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Adult Basic Education Center
Bldg K, Room K100, ECC Campus
: 847-214-6904
Fax: 847-931-3919
Hours: M-Th 8 a.m. - 8 p.m.; F 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Closed Fridays June - Aug.

English Language Learner

ESL & High School Equivalency Preparation

ECC offers a variety of classes for English Language Learners and/or those seeking their High School Equivalency Certificate/GED®.

English as a Second Language (ESL)

English as a second language instruction can benefit any non-native English speaker, regardless of language group or nationality.

Preparing for the High School Equivalency Exam

ECC offers free pre-college level courses for those who do not have a high school diploma, and want to prepare to earn their high school equivalency certificate (GED®, HiSet®, or TASC™, for Illinois Residents).

  • High School Equivalency Preparation (HSE/GED®) | Get details»

Disclosure of Federal Participation
Approximately $436,363 (35%) of the Illinois Adult Education and Literacy Program cost at Elgin Community College are federally funded under Title II, Adult Education and Family Literacy of the Workforce Investment Act of 1998.

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