Adult Basic Education

What is ABE?

Adult Basic Education is a program of instruction designed for adults who need to improve their reading, writing, speaking, problem solving or computation skills in order to function more effectively in society, on a job, or in the family. 

What is taught?

Instruction in ABE includes reading, writing, arithmetic, and everyday life skills.

Who is eligible?

Adults 18 and over (or sixteen- and seventeen-year olds with the proper release forms from the public school and parents) may enroll.

How long does it take to complete?

Each individual works at his/her own speed depending on demonstrated skills upon entering the program. There is no specific time limit for completion.

What does it cost?


Course Day Time Location
Learning Lab M -TH *8:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m. Room A-118

* Flexible class hours


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On-campus classes

Off-campus classes