Your Future Starts Now

Friday, May 15, 2015
Your Future Starts Now
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Join us for our Community College Online Registration Drive

On May 15, ABC-13 is hosting a one day community college registration drive. We are partnering with the Texas Gulf Coast Community College Consortium which is comprised of nine local public community colleges. We are partnering for a first ever one day web chat and registration drive.

Join our chat LIVE NOW

From programs offered to financial assistance to job placement, credit transfers and more, whatt questions do you have about starting a new career? Ask below and get an answer during our live chat!

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'Your Future Starts Now!' targets graduating Seniors who are wondering what they'll do next. The drive will also offer assistance for adults looking to make a change in their lives. Together, the nine public community colleges of the Gulf Coast Consortium enroll more than 150-thousand students in credit courses and 60-thousand students in non-credit Continuing Education and workforce courses. Community College has a multitude of two year certifications that can lead to full time employment. You can be the next student to enroll.


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