posted on November 1, 2013 at 9:16 AM
Adult Learning Spotlight—Kirkwood Community College
Kirkwood Community College offers Adult Education and Literacy programming to students in the Kirkwood Service Area. No student in the Kirkwood Service area is more than thirty minutes away from Adult Education opportunities.
Beginning January 2, 2014, Iowa will begin to offer the HiSET® assessment for high school equivalency, replacing the...
posted on January 20, 2013 at 12:00 AM
Northeast Iowa Community College (NICC) offers Adult Literacy services in 14 different towns in the eight counties closest to Iowa’s Minnesota and Wisconsin borders: Allamakee, Chickasaw, Clayton, Delaware, Dubuque, Fayette, Howard, and Winneshiek. Students may register when they first come to class and can study at an individualized pace with qualified instructors. Assessments given to all students at enrollment, and...
posted on January 17, 2013 at 12:00 AM
Indian Hills Community College (IHCC) provides services in the following counties: Monroe, Mahaska, Keokuk, Wapello, Jefferson, Lucas, Davis, Van Buren, and Appanoose. For more information about IHCC’s Adult Literacy classes call 641-683-5181 or log onto the website at www.indianhills.edu
Adult Basic Education (ABE) IHCC offers classes for adults who are interested in basic skill improvement which includes job-related...
posted on August 1, 2012 at 12:00 AM
Kirkwood Community College has developed two new programs that focus on meeting the ever-changing needs of adult learners. The GED Academy is an 8 week series of courses designed to assist students in earning a GED Diploma. Classes focus on developing skills necessary to pass the GED official tests, with special emphasis placed on math and writing. Students also receive instruction in career preparation to assist them with future steps after...
posted on May 1, 2012 at 12:00 AM
Lifelong learning is essential in today’s changing world, and Iowa Valley Community College District (IVCCD) is dedicated to helping individuals achieve their personal and professional goals. Whether students need to refresh math skills or obtain their GED, IVCCD offers courses to help in Tama, Grinnell, Marshalltown and Iowa Falls. English as a Second Language is also available in several communities to assist in reducing language...
posted on January 31, 2012 at 12:00 AM
Iowa Lakes Community College provides educational services on five campuses covering five counties; Algona in Kossuth, Emmetsburg in Palo Alto, Estherville in Emmet, Spencer in Clay, and Spirit Lake located in Dickinson county.
Not only does each of these campuses offer traditional undergraduate and technical training opportunities, they also offer services that allow students to achieve their GED, or General Education Development,...
posted on January 1, 2012 at 12:00 AM
The North Iowa Area Community College service area encompasses all of Cerro Gordo, Floyd, Franklin, Hancock, Mitchell, Winnebago, and Worth counties and parts of Butler, Wright, Kossuth, and Chickasaw counties.
Adult Literacy helps eligible adults change their lives, learn to better read and communicate, complete secondary school education, improve their reading, writing, math and problem-solving skills, and learn the basic skills needed to be...
posted on October 24, 2011 at 10:09 AM
Indian Hills Community College provides services in the following counties: Monroe, Mahaska, Keokuk, Wapello, Jefferson, Lucas, Davis, Van Buren, and Appanoose. For more information about IHCC’s Adult Literacy classes call 641-683-5181 or log onto the website at www.indianhills.edu
Adult Basic Education (ABE) IHCC offers classes for adults who are interested in basic skill improvement including job-related and life coping skills,...
posted on September 10, 2011 at 12:00 AM
Southwestern Community College (SWCC) serves all or part of thirteen counties including Adair, Adams, Clarke, Decatur, Lucas, Madison, Montgomery, Page, Pottawattamie, Ringgold, Taylor, Union and Wayne. SWCC’s main campus is located in Creston with satellite campuses in Osceola and Red Oak. SWCC’s Adult Literacy classes are available throughout the counties we serve. Call 641-782-1497 or 1-800-247-4023, ext. 497 or log onto the...
posted on September 9, 2011 at 10:23 AM
Whether it is for a personal or career-oriented reason, Iowa Western’s Adult Literacy program can help. Iowa Western serves a seven county area, which includes the cities of Council Bluffs, Atlantic, Harlan, Missouri Valley, Shenandoah and Clarinda. Available services include GED preparation and testing, online GED instruction, basic skills instruction, college transition classes and English language instruction for students with limited...
posted on August 1, 2011 at 2:44 PM
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posted on July 6, 2011 at 12:00 AM
Iowa's largest community college, DMACC's main campus is located in Ankeny with other campuses in Boone, Carroll, Newton, Des Moines and West Des Moines. In an ongoing effort to bring the classroom to the student, DMACC also has several smaller locations in Des Moines proper as well as classrooms in Ames, Indianola, Knoxville and Perry. Classes are offered five days a week in the morning, afternoon and evening. You can find a class schedule,...
posted on April 1, 2011 at 12:00 AM
The Metro Center is located in downtown Waterloo at 844 W. 4th Street. The Metro Center's urban location brings services to the heart of the community. Outlying sites for ABE/GED are located at Hawkeye's satellite centers in Cedar Falls, Waverly and Independence. Additional information can be found at http://www.hawkeyecollege.edu/business-and-community/extension-programs/default.aspx or by calling the Metro Center at 319-234-5745.
posted on March 1, 2011 at 12:00 AM
Iowa Valley Continuing Education (IVCE) is located on the main campus in Marshalltown with other campuses located in Iowa Falls and Grinnell. Classes are also held in Eldora and Tama/Toledo. Additional information can be found at www.iavalley.edu/ivce or by calling the Adult Literacy Coordinator at 1-800-284-4823, extension 5780.Iowa Valley's Education & Training Center (IVETC) brings the services of Iowa Valley Continuing Education...
posted on January 31, 2011 at 12:00 AM
The main campus for Iowa Central Community College (ICCC) is in Fort Dodge with other campuses located in Webster City and Storm Lake. ICCC serves Buena Vista, Sac, Pocahontas, Calhoun, Green, Humboldt, Webster, Hamilton, and Wright counties. Additional information can be found at http://www.iowacentral.edu/adult_literacy/index.asp or by calling the Adult Literacy Coordinator at 1-800-362-2793 #1959 or 515-574-1959.