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The Workforce Education Center is a training arm of the Division of Adult and Continuing Education at LaGuardia Community College (CUNY) in Queens. Our programs are designed to serve the diverse multi-cultural population of New York City.

Who is eligible:

  • Public Assistance or Low Income Recipients
  • Recent High School Dropouts
  • 17-21 Years of Age

We provide free training for:

  • GED\College Preparation
  • Career Development
  • Internship
  • Community Service Project
  • Occupational Skills Training
  • Cultural Diversity/Cultural Awareness
  • Counseling Services
  • Adventure Based Counseling
  • Micro Computer Applications
  • Family Day
  • Speaker/Lecture Series
  • Support Services
  • Summer Youth Employment
  • Transportation

All Documents must be presented at registration time.

Program Requirements:

  • High School Discharge Letter (if under age 19)
  • Birth Certificate
  • Income Support Center Case Number, Name & Telephone Number of Case Worker
  • Aid for Families with Dependent Children (AFDC) Identification card
  • Proof of Family Income
  • Alien Registration (GREEN) Identification card
  • Proof of Selective Service Registration (Males 18 and older)
  • Proof of Residency
  • Social Security card
  • Immunization Record
  • High School Transcript
  • PPD (Tuberculosis) Test
  • MUST SCORE 8.0 ON READING AND MATH TEST

Students must be committed to attending classes
From 8 :30 A.M. to 3:00 P.M.
Monday - Friday

For further information call:
Tyrone Ford (718) 482-5349
Albert Curley (718) 482-5168

Elaine Merchant (718) 482-5340

Program made possible through a grant from the New York State Department of Labor.

"LaGuardia Community College does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national or ethnic origin, religion, sex, age handicap, marital, or veteran's status in admitting students to its programs or in administering its educational policies."

To view the orientation in PowerPoint format click here .
Click here to view the Project Achieve Graduation photos
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Workforce Education Center
Youth Programs Division
Room C314, LaGuardia Community College
Phone: 718-482-5340 Fax: 718-609-2071