Thomas Jefferson Adult Career Education
What Is TJACE @PVCC?
TJACE @PVCC offers instruction for area adults to help enhance core academic skills and earn a high school diploma or GED, improve English Language Skills for speakers of other languages (ESL), and prepare for next career steps through integrated education and training programs.
The TJACE @PVCC goal is to provide quality services and convenient access to adult education services. TJACE serves more than 600 adults in Central Virginia, which includes the counties of Albemarle, Fluvanna, Greene, Louisa, Nelson and the City of Charlottesville.
How do I get started?
Sign up for an Assessment session. The TJACE team wants you to get into the class that best meets your needs. The first step is to come to TJACE for an assessment. All new students must take an assessment prior to starting classes. During the assessment, you will meet with an advisor and register for classes.
Registration for Spring Classes
Registration for spring 2024 classes is open. Students must register in person at the Adult Learning Center (ALC) at IX Art Park. All spring session classes are FREE. Students must register in person at the Adult Learning Center (ALC) at IX Art Park.
Assessments are required for new students. Call 434.961.5461 to schedule an assessment.
NEW! Family Learning Classes
How Much Do Classes Cost?
All classes are free. The NEDP program cost is $50. Scholarships are available.
- Career-Focused Training
- High School Flex (GED and NEDP)
- English for Speakers of Other Languages (ESOL)
Complete and submit the information request form to learn more about TJACE @PVCC classes and programs.
We need you! Do you have spare time? TJACE needs volunteers to assist in the classrooms, with special projects and events. Day and evening times are available. For more information, call Cherry at 434.961.5465 or email email@example.com.
“I always walk away with the feeling that I just helped someone achieve something she could not have achieved on his or her own.” —Volunteer
- www.GED.com — Set up an email account. This will enable you to check out all of the sites, including a free practice test
- www.gcflearnfree.org — Learn the essential skills they need to live and work in the 21st century from Microsoft Office and email to reading, math, and more.
- Get Financial Assistance during COVID-19
Thomas Jefferson Adult Career Education @ PVCC
935-A Second St., SE, Charlottesville, VA 22902
PVCC JEFFERSON SCHOOL CENTER
233 Fourth Street NW Charlottesville, VA 22903 (Across from the Staples office supply store downtown)
VA Career Works Charlottesville Center
944 Glenwood Station Lane, Suite 103 Charlottesville, VA, 22901
PVCC Main Building
501 College Drive, Charlottesville, VA 22903
Fluvanna Adult Education Center
14455 James Madison Highway, Palmyra, VA
PVCC Giuseppe Center (2nd Floor, Greene County Library)
222 Main Street, Stanardsville, VA 22973
Louisa County Public Schools (LCPS) Adult & Career Education Center
815 Davis Highway, Mineral, VA