Transitional Studies (ABE) Admissions
The Transitional Studies (formerly Adult Basic Skills) department offers a variety of courses and programs designed to help individuals who wish to improve their basic reading, writing, math conversation, employment, parenting and life skills. Programs are designed for adults 18 years of age or older. Youth, ages 16-18, must obtain a high school release to be eligible for participation. Tuition for the Transitional Studies program is $25 each quarter. Some courses may also have additional material fees. Partial tuition assistance is available for qualified low-income individuals. For more information about placement testing, class location and registration, call the Transitional Studies main office at 253.566.5144. Refer to the Transitional Studies catalog section for additional program details.