Valencia College has partnered with YouthBuild USA to educate and empower students by building a sustainable pathway to a better career through GED programs. YouthBuild programs develop ethical young leaders to take responsibility for their career, families, and communities.

  • Earn cash incentives for taking the next steps towards a better future.
  • Earn industry-recognized credentials and gain the experience to start working in a specialized career.
  • Gain hands-on experience building a home for a family in need while finishing your GED classes.

Contact for any questions regarding enrollment.


At YouthBuild programs in the United States and across the globe, low-income young people learn construction skills to help build affordable housing and other community assets such as community centers and schools.

Enrollment Dates
Date Time Session County
Tuesday, August 13, 2024 10:00am Orientation Session #1 Osceola
Tuesday, August 20, 2024 10:00am Orientation Session #2 Osceola
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Attend an information session to learn about the eligibility requirements, application steps, and academic success strategies.

Benefits of the YouthBuild Program

  • Obtain GED/High School Diploma
  • Earn an industry recognized credential
  • Paid internships and hands-on work experiences
  • Career skills and resume writing workshops
  • Earn cash incentives
  • Leadership development
  • Volunteer opportunities
  • Scholarships available for additional education programs
  • Additional wraparound support