Apply Now for adult education & Workforce development classes

Students age 16-17 must have proof of withdrawal from high school prior to assessment.

 Step 1: Paperwork 

  • Complete Parkland College Adult Education Intake Form.

Returning students from last year may skip this step. New students will receive an email with instructions when they finish Step 1. 

Step 2: Complete Assessment (in person or online).

Office staff will email you a link to schedule your assessment or you may contact the office after completing steps 1

Step 3: Start class!


English-language (ESL) students may schedule their assessments here, by phone, or emailing Adult Education.

Note: Adult Education & Workforce Development provides free classes to citizens, permanent residents, refugees, undocumented residents, green card holders, or people with certain visas (H 1-4, DV1, or K3).  International students or those who hold cultural exchange or tourist visas should apply to Parkland College international admissions.

If you have a disability and would like to request accommodations, email Parkland College Accessibility Services before scheduling your assessment. We support your right to reasonable accommodations for your assessment and classes!

Not ready to apply or have questions? Please email or call 217/351-2580.