Adult Education GED ESL

North Georgia Technical College  provides a full range of services for adults who need to acquire or improve basic reading, math, and/or written communication skills in order to prepare them to enter and succeed in the workplace or postsecondary educational programs.

Adult education classes taught at NGTC are free of charge to adults 16 years and older.

The program is flexible with many levels of instruction to accommodate the student’s needs. Instruction is available in basic skills, GED ® Test preparation, EL/Civics, English as a Second Language, and ASSET and Compass Test preparation. There is no charge for books or materials used in adult education classes.

The Adult Education Department offers instruction for residents of Fannin, Franklin, Habersham, Rabun, Stephens, Towns, Union, and White Counties. Classes are offered at the following locations:   (Click HERE for Adult Education Center schedules)

  • Fannin County:
    • NGTC Adult Education Center 
      71 Overview Drive 
      Blue Ridge, GA 30513 
  • Franklin County:
    • NGTC Adult Education Center 
      84 Hartwell Road (Boyd Outz Center) 
      Lavonia, GA 30553 
  • Habersham County:
    • NGTC Clarkesville Campus 
      1500 Highway 197 North 
      Clarkesville, GA 30523 
    • NGTC Adult Education Center, Cornelia 
      166 Commerce Parkway, Unit D 
      Cornelia, GA 30531 
  • Rabun County:
    • NGTC Adult Education Center located within the Rabun County Employment Center 
      184 South Main Street, Suite 100 
      Clayton, GA 30525 
  • Stephens County
    • NGTC Currahee Campus 
      8989 Highway 17 South 
      Toccoa, GA 30577 
    • Whitman Street Center 
      904 West Whitman Street 
      Toccoa, GA 30577 
  • Union County & Towns County:
    • Shirley Miller Building 
      32 Blalock Street 
      Blairsville, GA 30512 
  • White County:
    • NGTC Adult Education Center, Cleveland 
      5702 Highway 115 East 
      Cleveland, GA 30528 

To register for class, individuals 16 or older need to provide the following:

  • • valid, government issued picture identification
  • • withdrawal form from the last school attended for 16 and 17 year olds

After registration, each student takes a placement test to properly identify his or her functioning level. Advisement and scheduling are based on the student’s test results.

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