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ADULT EDUCATION & IMMIGRANT SERVICES

APCC's Adult Education & Immigrant Services department serves local, state, and communal interests by providing residents with vital educational services that enable them to achieve upward social mobility. Our department provides free courses and academic support that reflect the unique needs of the community we serve. Students may enroll in our English, Adult Basic Education (ABE), GED, Citizenship and Career Bridge courses. Through these courses, we aim to prepare all learners at APCC for the workforce, career advancement, college and/or US citizenship. Our instructors hold Master's Degrees in Linguistics, Teaching English as a Second Language (TESL) and closely mirror the ethnic and cultural diversity of Albany Park. We ensure each class is a welcoming and culturally inclusive learning environment for all. 

WHAT WE ADDRESS

COLLEGE & CAREER

READINESS

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IMPROVING LOCAL &

STATE ECONOMIES

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BRIDGING THE GAP

FOUNDATIONAL SKILLS

BUILDING

FOUNDATIONAL SKILLS

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OUR COURSES

ENGLISH 

ENGLISH AS A SECOND LANGUAGE

ADULT BASIC EDUCATION

ABE & GED

CITIZENSHIP PREPARATION

STUDY FOR YOUR CITIZENSHIP EXAM

CAREER BRIDGE

HEALTHCARE & CHILDCARE EXPLORATION

 TUTORING

ONE-ON-ONE SUPPORT

CLASS SCHEDULE - SUMMER 2020

ELIGIBILITY AND ENROLLMENT

Community members interested in enrolling in Adult Education courses at APCC must be 18 years or older. Individuals 16-17 years of age may also enroll with proof of separation from high-school. Prior to enrollment in our English, ABE, GED or Career Bridge courses, adult learners are required to complete a placement test (CASAS or TABE). These tests are designed to help asses each incoming students competencies in several subjects. 

Once students have completed their placement tests, one of our enrollment specialists will work with students to complete their intake forms, course selection and course placement. Students will be post tested after 40 hours of instructional time in their courses(s) of choice. Their performance on post-tests will indicate whether they have achieved significant milestones in learning or level gains. 

Enrollment Requirements:

All students interested in in enrolling APCC's Adult Education courses must schedule an in person meeting to complete their placement exams and intake forms. Enrollment for Summer Term  will be conducted at our Mayfair location. To schedule an appointment call 773-993-0398 or email adulted@apcc-chgo.org. 

Fall/Winter Enrollment Hours:

Monday  - 10am - 6pm

Tuesday  - 1pm - 9pm

Wednesday  - 10am - 6pm

Thursday - 1pm - 9pm

Saturday - 8:30am - 4:30pm

Please bring the following items to your enrollment appointment:

  • Photo ID (English, GED, Career Bridge, Tutoring)

  • Resident Alien Card (Citizenship Students ONLY) 

Interested in courses at APCC? Contact us. 

5101 N. KIMBALL AVE. CHICAGO, IL 60625

773-509-5657

apccchgo.org

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