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 ADULT LEARNING CENTER The Hostos Adult Learning Center seeks to help adults obtain the necessary skills and/or credentials to transition to college or employment. For men and women who have not completed high school and/or have limited English language skills, program services provide students with a chance to build basic skills, strengthen their academic foundation, and/or prepare for the high school equivalency exam in an engaging learning environment. We invite you to join the thousands of others who have enjoyed the supportive atmosphere and academic excellence that have made the ALC such a special place. COURSE OFFERINGS · GED® Preparation students must achieve a · Must be 18 years of age or older to apply · · · • • • • • minimum score 9.0 in reading and 6.0 in math on the placement exam* Basic Education – students must achieve a minimum score of 5.0 in reading on the placement exam* Math English for Speakers of Other Languages. • Morning, afternoon, and evening schedules available • Classes meet two-four days per week • All classes are FREE *Registration and placement testing is by appointment only. Come and put your name on the waiting list today! PROGRAM INFORMATION PROGRAM SERVICES · Literacy and language skills assessment Group instruction in English and Spanish 1-on-1 and small group tutorial Counseling and support services College and career planning Peer mentoring For more information call 718-518-6723 or 718-518-6840 The YMI Project YOUNG MEN’S INTIATIVE (YMI) goals are to: IMPACT PEER MENTORING PROJECT . Increase the GED pass ® We would like to invite you to join the Young Men’s Initiative (YMI) IMPACT Peer Mentoring Project at the Adult Learning Center. The Young Men’s Initiative (YMI) IMPACT Peer Mentoring Project at the Adult Learning Center is structured to improve GED ® pass rates, increase college enrollment & retention, and to provide peer mentoring college support for black and Latino males from 18 to 25 years of age. Young females are also welcome to apply. Must be enrolled in ALC GED® class in order to be eligible for services. rates for black and Latino males from 18 to 25 years of age. . College transition and enrollment . College Retention . Peer Mentoring Support Visit us on: facebook at http://www.facebook.com/impactat.hostos twitter at https://twitter.com/IMPACTatHostos or email the mentors at firstname.lastname@example.org Please give us a call at (718) 664-2542 10 Division of Continuing Education & Workforce Development