Adult Education

Adult Education Picture

Adult Education Class Registration

September 19 and 21, 2023 at 5 p.m.

*You must attend both nights of registration to be admitted into classes*

Natchez Campus is not accepting students at this time

Wesson Campus: Dow Young Building, 601-643-8655

Simpson Campus: Career-Tech Building, Room 100, 601-849-0155

Due to limited space, students are asked to report alone. Students age 16 or 17 must be accompanied by one parent/guardian. The session will take approximately three hours and will include an explanation of program requirements, completion of intake forms, and educational assessments. Submission of a completed Intake Assessment Form will reserve your seat.

Classes will begin on October 2, 2023 with the following options:

Monday-Thursday, 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Tuesday & Thursday, 5:00-8:00 p.m.

To request information about our next registration or to get an enrollment form, click here.

What is Adult Education?

Adult Education programs are for adults who have not yet completed high school. Here is your opportunity to increase your education, whether you want to enter employment or get a promotion that is currently out of reach. Often called "GED Prep" classes, high school education and employment skills are presented in a relaxed atmosphere by teachers who want you to succeed. All Adult Education classes are FREE. Learn more about the programs we offer, and the qualifications, below:

High School Equivalency (HSE)/GED Prep Class

  • Students, at least 18 years old*, without a high school diploma & not currently enrolled in school
  • Instructors provide assistance to increase educational knowledge in order to pass the HSE test
  • A minimum of 45 instructional hours is required
  • The goal is attainment of a HSE diploma & an employability credential (Smart Start & NCRC)

Smart Start Class

  • Students, at least 18 years old*, with a desire to become successfully employed or enhance their resume
  • Instruction provides employability skills to enhance success in the workplace
  • Available completely online with proctored site requirements
  • The goal is attainment of a Smart Start Credential, inclusive of an NCRC
*Students under the age of 18 must make prior contact with the Data Manager/Assessment Specialist, Danielle White at 601.643.8655.

When & Where Can I Enroll?

Group registrations are scheduled for the following dates from 5-8 p.m.:

September 19, 2023

September 21, 2023

Registration between these dates can be requested by submitting a completed Intake Assessment Form. That form can be downloaded here, requested to be mailed to you, or picked up at the local Adult Education Office. 

Completed forms can be returned via email to, mailed to Copiah-Lincoln Community College Adult Education, P.O. Box 649; Wesson, MS 39191; or dropped off at the local Adult Education Office. 

Upon receipt of the completed form, we will contact you to schedule an appointment.

For additional information and/or questions, contact us at the Office of Adult Education:
Wesson Campus        601.643.8655