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Zero-Cost Programs at FRCC

Launch a New Career—with Career Advance Colorado

Thanks to the Career Advance Colorado grant program, you can have your tuition, fees and course materials covered while funding is available. Funding is only anticipated to be available through the Fall 2024 term.

To take advantage of the grant funding, just apply for financial aid, be declared in this program and take courses toward program completion. Whatever isn’t covered by financial aid will be covered by Career Advance. 

Get Started with Career Advance Colorado
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How to Get Started


Steps to Enroll

  1. Apply to FRCC. (Select one of the qualifying degrees or certificates)
  2. Meet with your academic advisor and register for classes in your declared program.
  3. Apply for financial aid.



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More About Career Advance Colorado

Career Advance logoCareer Advance Colorado is funded through House Bill 23-1246, which dedicates $38.6 million to fully cover tuition, fees, and course materials costs for training programs in select fields with significant workforce shortages. The program builds on the Care Forward Colorado program. The Care Forward Colorado program will run concurrently with Career Advance Colorado as program funding is available.