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    SC ACCELERATE

    The SC ACCELERATE Program (Adult College Completion through E-Learning Resources and Academic Tracks to Employment) provides accelerated educational and career pathways for adult learners, preparing them for high-skill/high-demand occupations in South Carolina's expanding manufacturing sector.

    The SC ACCELERATE Program is geared towards the following applicants:
     

    Trade Adjustment Assistance (TAA) Individuals

    Veterans and spouses of active duty military personnel

    Adults age 25 and older. This population may include:

    • Unemployed Individuals
    • Underemployed Individuals
    • Dislocated Workers
    • Incumbent Workers 

    For more information:  http://scaccelerate.com/colleges/york-technical-college

     

    ADULTS-IN-TRANSITION

    A program designed to assist the following types of students in their transition to new employment through education and training at York Technical College:

    • Unemployed and underemployed dislocated workers
    • Displaced homemakers
    • Low income students
    • Single parents

    Assistance will include stipends for child care and transportation.  Additional supportive services include academic and career counseling, monthly meetings with a counselor, and referrals to other services.

    CHALLENGE

    A program designed to assist students who choose majors not traditionally associated with their gender. For example:

    • Females in Industrial and Engineering Technology
    • Males in Health and Human Services

    Assistance will include a limited number of financial stipends.  Additional supportive services include academic and career counseling, monthly meetings with a counselor, and referrals to other services.

     
  • Diala B. Curbeam
    APTC Director
    SC Accelerate, Adults in Transition, and Challenge Programs
    Student Center Building (K), Success Center Suite Room 150
    542 S. Anderson Road
    Rock Hill, SC 29730
    Phone: (803) 981-7286
    Fax: (803) 981-7317