The purpose of the ABE program is to provide basic skills instruction and critical thinking skills in reading, language, and math to students who score below the high school level. ABE coursework provides a foundation for success in GED preparation, higher education, and employment.

REQUIREMENTS

  • Testing with TABE in reading, language, and math (NRS Levels 1-4)
  • At least 16 years of age
  • Officially withdrawn from the K-12 educational system

HOURS

MTC CAMPUS:
Morning: 8:00 am – 10:00 am
10:15 am – 12:15 pm
Afternoon: 12:45 pm – 2:45 pm
Evening: 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
7:05 pm – 8:05 pm
8:10 pm – 9:10 pm

DUNNELLON:
Evening: 6 pm – 8 pm

COST

Application Fee: $20
(New Students Only)
Tuition: $47.25 (Per Semester)

TESTING REQUIREMENTS

PRE-TESTING:
Test of Adult Basic Education (TABE)
(NRS Levels 1-4)

POST-TESTING:
Students must post-test after
50 – 60 hours of instruction.

LOCATION

MTC Main Campus
Dunnellon

Online (*Must score at least NRS level 3 in reading to qualify)

WHAT YOU WILL LEARN

  • Foundational skills in reading, language, and math
  • Career and education planning
  • Digital literacy
  • Critical thinking skills

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STEPS TO ENROLLMENT

  1. COMPLETE YOUR APPLICATION
  2. BRING YOUR PHOTO ID OR PASSPORT AND SOCIAL SECURITY CARD, IF APPLICABLE
  3. PAY YOUR FEES
  4. TAKE THE TABE TEST
  5. ATTEND AN ORIENTATION

ADDITIONAL FORMS

New Student Application (PDF)
Under 18 Supplemental Information Form (PDF)
Returning Student Form (PDF)

CONTACT

MTC: (352) 671-7200
AGE Office: (352) 671-4133
Email