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Nevada Adult Education

Serves thousands of students annually through public adult high schools, colleges, libraries, community and faith-based organizations, and correctional institutions.

Adult High School Programs

Public school districts in Nevada provide adult students with an opportunity to earn an Adult Standard Diploma.  Adult High School Programs also provide instruction to help adults pass the Nevada Proficiency Tests and the GED tests. Most programs also offer English as as Second Language instruction.

GED Test Preparation

The tests of General Educational Development (GED Tests) are designed to measure the major and lasting academic outcomes students normally acquired by completing a typical high school program of study. Nevada Adult Education provides numerous opportunities for adult students to study for the tests of GED. Click here for more information...

English as a Second Language Programs (ESL)

English as a Second Language classes are offered by most of Nevada's adult education providers. Classes are usually free. Some programs may also offer classes in citizenship and civic participation.

Adult Basic Education Programs (ABE)

Providing adult basic education and literacy services in order to assist adults to become literate and obtain the knowledge and skills necessary for employment and self-sufficiency.

Statewide Leadership Programs

Nevada provides numerous leadership and initiative programs of statewide importance.

Michael J. Raponi, Director
755 N. Roop St., Ste 201
Carson City, NV 89701
(775) 687-7283

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Carson City Main (MAP)
700 E. Fifth Street
Carson City, NV 89701
Phone: (775) 687-9200  
Fax: (775) 687-9101

Carson City Satellite (MAP)
755 N. Roop Street, Suite 201
Carson City, NV 89701
Phone: (775) 687-7300
Fax: (775) 687-8636

Las Vegas  (MAP)
9890 South Maryland Parkway,
Suite 221
Las Vegas, Nevada 89183
Phone: (702) 486-6458 (8am-5pm)
Fax: (702) 486-6450

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