If you earn your GED at NPC Adult Education, you could be eligible for 50% off your tuition at Ƶ Park College. Call (501) 760-4335 for more details.

Arkansas Adult Education is proud to partner with the Arkansas Department of Human Services through the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Education and Training (SNAP E&T) and the Temporary Assistance for Needy  Families (TANF) program to provide  more assistance to our students. Visit the Adult Educations SNAP/TANF page for more information.

Division Overview

Whether you are preparing for college and want to brush up on your math skills, or you are a dislocated worker needing to retrain for a better job, we have a program for you. Our programs are FREE!

We offer Adult Basic Education (ABE), General Adult Education (GAE), and English as a Second Language (ESL) classes, the W.A.G.E program, and GED Testing.

Program Structure

The Adult Education Center offers a wide range of classes that are available to any adult over the age of 18 who is a resident of the area. Flexible class schedules provide day and evening sessions to meet the unique needs of adult learners.


Campus Center

Adult Education Building
101 College Drive
Hot Springs, AR 71913
Monday through Friday 8:00am-4:00pm
Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday Evenings 4:00pm-8:00pm

Grand Avenue Center

155 East Grand Avenue, Suite B
Hot Springs, AR 71901
Monday through Thursday 8:00am-3:00pm

Gardner Elementary Facility

525 Hammond Drive
Hot Springs, AR 71901
Monday through Thursday 8:00am-4:00pm