​​Dallas College Young Adults group is an adult education program specializing in career pathways for 18–24-year-olds.

 

Dallas College, along with our partner the Texas Workforce Commission (TWC) and using the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) offers no cost career pathways for in-demand job opportunities in five pathways*:

  1. Engineering Technology, Mathematics and Sciences
  2. Manufacturing and Industrial Technologies​​​​​
  3. Business, Hospitality & Trade
  4. Health Sciences
  5. Education

*Program availability is updated monthly and not limited to those listed here.

 
Earn and Learn in Customer Service

Work in a paid internship while earning a customer service certificate. Complete the program in just 16 weeks!

 

Basic Eligibility Requirements

  • Student must be 18-24 years old
  • Authorized to work in the United States
  • Reside in Dallas County
  • If required, other eligibility requirements are discussed during initial meeting

Benefits to Eligibility

Participants in the program become Dallas College students, so they can use all Dallas College student resources, including:

  • Transportation assistance
  • Job search assistance
  • Social service assistance
  • Case management
 
 

We will help you with

  • Improving your basic education skills
  • Improving your career readiness skills
  • Improving your ability to overcome any barriers to your completion and success of the program
  • Quickly training for a new career

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2022 Available Programs for WIOA Eligible Recipients
Manufacturing & Industrial Technology
Plumbing / Pipefitting
Heavy Equipment Operator (HEO)
Computer Aided Design & Drafting (CADD)
Machining
Construction Trade
Electrical Certification
Facilities Maintenance Certification
Forklift/Logistics (Warehousing) 
Business, Hospitality & Global Trades
Computer User support
Customer Service Certificate
Customer Service Representative (Call Center)
Mortgage Loan Officer
BankWork$
Hospitality Management
Culinary Foundations Certificate
Baker’s Assistant for ESL 
Health Sciences
Medical Assistant Clinical – Dental assisting
Phlebotomy
Patient Care Technician (PCT)
Certified Nurse Aide (CNA)
Medical Billing
Electrocardiograph Technician
Education
Teacher’s Assistant

Upcoming In-Person Information Sessions

All information sessions are held at Bill J Priest

The following sessions begin at 10 a.m.

  • Friday, November 11

The following sessions begin at 5 p.m.

  • Tuesday, November 8​​