Step Up Your Career!

Watch as Dallas College Trustee Diana Flores explores career advancement opportunities through WorkReadyU programming.

You'll hear from career experts and faculty on how you can benefit from certificate courses and degrees.

Watch the Town Hall Video Recording

Logistics Fast Track Program

Receive free training and earn a certification in just 14 weeks! Begins May 2022.

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


Texas Reskilling & Upskilling through Education (TRUE) Pathways are built on stackable, workforce credentials with employment and advancement opportunities in the local economy. Need money for training? You may be eligible for grant funding.

Learn About TRUE Pathways

Am I Eligible?

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No Bachelor's or Advanced Degree
Age 16 or older
for GED. Age 18 or older for ESL.*
Resident of Dallas County

*View full eligibility requirements.

Thank you for your interest in WorkReadyU. Please fill out our interest form to be contacted with next steps and to attend a mandatory orientation.

For English speakers:
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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 Questions!


We are available to explain our services.

For English speakers: 214-860-5902
Para Español: 214-860-5712

I'm Ready to Start!

The first step is to attend an orientation session.


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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 FREE app.
  • When prompted, choose Dallas College WorkReadyU as your institution.
  • Click on Sign Up.
  • Click on I'm a Student and fill out form.
  • Choose Bill J. Priest as your campus.
  • Save.
  • Explore the resources!

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