• Your goal must be to enroll in college-- higher education and/or training.
  • You must have a high school diploma, External Diploma (NEDP), or GED Credential.
  • Proof of U.S. Citizenship or Rhode Island Permanent Residency (green card).
  • Foreign Credentials must be translated and evaluated.
  • Make a financial plan to pay college tuition, fees, books, etc.
  • Complete FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid)
  • You need basic computer skills for college level work. ( Word; PowerPoint; Internet; Email).
  • You must not have any financial debt at the Community College of Rhode Island.

Application Process:

  • Attend a general information session to learn about TTC.
  • Complete an application form and writing sample.
  • Take the CASAS Academic Assessment ($25 registration fee).
  • Attend a personal interview to review goals, assessment scores, and commitment.
  • Pay $180.00 textbook fee. (must be paid the first day of class; budget plan optional)

During the Program:

  • Complete CCRI Admissions Application.
  • Complete College Reading Registration.
  • Attend all classes and workshops.
  • Complete all assignments, portfolio projects, tests, and quizzes.

Accuplacer Assessment & casas Post Testing:

  • Accuplacer Assessment (Woonsocket Learning Center) $40 testing fee.
  • CASAS Post Assessment (no fee).

Exit Interview:

  • Attend an exit interview with the Program Director.
  • Register for your next college course after TTC.
  • Register for Tuition Management Plan, if necessary.
  • Apply for a mentor. (optional)