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Adult Basic Skills


Please check this webpage often for updated information on registration and classes. 
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Adult Basic Skills Mission

The mission of the Adult Basic Skills program is to provide an accessible educational experience that supports student success and enhances the lives and well-being of its students, assists with transitions to post-secondary education, and develops the skills necessary to help students achieve their goals, and participate and thrive in today's workforce and community.


Welcome to Adult Basic Skills

Adult Basic Skills (ABS) programs include English Language Learning, 
basic reading, writing and math for GED and College Preparation.

  • Learn to read, write and speak English.
  • Prepare for the GED exam for college credit courses, financial aid or to get a job.
  • Improve your basic reading, writing, and math skills to prepare for college or a better job.

Affordable classes are available in Bend, Madras, Prineville, Redmond, and Warm Springs.

 Register for Classes

Te damos la bienvenida al departamento de Adult Basic Skills

  • Necesitas aprender a hablar, leer y / o escribir en inglés?
  • Necesitas mejorar tu inglés para el trabajo o la escuela?

En las clases de English Language Learning (ELL), practicarás hablar, comprender, leer y escribir en inglés.

Las clases son accesibles y están disponibles en Bend, Redmond, y Madras.

 Registrarse para Clases


Adult Basic Skills GED and College Preparation
English Language Learning


Are you under 18?

Registration and Orientation information

Student Success

Faculty and staff



Adult Basic Skills Office

Our office is located in Metolius Hall Room 212C, COCC Bend Campus

Summer Term Hours
Monday through Thursday: 8:00am - 4:00pm
Friday: 8:00am - 12:00pm

Phone: 541-504-2950
Fax: 541-317-3071


Adult High School Diploma Transcript Request Form (pdf)