Saline County Adult Education Center
Benton, AR 72019
The Saline County Adult Education Center operates on an open-entry/open-exit
basis. A student aged 18+ can enroll anytime during the year during an
orientation class and exit when his/her goals are achieved. All classes and
materials are offered free of charge to students without regard to race,
religion, creed, nationality, disabilities or gender.
Our Mission Statement: Saline County Adult Education Center’s mission is
to provide education and training courses to help the adult client upgrade
his/her educational level and attain job readiness skills so that he/she can
become a more productive member of society.
Saline County Adult Education Center is governed by Pulaski Technical College,
3000 West Scenic Drive, North Little Rock, Arkansas, 72118 (501-812-2200.) The
program is funded by the Arkansas Department of Career Education. All
instructors hold current Arkansas Teaching Certificates.
Students can enroll to study G.E.D.® preparation, workplace skills, digital
literacy skills, English as a Second Language (ESL) or basic skills remediation
(for college or military entrance exams.)
An adult student can enroll on any Monday at 9:00 a.m., 1:00 p.m. or 5:00 p.m.
with an Arkansas Driver’s License or Identification Card and their Social
Security Card. The student will take an assessment in Reading and Math.
Classroom instruction will be based on the initial assessment.
Monday: 9 a.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Tuesday: 8 a.m. – 7:30 p.m.
Wednesday and Thursday: 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
2016-17 Saline County Adult Education Center Student Handbook (PDF)
For more information on the ESL classes or minor student enrollment, please call
For information on the GED Ready practice exam and the G.E.D.® Exam, please call
Monica Wells, G.E.D.® Examiner, at 501-778-3235. An adult does not need to
enroll in the classes in order to schedule the G.E.D.® Exam with our program but
certain rules do apply so please call ahead. Call Yvonne Dougherty, program
director, about information related to receiving accommodations for the G.E.D.®
Saline County Adult Education Center is committed to fulfilling all federal
requirements of the Rehabilitation Act of 1973, the Americans with Disabilities
Act of 1990 and the ADA Amendments of 2008.
AFFIRMATIVE ACTION/EQUAL OPPORTUNITY
Pulaski Technical College makes every effort to meet special accommodation and
access needs. For information on specific accommodations for individuals with
disabilities, contact Yvonne Dougherty, the ADA Coordinator for Saline County
Adult Education Center, (501) 778-3235. Pulaski Technical College is committed to
the policy of providing equal opportunity for all persons and does not
discriminate in employment, admissions, programs, or any other educational
functions and services on the basis of sex, disability, age, race, national
origin, color or religion.
Pulaski Technical College
3000 West Scenic Drive
North Little Rock, AR 72118
Phone: (501) 812-2200
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