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TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) -

Pima Community College is getting a boost with more than $65,000 in grant money from the city of Tucson to help students improve their skills and get better jobs.

The money will go to PCC's "Bridge to College and Career" program.

Students who go through it improve their reading, writing and math abilities and get help transferring to a bigger college. Overall, PCC's adult education program is the second largest program in the state, helping nearly 6,000 students every year.

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