Application Process

Application Process

The process to apply for YWCA National Capital Area Career Education and Training Center is easy.

  1. Apply online and complete an interest application at
  2. Applicants will be contacted by phone to confirm receipt of application and review next steps.
  3. Virtual Information Session will be sent to applicant to view and complete online survey
  4. Applicant is scheduled for a virtual Program Interview
  5. Upon completion of the Program Interview, the applicant is sent an online application and requested to send documents.
  6. YWCA Staff will review required documents.
  7. Applicants are scheduled to take CASAS literacy assessment.
  8. Enrollment is confirmed.


Applicants must meet the following requirements:

  • Age 18 or over
  • Be a DC resident
  • A government-issued photo ID
  • Must have a valid Social Security Card or official documentation from the Social Security Administration

A high school diploma or GED is not required. If you have a high school diploma or a GED, provide those documents upon request.