Adult Education

Adult Basic Education and GED Test Preparation are offered through Highland Community College at 6 locations in Northeast Kansas. For more information about our program, please complete our inquiry form.

What We Offer

Instruction In

  • Reading
  • Writing
  • Math Basic Skills
  • Workplace Readiness
  • College Readiness/AO-K
  • Computer usage
  • GED Practice Test
  • GED Testing
  • Trained, friendly teachers
  • Small classes
  • Yearly GED Graduation Ceremony

Mission Statement

The Highland Community College Adult Education Program, in collaboration with multiple service agencies and educational institutions in Northeast Kansas, enables undereducated area adults to further their education and thus improve the quality of their lives by providing meaningful educational opportunities and support services.

Program Director

Mary Johanning Highland Community College, Technical Center
1501 West Riley, Atchison KS 66002
Phone: 785-442-6205
Fax: 913-367-3107

Did you know... One out of every seven high school diplomas issued each year in the United States is based on passing the GED Tests. Those who obtain scores high enough to earn a GED credential outperform at least 40 percent of today's high school seniors. More than 95 percent of United States employers consider GED graduates the same as traditional high school graduates when considering hiring, salary and opportunity for advancement.


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