It is the mission of the Metropolitan Adult Education Program to provide a supportive learning environment
that prepares students to achieve their fullest potential by developing
skills to succeed in a global society.
The Metropolitan Adult Education Program (MAEP) is a unit of the Metropolitan
Education District (MetroED) and offers adult education classes for free or at
a very low-cost. MAEP is one of the oldest and largest adult education
programs in the state.
The classes are convenient, accessible, and have flexible
schedules to meet the family and work needs of adults. The
courses range from basic skills in math, reading and writing,
English as a Second Language, Adult high school diploma to Career Technical (Vocational)
certificate programs. Click here for the Class Schedule.
MAEP is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and
Colleges (WASC). All teachers have California State Teaching
credentials and all course curricula meet the California
State guidelines and are reviewed and updated regularly.