Adult Basic Skills

Adult Basic Literacy Education (ABLE) classes

ABLELogo_hi-res_0Miami Valley Career Technology Center offers self-paced, non-graded courses designed to improve basic

skills, prepare for the GED, or to aid in career advancement. The following three courses correspond to three commonly used WorkKeys® tests reading for information, locating information, and applied mathematics.

Generally, students can expect to raise their WorkKeys® score by one level after approximately 24 class hours. These classes are scheduled based upon student requests.

For more information on Adult Basic Literacy Education, click here.


It’s never too late to achieve you goals! Free GED preparation classes are available throughout the area.

For more information on GED Testing, click here.

English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)

English classes for speakers of other languages are designed to help the students improve their skills of speaking, listening, reading, writing and knowledge of the American culture. Students from a wide variety of countries benefit from English instruction to obtain employment, improve academic success and make new friends. MVCTC has a history of assisting foreign-born persons living in the Dayton Metro area. Our English for speakers of other languages course has been taught to hundreds of persons of all ages.

For more information on English for Speakers of other Languages (ESOL), click here.

Distance Learning

With this program, adult learners can prepare for the GED test, refresh skills for entrance tests and determine your own study schedule. Learning is flexible with your work and family schedules and online materials are available 24 hours-a-day, 7 days-a-week! All that’s required from you is internet access, an email address, basic computer and reading skills and attendance at an ABLE orientation GED Testing Schedule.

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