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Adult Secondary Education

High School Diploma and High School Equivalency (ASE)

Are you interested in earning your high school diploma or a high school equivalency certificate (HiSET® or TASC®)? Do you need to work on your skills for career training or employment? With our Adult Secondary Education (ASE) program, students can complete a-g approved* high school courses in traditional classes (learn with a class), individualized labs (learn at your own pace), or independent study classes (learn at home). DACE counselors review student transcripts and provide options for earning a high school diploma or high school equivalency certificate. Click here to see the Diploma Plus Program requirements. 


Adult Secondary Education



  • Academic reading skills (determining point of view, analyzing arguments, evaluating evidence) 
  • Academic writing skills (structuring essays, developing arguments, citing evidence) 
  • academic math skills (Algebra 1, Geometry) 
  • Academic habits of mind 
  • Test-taking skills 

Our Adult Secondary Education Students

  • Prepare for a high school equivalency test (HiSET®, GED®, TASC®) 
  • Earn high school diplomas 
  • Make up missing high school credits 
  • Prepare for college 
  • Prepare for career training 
  • Prepare for employment

Disability Support Services 

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