Higher Heights Youth Empowerment Programs, Inc. (HHYEP), founded in 2004, is a local college access program that provides college-planning services to high school students, grade 9 thru 12, and their families, throughout the New Haven and Fairfield Counties.
Our mission is to change the lives of under-represented college bound students and Empower, Encourage, and Equip them to obtain a post-secondary education. .
Our organization’s goal is to provide more equitable access of college preparatory resources and services to a broad range of students and their families who have a history of being deprived and who as a consequence are underrepresented in the pool of academically high-achieving students.
FREE MICROSOFT OFFICE SPECIALIST CERTIFICATIONS and PAID INTERNSHIPS.
The Microsoft Office Certification Program offers extensive knowledge in all three Microsoft Office applications: • Microsoft Word Certification• Microsoft Excel Certification• Microsoft PowerPoint Certification
Upon completion of the Microsoft Office Specialist (MOS) Certification: Higher Heights offers Resumè strategies and Interviewing skills.
WHO?• Youth Ages 18 to 24• Education background No High School Diploma, GED, or High School Diploma• Low Income or Unemployed
COSTS?Because the program is being offered for FREE, students must make a full-time commitment to attend every day of the program. Parents and students must sign a commitment that students will give a 100% commitment to the program. Students who are not able to attend every session are not encouraged to apply.
WHEN?Enrollment Dates will take place on enroll in the Higher Heights Youth Microsoft office specialist program September 18,19 and 20th the New Haven Adult Education Center located at 580 Ella T. Grasso Blvd, New Haven, CT.