GED Preparation: Students who wish to pass their GED exam are assessed and assigned instructors who work with them individually or in small groups while they take the five areas of the GED exam: literature, writing, math, social studies, and science.
Adult Basic Education (ABE): Many adults wish to improve their reading, writing, and math skills in order to advance in their jobs or to begin their preparation for taking their GED exams. ABE students are assessed and placed with caring instructors, who work with them as they increase their academic skills to meet their goals.
English as a Second Language (ESL):ESL students are mentored and instructed in reading, writing, and speaking English until they meet their personal goals or wish to gain further academic skills.
Transition into College: This is a one-semester, online or hybrid course, taught by an instructor. It prepares students who are planning to enroll in college courses for the first time.
Transition into College and the Workplace:This is a one-year (three trimesters), online or hybrid course, taught by an instructor. It prepares students who are planning to enroll in college courses or entering the workplace for the first time.
Math for Health Career :This is a digital math series that covers all math skills required for those interested in entering training and certification for health careers. Anyone wishing to acquire or review basic math skills before or while training in different health fields will enjoy this self-paced series that covers fractions, decimals, percentages, measurements, and ratios and proportions.
Gear Up for Life: This is a 12-unit digital series designed to prepare students to start working to pass their GED exams. It is self-paced with instructional support. Requirements are simple and supported by sound clips.
Handling Money:This is a digital series developed for adults with very low reading levels and limited experience dealing with money, banking transactions, and budgeting. It is self-paced with instructional support. Segments are supported by sound clips.
Cultural Influences: This digital series is also designed for adults with very low reading levels and limited experience recognizing how culture influences our lives at home, in school, and at work. It is self-paced with instructional support. Segments are supported by sound clips.
College Courses:College Courses: Student may enroll in accredited college-level courses that lead to associate-level and higher degrees through Utah State University; Blanding Utah campus. This partnership between the Unlimited Learning Center and Utah State University allows students to access education at affordable tuition rates to make college-level training and degrees a reality. Scholarships are also made available. ULC offers the latest in distance education technology to allow you to take classes with other students throughout the Four-Corners region without leaving your local area.
Students may complete degrees in a variety of fields. In addition to programs in traditional fields, students may now complete a degree in Native American Studies.
Certificate Programs: Students whose goals are to become certified to work in different areas may enroll in classes in an increasing number of certificated programs, offered through Utah State University. Students have become certified as medical coders, nursing assistants, emergency medical responders, personal care providers, and medical assistants. Future certificated programs will be offered for physical therapists, therapy assistants, medical lab assistants, and surgical nurse assistants, among others.
Resources for Adult Educators: Visit our partner site (no longer maintained) to access a variety of instructional resources developed for Colorado adult educators. Note, however, that although this site is a repository for a great deal of educational resources, it is no longer maintained.