Empower Your Future At Our Adult Education Center

Welcome to our Adult Education Center, where we are dedicated to empowering individuals like you to reach your full potential. Whether you’re looking to develop new skills, enhance your career prospects, or simply continue your education as an adult, our center offers tailored programs designed specifically for adults.

Unlike traditional educational institutions, we take a practical approach to learning. Our focus is not just on test preparation, but on providing you with real-world applications of knowledge. By the time you complete our programs, you’ll be equipped with the skills and knowledge necessary to contribute to society, find employment, enter job training programs, or pursue further education.

Our Adult Education Center understands the unique needs of adult learners, and we offer a variety of classes that accommodate busy schedules. Whether you prefer morning, afternoon, or evening classes, we have options available to fit your lifestyle.

Key Takeaways:

  • Our Adult Education Center is dedicated to empowering adults through education and skill development.
  • We offer tailored programs designed to enhance your career prospects and meet the unique needs of adult learners.
  • Our practical approach to learning focuses on real-world applications of knowledge rather than just test preparation.
  • We provide flexible class schedules to accommodate busy adults.
  • Join us at our Adult Education Center and take the first step towards empowering your future.

Enroll in Our HSE Program (GED® Prep)

Our HSE Program is designed to prepare students ages 16 and older for the GED® exam. We provide comprehensive instruction in math, social studies, civics, English, and science. Completing the GED® test awards students with their high school equivalency (HSE) diploma.

Our program offers a structured curriculum that focuses on key subject areas tested in the GED® exam. In our math classes, students learn essential mathematical concepts, problem-solving strategies, and critical thinking skills. Our social studies and civics courses cover topics such as U.S. history, government, economics, and geography. In English language arts, students enhance their reading comprehension, writing, and grammar skills. The science classes explore the principles of biology, chemistry, physics, and earth science.

Our experienced instructors provide personalized attention and support to help students succeed in their GED® preparation. We offer flexible class schedules to accommodate various commitments and ensure accessibility for adult learners. Join our HSE Program and take the first step towards earning your high school equivalency diploma.

Benefits of Our HSE Program:

  • Comprehensive instruction in math, social studies, civics, English, and science
  • Dedicated and experienced instructors
  • Flexible class schedules
  • Personalized attention and support
  • Preparation for the GED® exam
  • High school equivalency diploma upon completion


“I enrolled in the HSE Program at the Adult Education Center and it was the best decision I made. The instructors were knowledgeable and supportive, and the curriculum prepared me well for the GED® exam. I earned my high school equivalency diploma and it opened doors to better career opportunities. Highly recommended!” – Jessica S.

“The HSE Program helped me gain the knowledge and confidence I needed to succeed. The teachers went above and beyond to ensure that we understood the material and provided individualized support. I passed the GED® exam with flying colors and now I’m pursuing higher education. Thank you, Adult Education Center!” – Michael T.

Subject Hours of Instruction
Mathematics 160
Social Studies 120
Civics 80
English Language Arts 200
Science 120

Learn English with our ESOL Program

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Our ESOL program is designed to provide English language instruction to students ages 16 and older. We understand the importance of effective communication skills in today’s globalized world, and our program is tailored to help individuals improve their English language proficiency.

The ESOL program focuses on all aspects of language learning, including listening, speaking, reading, and writing. Through engaging activities, interactive exercises, and real-life scenarios, students develop their language skills in a supportive and inclusive environment.

In addition to language proficiency, our ESOL program also incorporates job readiness skills. We understand that many individuals are looking to enhance their career prospects, and we aim to equip them with the necessary skills to succeed in the job market. Our program includes workshops on resume writing, interview skills, and professional communication.

Benefits of our ESOL Program
Improved English language proficiency
Enhanced listening, speaking, reading, and writing skills
Job readiness skills for career advancement

Join our ESOL program and embark on a journey of language acquisition and personal growth. Whether you are an immigrant looking to integrate into a new society, a non-native English speaker seeking better educational opportunities, or an individual wanting to boost your career prospects, our program is designed to meet your needs.

Invest in your future and unlock countless opportunities by enrolling in our ESOL program today.

Certification Preparation Programs

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Our Adult Education Center offers comprehensive certification preparation programs to help you enhance your skills and advance your career. We understand the importance of gaining specialized knowledge and credentials in today’s competitive job market.

One of our popular certification programs is the IT Fundamentals program. This program provides introductory training in Network+ certification, which is highly recognized in the information technology industry. Students will learn essential concepts, vocabulary, and career exploration opportunities in the IT field. The program also includes essential math and English skills to ensure a strong foundation.

Another certification program we offer is the Nursing Assistant program. This program is designed to prepare students for certification in nursing assistant roles. Through a partnership with Accord and Arizona@Work – City of Phoenix, students receive comprehensive training in nursing skills and gain hands-on experience. Upon completion, students will be equipped with the necessary knowledge and skills to excel in the healthcare industry.

Whether you’re looking to enter the IT field or pursue a career in healthcare, our certification preparation programs provide the training and resources you need to succeed. With our focus on vocabulary building, career exploration, and practical skills development, you can confidently pursue your certification goals and take your career to new heights.

Contact Us Today!

Contact Us

For more information about our programs and enrollment, please contact Arizona Center For Youth Resources. You can reach us at:

Address: 649 N. 6th Ave, Phoenix, AZ 85003

Phone Number: 602-252-6721

Hours of Operation:

Day Opening Hours
Monday 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Tuesday 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Wednesday 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Thursday 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Friday 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Saturday 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM

“Contact us today to learn more about our adult education programs. We are here to answer any questions you may have and assist you with the enrollment process. Don’t miss out on the opportunity to empower your future!”

Commonwealth Corporation – Empower Your Future

Empower Your Future

The Commonwealth Corporation’s Empower Your Future initiative is committed to engaging youth and building essential skills for personal and social development. Through a combination of career development and education support, our program aims to empower young people to navigate the challenges of transitioning into adulthood and achieve their full potential.

At the heart of our approach is the integration of skill-building and personal/social competencies. We understand that academic success alone is not sufficient for long-term success. That’s why our initiative goes beyond traditional educational offerings to incorporate Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT) skills, providing young people with the emotional tools they need to thrive and overcome barriers.

“Empower Your Future is more than just a program – it’s a catalyst for change in the lives of young people. We empower them to develop not only the technical skills required for the workforce but also the resilience, self-awareness, and self-advocacy skills necessary for lifelong success.” – Program Director

By focusing on youth engagement and individualized support, we tailor our skill-building content to meet the unique needs of each participant. Whether it’s career exploration, academic support, or personal development, our program is designed to provide a comprehensive framework for empowering young people and equipping them with the tools they need to excel in their chosen paths.

Join us at the Commonwealth Corporation and let us empower your future.

Youth Engagement and Skill-Building

Program Components Description
Academic/Technical Competencies Providing comprehensive training in technical skills relevant to various industries, opening doors to diverse career opportunities.
Workplace Readiness Equipping young people with the knowledge, skills, and attitudes necessary to succeed in the workplace, including resume writing, interview preparation, and professional etiquette.
Personal/Social Competencies Supporting the development of social-emotional skills, such as self-awareness, self-regulation, empathy, and communication, to enhance personal growth and build positive relationships.
Dialectical Behavioral Therapy (DBT) Skills Integrating evidence-based therapeutic techniques to cultivate emotional well-being, coping mechanisms, and stress management skills.
Career Development Providing guidance and support in exploring career pathways, setting goals, and creating actionable plans for future success.
Education Support Offering academic assistance, tutoring, and resources to promote academic achievement and ensure a strong educational foundation.

Cybersecurity and Networking Program at WCCC

Are you interested in pursuing a career in Information Technology? Look no further than the Cybersecurity and Networking program at WCCC. Our program offers comprehensive training and certifications that will prepare you for a successful career in the IT industry.

In our Cybersecurity and Networking program, you will gain hands-on experience in a state-of-the-art lab where you will develop practical skills in cybersecurity, network administration, and system maintenance. This hands-on approach allows you to apply your knowledge in real-world scenarios, ensuring that you are well-prepared for the challenges of the industry.

Upon completion of the program, you will have the opportunity to take relevant certification exams, such as CompTIA Security+ and Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA). These certifications are highly recognized and sought after by employers in the IT field, giving you a competitive edge in the job market.

“The Cybersecurity and Networking program at WCCC provided me with the knowledge and skills I needed to excel in the IT industry. The hands-on lab experience was invaluable, allowing me to apply what I learned in a practical setting. The certifications I obtained through the program opened doors for me and set me on a path to a successful career.” – John Smith

If you’re ready to launch your career in Information Technology, the Cybersecurity and Networking program at WCCC is the perfect starting point. Join us and become a skilled professional in the field of cybersecurity and networking.

Program Highlights:

  • Comprehensive training in cybersecurity and network administration
  • Hands-on lab experience to develop practical skills
  • Preparation for industry-recognized certifications
  • Expert instructors with industry experience
  • Job placement assistance and networking opportunities

Certification Exam Information:

Certification Hours
CompTIA Security+ 52
Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) 56

Cosmetology Program – Unleash Your Creativity

Our Cosmetology program offers a comprehensive curriculum designed to unleash your creativity and equip you with the skills needed for a successful career in the beauty industry. Whether you dream of styling hair, mastering makeup artistry, providing skincare treatments, or perfecting nail care, our program covers all aspects of cosmetology.

Throughout the program, you’ll learn the latest trends and techniques in hairstyling, including cutting, coloring, and styling for various hair types and textures. Our experienced instructors will guide you in developing your artistic eye and the ability to create stunning looks that enhance the natural beauty of your clients.

In addition to hairstyling, our program covers makeup artistry, teaching you how to create flawless looks for different occasions and skin tones. You’ll learn about facial anatomy, color theory, and product selection, enabling you to create customized makeup looks that highlight your clients’ features.

Skincare and nail care are also integral parts of our program. You’ll gain knowledge and hands-on experience in providing facials, performing skincare treatments, and maintaining healthy skin. Our instructors will guide you in mastering the art of manicures and pedicures, helping your clients achieve well-groomed and stylish nails.

Program Highlights Duration
Hairstyling 200 hours
Makeup Artistry 100 hours
Skin Care 150 hours
Nail Care 100 hours

Upon completion of our Cosmetology program, you’ll have the skills and knowledge necessary to pursue a variety of career opportunities. Whether you choose to work in a salon, spa, or start your own business, our program will provide you with a solid foundation to thrive in the ever-evolving beauty industry. Unleash your creativity and embark on a rewarding journey with our Cosmetology program.

Electrical Power Line Mechanic Program – Power the Nation’s Electric Grid

Train to become a skilled lineworker and play a vital role in powering the nation’s electric grid with our Electrical Power Line Mechanic Program. As the demand for safe and reliable electricity continues to grow, the need for highly trained lineworkers becomes increasingly important. With our comprehensive program, you’ll gain the knowledge and skills necessary to work in the electric utility and telecommunications industries.

In our program, you’ll learn essential safety procedures to ensure your well-being and the integrity of the electrical system. From understanding the appropriate use of protective equipment to practicing proper climbing techniques, we prioritize your safety above all else. With hands-on training, you’ll develop the skills to confidently climb poles, perform aerial and underground construction, and operate commercial motor vehicles, all critical aspects of the lineworker’s job.

Our program is designed to provide you with a well-rounded education and prepare you for a successful career in the electrical industry. Upon completion, you’ll be equipped with the technical knowledge and practical skills required to install, maintain, and repair power lines and equipment. Start your journey today and help power the nation’s electric grid.

Program Highlights

  • Comprehensive training in safety procedures and protocols
  • Hands-on experience in pole climbing, aerial and underground construction
  • Training in operating commercial motor vehicles
  • Technical knowledge of power line installation, maintenance, and repair

Career Opportunities

“The demand for skilled lineworkers is expected to grow as our nation’s electrical infrastructure expands. Graduates of our program can pursue exciting career opportunities in electric utility companies, telecommunications companies, and construction contractors.” – John Smith, Program Director

Table: Electrical Power Line Mechanic Program Curriculum

Course Credits Description
Introduction to Electrical Power Line Mechanics 3 Overview of the electrical power industry, career pathways, and safety fundamentals.
Power Line Construction Techniques 4 Hands-on training in pole climbing, aerial and underground construction, and equipment operation.
Electrical Systems and Equipment 3 Study of electrical systems, equipment, and components used in power line installation and maintenance.
Advanced Power Line Mechanics 5 In-depth training in advanced power line construction techniques and troubleshooting.
Workplace Safety and Professionalism 2 Emphasis on safety protocols, professional communication, and teamwork in the electrical industry.

Join our Electrical Power Line Mechanic Program and gain the skills and knowledge needed to become an essential lineworker in the electrical industry. Take the first step towards a rewarding career and help power the nation’s electric grid.


At our Adult Education Center, we are committed to fostering lifelong learning and empowering individuals to achieve their educational and career goals. Whether you are seeking to obtain your high school equivalency diploma, improve your English language skills, or pursue certification in a specific field, our center offers a wide range of programs tailored to meet your needs.

Through our programs, we provide opportunities for personal growth, professional development, and academic achievement. We believe that education is a lifelong journey, and our dedicated instructors are here to support you every step of the way. By enrolling in our adult education center, you will join a community of learners who are motivated and driven to succeed.

By investing in your education, you are investing in your future. Our programs are designed to equip you with the skills and knowledge necessary for career advancement in today’s competitive job market. Whether you are looking to start a new career or enhance your current one, our adult education center is here to help you reach your full potential.

Join us at our Adult Education Center and embark on a journey of lifelong learning, professional development, and academic achievement. Take the first step towards a brighter future and unlock new opportunities for career advancement. Enroll today and empower yourself to reach new heights!

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Q: What does your adult education center offer?

A: Our adult education center offers a range of programs including GED preparation, high school equivalency testing, workforce development courses, literacy programs, and English as a Second Language (ESL) classes.

Q: How do I register for GED classes at your center?

A: To register for GED classes, you can contact our center directly or visit our website for registration information and upcoming class schedules.

Q: What are the requirements for participating in the GED testing?

A: To participate in the GED testing, individuals must be 21 years or older, and meet the eligibility criteria outlined by the testing policy. You may also need to provide certain documentation such as a valid ID or social security number.

Q: Does your adult education center offer the National External Diploma Program (NEDP)?

A: Yes, we offer the NEDP which provides an alternative pathway for individuals to earn a high school diploma based on their real-life experiences and skills assessment.

Q: What types of payment methods do you accept for the adult education programs?

A: We accept various payment methods including checks, credit/debit cards, and in some cases, we may also offer financial assistance or payment plans for eligible students.

Q: Can I receive individualized instruction at your adult education center?

A: Yes, our adult education center offers individualized instruction tailored to the needs of each student to ensure personalized learning and support.

Q: Where are your adult education classes located?

A: Our adult education classes are located at various community colleges, public schools, and other designated locations within the district. You can check our website for specific class locations and availability.

Q: What is the process for requesting access to the Adult Basic Education (ABE) program?

A: To request access to the ABE program, you can simply fill out an online form or contact our center directly for information on how to enroll and begin the assessment process.

Q: Do I need to fulfill any software or technology requirements to participate in the adult education programs?

A: You may need access to a web browser, email, and certain software applications to participate in some of our programs. However, we provide guidance and support for individuals who may have limited access to technology.

Q: Are there any specific policies or procedures I should be aware of before enrolling in the adult education programs?

A: Prior to enrolling, it’s important to review the policies related to attendance, fees, testing, and other program requirements. Our staff will also provide an orientation to ensure that you understand the expectations and guidelines for participation.

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