Adult Education

Adult Education

Adult education offers classes, programs and services to assist with improving basic skills, preparing for a high school equivalency credential and developing English skills. 

Our adult education classes help people develop English skills or prepare to take the official test to earn their high school equivalency (GED) as an alternative to a high school diploma. These classes are free, noncredit classes for people 16 years of age and up. 

Contact Information

Mari Vesey
Administrative Assistant
815-825-9420
mvesey@kish.edu

Jaime Schrader
Director of Adult Education & Perkins Support
815-825-9408
jschrader1@kish.edu

High School Equivalency preparation classes prepare you for the high school equivalency tests.

English as a Second Language (ESL) classes strengthen English reading, writing, and listening skills for employment, college, and student success.

Workforce Transitions serves adults, dislocated workers, and youth by offering career & training services through funding provided by the Workforce Innovation & Opportunity Act (WIOA).

Adult Transitions is here to assist students who are new to college or returning to college after a long absence.

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