Ms. Peros enrolled in New Mexico Workforce Connection’s Tuition Assistance program in August 2019. In addition to assistance for tuition and books, the program helped her obtain software required for the nursing program, covered testing fees, and covered fees for a background check and drug screening required for the clinical rotation. Ms. Peros graduated in May 2021 and she plans to stay in Las Cruces to work at one of the local hospitals. The Tuition Assistance program provided $4,699.20 in tuition assistance.
Learn more about the WIOA Tuition Assistance program from New Mexico Workforce Connection: www.EmployNM.com/tuition-assistance
WIOA Title I-financially assisted programs and activities are an Equal Opportunity Employer/Program. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities. Relay New Mexico: 711 (Voice) or 1-800-659-8331 (TTY). Funded by the U.S. Department of Labor.