Central Community College has many offices at College Park.
The Training and Development outreach department provides a variety of coursework for professional growth as well as certifications for trade programs. We offer a variety of services that fit your needs and schedule, including customized training, consultation, and VUE and Microsoft Office Specialist certified testing.
We can customize our training programs to meet your organization’s unique needs and culture.
Our courses offer convenience, flexibility and relevance because they are based on real-world applications and taught by industry experts. In addition, our flexible training ensures that you get exactly what you need, when you need it.
Central Community College also offers Adult Education classes at College Park.
Adult Education includes assistance with basic reading, writing, math and spelling skills; drills and special instruction through the English as a Second Language Program; citizenship classes; and preparation for the Nebraska high school diploma (GED) exam.
All Adult Education classes are open to individuals 16 years or older who are not enrolled in secondary school.
Grand Island-area residents now have a UNK location close to home. Beginning Spring 2021
six courses will be offered by the University of Nebraska at Kearney in our redesigned space at
College Park. Explore a university environment. Start your educational journey now.
your community college studies. Or earn affordable early-entry university credit hours while still
in high school.
At College Park, you’ll find friendly, engaging and highly skilled university professors and community
members, and convenient access with plenty of free parking right in your neighborhood. It’s UNK,
just closer to home.
These courses are geared specifically for community members and students wanting to earn a
bachelor’s degree or high school students wanting to earn college credit.
See the Spring 2021 course list for details and visit unk.edu/collegepark for links to Admissions
and access to student resources to put you on the path to your future.
It’s easy to get enrolled.
What’s stopping you?
Learn more about becoming a UNK student at unk.edu/admissions
University of Nebraska-Lincoln Extension provides practical education that focuses on issues which influence daily life and helps keep Nebraska competitive in a global society. Hall County delivers research-based information via a variety of methods through a federal, state and county partnership arrangement.
Hall County Extension educators, assistants and support staff specialize in providing programs that contribute to more than 1.5 million educational contacts in Nebraska each year. The 4-H Youth Development Program reaches more than 7,000 youth in Hall County alone. Statewide, 4-H touches the lives of more than 90,000 youth each year. Extension specialists and educators are committed to a theme of excellence with educational programs customized to meet the needs of Nebraskans.
The Grand Island Little Theatre has been providing quality, live entertainment in Grand Island and the surrounding communities for over 50 years. GILT provides theatrical plays five times per year to the community and surrounding areas at an affordable cost.
Hall County Leadership Unlimited, Inc. is a non-profit corporation that has been developing leaders that strengthen and transform our community since 1987. The program creates a continued personal desire to interact with groups that benefit the community and helps members realize their potential and how they as an individual can step into areas of leadership to build a greater community. Leadership Tomorrow has graduated over 1200 highly motivated and skilled adult and youth individuals that have helped Grand Island continue to grow and prosper.
REAP was started by the Center for Rural Affairs in 1990 to meet the needs of the self-employed in the rural Midwest. Center studies in the late 1980s showed a high rate of self-employment in rural areas, but no economic development strategies to help this sector.
The Rural Enterprise Assistance Program focuses on small business development. REAP consists of four elements including: networking, business management training, credit (microloans) and technical assistance.