The Florence Center offers Adult Basic and Secondary Education (ABSE), GED, and English as a Second Language (ESL) courses to help adults improve their literacy, math and English skills. Many students take these courses to prepare for their high school equivalency diploma or GED.
Nationwide, over 350,000 students earn the GED each year!
Adult Basic and Secondary Education Services
At this time, ABSE, ESL, and GED classes are not being offered in-person in Florence. Students interested in taking ESL or GED classes are encouraged to visit: ged.com to create a profile and to enroll, visit: lanecc.edu/abse.
GED (General Education Development)
The Florence Center offers GED test prep and practice testing to determine students' readiness and assess areas where improvement is needed.
Recognized nationwide by employers and educators, the GED certificate has increased education and employment opportunities for millions of adults since 1942. Lane's GED program prepares students to pass the GED exams.
Graduates of the GED preparation program are honored at the annual college graduation ceremony and are eligible to apply for scholarships.
English as a Second Language (ESL)
Classes are culturally mixed and instruction is in English. Florence in-class instruction is currently not available at this time. Please contact our downtown Eugene ESL program.
Adult Basic and Secondary Education (ABSE) and Adult Basic Skills and GED
In-class instruction is currently not available at this time. Please contact our downtown Eugene ABSE/GED program.
Students under 18 need to obtain an Exemption from Compulsory Education form from the local high school. The form will need to be signed by an administrator, the parent and the student.
College Preparation Courses
Lane also offers courses to renew and increase reading, writing, and math skills for college-bound students who need to take Lane's college placement exams. Tutoring is also available for credit students currently enrolled in Math 20 and Math 60 classes.
Contact Us About ABSE/GED/ELL Program
For more information about the ESL program, contact:
For more information about the ABSE or GED programs, contact:
Florence, OR 97439
LCC Florence Center is closed Mondays and Fridays during the summer. Please call for current operating hours.