Math Classes Begin Oct. 17, 2018

...and meet every Monday and Wednesday after that.

  • 9 - 11:50 a.m. (morning class)
  • 6 - 8:50 p.m. (evening class)

Aurora Downtown Campus - Room 457
(630) 801-7900, ext. 4600

General Classes Begin Oct. 18, 2018

...and meet every Tuesday and Thursday after that.

  • 9 - 11:50 a.m. or 12:30 p.m. (morning class)
  • 6 - 8:50 p.m. or 9:30 p.m. (evening class)

Aurora Downtown Campus - Room 457
(630) 801-7900, ext. 4600

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Adult Basic Education (ABE)

Adult Basic Education classes offer instruction in math, vocabulary, reading comprehension and writing skills. These skills are needed for success in the workplace, the community and for education. Adults, 16 years of age and older who meet certain requirements, are eligible to enroll. In addition to excellent instructors, many classes also have literacy volunteers who work one-on-one with students. Classes are offered at all four college campus locations, as well as other locations in the community. The flexible schedule includes morning, afternoon, evening and weekend classes.

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Adult Secondary Education (ASE)

Preparation classes for the General Educational Development (GED®) exam or other accepted High School Equivalency (HSE) exams are available for adults, 16 years of age and older, who have not graduated from high school. These classes prepare students to take and pass all four tests for the GED® credential. Successful students will receive a high school equivalency diploma. Classes are offered at the Aurora Downtown Campus, as well as other locations in the community. The flexible schedule includes morning, afternoon, evening and weekend classes.

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Spanish GED® Exam Preparation

Preparation classes for the General Educational Development (GED®) Exam are offered in Spanish, and the tests can be taken in Spanish. Bilingual instructors teach these classes at the Aurora Downtown Campus and other locations in the community. An assessment test is required before beginning the classes. Visit the Adult Education office at the Aurora Downtown Campus, Room 457, for a testing appointment.

Important Information

Getting Started

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To enroll in adult education classes in English, your first step is to attend one of our Information Sessions, offered six times each month. Appointments are not required; choose the day and time that's most convenient for you.

GED® Credential Examinations

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To be eligible to take the official General Educational Development (GED®) certification exams, a candidate must register with Pearson-VUE directly at www.GED.com or (877) 392-6433. Candidates may choose to take their exams at Waubonsee's Center for Learning Assessment at the Aurora Downtown Campus.

Graduation

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Each spring, Waubonsee Community College hosts a graduation ceremony for all students who have earned their GED® credential for that year. Visit or call the Adult Education office at the Aurora Downtown Campus, Room 457, for more information.

Contact

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Adult Education
Aurora Downtown Campus, Room 457
(630) 801-7900, ext. 4600