The Adult and Continuing Education Department offers a diverse selection of classes and programs. They include business training, trade/technical training and personal enrichment.
Business and Industry Courses are offered on a semi-annual basis to individuals who seek career trade skills. These courses include electrical wiring, welding, cosmetology, and health careers. Students who successfully complete a selected course will be provided with nationally recognized certification. Business trainings are also offered through the Center for Business and Industry and customized to fit the need of a specific business or organization.
Personal enrichment courses are offered in a variety of fields including photography, computers, and communication.
We also offer a select number of courses for online instruction.
Courses/Programs are based on community needs and desires and can change each semester.
Literacy Education (Language and High School Equivalency): Literacy Education programs are offered to adults for instruction in English and math and are available free of charge.
Business & Industry Courses: Looking to learn a trade for a new career or earn licensing and certification needed for your current career?
Cosmetology: Cosmetology provides students with the technical knowledge and skills necessary to qualify for the New York State Appearance Enhancement Licensing Exam.
Online Instruction: Our instructor-facilitated online courses are informative, fun, convenient, and highly interactive.
Health Careers Courses: Health care is a growing field with a number of employment opportunities.
Computer Applications: Looking to bring your computer or tablet to its full potential?
Personal Development: Are you maximizing your full potential?
Creative Arts & Leisure: Creativity is the ultimate form of expression.
Jefferson-Lewis BOCES Testing Center: The Jefferson-Lewis BOCES Testing Center partners with national test development and delivery providers to offer professional certification and license examinations.