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Adult Basic Education

At Fox Valley Technical College, we’re here to support and guide you in achieving your goal of earning a high school credential of either a GED or HSED. With our Adult Basic Education (ABE) program, you’ll get the help you need to build your reading, writing, math, science, social science and study skills.

ABE is personal and flexible, with a variety of class options to meet your needs. Choose from lab, online and classroom settings with day and evening hours. The flexible teaching allows you to start anytime and complete when you've met your goals.

Reasons to Get a High School Credential

  • Better paying job opportunities
  • Possible promotion in your current job
  • Improved job security
  • Opportunity for additional training to earn a technical diploma or degree
  • Greater self-worth – feeling really good about yourself

"When a class or program ended, I would meet with my counselor to discuss next steps. She is right there with me guiding me and giving me options. At FVTC, you’re never alone."

Andrene B. | FVTC Student

"A big change in my life caused me to realize that I was not satisfied with my career. I now have my HSED and am pursuing two FVTC degrees."

Pat R. | FVTC Student

"The Adult Basic Education Program gave me the confidence to believe in myself. I’ve achieved my career goal of working with children."

Christine D. | FVTC Alumna



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