Adult Education

Mission Statement: Classes, resources, and support for students who never completed high school, have attended or are currently attending an Adult School, and those who are interested in English as a Second Language classes.

Are You Ready to Take the Next Step in Your Education at Fresno City College?

Programs Offered

English as a Second Language

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The English for Multi Lingual Students (EMLS) department offers classes and services for students whose first language is not English.

EMLS Program Information

High School Equivalency

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Tuition free High School Equivalency Preparation Classes (HiSET) for students who want to get their credential which is equivalent to a high school diploma in California.

HiSET Program Information

Technical Training Programs

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Fresno City College offers a variety of for-credit and non-credit courses in workforce preparation. Student will have the opportunity to build job-specific technical training.

Technical Programs Information

Undecided/Current Adult School

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For any first time, non-ESL adult student, or, students currently enrolled in an Adult School CTE, H.S. Diploma, GED or HiSet program.

New Student Information

Contact Our Counselors: 

Eric Morin
Phone: 559.244.2608  

Crystal Lee 
Phone: 559.244.2609 

Araxy Markarian
Phone: 559.244.2610

Hours and Location

Office Hours vary. Please contact a counselor directly to schedule an appointment.

HS-158 (Health Sciences #29) 
Campus Map

Contact Our Coordinator:

Lisa Vincent
Phone: 559.442.8200 ext. 8473
Office Location: Career and Employment Resource Center

Contact Our Dean

Dr. Donna Cooper
Phone: 559.442.8218
Office Location: Library Building #111

Community Partners

Adult Schools

Caruthers Adult School

Central Adult School

Clovis Adult School

Fresno Adult School

Washington Union Adult School

Community Agencies/Organizations

Catholic Charities

EOC – K12 Collaborative

Fresno Mission

Reading and Beyond

Sikh Institute

Workforce Connection