Adult Basic Education

ABE is a non-credit course designed to develop literacy skills necessary to be successful workers, citizens and family members. A student enrolled in the ABE program may be receiving instruction in one or more of the following courses: Mathematics, Language Arts, or Reading.

Adult General Education for Adults with Disabilities

The purpose of this program is to provide specialized adult general education for adult students with disabilities. Instruction in literacy, work-related skills, employability skills, and life skills are provided that will enable the students to participate in work and community activities. The program includes selected competencies from one or more of the adult general education and exceptional student education program areas. Student performance standards should be designed to meet the individual needs of students with a wide range of functioning ability.


Classes are offered at Coral Gables Adult Education Center and Goodwill Industries of South Florida Incorporation. Click on satellite centers for specific details on class schedule.