The ABE/ESL Program at Great Basin College serves students whose primary language is not English and who wish to improve their English language skills to allow them to better function in the community and/or to prepare them for academic coursework. The program also assists students in gaining Basic Education skills and helps prepare students for taking the High School Equivalency (HSE) exam.
The ABE/ESL Program offers these educational opportunities at the following 7 different locations throughout GBC’s service area in Nevada:
Battle Mountain Adult Learning Center (New center opening in the Fall of 2014)
835 N 2nd Street
Battle Mountain, NV 89820
Elko Adult Learning Center
1020 Elm Street
Elko, NV 89801
The Adult Learning Center building in Elko also houses the Adult High School Diploma Program, which the college supports in cooperation with the Elko County School District.
Montello Adult Learning Center
1 School Street
Montello, NV 89830
Owyhee Adult Learning Center
300 College Avenue
Owyhee, NV 89832
Pahrump Valley Adult Learning Center
551 E. Calvada Blvd.
Pahrump, NV 89048
Wendover 21st Century ESL Program
West Wendover Elementary School
2000 Elko Ave., Room 12-2
West Wendover, NV 89883
The Wendover ESL Program is a 21st Century grant collaboration between Great Basin College and the Elko County School District.
Winnemucca Adult Learning Center
5490 Kluncy Canyon Road
Winnemucca, NV 89445