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Hey there, students!

Let us help you learn about the McDonald's tuition assistance program.

  • McDonald’s eligible crew members who work a minimum of 15 hours per week for more than 90 days - have $2,500 available per year in tuition assistance.
  • Eligible McDonald’s managers have $3,000 available per year in tuition assistance.

To learn about this program, visit your local McDonald’s or www.ArchwaysToOpportunity.com.

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  • Get a certificate in a year or less, or a degree in just two years to prepare you for in-demand careers right here in Indiana.
     
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  • Credits that transfer from Ivy Tech to four-year institutions throughout Indiana and beyond.
     
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Who's Eligible?

McDonald’s employees at any McDonald’s Restaurant are eligible after 90 days and a minimum of 15 hours of work per week.

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Degree Credit Crosswalk

If as McDonald's employee you have done local training you might be able to apply each of those McDonald's trainings to multiple degree or certification paths.  More information including a detailed credit crosswalk will be posted soon.

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