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ABOUT

MISSION
The Adult Education Program at Northwest Mississippi Community College is dedicated to serving our communities. The mission of the NWCC Adult Education Program is to offer adults the educational opportunity to improve literacy skills, earn workforce credentials, and obtain a high school equivalency diploma. Transition support is provided to assist students enter a college pathway or the workforce. The Adult Education Program helps guide every student to a better and brighter future.

ELIGIBILITY
• Mississippi resident
• Valid photo ID
• 16-17 year olds must have a withdrawal form from previous high school. Parent/guardian must be present at orientation to sign consent forms
• Students 18 and older are welcome

HOW TO ENROLL:
Step 1. Find which class location is best for you
Step 2. Click here to complete an information form
Step 3. Attend an orientation session; bring necessary documents

ORIENTATION
Orientation is offered during the first week of each month. Contact an education site for details.

WE PROVIDE:
• Free 
Adult Education day and night classes to prepare students for GED or HiSet testing
• Free Smart Start instruction so that student may obtain Smart Start Certificate and Credential
• Free Integrated Education Training (Fork lift, Northstar, etc) opportunities
• Free Transitional guidance with the NWCC enrollment process
• Free ESL (English as a Second Language) classes at select sites

RESOURCES AND TESTING INFORMATION
• HiSet  hiset.org
• GED ged.com
Note: Testing fees may apply.

LOCATIONS AND CONTACTS

For more information contact:

NWCC Adult Education Sites and Addresses

Ashland:
Phone: 662-560-5223 or 662-562-3450

Batesville:
WIN Job Center, 10316 Woodland Road. Phone: 662-561-7638

Bruce:
104 North Newberger Avenue. Phone 662-983-2038

Byhalia:
WIN Job Center, 4700 Cayce Rd. Phone 662-851-4192

Hernando:
Gale Center, 2601 Elm Street. Phone 662-429-2354

Oxford:
NWCC Oxford Center, 1310 Belk Drive. Phone: 662-238-7946

Senatobia:
NWCC Senatobia Campus, Tunica Building room #203. Phone 662-562-3716

Southaven:
NWCC DeSoto Center, 5197 W.E. Ross Parkway. Phone: 662-280-6176

Water Valley:
Everest Building 802 Central Street. Phone: 662-560-5223