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Adult Education

Do you want . . .

. . . A High School Diploma?

In this Website
You can find out about completing your high school education and earning your diploma by way of the accredited High School Credit Based Diploma Program (HSCDP).


You can find out about the General Educational Development (GED) High School Equivalency Exam. Learn how to prepare for it and when and where to take the exam.


You can find out about a new educational opportunity in obtaining your high school diploma, the National External Diploma Program (NEDP) offered by our educational partner, the Mercy Learning Center.

. . . To Learn or Improve Your English?
You can prepare for United States Citizenship, understand American culture and history, improve your chances for finding a job, and function better in an English-speaking country by enrolling in our English as a Second Language (ESL) classes.

. . . To Improve Your Basic Skills?
With the Adult Basic Education (ABE) program, we can determine your Reading and Language levels and plan an appropriate program to improve your skills. We can also test your math and reading skills and design a course of studies for improvement in these areas.

General Educational Development (GED), English as a Second Language (ESL), and Adult Basic Education (ABE) classes are held in multiple locations and at various times of the day and evening.

*No Charge for materials for mandated courses.
Bridgeport Adult Education is in compliance with Connecticut General Statutes Sec.10-73a and does not charge fees for registration, textbooks or materials used in mandated program areas.