Fast Start IV Grant

Benefits to Student Participants

  • Complete the program in a shortened amount of time.
  • Scholarships available for those enrolled.
  • Success coach available for the student.
  • Prior knowledge and work experience a plus.
  • Online classes.

About the Fast Start IV Grant

The Texas Fast Start Program is a grant involving North Central Texas College, and is funded by The Texas Workforce Commission. The Criminal Justice, Business Management, and Business Office Technology programs are offered with a competency-based curriculum in order to expedite the completion of the program enabling the student to receive a certificate in a reduced amount of time.


To receive more information about the grant or how to apply, please contact Chester Brown at

Application Process

Step One: Contact us add

To apply, please contact Mallory Schares,

Step Two: Submit Documentation add

There are three documents that must be filled out submitted for enrollment in courses.

Scholarship Availability

Fast Start IV offers $100 per class. The maximum amount a student can receive is $500.

The Fast Start IV Grant involving North Central Texas College is funded by the Texas Workforce Commission 6/01/17-1/31/19.