Texas Public Education Grant


  • Microsoft Office 2016 / Digital Literacy
  • Microsoft Office Specialist
  • Computerized Patient Management


  • Certified Nurse Aide
  • Medical Office
  • EKG Technician


  • Accounting Specialist
  • Payroll Specialist
  • Bank Teller



The CPD TPEG program puts the adult learner on a fast track to entry-level employment. Please refer to the general TPEG flyer.


For TPEG information, contact:

Email: CommunityEducation@sjcd.edu

Phone: 281-478-3636


Basic Eligibility

  • Demonstrated Financial Need
  • Minimum age of 18
  • Not be in default of student loan or have prior balance due to college


Please note that individual training programs may require specific prerequisites such as: High School diploma/GED, negative TB screening, and/or a background check.



For those who qualify, TPEG will provide financial assistance in the form of need-based scholarships. A limited number of scholarships are awarded on a first-come, first-serve basis during the fall and spring semesters only.


For most programs, the grant covers the entire cost of tuition (course cost). Students may be responsible for purchasing books and/or supplies.


Available during Fall and Spring Semesters

To request an application, please call 281.478.3636 or send an email to CommunityEducation@sjcd.edu. You can also pick up a packet by visiting the CPD Registration Office at the Central, North or South campus.


To apply, you will need to gather the required documentation and forms:

  1. Official IRS 2016 Tax Return Transcript  (issued by the  IRS office)
  2. Official IRS 2016 Wage and Income Transcript (issued by the IRS office) OR Copies of your 2016 W2s
  3. How to Order an IRS Tax Return Transcript
  4. Download and print the Texas Application for State Financial Aid  (TASFA) 2018 -2019 Application