Adult Education

Adult Education Community Programming and Outreach (AECPO) is dedicated to building a strong future by providing community-based programs, activities, and services.

Upcoming Classes

English Language Acquisition Program (formerly called ESL)
The Morton College Adult Education Department offers FREE English Language Acquisition (ELA) courses to students whose native language is not English to help them improve their speaking, listening, writing and reading skills.

High School Equivalency Certificate (HSEC)

HSEC classes help students prepare for the GED, TASC and HiSet exam test subjects – mathematics, science, social studies, arts/literature and writing skills. The cost is a minimal fee of $3.00 per credit hour. For more information, download the ABE/HSEC Brochure (PDF).

English Language Acquisition (ELA)

The English Language Acquisition program assists individuals who need to improve their English skills for academic, professional, or personal purposes. For more information, download the ELA Brochure in English (PDF) or the descargar ELA Brochure en Español (PDF).

Project CARE (Community Adult Reading Experience)

Project CARE is Morton College’s volunteer adult literacy program, which uses trained volunteer tutors to teach adult students seeking assistance with reading and writing,and/or adults require English Language Acquisition. For more information, download the Project CARE brochure (PDF).

Bridge to Healthcare Careers

The Bridge to Healthcare Careers Program introduces students to careers in the field of health care while improving their academic skills in preparation for taking the HSEC Tests (if required) and enroll in Morton College's Healthcare Career Certificate Programs.