Adult Education

GTCC can help you learn to read, improve math skills, finish a high school diploma, earn a GED Diploma, improve English skills, develop computer skills and prepare for college.

Prior to enrollment in the program all students must attend an orientation class. For more information regarding orientation days and times please contact the Adult Education offices at (336) 334-4822, ext. 53107 (GSO) and (336) 454-1126, ext. 55087 (HP).

Registration for all Adult Education classes, must be completed at:


Greensboro Campus
Adult Education Center
3505 E. Wendover Ave
- or -
High Point Campus
901 S. Main Street

All classes are FREE.
That's right. FREE.
Registration for all Adult
Education classes

Adult High School (AHS)
Adult Basic Education (ABE)
General Educational Development (GED)
Compensatory Education (CED)
English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)

Adult High School (AHS)

This program is for adults 18 and older who want to earn a high school diploma. Courses are taught in a lab setting. Students must provide an official transcript from the last school attended, maintain strict attendance, and complete 24 credit-bearing courses to receive a diploma.

Adult Basic Education (ABE)

The ABE program helps adults improve basic reading, math and writing skills. You may enroll at any time during the semester. *Students with intellectual disabilities (Compensatory Education students) are served in the ABE program, dependent upon their assessment scores.

Greensboro AIM (CED) Enrollment*

Call Brenda Robinson at (336) 334-4822, ext. 53084.
On-campus: Adult Education Center, 3505 E. Wendover Ave, Room 140.

Greensboro Off-Campus Locations:

  • Howell Center -1508 Gatewood Ave.
  • Alberta Professional Services - 3107 #A Elm-Eugene St.
  • Lifespan Guilford - 908 McClellan Pl.
  • AbleCare - 305 Westgate Dr.
  • The Shoppe - 500 Spring Garden St.
  • True Blessings Care - 2902 E. Market St.
  • WesCare - 2704 Church St.
  • Edward Douglas Center - 108 Winola Dr.
  • Adult Day & Respite Care - 52212 W. Market Street

High Point AIM (CED) Enrollment*

Call Karen Shaw (336)454-1126 ext. 55010.
On Campus: 901 S. Main St., H1 Office# 129

High Point Off-Campus Locations:

RHA Health Services - 1701 Westchester Dr. Suite
940, High Point, NC

High School Equivalency (HSE)

This self-paced, flexible program prepares adults age 18 and older to earn a GED Diploma, accepted as a high school equivalency by most employers and college admissions offices. Students must pass 4 subject tests: Reasoning through Language Arts, Social Studies, Science, and Math.

The Official GED Exam is also offered in Spanish. *GED preparation courses are also available online at both campus locations.

Greensboro AHS/HSE & ABE Campus Contacts

Anthony Banks (AHS/HSE)
(336) 334-4822 ext. 53081
Adult Education Center, 3505 E. Wendover Avenue
Room 137

Krystal Gossett (ABE)
(336) 334-4822, ext. 53049
Adult Education Center, 3505 E. Wendover Avenue,
Room 138

Registration GTCC-Greensboro Campus
Adult Education Center, 3505 E. Wendover Ave.

Registration: Tuesdays 9a-10:30a; 5p-6:30p
Orientation: Monday - Thursday 9a-12:30p; 5:30p-9p

You must start the Orientation Process on Monday. Please arrive on time.

GSO ABE/ASE/HSE Off-Campus Locations:

  • Interactive Resource Center - 407 E. Washington St.
  • Foust Elementary School - 2610 Floyd St.
  • Goodwill - 1235 S. Elm-Eugene St.
  • CareLink Solutions - 1214 Grove Street
  • Grace United Methodist Church - 438 W Friendly Ave
  • New Hope Baptist Church - 306 S. English Street
  • New Zion Missionary Baptist Church - 1310 Martin
  • Luther King Drive
  • Step Up Greensboro - 707 Green Street
  • Wiley Elementary School - 600 W Terrell St
  • One Step Further - 623 Eugene Ct

High Point AHS/HSE/ABE Campus Contacts:

Sybil Newman (AHS/HSE & ABE)
(336) 334-4822 ext. 55072
901 S. Main St., H3 Office# 124

Registration GTCC-High Point Campus

On campus: 901 S. Main Street
901 S. Main St., H3 Office# 124
Thursdays, 9a-11a; 5p-7p

Monday - Thursday, 8:30a-12p; 5:30p-9p

You must start the orientation process on a Monday. Please arrive on time.

HP ABE/HSE Off-Campus Locations:

  • Macedonia Family Resource Center - 401 Lake Ave., High Point, NC
  • Home and Community Development - 201 Fourth St., High Point, NC
  • Williams Memorial CME Church - 3400 Triangle Lake Rd., High Point, NC
  • Open Door Ministry - 400 N. Centennial St., High Point, NC
  • Ward Street Mission 1619 Ward Avenue, High Point


Adult Education - High Point Campus - On-Line Student Satisfaction Survey. CLICK HERE

Adult Education - Greensboro Campus - On-Line Student Satisfaction Survey. CLICK HERE

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Last update 08/26/2015