Basic Education for Adults

Change how you see the world

Basic Education for Adults

Change how you see the world

Basic Education for Adults

Change how you see the world
Basic Education for Adults

Upcoming ELA Orientation Sessions

  • Monday, Dec. 14, 2020 from 6-9 pm
  • Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2021 from 6-9 pm
  • To register, please email [email protected]

Get Started by Applying Online

Submit an Admission Application online at the Washington State Community and Technical College Web Admissions Center (Be sure to select Skagit Valley College after creating an account). Please note that applications will take up to 10 business days to process.

Why take Basic Education Classes at SVC?

Education can change how you think and make decisions. It can improve your life because you’ll learn new ways of viewing the world around you. At Skagit, we’ll help you earn your High School Diploma, get ready for the GED and improve your reading, writing, and math skills. Best of all, classes start at just $25. We’re ready to help you succeed!

  • Improve English language skills;
  • Earn a high school diploma or GED;
  • Start earning college credit and prepare for career training;
  • The cost is only $25 per quarter. You may take more than one class at no extra cost. A tuition waiver is available for those who qualify.

Upcoming Information and Orientation Sessions

Information Sessions

  • Aug. 24, 2020 @ 1–3 pm
  • Sept. 9, 2020 @ 6–8pm

Orientation Sessions

  • Aug. 27, 2020 @ 1–3 pm
  • Sept. 17, 2020 @ 6–8pm

Winter 2021

Please note that Winter Quarter classes will be completely online due to precautions for COVID-19. High School Completion, GED Prep and English Language Acquisition classes start on January 42021.

There is still time to register for fall quarter Basic Education classes. Please contact our advisors so they can assist you in getting enrolled.

The Basic Education for Adults office is continuing to offer services via remote delivery during modified operations. Options for appointments are being offered by phone or online Zoom appointment. To schedule an appointment to get registered, please email [email protected] or call at 360.416.7640Advisors are monitoring their email regularly and you may continue to email them your questions or phone them directly.

Please see www.skagit.edu/remote for more information and resources, and please regularly monitor your SVC student email account for important updates.

Please know we are committed to your success as we continue to adjust our programs and instruction online. There are a number of resources available such as laptop loans, funding and advising support to help you navigate during these difficult times.

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