What is PASS Lane?

"PASS" or Pathways, Academic Skills, and Services targets students in ABSE, ESL, GED or other students interested in transitioning to credit classes while working on reading, writing and math skills. Students admitted to PASS Lane are given the opportunity to take specific credit level Career Technical classes and integrated non-credit ABSE or ESL classes simultaneously, regardless of if they have passed the college placement test. Students also benefit from individualized coaching, proactive cohort advising, reading and study skill development, student success workshops and services, employer speakers, industry tours and more.

Upon completion of PASS Lane options, students:PASS Lane logo

  • May have completed a Career Pathway Certificate of completion.
  • Will have earned college credits towards the related Associates degree.
  • Will have enhanced both job search and college success skills.
  • Will receive continued support in either job search or academic transition based on individual goals.

We are currently recruiting for the following PASS Lane options:

Early Childhood Education

Early Childhood Education - fall start; 3+ terms


Baking & Pastry - spring or summer start; 4 terms

Health Professions

Spring Exploring Health Professions - spring start; 1 term / Bridge to Health Professions - summer start; 4 terms  

Industrial Trades

Inquire about individualized student options

Business and Office Professionals

Inquire about upcoming programs

Applying for PASS Lane

Download the PASS Lane application

Learn more by attending a PASS Lane Information Session:


Or visit our office on main campus in Building 11, Room 201.

Individual appointments can also be scheduled directly at: