Program Requirements

  • A high-quality education that allows each student to move through the program at his or her own pace
  • In addition to GED preparation and workforce-readiness training:
    • Training for a rewarding career in Healthcare or IT
    • Internship opportunities
    • Assistance with college applications
    • Help finding a job
    • Any two classes free at the Community College of the District of Columbia (CCDC)
  • Small classes and individualized attention create a caring and supportive school community
  • Every student will be matched with an advisor to support and advocate for him or her throughout LAYC Career Academy and for a full year following graduation
  • Year-round model allows students to accelerate their learning and graduate sooner