Research and Sponsored Programs: Grants in Action

Adult Basic Literacy Education

Principal Investigator: Melinda Arcuri, Program Director/GED Coordinator
Sponsor: Pennsylvania Department of Education, Adult Basic Literacy Education
Department: Education
College: College of Professional Studies

Through funding provided by the Pennsylvania Department of Education, Marywood is able to provide services to help students improve basic skills that support continuation into higher education, the search for sustainable employment opportunities, and better participation in the education of their children. Classes are available in areas such as English as a Second Language (ESL) and High School Equivalency (GED/HiSET) and tutoring is also offered in each of these areas to help students excel.