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Adult Education

Armando Mata

Dean of Adult Education

Register for Adult Education classes today.        



The following free classes are offered at Truman College, the satellite location, and other community sites:

English as a Second Language (ESL)​

• Adult Basic Education (ABE) to develop reading and math skills

• GED® preparation (classroom instruction and online)

Healthcare Bridge GED® preparation classes

Basic Computer Skills​

• Career Exploration

• Citizenship 


  • In general, students must be at least 18 years old in order to enroll in adult education classes. However, 16 and 17 year-olds may register with an official release letter certifying that they are no longer attending high school. (Recent arrivals to Chicago age 16 and 17 must have a parent or guardian fill out a form verifying that they have never attended a Chicago-area public school.)
  • Adult Education classes are intended for people who live in or near Chicago. They are not appropriate for students with F1, F2, H1, J1, or J2 visas, nor are they appropriate for short-term visitors to the U.S.​​​​​​​​​​​​​



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Contact Information

(773) 907-4350
(773) 907-4364
1145 W. Wilson Avenue
Room 2424
Chicago, IL 60640
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Monday - Thursday:
8:30 a.m. to 7:15 p.m.

9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
9:00 am to 12:30 p.m.


Mar 21
Mar 21
- Mar 27


​Lakeview Learning Center               

3310 N. Clark Street                

Chicago, IL 60657                

(773) 907-4400