Adult Basic Education


Earn your High School Equivalency Diploma.

Learn to speak or improve your English.

Did you know that getting your High School Equivalency Diploma and learning to speak English will greatly improve your ability to get a job?

Brookdale Community College offers ABE/GED Classes and ESL Levels 1, 2, 3, Classes day and evening at the Hazlet, Long Branch, Neptune Higher Education Centers and the Freehold Campus.

Brookdale is the lead agency for the Monmouth County Adult Education Consortium.  Our partners include:

  • Community Affairs and Resource Center – 732-774-3282
  • LADACIN – 732-493-5900
  • Literacy Volunteers – 732-571-0209
  • Monmouth County Vocational High School – 732-431-6292

Our ABE and GED classes will prepare you to take the NEW GED TEST. We cover all test subjects, including Math, Reading, Language Arts, Science, and Social Studies. For additional information and resources for the GED Test, go to the GED Testing Service and to Brookdale’s Testing Services.

Take the first step in creating a pathway to a brighter future. For information, or to be placed on our wait list, call 732-224-2180

Our ESL classes will teach you to speak or improve your English. Once completed, you will then have the opportunity to earn a GED, attend college, or obtain a better job.

Have questions? Go to our FAQ page.

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