WorkReadyU

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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

* View full eligibility requirements.

Thank you for your interest in WorkReadyU. Our educational programs and classes will resume in Fall 2020. Please fill out the interest form below to be contacted with next steps and to attend the August 14th orientation.
 
214-860-5902
 
 

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 Dallas College campuses and partner locations. 

 
 
“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 Que​​stions!

 
We are available to explain our services.

 
214-860-5902
 

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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