cafecollege Houston

HPL CafeCollege Houston

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Carnegie Neighborhood Library and Lifelong Learning Center | 1050 Quitman, 77009

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Finish High School Online and Train for a Great Job with New Library Program!

Fast track yourself to success with HPL and Career Online High School. Earn an accredited high school diploma and train for one of eight high-growth careers. Learn more about this NEW program today!

cafécollege Houston, a partnership between the Houston Public Library and Project GRAD, is your premier resource for free college and career support. It is the one-stop clearinghouse of information, resources, and experts offering free guidance to help you prepare for, apply to, and enroll in a higher education institution of your choice.

Aim high to get ahead with these free services offered by cafécollege Houston:

  • One-on-one counseling sessions to help create a college and/or career path
  • Assistance with college entry and enrollment including:
    • Admission test prep (such as SAT and ACT)
    • College investigation and research
    • Admission policies and application processes
    • Essay writing advising
    • Resume building
  • Assistance with financial aid including:
    • Different financial aid types and resources
    • Application process
    • Scholarship search and application processes
  • Guidance and counseling on developing a career path
  • Assistance with college transfer procedures
  • Workshops on time management skills, short & long term planning, grade advising, and more
  • High School Diploma for adults with Career Online High School!

Let’s Do College, Houston! Contact cafécollege Houston today or walk in at any time during opening hours.

Houston Public Library is Helping Adults Earn High School Diploma

Library System will award scholarships for the Career Online High School program to qualified library customers looking to earn a diploma.

We are offering qualified library customers the opportunity to earn an accredited high school diploma and credentialed career certificate through Career Online High School, a free program offered by Gale, a Cengage company. Part of the world’s first accredited, private online school district, Career Online High School is specifically designed to reengage adults into the education system and prepare them for entry into post-secondary career education or the workforce. This is not a GED program!

Customers can learn more about Career Online High School, and eligibility requirements by visiting cafécollege Houston at 1050 Quitman, 77009, or calling 832-393-1737.

HPL will award scholarships for the Career Online High School program to qualified library customers looking to earn a high school diploma and advance their careers. Once enrolled, Career Online High School pairs each student with an Academic Coach, who assists with developing an individual career plan, offers ongoing guidance and encouragement, evaluates performance, and connects the learner with the resources needed to demonstrate mastery of the course material. Classes are supported by board-certified instructors and students have 24/7 access to the online learning platform.

Read the full Houston Patch article