Veteran Success Through Accelerated IT Career Pathways focuses on accelerated career paths for industry certification in computer graphics, information technology and internet marketing. Earned college credit can reduce the time for a veteran to complete an associate degree from 24 months to 18 months, and a 12-month certificate to 10 months.
Who's eligible: Active duty, former and retired military personnel of U.S. services
Which colleges offer it: All seven colleges of DCCCD: Brookhaven, Cedar Valley, Eastfield, El Centro, Mountain View, North Lake and Richland
Who funds it: The Texas Workforce Commission in partnership with DCCCD
Why are these areas good career options?
Contact Joyce Williams, district director of workforce development and education, at 214-378-1746 or
firstname.lastname@example.org; or the
veterans coordinators at each college.