The DS PATHS Program is available for a cost of $2,000, which includes all books and materials, classroom education by our skilled staff, testing materials, access to a skills mentor and externship opportunities (for Accelerated Program participants) plus a refundable fee of $55 for the Level Two Background Screening. Fees must be paid by the assigned due date. Payment can be made with cash, credit/debit card, or check to Arc Broward. Financial assistance and payment plans are available to students.
Other ways to finance you education include:
DSPATHS/Working Professionals track:
DSPATHS/ Accelerated track:
Awards of $100 to $2,000, based on merit, number of eligible students, and need. A number of individual donors and companies in the community have generously provided our students with scholarships. Students may request a Scholarship application packet from the Director upon enrollment. These scholarships require: 1) Acceptance to an Arc Educates program; 2) Completion of the Scholarship application packet; 3) Verification of U.S. residency; 4) Submission of the individual or family’s most recent completed tax return. Packets must be submitted to the Director at least two (2) weeks prior to the session start date.