Ready to Work | MCTC

Ready to Work


Ready to Work (RTW) is a partnership between the Kentucky Community and Technical College System and the KY Cabinet for Health & Family Services, Department for Community Based Services.

RTW is designed to assist low-income parents that are one of the following:

  • Enrolled at a KCTCS institution
  • A former KCTCS student seeking employment
  • Working with Kentucky Skills U or on a high school diploma
  • Have a barrier to enrolling at KCTCS, such as student debt.

RTW offers:

  • Support as you balance family, work, and school
  • Work study opportunities that do not reduce certain public benefits
  • Advocacy and mentoring
  • Access to daycare and transportation assistance
  • Employment skills training

Contact your college RTW Staff

Use the link above to fill out a contact from to MCTC Ready to Work staff and see if you may be eligible for RTW services.

Paula Lewis
Rowan Campus
606-783-1538 ext. 66301

Funding for this program is provided by the Kentucky Department for Health and Family Services, Department for Community Based Services.