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Department of ESL and High School Equivalency (HSE)/GED

 

Academic and Career Transformation through Adult Education

The ESL (English as a Second Language)  and high school equivalency (HSE)/GED is an academic program rich in high quality instruction, academic excellence, and career development. Our courses in ESL, HSE/GED, and the Workforce Diploma Pilot Program (WDPP) position students on the path for success in college and the workforce.

We strive to help students become lifelong learners who have goals of reaching new heights in their personal, educational, and career development.

A. Yvette Myrick, Ed.D.
Program Director

 

Ana Reyes is a high school equivalency, or HSE, assistant instructor at Colorado Mountain College Dillon.

Equivalent and able: Bridging the high school diploma gap

Two decades ago, Ana Reyes came to the United States. She didn’t speak English and she didn’t have a high school diploma.

Today, she is an active member of the Summit County community.

Read more: Equivalent and able: Bridging the high school diploma gap

photo - Yvette Myrick

Contact 

Dr. A. Yvette Myrick
Program Director
aymyrick@coloradomtn.edu
 970-947-8312

Shiela Artaz
Administrative Assistant II
sartaz@coloradomtn.edu
970-947-8354

Classes 

High School Equivalency (HSE / GED)
Test preparation classes are available if you do not have your high school diploma.

English as a Second Language (ESL)
Classes for adults who are non-native speakers of English. Most campuses offer classes from beginning to advanced levels.

The Workforce Diploma Pilot Program (WDPP) 

The WDPP is another pathway to earning your high school diploma.  For more information about this program, please call 719-486-4207.

Student Help/Resources

TRiO Student Support Services
One-on-one support at Leadville, Spring Valley and Steamboat Springs campuses for students who meet low-income, first-generation and disabled criteria. Learn more and apply.

Tutoring

Online Tutoring

How to Register for Classes

COLLEGE READING & WRITING - MAKING IT EASY EBOOK

Thanks to the generous donation from the Morgridge Family Foundation, we were able to create an excellent reading and writing ebook as a resource for faculty and students.   The ebook provides helpful information on topics such as college reading strategies, college writing, and learning challenges. The ebook also provides reading and writing exercises as well as links to online resources.

Download/view College Reading and Writing - Making It Easy

MAT 050 QUANTITATIVE LITERACY LEARNING MODULES EBOOK

Thanks to the generous donation from Morgridge Family Foundation, we were able to create an excellent developmental math ebook as a resource for faculty and students.  The ebook provides a series of learning modules that cover topics such as operations with real numbers, units of measure, polynomials, geometry, and data graphs. The learning modules are comprised of tutorials, links to online resources, homework exercises, and fun facts.

Download/view MAT050 Learning Modules