Adult Education

 The adult education department has served the community for more than 30 years. Its mission is to prepare adults so that they may achieve their education and career goals for improved life and work opportunities. People of different backgrounds and cultures share ideas, hopes, and dreams to help bring learning to Progreso Latino’s communities.

Course Offerings

  • ESOL (English for Speakers of Other Languages) Native Literacy: literacy instruction in the native language of a learner as an initial step to entering our Adult Basic Education programs.

  • Adult Basic Education: prepares adult students below 8th grade to enter the Adult Secondary Education program.

  • Adult Secondary Education: assists students in obtaining their General Education Diploma (GED).

  • Citizenship: prepares students for their citizenship interview including instruction in American History and politics.

  • Job Development: support and training for job seekers.

Office Hours:

Monday-Thursday 9am-5pm


Zuhanna Medina

Student Support Specialist / 401-728-5920 ext. 305