Adult Education


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Why Choose Rio Salado College?

Adult Education is a core partner in the Arizona workforce system and connects learners to in-demand career training and livable wage employment. Rio Salado College has provided award-winning adult education services on behalf of the Maricopa Community Colleges since 1978 and is Arizona’s largest provider. 

Serving students 16+ not in high school, we partner with ARIZONA@WORK, other Maricopa Community Colleges, community organizations, and employers to create flexible pathways to college and careers. 

Each year, RSC's adult education classes help thousands of people like you positively affect their lives. Your goals matter, and we can help you: 

  • Earn your high school equivalency diploma through the GED® test or other pathways 
  • Improve your English language skills 
  • Gain essential employability skills 
  • Train for an exciting career 
  • Transition to college

Dedicated to YOUR Success

Our dedicated instructors, success coaches, college and career navigators, tutors, and staff have helped students reach their individual learning goals, prepare for in-demand careers, and successfully prepare for and transition to college. RSC does all of this by supporting students where they are in their educational journey. When you enroll in adult education classes at RSC, many education and training opportunities open up for you, and you will have our full support from day one.

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Rio Salado College's award-winning Adult Education program offers English, GED® Test Prep, and Career Training classes.