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California Adult Education Program

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General Agency Information
Name: California Adult Education Program
Alternate Name(s): CAEP
Watsonville/Aptos/Santa Cruz Adult Education Program
Address: 294 Green Valley Rd.
Watsonville,  CA  95076
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Contact Information
Days/Hours of Operation: Monday-Thursday, 8 a.m.-8 p.m.
Friday, 8 a.m.-4 p.m.
Description: WASCE has multiple educational opportunities for adults, including pathways to jobs and careers, GED testing, citizenship classes, driver's education and computer classes, medical and business field courses.
Mission: The mission of Watsonville/Aptos/Santa Cruz Adult Education is to advance our community's academic achievement, language development, vocational skills and employment by preparing adult learners to become productive, responsible individuals.
Programs: Adult Education courses are structured into pathways leading toward jobs and careers. Classes are offered in six areas:

1. Adult Basic Education
2. Adult Secondary Education
3. General Education Development (GED)
4. English as a second language learning
5. Career Technical Education
6. Fee supported Programs (i.e.: Driver’s Education, CPR, Spanish)
Facilities: Santa Cruz Center
319 La Fonda Avenue
Santa Cruz, CA 95062
Mon, Tues, Thurs, Fri
7:30am to 3:30pm
Phone: (831) 429-3966
Fax: (831) 786-9420

Institute of Language and Culture
320 Rodriguez Street
Watsonville, CA 95076
Monday – Friday
7:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
(Office closes at 4:00 p.m.)
Phone: (831) 786-8225
Fax: (831) 786-9420
Languages other than English: Spanish
Accommodations for Disabled Persons: Contact for Information
Public Transportation: Available Within One Block
Eligibility: Anyone over 18
Fees: Varies
Areas Served: Central Coast
Physical Location: Watsonville
Funding Source: Government
Officials/Contact Persons
Contact Persons: Stella Castillas
Subject Headings
Subject Headings: Adult Education
Community Adult Schools
Regional Occupational Centers
Vocational Centers
This agency was last updated on December 23, 2021.