Yes to College

Southeast MT 123 | Outreach and Intake Specialist: | 971-722-6293


Elevate your dreams, achieve your GED®

The YES to College program helps you earn your GED® and become a successful college student. YES to College can give you the knowledge and resources to change your life. Students just like you are finishing high school, continuing their education in college, and pursuing exciting careers. Our program pairs you with a College Success Coach to help you adjust to PCC and to college life.

Interested? Submit an interest form

Fall applications are open! Deadline to apply is September 11, 2024.

Fall 2024 classes will begin Monday, September 23, 2024.

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YES to College is for you if:

  • You are 16-20 years old
  • You live in a participating school district
    • Portland Public Schools
    • Lake Oswego School District*
    • Tigard-Tualatin School District*
    • Sherwood School District*
    • West Linn-Wilsonville School District*
  • You are in need of an alternative education placement
  • You are interested in earning your GED® as the first step toward college and career development

*Requires school district approval

If English is not your first language and you are working toward improving your English proficiency, YES to College can be a great option for you as well. Please contact us for further information on this option or go below to ‘Steps to Enroll-ESOL’ to take your next step.

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