I need credit card advice?

I'm 19 and my mom advised me to get a credit card since I need to pay for community college out of pocket this semester and I also need to build my credit. However since I'm new to credit,my credit core is 495( bad credit). "bad credit" but I've gotten rejected on all of them. Can I get some... show more I'm 19 and my mom advised me to get a credit card since I need to pay for community college out of pocket this semester and I also need to build my credit. However since I'm new to credit,my credit core is 495( bad credit). "bad credit" but I've gotten rejected on all of them. Can I get some advice on what I should do? I'm getting desperate.
Update: Also I need to add I need a card that doesn't want me to pay 200-3000 upfront
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