Adult Education & Literacy

Adult education and literacy programs funded by the Texas Workforce Commission ( TWC ) provide English language, math, reading, and writing instruction to help students acquire the skills needed to succeed in the workforce, earn a high school equivalency, or enter college or career training.

Courses are available online via OneFlow, in-person, in the mornings, and in the evenings. 

Current course offerings include:

General Education Development (GED)

  • English as a Second Language (ESL)
  • English for Professionals
  • Citizenship
  • TOEFL Test Preparation

  • Certified Nurse Aide (CNA)
  • Certified Medication Aide (CMA)
  • Patient Care Technician (PCT)

  • Business Management Occupational Service Award (OSA)

  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Microsoft Office Specialist

  • Paraprofessional Certificate 

  • Certified Logistics Technician (CLT)
  • Certified Production Technician (CPT)

College and Career Preparation
  • Workforce Readiness
  • College Readiness


Courses are FREE to students that meet the requirements of the program. 

The Texas Workforce Commission (TWC) Adult Education and Literacy (AEL) program supports opportunities for individuals who are at least 16 years old, lack a high school credential or function below the high school level, or are unable to speak, read or write English, and are seeking career training, high school equivalency preparation or college. TWC partners with local AEL providers, Workforce Solutions offices, and nonprofit agencies to promote an increased opportunity for adult learners to transition to postsecondary education, training or employment. 


Contact Information

  • Adult Education & Literacy
  • McLennan Community College
  • 1400 College Drive
  • Waco, Texas 76708
  • Call (254)299-8777
  • Text (254) 503-5919
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