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Adult Basic Education

Program Summary

Today’s work place requires a higher level skill set. We can help you improve your skills to be better prepared to take career and education placement tests.

We help you . . .

  • Prepare for Career & Community College Entrance Tests

  • Prepare for Union Eligibility Tests

  • Improve Job Skills

  • Prepare for High School Equivalency classes & High School Diploma classes

  • Become a lifelong learner

Adult Basic Education Classes:

Mt Diablo Adult Education offers small, friendly classes and individual attention. Morning and evening classes are available.

Classes are free!

Classes Available:

Click on the catalog to see the class schedule

  • Business English

  • Essay Writing Lab

  • Workplace Math

  • Algebra

  • Reading Skills

How to Register

  • Click on the blue  link under “Registration" at the top of the page

  • On the left side of the screen, click on “High School Diploma/GED/ABE”

  • Click on “HSD/GED and HiSET/ABE Orienation

  • Scroll down to see Orientation Sessions available.

  • Click “Register Now” for the session you wish to enroll in.

  • You will register as a “New Registrant” if you have never attended Mt. Diablo Adult Education or as a “Returning Customer” if you are a former student.

  • Confirm the date and time in your shopping cart.

  • Click “Checkout”


All new students must attend an orientation to be enrolled in classes.


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Who Might Be Interested

If you need to pass a skills or job eligibility test to get into a CTEC program, community college, or apprenticeship program.


How Do I Register for Classes

Go to our website to register for an orientation.  At the orientation you will be given a reading assessment test to confirm your reading level.  Once you have completed the test, you will be placed in classes.  Click here to go to the registration page.