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    Florida State College at Jacksonville
  Jun 29, 2022
2021-2022 Catalog [Aug. 2021-Aug. 2022] 
2021-2022 Catalog [Aug. 2021-Aug. 2022]

Adult Education (8555) (N.C.)

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Non-Degree Seeking


The Adult Education program provides students with basic skills instruction (0.0 - 8.9) and critical thinking skills to prepare them for GED® diploma preparation (9.0 - 12.9), postsecondary education, and employment.

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The Program

The Adult Education program is designed to develop literacy skills necessary for students to be successful workers, citizens and family members. A student enrolled in the Adult Education program may receive instruction in one or more of the following courses: Mathematics, Language Arts, or Reading. 

Application Procedure

In order to be enrolled in the Adult Education program, students must pass the TABE 11/12 M Reading assessment with a scale score of 501 or higher. 

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Professional Coursework

Program Hours: 448 (Maximum Recommended Hours: Based on Individual Student Success)

Total Contact Hours: 448

Graduation Requirements

In order to be awarded a certificate of completion, students must have met the following requirements.

  1. Fulfill all obligations, financial or otherwise, to the College before graduating.
Note: Students are cautioned to pay particular attention to the following statements.
  • A student’s graduation date will be the date of the end of the College term in which the student has fulfilled all academic requirements.
  • Students who enter under the (2021/2022) catalog will be assigned to the degree or certificate requirements in effect during the 2021/2022 academic year. The student’s assigned catalog year will remain in effect as long as the student maintains continuous enrollment. Changes to requirements as mandated by law or by rule of the District Board of Trustees and FLDOE may supersede this provision.
  • Many courses in this catalog have prerequisite requirements listed in the course descriptions. Students are advised to be guided by these requirements.

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