Adult Education

Adult Education at Florida State College at Jacksonville includes a range of instructional programs that help adults get the basic skills they need to be productive workers, family members and citizens.

The major program areas are Adult High School, GED® Preparation: High School Equivalency, Adult Basic Education (ABE) and English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL). These programs emphasize basic skills such as reading, writing, math and English language competency. Adult education programs also help adult learners gain the college and career readiness skills needed to enter and succeed in the workforce and/or postsecondary education.

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English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)

ESOL prepares students to transition into other College programs and enables them to pursue economic success and assimilate as active citizens.

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Adult Basic Education

Adult Basic Education involves non-credit courses designed to develop literacy skills necessary for successful workers, citizens, and family members.

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Adult High School

FSCJ’s Adult High School program provides the opportunity for individuals, ages 18 years and older, to earn a high school diploma.

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GED® Preparation

FSCJ helps prepare adults of any age to take the GED® test and obtain a high school equivalency diploma.

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Career Connect Grant

See how Career Connect may help you in completing your high school diploma, GED® or obtaining a career certification.

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Tuition for Adult Education programs each term is $30. You can pay online by logging into  myFSCJ with your College credentials, or review other payment options through the Student Financial Services office. 

You can also call (904) 357-8943 or email to speak with a member of the Adult Education team.

GED® and GED Testing Service® are registered trademarks of the American Council on Education (ACE). They may not be used or reproduced without the express written permission of ACE or GED Testing Service. The GED® and GED Testing Service® brands are administered by GED Testing Service LLC under license from the American Council on Education.

For more information, please call the Adult Education Department at (904) 357-8943 or send an email to