Wednesday, April 18th 2018

Applications available for free Intensive College Readiness course

The Kilgore College Adult Education and Literacy program is accepting applications through May 10 for its Intensive College Readiness (ICR) program.

Classes will begin May 30 and will be held Mondays through Thursdays from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at KC-Longview.

The ICR program is a free seven-week course designed to help students become college ready through intense and rigorous instruction in math, reading/writing and basic computer skills. Books and other instructional materials will be provided at no additional cost. 

Students must be at least 18 years old and have obtained a high school diploma, a GED or other High School Equivalency.

Enrollment will be restricted to students who will enroll in college in the fall of 2018.

Individuals also encouraged to attend are students who have taken the college placement test, Texas Skills Initiative Assessment (TSIA), and need to make a higher score or students who have been out of high school for a while and are considering attending college in the fall.

For more information or to complete an application, call Dorris Baker-Kenney at 903-236-2005 or Betsy Rodriguez at 903-236-2004 or email or

Students can also visit the KC-Longview Hendrix Building, Room 228, located at 300 S. High Street.

More information is also available at