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Adult Education


Adult Education is more than the GED or English Language Learning classes.  We prepare our students for their next step!  Whether your next step is College or a Career, ASUN Adult Education can prepare you for the classroom or the real world. 

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Welcome to the Arkansas State University-Newport Adult Education program! We are delighted to introduce you to an educational journey designed specifically for adult learners seeking to unlock their full potential. Whether you're looking to enhance your career prospects, pursue higher education, or simply expand your knowledge, our program is here to support and empower you every step of the way.

At Arkansas State University-Newport, we understand that adult learners face unique challenges and have diverse goals. That's why our Adult Education program is carefully tailored to meet your individual needs and provide a flexible and inclusive learning environment. Our dedicated faculty and staff are committed to helping you succeed, offering personalized guidance and support as you navigate your educational path.

One of the core pillars of our program is accessibility. We believe that education should be available to everyone, regardless of their background or circumstances. With this principle in mind, we offer a wide range of educational opportunities, including high school equivalency preparation, workforce training, English language instruction, and college readiness courses. We strive to empower you with the knowledge and skills necessary to thrive in today's dynamic and competitive world.

Our state-of-the-art facilities and cutting-edge resources create an engaging learning environment where you can actively participate in hands-on activities, collaborative projects, and interactive discussions. We embrace innovative teaching methodologies that leverage technology to enhance your learning experience. Through our program, you'll gain not only subject-specific knowledge but also critical thinking, problem-solving, and communication skills that are vital in today's rapidly evolving society.

Furthermore, our Adult Education program offers a supportive community of like-minded individuals who share your passion for personal growth and development. Through networking opportunities, mentorship programs, and extracurricular activities, you'll have the chance to connect with fellow learners, build lasting friendships, and expand your professional network.

Whether you're returning to education after a hiatus or embarking on a new educational journey, the Arkansas State University - Newport Adult Education program is here to guide you towards achieving your goals. We invite you to explore our website, discover the range of programs we offer, and learn more about the transformative opportunities that await you.

Join us at Arkansas State University-Newport Adult Education, where lifelong learning knows no boundaries. Together, we'll unlock your potential and empower you to shape a brighter future.

GED Student Support

Students who receive the GED® may be eligible for the Arkansas State University-Newport GED Scholarship. This scholarship will help students continue their education at ASU-Newport. You can find more information located at

Instructional Support
ASUN Adult Education has developed this YouTube channel to aid our students as they strive to achieve their GED.

Study Guides
The following study guides explain the skills that are covered in each GED® test subject and include sample questions. Use these with your students to help them prepare for each test subject. GED® - Study Guides

Document Requests
No official diplomas or transcripts are kept at the ASU-Newport Adult Education Centers. To request an official diploma or transcript, please click here.

Click here to complete ASUN Adult Education participant feedback

Locations and Times

Classes will be offered at the following locations and times:

Newport Campus
Monday - Thursday
8:00am - 4:30pm

Marked Tree Campus   
Monday - Thursday
8:00am - 4:30pm

Jonesboro Adult Education Center
2601 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Dr. Suite C
Monday - Thursday, 8:00am - 8:00pm
Friday, 8:00am - 4:30pm

Trumann Sims-Talbot Center
212 S. Melton
Monday - Thursday, 8:00am - 4:30pm

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