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Dallas County Community Colleges Blog Posts

Early FAFSA Begins — Apply Now for 2018-19 Financial Aid

Starting Oct. 1, 2017 DCCCD students can fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid for the 2018-19 school year. All students should fill out a FAFSA — even if you don’t think you’ll qualify for federal grants, many states and colleges use the FAFSA to determine their own aid awards and scholarships. Keep reading to learn more about the necessary steps for FAFSA completion.

Education Within Reach: Online Associate Degrees and Certificates in Business

Are you ready to further your business education, but not sure where to start? Wondering where you’ll find the time? Maybe it’s time to check out some of our 100% online degree programs! We have programs available in business administration, accounting, marketing, entrepreneurship and more, all of which can be completed from the comfort of an Internet connection.

Become a Smooth Operator: Register for Drone Pilot Training in Dallas

You heard it here first: Students can learn about drones and even become certified drone pilots at the Geotechnology Institute at Brookhaven as part of the unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) remote pilot certification workshop. They are also offering a class on how drones relate to geographic information systems (GIS).