Adult Basic Education (ABE)

ABE classes build skills for life, work and school.

What can I gain from ABE classes?

  • Improve your reading, writing and math skills
  • Build basic skills for college
  • College placement and other test preparation
  • Gain employability skills

Who can take ABE classes?

In order to take the classes you must:

  • Be at least 16 years old
  • Not be enrolled in a high school
  • If you are an ESL student, you must be in level 6 or higher

How do I get started?

Apply Now

For more information, please contact Ashley Baird at or call (206) 546-4531.

Contact Us

Transitional Studies


FOSS (5000) Building, Room 5205
Ashley Baird
Career Navigator
(206) 546-4531
Monday - Thursday
8am - 5pm
8am - 4:30pm
Estimated Costs Per Quarter
  Tuition $25
+ Parking $45 plus tax

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