Adult Education provides an opportunity for mature students to achieve education levels equivalent to those of high-school graduates. The educational goals of Adult Learners include achieving a personal dream, learning to read, getting a better job, gaining access to post-secondary training, setting a good example for their children, and gaining citizenship.
While Adult Learners average 30 years of age, each student must be more than 16 years old, with education competencies below the level of high-school graduates. Detailed eligibility requirements differ by program type.
Adult Education instruction is tailored to meet the needs of the Adult Learner, including: