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Requirements for Enrollment

  • Delaware Resident at least 18 years of age
  • Valid Delaware Driver’s License
  • Social Security Card
  • Proof of Selective Service Registration (males only)
  • High School Diploma or Equivalency
  • Ability to pass a math and reading exam
  • Pass Criminal Background Check & Drug Screening
  • Reliable Transportation

If you need assistance obtaining your GED, the Adult Education Division of NCCVT can help!  Please click below for their website and additional information.


Admissions Process

  1. Complete the online application by clicking “Apply Now” from the home or course page.
  2. All courses, excluding LPN, require a basic reading and math entrance test. Call to schedule an appointment to take the TABE test; testing will be scheduled Monday through Friday, between 8:00 am – 1:00 pm by appointment only. Allow yourself approximately 2 hours for completion and please bring your driver’s license and social security card with you.  After completing the test, you will be interviewed by the program instructor.  Please dress accordingly.
  3. Approximately two weeks before classes begin, applicants will be notified of their acceptance.  In order to reserve your spot, you will be required to pay $140.00 for a background check and drug screening. Payments can be made online using the link above.


Tuition Refund Policy

Tuition refunds may only be requested during the first two weeks of class.
ITA funded applicants may only withdraw from a course within the first two weeks.
After the two week period, no refunds will be granted. No exceptions.


Veteran Refund Policy

The following refund policy shall apply for all VA funded students enrolled in a non-accredited program under Chapters 30, 32, 33, 35 of title 38 and Chapter 1606 of Title 10 U.S. Code: In event that Veterans or their eligible persons sponsored as students under Chapters 30, 32, 33, 35 and Chapter 1606 of Title 10 U.S. Code, fail to enter the program or withdraw or are discontinued from at any time prior to completion, the amount charged for tuition, fees, and other charges shall not exceed the approximate pro rata portion of the total charges for tuition, fees, and other charges that the length of the non-accredited program bears to its total length. A registration fee of $10 need not be refundable: any amount beyond that is subject to pro ration and refund. (CFR 21.4254 (c) (13). The pro rata portion may not vary more than 10 percent of total costs for tuition, fees, and other charges.
Delaware Skills Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Program. We provide auxiliary aids and services upon request to individuals with disabilities, and we are partially funded by Delaware Workforce Development Board and Department of Labor. It is against the law for this recipient of Federal financial assistance to discriminate on the following bases: against and individual in the United States, on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, and related medical conditions, sex stereotyping, transgender status, and gender identity), national origin (including limited English proficiency), age, disability, or political affiliation or belief, or, against any beneficiary of, applicant to, or participant in programs financially assisted under Title I of the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act, on the basis of the individual’s citizenship status or participation in any WIOA Title 1-financially assisted program or activity. Text Telephone/Teletypewriter (TTY) Relay Service  -  English, 711 or 800-232-5460, Spanish 877-335-7595.


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