Adult Education



Please note: Due to limited computer test seating you must complete the online application located on the Adult Education Admission Tab. Once your online application is received, you will be contacted with a date and time for orientation and testing. Do not forget to bring a non-expired State ID to orientation and testing. Orientation and testing average 4 to 6 hours for each session. Only one session is required for entry.

Orientation and Testing is located on the first floor of the Columbus Technical College Library building in L611.

If you are not contacted within 48 business hours please call 706-641-5620. Columbus Technical College operates on a four-day week and is closed on Fridays.

Welcome to the Columbus Technical College Adult Education Department. The skilled and experienced professionals in this office are here to ensure adult learners acquire the necessary skills in reading, writing, computation, speaking, listening, and technology to compete successfully in today’s global workplace, and assists students in GED® Preparation. We also offer courses for English Language Learners.

Columbus Technical College Adult Education offers basic and advanced level classes to enhance knowledge and skills to pass college entrance exams, the ASVAB test, or obtaining the GED©.  Columbus Technical College offers free day and evening classes to eligible adults over 16 years of age.  Classes are designed to assist learners at any education level.  Columbus Technical College Adult basic and advanced classes are offered in six of the surrounding counties to include:  Chattahoochee, Harris, Muscogee, Quitman, Stewart and Talbotton Counties.

2015-2016 Highlights



Xavier Lewis

Hether Morgan

Natallie Miller
Lacie Spencer

Xavier Lewis

Heather Morgan

Student Natalie Miller

2016 EAGLE student Lacie Spencer

2018 E.A.G.L.E Winner 
2017 Teacher of the Year
2017 E.A.G.L.E Finalist 
(Exceptional Adult Georgian in Literacy Education)
2016 E.A.G.L.E Delegate 
(Exceptional Adult Georgian in Literacy Education)



Our Mission

The mission of the Adult Education Department is to equip students to obtain the GED® credential, gain suitable employment, and/or enter into postsecondary education.

Contact us at (706) 641-5620