Career and College Readiness Center

Connecting education to your goals

Welcome to Great Falls Career and College Readiness Center

  • Our incredible team can support you build skills for college, obtain your HSE (high school equivalency) diploma, upskill for career opportunities, obtain a certification, and many other life changing goals!

    ​To enroll in our program, use this link to schedule your pre-assessment. If you are under the age of 19, you are required to call our office and speak to Jodi Hicks prior to signing up. 

    Our Connections 101 program will give you the skills and academic knowledge to prepare you for college, career, job placement, or job advancement. Offered in partnership between the Career & College Readiness Program, Great Falls College MSU and Department of Labor and Industry (Job Service).  This no-cost program will prepare you academically, provide OSHA certification, offers 6 college credits for free, gives financial assistance if you continue with your college degree, covers work ethic proficiency, and will guide you through career exploration to align with your purpose, plan, and path!​ Email or call the office to put your name on the list for the spring session that begins January 8, 2024.

    HiSET tests need to be scheduled and paid for online through the PSI website. All tests are conducted at the college. You must have a valid government issued ID to test with proof of Montana residency. There is a one-time test-center fee of $5 due in cash at our front office at the time of testing.