English as a Second Language
The ESL courses that Contra Costa County’s adult educators offer empower adults gain the communication skills they need
to be successful students, employees and community members.
Adults with Disabilities
Adults with disabilities can face challenges accessing jobs or finding a place in higher ed. Adult educators offer courses for adults with disabilities, and help students identify goals and pathways to higher education.
High School Diploma/Equivalency
Adults can work on basic skills and earn a diploma or equivalent certificate and begin building a bridge to their future. Students can also take citizenship classes, helping them address barriers to employment.
Free Citizenship classes for adults who are eligible to become United States citizens. We will help you determine eligibility.
Our citizenship program is designed to help the citizenship through the entire application process.
Career Technical Education
Communities do better when residents are employed. That’s why adult educators help adult learners obtain job skills through
apprenticeships or Career Technical
A union apprenticeship is an excellent career choice if you like to work with your hands; are willing to serve an apprenticeship for up to five years, want to earn a living wage and good benefits; and want the opportunity to advance in your career.