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Last updated: February 7, 2019
CTE = Career Technical Education
ESOL = English for Speakers of Other Languages
HSE = High School Equivalency
- Is there a cost to OACES programs? Yes and no. The HSE program is FREE. The CTE training program has a fee. Financial aid is available.
- How does someone get financial aid? Help your customer enroll in OACES – intake – and OACES staff will assist them during their intake session
- Does someone have to enroll in HSE if they are enrolled in CTE programs? HSE is embedded in the CTE training program.
- Where did this Digital Literacy/OACES partnership come from? Literacy Rochester has had a successful 5-year relationship with OACES. It has funded Digital Literacy’s work at Lincoln and Sully branch libraries. Recently, our relationship was renewed and significantly expanded for another 5-year period. Look to future e-newsletters for more details.
- Can anyone use OACES programs and services? OACES is open to any Monroe County resident 21 years and older.