
A: A financial aid advisor is available to meet with students on Wednesdays from 1-6pm. Call our front desk to schedule an appointment.
Q? How do I get books for online classes?
A: Books for your online classes can be sent to McPherson from Hutchinson at no additional charge to you. Please request the books be ordered at our front desk.  You will receive an e-mail that your books have been ordered and then you will receive an e-mail when they arrive.  Don't forget your Student ID to purchase your books!
Q? When do classes start?
A: Full length semester classes start in January, June and August. We have classes that start at a variety of times, call and schedule an appointment with our advisor to see what might work with your schedule!
Q? Does HCC McPherson have a Facebook page?
A: Yes. Connect with the HCC McPherson Center of Facebook for reminders, updates and class information.