What is Opportunity Grant Tuition Assistance?
It is a funding assistance program that helps eligible Washington state residents enroll in Clark College programs that prepares students for high wage, high demand jobs. Opportunity Grant can help pay for tuition, mandatory fees and required books for an approved area of study.
What type of training is available?
The following professional and technical programs are approved for Opportunity Grant funds:
Opportunity Grants provide educational access and support for low-income adults to progress further and faster along high demand career pathways.
- Administrative Support:
Office Skills Modules I, II, III, Front Office Assistant,
Office Software Applications, Office Assistant & Administrative Assistant
- Computer Technology:
Computer Support Specialist, Microsoft Network Technician & Technologies, CISCO Network Administrator, CISCO Network & Datacenter Technician
- Early Childhood Education:
Initial Child Care Aide, Family Childcare, Early Childhood Education, Advanced Applied Curriculum
- Medical Office:
Medical Office Skills Modules I, II, Medical Receptionist, Medical Billing and Coding Specialist, Health Information Assistant, Medical Transcriptionist, Medical Office Support Specialist
Nursing Assistant Certified, Phlebotomy, RN
- Pharmacy Technician
SMAW Arc Welding/Oxyfuel, Wirefeed, Welding Tech Gas Tungsten Arc, Welding Technology
Who is eligible?
You may be eligible if:
- You are starting or are enrolled in an Opportunity Grant approved program
- Your current household income is within income limits
- You are a Washington state resident
- Can pay for school expenses
- Helps you get started quickly in a training program
- Prepares students to work in high demand occupations
Opportunity Grant office:
Gaiser Hall, room 127
Mon-Thur: 8am - 5pm
Fri: 10am - 4:30pm
Employment Services Center
Programs and Majors