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Adult Community Learning Center

Choose from these free non-credit courses offered at QCC’s Adult Community Learning Center:

  • ABE: Beginning Reading, Writing, and Math skills
  • Pre-ASE: Intermediate Reading, Writing, and Math skills
  • ASE: Advanced Reading, Writing, and Math skills
  • ESOL: English for Speakers of Other Languages, levels 1 to 4: Speaking, Listening, Reading, Writing, Grammar, pronunciation, American culture

Classes Offered

Site: Classes Offered:
QCC Adult Community Learning Center
25 Federal Street
Worcester, MA 01608
ASE Program:
  • ABE (level 1)
  • Pre-ASE (level 2)
  • ASE (level 3)
ESOL Program:
  • Beginner (levels 1 & 2)
  • Intermediate (levels 3 & 4)
  • Advanced (level 5)
Assabet Valley Regional Technical High School
215 Fitchburg Street
Marlborough, MA 01752
ESOL Program:
  • Beginner (levels 1 & 2)
  • Intermediate (levels 3 & 4)
ASE Program:
  • ASE (level 3)
Great Brook Valley
180 Constitution Ave
Worcester, MA 01605
ESOL Program:
  • Beginner (level 2)
ASE Program:
  • Pre-ASE (level 2)

Other Services

  • QCC Adult Community Learning Center
  • HiSET Testing available at the Center for Workforce Development and Continuing Education: Laura Tino at 508.854.4407
  • HiSET and GED online prep program: Cathy Coleman at 508.751.7930 or ccoleman [at]
  • Career Pathways in Worcester: Dalene McClintock at 508.751.7927 or at dmcclintock [at]
  • Career Pathways online at Assabet: Joyce Rossignol at jrossignol [at]

Important Note! Registration Information has changed! Please read carefully:

Registration must be in person; you cannot register online for any of the programs offered at the Adult Community Learning Center. At registration students take a free placement test to determine skill level. The test includes reading comprehension, writing, and math for the ASE/HiSET/GED program and listening/speaking, reading, and writing for the ESL program. Registration takes about 2 hours. You may come either at 10:00 a.m. or at 3:00 p.m. at 25 Federal Street in Worcester. No appointment is necessary for registration day. See registration dates, below.

2017 Registration Date

  • March 13, 2017

Please contact Cindy Fanning at 508.751.7938 or cfanning [at] for more information.