Adult Literacy Assistance - Literacy KC

Literacy KCDo you need a refresher of a few basic fundamental skills? Does FREE intensive training sound good? 

Develop skills that are critical for college success including reading, English and math. Build your career path confidence and opportunities, utilize campus resources while forming connections with instructors and fellow students. (Presented by Literacy KC)

Why

  • Save time and money with free individualized instruction
  • Additional assistance (e.g., advising, counseling) and support at no additional cost
  • Opportunity to re-take the Accuplacer test for free and potentially place into higher-level college courses, saving money and accelerating progress toward degree completion

Students will receive:

  • Targeted learning methods that accelerate progress by utilizing students' strengths
  • Access to MCC student services and resources including: counseling, advising, library
  • Upon completion, receive transition assistance to future college courses at MCC
  • Sustainable transitions to employment and workforce training

Who is Eligible?

Someone who:

  • Struggles with literacy skills (reading, language, math)
  • Is dealing with a financial hardship
  • Lost funding due to failing classes
  • Is paying out of pocket for non-credit bearing classes
  • Struggles with test taking
  • Has been out of college for awhile
  • Has a high school equivalency credential
  • Needs to improve "college soft skills" (study skills, time management, technology skills, communication & interpersonal skills)
  • Is not sure if college is the best fit for them