NEWS & RECORD: BASIC SKILLS PROGRAM OPENS COLLEGE DOORS

KaDeidre Hamilton knows she wants: a decent job, a place of her own and no more two-hour walks to catch the bus to make it to class.

When GTCC started a new program to help students pass the GED test and become nursing assistants, “I thought, I want to be in that. I want to do that,’” Hamilton said last week.

Hamilton was among the first graduates of a new GTCC program, the Basic Skills Plus-NA Track. Hamilton and nine others got their certificates Friday. Read more.