ABE Learner Eligibility

Adult Basic Education means services or instruction below the post-secondary level for individuals:

Who are at least 17  years old; and      

Who are not enrolled or required to be enrolled in high school under State law; and

Who qualify under one or more of the following conditions:  

1.  Lack basic educational skills that enable the individuals to function effectively in society;   or 

2.  Do not have a high school diploma or a GED; or   

3.  Are unable to speak, read, or write the English language

ESL = English as a second language or English Language Classes