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High School Equivalency Assistance (formerly GED)

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Indiana Adult Education programs provide math, reading, and writing instruction free of charge to help you acquire the skills needed to earn your High School Equivalency Diploma, go to college, or enter an entry-level occupational certification program. You can even earn a High School Equivalency Diploma and an occupational certificate at the same time through our WorkINdiana program, allowing you to get back to work or switch careers quickly. Employers want individuals with experience and training. A High School Diploma or a High School Equivalency Diploma alone may not be enough to get the job you need. Take your skills to the next level with WorkINdiana. The WorkINdiana program allows you to earn your High School Equivalency or improve your literacy in an Adult Education classroom, and earn a career certificategiving you the boost you need to get the job you want. The certification programs available in Region 7 are related to the Advanced Manufacturing, Business Administration, Transportation and Logistics and Health Care industry sectors. Contact a nearby adult education program listed on this page and schedule an appointment to enroll today. While deciding on your future plans, explore your career interests and skills online free of charge at Indiana Career Explorer.

Email AdultEd@dwd.in.gov for all inquiries, including questions regarding the new Indiana High School Equivalency (formerly GED).


Region 7: Adult Education Programs

Region 7 serves Clay, Parke, Putnam, Sullivan, Vermillion and Vigo Counties

Clay County – Clay Community Schools Adult Education ABE/HSE/Literacy

LEAAP Center
Address: 501 E Jackson Street,
Brazil, IN 47834
Phone: (812) 446-2536
Hours Available: M-Th 8:30 AM-1:30 PM, 4:00 PM-6:00 PM

REIN Center
Address: 700 Main Street,
Clay City, IN 47841
Phone: (812) 446-2536 or (812) 580-2152
Hours Available: T & Th 9:00 AM-11:00 AM, 4:00 PM-6:00 PM

Website: http://www.clay.k12.in.us/cape/index/cfm

Putnam County – Area 30 Career Center ABE/HSE/Literacy

Area 30 Career Center
Address: 1 N Calbert Way, Suite A,
Greencastle, IN 46135
Phone: (765) 653-3515
Hours Available: M-F 7:30 AM-3:30 PM; Sat 9:00 AM-12:00 PM Tues-Wed-Thurs evening classes 3:30 PM-6:30 PM

Website: http://www.area30.k12.in.us

Sullivan County – Vincennes University ABE/HSE/Literacy

WorkOne Express
Address: 35 W Jackson Street,
Sullivan, IN 47882
Phone (812) 268-3358
Hours Available: M 9:00 AM-12:00 PM and 5:00 PM-8:00 PM; T 10:00 AM-1:00 PM; W 9:00 AM-12:00 PM

Website: http://vinu.edu/we/guest/adult-basic-education

Vigo County Adult Education ABE/HSE/Literacy

McLean High School
Address: 961 Lafayette Avenue,
Terre Haute, IN 47804
Phone: (812) 462-4070
Hours Available: Please call or visit website for full schedule of classes

Website: http://metadot.vigoco.k12.in.us/metadot/index.pl?id=4361

Wabash River Career & Technical Education (WRCTE) ABE/HSE/Literacy
Address: 615 E Strawberry Road,
Montezuma, IN 47862
Phone: (765) 245-2870 Hours Available: M-F 8:00 AM-5:00 PM

Website: http://www.pveti.k12.in.us/AdultEdSite/adultedindex.html

WRCTE offers High School Equivalency Classes at the following locations:

Parke County:

Rockville – Parke County Learning Center (Ivy Tech)
Address: 519 N Lincoln Rd (US 41 N)
Phone: (765) 569-1065
Hours Available: T & Th 11:30 AM-3:30 PM M-Th 5:00 PM-7:00 PM

Vermillion County:

Clinton Public Library
Address: 313 South 4th Street,
Clinton, IN 47842 Phone: (812) 236-1644
Hours Available: M, W & Th 12:30 PM-2:30 PM

Vermillion County WorkOne
Address: 306 South Main Street,
Clinton, IN 47842 Phone: (765) 832-3523
Hours Available: M-Th 5:00 PM-7:00 PM

Vermillion County Public Library
Address: 385 East Market Street,
Newport, IN 47966 Phone: (765) 492-3555
Hours Available: M & W 11:00 AM-3:00 PM

Adult Basic Education provides courses focused on reading, language, writing and math skills. These courses provide Hoosiers the opportunity to pursue a HSE Certificate of Achievement free of charge. Our goal is to help adults gain the skills needed to pursue their career goals.

ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE (ESL)

English as a Second Language classes are designed to provide English language instruction to non- English speaking adults. The courses provide information needed to understand and function in an English-speaking culture.

EL/CIVICS

This program helps individuals with limited English proficiency understand employment in Indiana. Instruction may include career choice, in-demand job opportunities, governmental and educational resources for employment and training.

ADULT SECONDARY CREDIT (ASC)

This program provides students who did not finish high school with the opportunity to return as adults and complete credits toward a regular high school diploma.