Special Populations

Special populations are student groups who are given priority to receive services.  These Priority Populations are also listed in several other federal grant programs that are aligned in some way with the goals and objectives stated in the Louisiana Carl Perkins State Plan.

6 Strategies to Retain Working Mothers as the Childcare Crisis Continues

Millions of Americans have left the workforce due to the ongoing public health crisis of the COVID-19 pandemic. Women were particularly impacted due to school and daycare closures forced many to step into a primary caretaker role. With new variants …

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High School Equivalency (HSE) Scholarship

The scholarship will help students pay for the Louisiana High School Equivalency (HSE) test in either English or Spanish.

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Top 3 Reasons to Complete Your CareerWaves2 Profile

CareerWaves2 is your one-stop-shop for Career & Technical Education Programs offered at the three community colleges in your region – BRCC, NTCC, and RPCC.

Signing up for emails and managing your profile preferences is quick and easy. If it is …

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Career Coach

Career Coach is a web-based service that helps you identify your strengths, explore in-demand careers , and find the right program …

Louisiana Rehabilitation Services

(LRS) assists persons with disabilities in their desire to obtain or maintain employment and/or achieve independence in their communities by …

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What’s Next Louisiana Podcast: A Discussion on Self-care

The most important mission of Louisiana’s community and technical colleges is to support students both on and off-campus. In this …

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