Adult Basic Education

The Adult Basic Education program addresses the educational needs of students seeking to improve their reading, writing, speaking, problem solving, and computation skills. The ABE program provides educational opportunities, digital literacy, and career skills that lead to industry certification.

Classes are offered both in person and online. There is no cost for registration. Materials are provided by the College and Career Readiness program and are prepared to meet the needs and interests of students with placing special emphasis on employability and transitioning to curriculum programs.

Classes are offered at the following locations:

  • Rocky Mount Opportunities Industrialization Center, 402 E. Virginia St., Rocky Mount, NC 27801
  • Tri-County Industries
  • G.W. Bulluck School
  • Weeks Armstrong Education Center
  • Bridgers Resource Center
  • St. Catherine’s Church (English Language Acquisition)
  • NC Works

Contact the Edgecombe Community College campus that is closest to you for additional information.

Tarboro Campus
Monday – Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 8:30 p.m.
(252) 618-6680

Rocky Mount Campus (ABE Comprehensive Studies – mornings)
Monday – Thursday, 8:00 a.m. – 8:30 p.m.
(252) 618-6707