Adult Education Classes Available Through Summer

May 19, 2020 |

The East Central College Adult Education and Literacy (AEL) program is continuing to operate over the summer months.

AEL is registering students for High School Equivalency Test (HiSET) preparation and English language classes in multiple locations throughout the region.

The AEL program is free to everyone and there are both morning and evening classes available.

In addition to the HiSET prep and English language classes, AEL offers basic computer training, literacy tutoring and life-skills instruction.

All classes require an orientation during which class requirements will be discussed and testing assessments will be completed.

To register for orientation, send an email to or fill out the form at

AEL offers college and career readiness classes during the day in Sullivan, Union, Rolla and Washington. Evening classes are available in Franklin, Crawford, Gasconade, Montgomery and Phelps counties.

The English language classes, which provide students with reading, writing, listening and speaking skills, are available during the day in Union, Rolla and Washington. Evening classes are held in Union and Rolla.

To find the locations of classes, visit

For more information about AEL, call 636-584-6533 or 844-ECC-4AEL (844-322-4235), or email