KIDS & FAMILIES
The ACE Program at Delgado
Even without a high school diploma or GED, you can begin classes at Delgado and start earning credit towards a degree and career in one of the following divisions: Healthcare, Information Technology (IT) and Technical Pathway. moreIf you are interested in pursuing a career in any of these fields, the ACE Program might be a great way for you to start pursuing a degree.The benefits of participating in the program include the ability to enroll in college prior to finishing the GED program (an early start to your college career), and the opportunity to receive partially waived tuition and book fees for your first 12 credits in ACE. less
ITT Technical Insitute
ITT Technical Institute offers career-focused degree programs
United Way IDA Program: Matching Savings Account for a Home or Vehicle Purchase, Business Assistance, Education Assistance
IDAs (Individual Development Accounts) are savings accounts that give low income individuals and families the opportunity save and build assets. moreQualified individuals who open an IDA will receive matching funds towards a specified goal.Contact United Way for info.
- Savings Goal: Purchasing a home or vehicle or opening a childcare center.
- Match: $4 for every dollar saved, up to $2000 for a home or childcare center (up to $8000 match), up to $1000 for a vehicle (up to $4000 match).
- Eligibility: You must be employed, earn below 200% of the poverty line, and not own more than $10,000 in assets not including one primary home and one vehicle.
- Other Requirements: Applicants are required to take 12 hours of financial education and training.
Jefferson Dollars for Scholars