Adult Basic Education programs are designed to provide opportunities to adults who have not completed high school and who desire to increase their educational attainment for entry or advancement in the workforce or for additional educational opportunities. Often referred to as GED prep classes, basic skills are presented in a manner to enhance successful completion of the GED test.
Enrollment for Adult Education/GED prep classes are held through a registration process that is held on each campus prior to every 8-week class session. The registration dates for the 2014-15 program year are as follows:
|First Fall Session|
|Simpson Center||July 7, 2014 at 5:00 p.m. in the Multi-purpose Room|
|Wesson Campus||July 8, 2014 at 5:00 p.m. in Smith Hall|
|Natchez Campus||July 14, 2014 at 9:00 a.m. in the Vo-Tech Multi-purpose Room|
|Second Fall Session|
|Simpson Center||September 15, 2014 at 5:00 p.m. in the Multi-purpose Room|
|Wesson Campus||September 16, 2014 at 5:00 in Smith Hall|
|Natchez Campus||September 15, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. in room 319|
|First Spring Session|
|Simpson Center||December 1, 2014 at 5:00 p.m. in the Multi-purpose Room|
|Wesson Campus||December 2, 2014 at 5:00 p.m. in Smith Hall|
|Natchez Campus||January 8, 2014 at 9:00 a.m. in the Vo-Tech Multi-purpose Room|
|Second Spring Session|
|Simpson Center||March 2, 2015 at 5:00 p.m. in the Multi-purpose Room|
|Wesson Campus||March 3, 2015 at 5:00 p.m. in Smith Hall|
|Natchez Campus||March 16, 2015 at 2:00 p.m. in room 319|
Please check with the campus of your choice to obtain the most current information.
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Combine your basic education with skills training to get farther faster. Highly motivated students, who will attend classes on the Wesson campus, should contact Susie Patrick at 601.643.8260 for additional information.
The Adult Education Department at Copiah-Lincoln Community College will be the primary vehicle for educating and providing credentials to those who did not complete high school or need additional skills in the English language. High quality services will be offered throughout the community to meet the needs of all segments of the educationally and/or economically disadvantaged adult population. In meeting these community needs, the department will provide customer-driven learning opportunities in a format that promotes the best possible access to services.
The mission of the Adult Basic Education Department at Copiah-Lincoln Community College is to provide high-quality, convenient learning and personal achievement opportunities throughout the college district for adults who did not complete high school or who need additional upgrading of the basic skills necessary to function in society. The ultimate goal is to help learners reach their maximum potential through any of the following avenues:
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Official transcripts that are required for employment or educational opportunities outside of Copiah-Lincoln Community College must be requested through the Mississippi Community College Board.
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