Adult and Community Education

Community College of Philadelphia offers programs for those in need of specific knowledge and assistance—things like non-credit English courses for non-native speakers, and GED/HiSET exam preparation courses. These programs help students pursue a college education, advance their workforce credentials and learn important life skills.


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ESL Institute

English language skills for adult, non-native speakers.

Learn more about our ESL classes

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High School Equivalency Tests Preparation Classes

Classes in the College’s High School Equivalency Tests Preparation program emphasize the necessary reading, writing and math skills to pass the HiSET/GED exams.

Learn more about HiSET/GED Preparation