These classes help to develop the skills required to pass the General Educational Development tests. Adults who have not finished high school may take advantage of this program.
It is never too late to learn the basics. South Suburban College's Adult Basic Education program helps men and women whose skill levels are below the eighth grade level.
Illinois residents are also required to satisfactorily pass an examination on American patriotism and the principles of representative government as found in the American Declaration of Independence, the Constitution of the United States of America, and the Constitution of the State of Illinois, as well as on the proper use and display of the American Flag. A Constitution Study Guide is available online from SSC as well as Southwestern Illinois College.
The South Suburban College Adult Education program is an equal opportunity educator and employer. Priority registration is given to continuing students who are making progress in their studies. Waiting lists will be taken as classes hsave a maximum number of students who can be served.
Indiana residents can not participate in this program.
Adult Education Directory
All Students will take a Placement Test at the Time of Registration
SSC Adult Education Center
Oak Forest ABE/ASE/HSE Program
If you have any questions, contact the Department of Adult Education at (708) 596-2000 ext. 2385 or ext. 2240 or stop by Room 4455 on the South Suburban College main campus.
The South Suburban College Adult Education program is an equal opportunity educator and employer.
To request accommodations, allow three weeks. Please contact:
South Suburban College
15800 S. State Street
South Holland, Illinois 60473
(708) 596-2000 ext. 2691
Information provided will be kept confidential in accordance with the Family Education Rights and Privacy Act of 1974 (Public Law 93-380).
For the purpose of compliance with Section 511 of Public Law 101-166 (the Stevens Amendment). Federal funds of $306,398 provide approximately 36% of the support of these programs.
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