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Johnson County Adult Education

Your tomorrow starts here. Learn basic reading, writing, math and everyday survival skills, and prepare for the GED® test.


GED® graduates wearing caps and gowns before the graduation ceremony

Adult Basic Education/GED® Test preparation

Earning a Kansas state high school diploma opens doors. You will have opportunities available to you like entering directly into the workforce to more responsible, better-paying jobs; or you may choose to continue your education and enroll in college classes.

Prepare for the GED®

English as a Second Language classes

Whether you speak little or no English, JCCC offers free English as a Second Language classes at your level.

Learn to Speak English

Success stories

These students' tomorrows took off from JCCC, and so can yours.

Ada Martinez

Caring instructors

"Caring counselors offered encouragement and a plan for my future. They were there when I was close to giving up."

— Ada Martinez


Doug Horner

Fast completion

"Jump in head first. Go for it. Don't let anything hold you back. I actually like learning!"

— Doug Horner


Jessica Lopez

Thoughtful guidance

"Five years ago I didn't have the drive. Now I want more. The more I have, the more I can give back."

— Jessica Lopez


Cecilia Lopez

Supportive volunteers

"Have confidence. You are good enough. They believe in you."

— Cecilia Lopez


Keary Steenbarger

Helpful transition coaches

"The JCAE transition coaches are there to help with a plan for college and financing it. Scholarships and grants are out there to help you."

— Keary Steenbarger