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Contact info:

Estela Tirado
Program Manager of Empowering Communities
[email protected]


¡HICA! is a community development and advocacy organization that champions economic equality, civic engagement, and social justice for Latino and immigrant families in Alabama.

¡HICA! envisions an Alabama in which everyone has full and equal participation in our state’s civic, cultural, social, and economic life. Hispanic and immigrant families are empowered to integrate, engage, and lead their communities to reach their families’ aspirations.

Hispanic Interest Coalition of Alabama Recommended Courses

Hispanic Interest Coalition of Alabama (¡HICA! ) and Saylor Academy have partnered to offer skill development opportunities to ¡HICA! students. Students can take any Saylor Academy course and earn fully digital, shareable certificates however ¡HICA! and Saylor Academy have recommended some courses to help you start on your journey.


There is no limit to the number of courses you can complete. ¡HICA! and Saylor Academy have recommended the following courses to help you to get started.

Also, ¡HICA! students can share certificates to potential employers, schools or other contacts on sites like LinkedIn or other professional portfolios. To learn more about sharing certificates, please click here.

Business Management
BUS305: Small Business Management
BUS101: Introduction to Business
BUS103: Introduction to Financial Accounting
BUS105: Managerial Accounting
BUS203: Principles of Marketing
BUS401: Management Leadership
BUS402: Project Management
ENGL001: English Composition I
ENGL002: English Composition II
ENGL000: Pre-College English
English as a Second Language
ESL001: Elementary English as a Second Language
ESL002: Intermediate English as a Second Language
ESL003: Upper-Intermediate English as a Second Language
ESL004: Advanced English as a Second Language
Political Science
POLSC232: American Government
RWM101: Foundations of Real World Math
RWM102: Algebra
RWM103: Geometry
MA121: Introduction to Statistics
MA001: College Algebra
Professional Development
CUST105: Customer Service
PRDV002: Professional Writing
PRDV004: Spreadsheets
PRDV005: Time and Stress Management
PRDV102: Resume Writing
PRDV103: Interviewing Skills
PRDV003: Word Processing
PRDV221: Introduction to Management
PRDV228: Decision-Making