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Aspire, formerly ABLE (Adult Basic and Literacy Education) programs, helps people learn skills to help them succeed in life from basic math, reading and writing to GED preparation, ESOL (English for speakers of other languages) and transition services for employment. Aspire now offers the Adult Diploma Program (ADP) for students 22 years of age and older. ADP offers students the opportunity to obtain college credit and an in-demand credential while they pursue this high school equivalency. Aspire programs are free and offered at various locations in Ohio.

Clark County

Clark State Community College
Student Academic Support Center, 570 East Leffel Lane, Springfield, 937.328.6473

Orientation Dates for 2018: January 8, March 5, May 7

| Aspire/GED
  Tuesday and Thursday, 12-3 p.m. and 5-8 p.m.
  Students need to register before attending an orientation.

| College Placement Prep (Bridge Program)*
  Math: Monday and Wednesday, 10-11:30 a.m.
  Reading and Writing: Monday and Wednesday, 12 - 1:30 p.m.

  *Students need to call to register for these classes: 937.328.6473 or 937.599.3010 ext.
    1432. College Placement Prep follows Clark State A and B term. A summer term is also
    available. 

| ESOL
  ESOL is a new offering on Monday and Wednesday during the College Placement Prep
  Reading and Writing offering.

| Adult Diploma Program (ADP)*
  Clark State is proud to offer the Adult Diploma Program (ADP) as an alternative to 
  high school equivalency for adults ages 22 and over who desire college credit and an 
  in-demand industry credential for employment. This is one of three options that 
  Ohio offers adults to earn a high school diploma or equivalent.

  More information here.

  *Students must attend an orientation to begin the ADP program. Call 937.328.6473
    for more information.

 

New Carlisle
Huber Mennonite Church, 1885 South Dayton-Lakeview Road, New Carlisle, 937.328.6473

Orientation Dates for 2018: January 9, January 10, March 6, March 7, May 8, May 9

| Aspire/GED
  Tuesday and Wednesday, 6-9 p.m. and Thursday, 6-8 p.m.
  (classes meet three days per week)
  Students need to register before attending an orientation.

| ESOL
  ESOL is a new offering on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday during the Aspire/GED.

| Adult Diploma Program (ADP)* 
  Clark State is proud to offer the Adult Diploma Program (ADP) as an alternative to 
  high school equivalency for adults ages 22 and over who desire college credit and an 
  in-demand industry credential for employment. This is one of three options that 
  Ohio offers adults to earn a high school diploma or equivalent.

  More information here.

  *Students must attend an orientation to begin the ADP program. Call 937.328.6473 
    for more information.

 

 

Greene County

Clark State Community College - Greene Center
3775 Pentagon Boulevard, Beavercreek, 937.429.7155 or 937.429.8921

Orientation Dates for 2018: January 12, March 9, May 11

| Aspire/GED
  Monday and Wednesday, 12:30-2 p.m.

| College Placement Prep (Bridge Program)
  Math: Monday and Wednesday, 2-3:30 p.m.
  Reading and Writing: Monday and Wednesday, 3:30-5 p.m.

  *Students need to call to register for these classes: 937.429.7155 or 937.429.8921 or 
    937.328.6473 
Green Center College Placement Prep follows Clark State A and B terms.
    A summer term is also available starting July 17, 2017.

| ESOL
  ESOL is a new offering on Monday and Wednesday during the College Placement Prep 
  Reading and Writing offering.

| Adult Diploma Program (ADP)* 
  Clark State is proud to offer the Adult Diploma Program (ADP) as an alternative to 
  high school equivalency for adults ages 22 and over who desire college credit and an 
  in-demand industry credential for employment. This is one of three options that 
  Ohio offers adults to earn a high school diploma or equivalent.

  More information here.

  *Students must attend an orientation to begin the ADP program. Call 937.328.6473 
    for more information.

Champaign County

First Christian Church
113 Orange Street, Urbana, 937.599.3010 ext. 1432 or 937.328.6473

Orientation Dates for 2018: January 10, March 7,  May 9

| Aspire/GED
  Tuesday and Thursday, 11 a.m. - 2. and 4:30-7:30 p.m.

| Adult Diploma Program (ADP)* 
  Clark State is proud to offer the Adult Diploma Program (ADP) as an alternative to 
  high school equivalency for adults ages 22 and over who desire college credit and an 
  in-demand industry credential for employment. This is one of three options that 
  Ohio offers adults to earn a high school diploma or equivalent.

  More information here.

  *Students must attend an orientation to begin the ADP program. Call 937.328.6473 
    for more information.

 

Graham High School
Media Center, 7800 US 36, Saint Paris, 937.328.6473 or 937.599.3010 ext. 1432

Orientation Dates for 2018: January 9, January 11, March 6, March 9, May 8, May 10

| Aspire/GED
  Tuesday and Thursday, 5-9 p.m.

| Adult Diploma Program (ADP)* 
  Clark State is proud to offer the Adult Diploma Program (ADP) as an alternative to
  high school equivalency for adults ages 22 and over who desire college credit and an 
  in-demand industry credential for employment. This is one of three options that
  Ohio offers adults to earn a high school diploma or equivalent.

  More information here.

  *Students must attend an orientation to begin the ADP program. Call 937.328.6473 
    for more information.

Logan County

Ohio Hi-Point Career Center
2280 State Route 540, Bellefontaine, 937.599.3010 ext. 1432 or 937.328.6473

Orientation Dates for 2018: January 9, March 6, May 8

| Aspire/GED
  Monday and Wednesday, 9 a.m.-1 p.m.

| Adult Diploma Program (ADP)* 
  Clark State is proud to offer the Adult Diploma Program (ADP) as an alternative to 
  high school equivalency for adults ages 22 and over who desire college credit and an 
  in-demand industry credential for employment. This is one of three options that 
  Ohio offers adults to earn a high school diploma or equivalent.

  More information here.

  *Students must attend an orientation to begin the ADP program. Call 937.328.6473 
    for more information.

 

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