Adult Education

The Adult Education is a nonprofit program to assist individuals who have discontinued public education public education enrollment or whose high school class has graduated but did not have a high school diploma. Adults who need to improve academic skills for work or college enrollment as well as gain basic job skills for employment purposes are also eligible to enroll. Today most jobs and postsecondary education programs require a high school diploma or equivalent to enroll. Classes are offered FREE OF CHARGE on the Wallace State campus and at affiliated sites throughout Cullman, Blount, Morgan, and Winston counties.

Wallace State offers these Adult Education classes both in class and online:

  • College Prep
  • Career Readiness
  • WorkKeys Prep & Testing
  • GED Prep

Quality of Instruction
The Wallace State Adult Education program uses up-to-date, high quality, and high tech study materials. Labs are equipped with state-of-the-art computers and learning software to help students achieve goals. The instructors are experienced professionals dedicated to helping students succeed. 

Free Materials
All classes and materials are free. The program is funded through federal, state, and local grants and operates under the guidelines of the Alabama Department of Postsecondary Education/Adult Education Division and the Office of Vocational and Adult Education. Therefore, materials, classroom supplies, and instructors are provided to students at no cost. 

Class Times and Locations
Classes are offered day and evening on campus at WSCC and off campus at work sites, career centers, churches, public service agencies, correctional facilities, and rehabilitation centers throughout Cullman, Blount, southeaster Morgan, and Winston counties. 

Registration
Students must be at least 17 years old and not enrolled in a K-12 program to register with the Adult Education Program. This program offers open enrollment throughout the year. Orientation is offered several times throughout each week, and required to start the program. 

Get started today! Call 256-352-8078 or toll free 1-866-350-9722 ext. 8078 to sign up for an orientation center and classes near you.