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Community Schools:

Many community schools offer educational and special interest classes for self-improvement and recreation.  Some also offer credits for professional development. Online classes are also beginning to become available.  

Ocean County College
"The Academy of Lifelong Learning provides quality educational programs for adults 55 and over to enhance their intellectual, physical, and personal well being in a friendly environment."  There is an annual membership fee plus educational for each class.

Jackson Township Community Education

Lacey Township Community School  

Lakewood Community School

Pinelands Adult Community School, Tuckerton

Plumsted Township School District  
    (609) 758 - 6800

Southern Regional Adult School, Manahawkin

Additional Sources of Information:

Ocean County Library branches offer educational and recreational programs. Check our Calendar of Events for details. Libraries have been called “universities of the people.” Check our catalog, or contact your local Ocean County Library branch. We have materials about many subjects you may want to learn about.

College and Financial Aid  
    Our own web page lists links to colleges and universities in the area.

Ocean County Vocational Technical Schools  
    “The Ocean County Vocational Technical Schools Adult Education Division strives to help adults in their efforts to improve their skills in their current job or prepare them to start a new career.”

The St. Francis Center of Brant Beach, Long Beach Island coordinates ESL classes for adult students at various locations throughout Ocean County. Other programs administered by the center include:


updated st.francis ged classes (2010)
Lakewood, Manahawkin, Toms River and Brick


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