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Ability to Benefit Program
YOU CAN GO TO COLLEGE!
Obtain your GED credential while taking college classes!
The ABILITY TO BENEFIT program is designed for students who do not have a high school diploma to continue their GED classes while enrolling in one of eight eligible career pathways using FEDERAL FINANCIAL AID!
Steps for Enrollment in the Ability to Benefit Program:
- Contact the PALS office at firstname.lastname@example.org or at 240-500-2313.
- Work with the PALS office to complete the HCC admissions process, including passing the Accuplacer assessment, completing financial aid documents, screening and choosing your career program, and more.
- Begin college classes and work on your GED!
Eight Career Pathways Available!
- Alternative Energy Tech—Solar Energy Installation and Service
- Advanced Manufacturing—Industrial Technology
- Engineering Technology—Electronics Technician
- Commercial Vehicle Transportation
- Web and Multimedia Development
- Graphic Design Technology
- Cyber and Network Security
- Information Systems Tech—Network Administration
Are you eligible?
- age 19 or older
- no high school diploma
- Maryland resident
- eligible to work in the United States
- NRS level 3 or above (ask PALS if you don’t know)
Email today for more information!
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