INSIDE ADULT EDUCATION
Thank you for your interest in our academic and Career Technical Education (CTE) courses. We work hard to ensure our classes meet education and industry standards so that you receive a quality education. During your time with us, we hope you put forth your best work and are successful in reaching your goals. The enrollment process is different for each category of student, so please note the enrollment information listed in each section of our website.
Career Technical Student
These are students taking Career and Technical Education classes that are designed to give them entry level skills in a trade program. Tuition rates vary by eligibility. Please see the Career Technical Programs page for further explanation of tuition rates and eligibility. Career Technical Education students are required to re-register for each trimester or semester. This is a tuition-based program.
These are students who are 18 years of age or over as of July 1, of the current school year, and whose graduating class has graduated enroll in one of the following adult ed academic classes: Academic Skill Development, GED Prep, or High School Completion. Academic classes are free of charge for participants. After participants complete the Orientation and Assessment Testing and are placed into classes, the students will remain registered through the end of the school year unless they choose to officially drop or are dropped by attendance violations. This is a tuition-free program.
Students who are 18 years of age or over as of July 1, 2019 whose graduating class has graduated, who enroll in one of the EDGE Career Technical Programs and one of the following adult ed academic classes: Academic Skill Development, GED Prep, or High School Completion. Academic classes are available mornings, afternoons, evenings, and may be available at three locations: Bay-Arenac ISD Career Center, Bay City MiWorks! and Standish MiWorks! All of the CTE course will be held at the BAISD Career Center. This is a tuition-free program.
These are students who are 16-21 years of age as of September 1 of the current school year, are non graduates, and live in Bay or Arenac county, who enroll in the following academic classes: GED Prep or High School Completion. Academic classes are free of charge for pupils. After pupils register they will be scheduled for an orientation session. Once the orientation is completed students will be placed into classes and they will begin working on their coursework. Students will remain registered through the end of the school year unless they choose to officially drop or are dropped by attendance and or progress violations. This is a tuition-free program.
In addition to the academic and career technical classes, the adult education department is also an official GED testing center. The GED Exam is typically offered once a month.
Annual Graduation Ceremonies
There is an annual graduation ceremony at the end of the school year for all students who compete a career technical program certificate, successfully pass the GED exam, or earn a high school diploma.
We appreciate your interest in the Bay-Arenac ISD Adult Education Program, and we look forward to helping you meet your educational goals.
We will begin taking applications for students (pupils) 16-19 years of age, on Monday, August 13th, at 9 a.m. and adults (participants) 20 years of age and up, on Monday, August 20th, at 9 a.m.
Registration for Career Technical Students begins August 20th, at 9 a.m.
For More Information about the program contact us at:
Bay-Arenac ISD Adult Education 4155 Monitor Road
Bay City, MI 48706
(989) 667-3275 Telephone
1-800-227-6382 Toll Free
(989) 667-3291 Fax