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College Preparation

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  • If you are an adult with a High School credential who wants to succeed in college, we can help you to achieve that goal. With the support of an advisor, you will develop a plan to improve your academic skills and prepare for community college or university.

    The College Transitions Program includes:
    - Skills assessment and testing
  • - Financial aid, academic, and career advising
  • - Classes to improve essential academic skills

To be eligible for the program, you must have a High School Diploma or its equivalent (HiSET/GED). You must also qualify to enroll in either of the upper levels of Math and English.


- Applied Algebra A or B

  • - Reading/Writing 200
  • - ACCUPLACER Preparation (Reading & Grammar)
  • - College Writing Workshop
  • - Biology
  • - Chemistry
  • - Relevant computer courses


For more information, please contact the Academic Advisor Anja Hanson, at hansoa@portlandschools.org or by calling (207)-874-8155.

For information on how to get a High School Diploma or the HiSET, click here