Classes are currently being taught online. All physical facilities are closed to the public at this time, and employees are working remotely.
Please visit dcccd.edu/coronavirus for additional information and to find contact information for various departments.
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WorkReadyU

 

WorkReadyU offers a no-cost adult education program that teaches you the skills needed for college or career success.

 
 

Am I Eligible?

 
 
Valid
Photo ID
 
No Bachelor's or Advanced Degree
 
Age 16
or Older*
 
Resident of Dallas County
(you will be contacted within 24 hours)

Contact us with any questions:
 
 
 

WorkReadyU Offers:

 
Free ESL Classes
 

Improve your English skills so you can attend college, get a good job or advance your career.

Free HSE (GED) Classes
 

Increase your academic skills with small high school equivalency (GED) classes and
hands-on learning.

Free Job Training
 

Develop the skills you need to start a successful career or transition to college.

 
 
 
 

When and Where are Classes?

Classes are available year-round during convenient daytime and evening hours 
at several DCCCD colleges, partner locations and virtually. 

 
 
“This program was a confidence builder and will make me more competitive in the workforce. The instructor’s encouragement made it a wonderful experience.”
—Victoria
“These classes filled in a lot of the gaps. I know I can take the skills I learned and put them to good use in any job.”
—Jeremy
 
Victoria and Jeremy
Mother and Son Graduates

I Have Questions!

 
We are available to explain our services.

 
 

I'm Ready to Start!

 
The first step is to attend an orientation session.

 

Connect With Us!

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Get Connected with WorkReady Mobile App

WorkReady Mobile is an interactive app that allows you to connect with a Career Navigator, get quick access to resources, and delivers the latest job openings in the DFW metroplex.

  • Download app
  • When prompted, choose DCCCD as your institution.  
  • Click on I'm a Student
  • Fill out form
  • Choose Bill J Priest as your campus.
  • Save
  • Explore the resources!

Download on the Apple App StoreGet it on Google Play

 

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