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HiSet and Entrepreneurship Courses

En Roxbury Community College tenemos clases que te ayudaran a alcanzar tus metas.

Preparación para el examen HISET (Anteriormente GED)
¿Necesitas ayuda adicional preparándote para el Examen de Equivalencia a Educación Secundaria (HISET)? Las clases cubren 1) Escritura y Lectura 2) Matemática, Ciencias y Estudios Sociales. Cada opción dura 9 semanas y cuesta $240.

Seminario para empezar tu propio negocio
Aprende como transformar una idea en un negocio. Este seminario es facilitado en sociedad con Lawyers Committee for Civil Rights and Economic Justice. Seminario inicia el 1 de Marzo, Martes de 6:30 – 8:30 PM.

¿Listo para hacer un cambio en tu vida y buscar nuevas oportunidades?

Los cursos de preparación para el examen HiSet son dictados en español y el seminario de cómo empezar tu empresa es dictado en inglés. Las operaciones de negocios cotidianas en RCC son conducidas en inglés, pero personal que habla español esta usualmente disponible.

Business Communication Courses at RCC

Pave your own way and equip yourself to stand out from the crowd with one of our professional booster courses at RCC.  Fill out the form below to receive more information. 

Bring your professional impact to new levels by practicing your oral and written communication skills in a classroom setting using online courses from a premier provider, MindEdge. Course culminates with each student’s own short presentation before a small audience of professionals.
Whether you’re looking to make a little extra money on the side or make this your full-time job, take the first step to becoming a licensed Massachusetts Real Estate Salesperson with this course. Our course totals 51 hours of classroom time and features interactive class sessions with applicable examples, a real estate math review class, and review time. Successful course completion earns you the certificate required to sit for the state licensing exam.
Public Speaking:
Great public speakers can come from anywhere and start at all levels. This course will not teach you how to become the world’s best public speaker, but it will teach you how to be the best public speaker that you can be. Learn presentation skills, how to craft an impactful speech, tips and strategies for stress management, how to identify and target your speech to your audience, and how to maintain authenticity in all you do.
Join our FREE four-week series to learn how to get and stay in the green regardless of where you're starting from. Topics covered include building, maintaining, and repairing credit; how to build wealth through homeownership; basic investing and personal finance; and finance-related Entrepreneurship 101.
Learn how to transform an idea into a business. This comprehensive 8-week seminar is geared towards individuals who are formalizing a business idea or who are in the early stages of starting a business. Brought to you through a partnership with the Lawyers Committee for Civil Rights and Economic Justice.


Contact Us

Salvador Pina
Executive Director of Workforce Development
Building 4, Room 102A
857-701-1604 | SPina@rcc.mass.edu 

Maribel Mendez
Director of Corporate and Community Education
Building 4 | Room 102B 
857-701-1603 | MMendez@rcc.mass.edu 

Aneesa Nichols
College & Career Navigator | Timothy Smith Lab Coordinator                                
Building 4 | Room 102                              
857-701-1607 | ANichols@rcc.mass.edu                                     

Nadia Lazo
Career Service Representative
Building 4 | Room 102
857-701-1606 | NLazo@rcc.mass.edu  

LaVerne Banks
Administrative Assistant                                   
Building 4 | Room 102                               
857-701-1601 | LBanks@rcc.mass.edu 

Omesa Spencer 
Administrative Assistant                                   
Building 4 | Room 102                               
857-701-1602 | OSpencer@rcc.mass.edu                                                                            

CCE and Lifelong Learning Courses at RCC

 Community ESOL
¿Quieres aprender o mejorar tu inglés para alcanzar tus metas? Inscríbete en el programa de Community ESOL de Roxbury Community College.

Entrenamiento Para Interpretes Médicos
Si eres bilingüe y buscas una carrera ayudando a pacientes y a profesionales de la salud, este programa es para ti. Los estudiantes que completen este programa estarán preparados para el examen de Certificación Nacional para Interpretes Médicos.

HiSet Prep (anteriormente GED) – En Español
Prepárate para tomar la Prueba de Equivalencia de Educación Secundaria (HiSet) y abre las puertas de un futuro lleno de oportunidades.

Todos los programas de RCC son enseñados en inglés.




Upcoming Programs

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Available Training

Roxbury Community College’s Department of Corporate & Community Education, New England’s Leader in workforce programming, is now accepting applications to the following programs:

For more information, please contact:
Corporate & Community Education
Building 4, Room 102

Looking to update your own workplace skills, improve your marketability and income potential, or enhance the capabilities of your employees? Roxbury Community College provides training and education in a variety of topics – See "Available Training" below.

The Office of Corporate & Community Education focuses its efforts on providing training and education for a prepared workforce. Our team works with businesses, leading industry panels, government and non-profit organizations, and individuals to provide training and education for those seeking new careers or interested in updating their skills.

Customized and cost-effective training can be delivered on-site, online, or at RCC for your business, government agency, or non-profit organization.


The mission of RCC's Office of Corporate & Community Education (CCE) is to stimulate local economic growth by providing quality customized training and educational opportunities serving the diverse needs of the Greater Roxbury and surrounding Boston metropolitan communities.

Workforce Development Goals

Workforce Development is a direct, effective, and immediate response to the urgent demands of the current economy and expanding technology. Its primary goal is to provide you with the academic, employability, and technical skills you need to increase your access to employment and economic opportunities, and to ensure job retention and career advancement. These short-term courses are scheduled mainly in the late afternoon, evening hours, and on weekends on our RCC campus. Because of its flexibility, workforce development training has become the first choice of small businesses and corporations to ensure their employees are fully prepared for the workplace and have the necessary skills for job retention and career advancement. 

Contact us to see how we can help tailor a program for your business or organization!