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Apply Now for the Alamo…

The Alamo Colleges is now enrolling current and prospective Alamo Colleges' students for I-BEST, a unique job training program that provides technical training for in-demand jobs while building the basic skills in reading, writing, math and English needed to succeed in a career.
Apply Now for the Alamo Colleges' I-BEST Program

Apply Now for the Alamo Colleges' I-BEST Program

I-BEST Program Puts You on the Fast Track to a Good Job

Current and prospective Alamo Colleges' students can apply now for I-BEST, a unique program that provides technical training for in-demand jobs while building the basic skills in reading, writing, math and English needed to succeed in a career. The application deadline for this fall is November 5, and interested students are encouraged to attend an information session about the program before enrolling.
Information sessions are held every Wednesday at 9 a.m. and every Thursday at 1:30 p.m. at the Alamo Colleges' Westside Education and Training Center, 563 SW  40th Street. Call 210-485-0240 or 485-0267 today to schedule your session and get started on training for a great career.
Program length varies from 16 weeks to two years. Training is offered for:
• Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)
• Medical Assistant
• Community Health Worker
• Dental Lab Technician
• Dental Assistant
• Health Information Technologist
• Pharmacy Technician
• Information Technology Security
• Apartment and Building Maintenance Technician
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  • The Ranger Special Edition Issue

    The staff of The Ranger/The Ranger Online, student newspaper at San Antonio College, has produced a special edition with information on the Alamo Colleges trustee election. The edition, which hit stands April 25, also pays tribute to The Ranger's 90th anniversary. The election section includes photos and interviews with the 11 candidates for the four open trustee positions, an editorial encouraging voting, and a map showing the four districts up for election. The editorial stresses the importance of voters in shaping the direction of the Alamo Colleges. Early voting starts April 25, and the election is May 7. Read More >
  • Alamo Colleges Bond Sale Notice

    Alamo Community College District (“Alamo Colleges”, “the District”) is currently planning to access the capital markets the week of May 23rd, 2016. The District anticipates selling approximately $70 million Limited Tax Refunding Bonds Series 2016 via negotiated sale. The final size and structure of the transaction has not yet been determined and is subject to change. The District has engaged Citigroup Global Markets Inc. as book-running senior manager on the transaction. Read More >
  • Alamo Colleges’ Snyder Named to Inaugural Class of the Aspen Presidential Fellowship

    Alamo Colleges’ Vice Chancellor for Finance and Administration Diane Snyder has been awarded the prestigious Aspen Presidential Fellowship for Community College Excellence. Read More >
  • Alamo Colleges Names New Student Trustee to Board

    At a special meeting on March 28, the Alamo Colleges’Board of Trustees selected Emmanuel Nyong as the new student trustee. Nyong is the third student to serve as a trustee on the Alamo Colleges’ board. The Alamo Colleges is the only community college system in the state with a student trustee. Read More >
  • Alamo Colleges Announces Effort to Increase College Completion

    At a press conference recently, Alamo Colleges’ Chancellor Dr. Bruce Leslie, Vice Chancellor for Student Success Dr. Adelina S. Silva and representatives from 24 regional partners reported on the progress of their effort to forge academic and career pathways among regional school districts, higher education institutions, community-based organizations and civic and business leaders to promote greater student success. Read More >