English as a Second Language


English language instruction is offered for the student whose first language is not English. Instruction includes conversation, reading and writing skills. An interactive ESOL computer lab and audio/ video materials supplement the classroom instruction.

Message to GED & ESL students regarding the Coronavirus & Classes. (PDF)



Providing educational opportunities both for adults who have not completed secondary education and for adults who need to learn the English language (English Language Learners - ELL).

To be eligible, students must be beyond compulsory school age and officially withdrawn from public school. ABE, ESOL and GED classes may also be held off campus at other locations.

Contact the Adult Basic Education office at (432) 335-6380 for additional information.

  • Click HERE for the current Continuing Education Schedule
  • Click HERE for TXCHSE (GED) Information


Call: (432) 335-6380
Email: AELinfo@odessa.edu
Office: 201 W. University - Deaderick Hall Room 106 - Odessa, TX 79764 

Site Classes
Odessa College Deaderick Hall ABE, ESOL, ASE, Group/Classroom Instruction & Individual study/computer assisted learning.
Andrews Adult Literacy Center ABE/GED
Kermit High School ABE/GED

OC Extension Pecos