HSE

Welcome to Adult Education & Literacy!

The Adult Education & Literacy Alamo Consortium is here to guide you on the path of reaching your education, training, and employment goals. Our vision Success for Adult Learners is all about you. Whether you want to learn to read, obtain your High School Equivalency, learn English, get career training, or prepare to enter college, we have a place for you. Classes are offered at various locations throughout San Antonio and surrounding counties. We look forward to meeting you soon!
 

What we Offer:

  • Classes and tutoring at no cost
  • Held in hundreds of locations in San Antonio and surrounding area
  • Evening and day options
 

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Not enrolled in any K-12 school system
  • Need a High School Equivalency (HSE) certificate (have not earned a H.S. diploma)
  • Demonstrate need for refresher on adult basic education skills (have earned a H.S. diploma or HSE and tests below a 12.9 grade level on TABE/CASAS assessment)
  • Demonstrate need for English skills (by taking BEST/CASAS assessment)

Age specific requirements

  • 18 years of age with withdrawal forms from last school attended, and parent/guardian permission. Parent/guardian must be present at registration or student must provide proof (Utility bill in their name, marriage license or rental agreement) he/she lives separate from parent/guardian.
  • 17 years of age with withdrawal forms from last school attended, and parent/guardian permission (must be present at registration)
  • 16 years of age with withdrawal forms from last school attended, court ordered documentation, and parent/guardian permission (must be present at registration)
 

Choose a goal(s) we can help you achieve:

Earn your High School Equivalency
  • Qualify for better jobs.
  • Meet requirement for college enrollment.
  • Prepare for career training.
  • Increase your wages.
  • Build your self-confidence.
  • Improve your computer skills.
  • Help your children succeed in school.
Learn English
  • Expand your job options.
  • Communicate better with your family, friends, teachers, employers, and doctors.
  • Increase your independence.
  • Help your children succeed in school.
  • Improve your computer skills.
  • Build your self-confidence.
Get a better job
  • Build a strong future for your family.
  • Develop job skills for career advancement.
  • Provide more financial stability in your life.
Go to college
  • Increase your wages.
  • Improve your computer skills.
  • Be a role model.
Help your children with school
  • Be your child’s role model.
  • Help your children with homework.
  • Communicate with teachers.
  • Prepare your child for success.
Study for citizenship
  • Provide more stability in your life.
  • Qualify for better jobs.
  • Offer security for your children.
 
Search our class locations to get started!

 

Can I take my high school equivalency?

 

HSE testing centers are sending out emails to test takers notifying them of closures. If you did not provide an email address when you signed up, you can check the test center websites for closure information. Testing centers contact information can be found here: