Intensive College Readiness Program

Adult Education & Literacy

About the program:

Intensive College Readiness (ICR) is a special program of study at Kilgore College developed specifically for non-traditional students who have never attended college.  Individuals who recently completed a GED or who earned a high school diploma at least three years ago may qualify for this program. The program is intensive and requires a strong commitment. At the completion of the program, participants will be prepared to enter college-level courses and will have learned the skills that will prepare them to be successful students.

What will students gain from the program?

  • Free reading, writing and math instruction and tutoring
  • Familiarity and understanding of responsibilities of a college student
  • Free TSI (Texas-mandated exam for college placement)
  • Free registration session all at no cost to the student
  • Free financial aid counseling

Intensive College Readiness Program

Class Locations

Classes are held at Kilgore College-Longview. The program is sponsored by a grant from Texas Higher Education Coordinating Board.

How do I get more information?

Contact the Adult Basic Education Program at Kilgore College-Longview for an application form or additional information at (903) 236-2004. The address is 300 S. High Street, Longview, TX 75601.

Testing Sites for the AEL program

The KC-Longview Testing Center offers the GED Test for High School Equivalency and the TSI Test for College Entrance.

The Kilgore Testing Center offers the GED, TASC Test for High School Equivalency and the TSI Test for College Entrance.

Frequently Asked Questions

For information about Intensive College Readiness:

Adult Education and Literacy Program
300 South High Street - Longview
(903) 236-2004 or (903) 236-2090
KC-Longview Hendrix Bldg. (LVHDX), 228