Fall 2013 Continuing Education Catalog
Educational, career, and personal development opportunities designed to address the needs of the South Bronx, Bronx, and Upper Manhattan communities.
Partnerships Choose the right PATH for you! CUNY CareerPATH (Preparation for Adults through Training and Higher Education) is a low to no-cost program supporting unemployed adults and adult workers looking to advance their careers by providing opportunities to earn both industry-recognized credentials with college credits and to find jobs in the healthcare sector. At Hostos Community College we offer: ➥ Credit-bearing certificate program in Community Health Worker. ➥ Academic basic skills in reading, writing, mathematics, and ESL support ➥ Job placement assistance and college advisement. Eligibility Requirements: ➥ Adults, preferably 24 or older ➥ High School Diploma or GED® ➥ Desire to go to college (participants must take CUNY Assessment Test) ➥ Legally authorized to work in the United States ➥ Desire to work in healthcare sector ➥ Unemployed, dislocated or TAA-eligible worker ➥ Not currently enrolled and matriculated in college ➥ Minimum 10th grade reading and writing level For more information please call 718-518-6831 Hostos WIPA (Work Incentives Planning and Assistance) Are You: ✔ A Bronx, Manhattan or Staten Island resident receiving Supplemental ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ ✔ Security Income (SSI) or Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI)? Between the ages of 14 and 65? Considering work, ready to go to work, or working now? Worried about your cash benefits and health insurance? Eligible for an Individualized Education Plan or 504 Plan at school? Worried about your disability-related benefits for you and your family? Our trained, bilingual benefits counselors will help you learn how to use Social Security work incentives and special rules to earn and save more money. Hostos WIPA (Work Incentives Planning and Assistance) offers benefits analysis, ongoing case management, referrals for job training and other services. There is no cost for this service. For more information, visit www.hostos.cuny.edu/contedu or call 718-518-6656 718-518-6656 c e d u @ h o s t o s . c u n y. e d u w w w. h o s t o s . c u n y. e d u / c o n t e d u 9