Workforce Alliance for Growth in the Economy (WAGE) is an Arkansas certified program intended for the unemployed and the under-employed people in Arkansas.  WAGE Certificates assist Arkansans in securing employment and/or advancing in employment.  Students must meet grade equivelant requirements, attendance and classroom hour requirements, and curriculum completion requirements to earn the WAGE Certificate(s).

To begin the WAGE classes, students are to complete the TABE (Test of Adult Basic Education).  Students must provide proof of Arkansas residency to enroll.

 TABE Test Times
Monday - Thursday 8:00 a.m. & 1:00 p.m.
Monday & Tuesday 5:30 p.m. 
Friday 8:00 a.m. 

There are 6 WAGE certificates that can be earned simultaneously.

WAGE Certificates:

Employability

Customer Service I

Customer Service II

Banking

Office Technology

Industrial

 WAGE LAB HOURS - EAST CAMPUS
                                                                                     MCGEHEE BUILDING - ROOM 121
Monday - Thursday 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. & 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Monday,  Tuesday & Wednesday 6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. 
Friday 8:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m.
 WAGE LAB HOURS - WEST CAMPUS
                                                                                      TEC BUILDING - ROOM 225
Monday - Thursday 1:00 p.m. - 5:00 p.m.