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Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities Education Program

The Adult Basic Education and Transitional Opportunities Program (ABETO) at College of The Albemarle’s (COA) College and Career Readiness (CCR) program offers courses to help those with intellectual and developmental disabilities enhance their educational and life skills. The courses provide a classroom experience in a college setting. Computers and course materials are used to enhance the following subject areas:

  • Reading
  • Math
  • Other life skills

Qualifying students have the opportunity to transition into the workforce.

Class Schedule

Campus Days Times
COA – Elizabeth City Monday – Thursday 9 a.m. – 2 p.m.


To join the ABETO program, complete the CCR Application for Admission.

The following documents are required for admission:

  • Social Security Card
  • Unexpired state-issued photo identification (or passport or military identification)

For more information about registration or enrolling in the ABETO program, please email or contact Denise Lane or Faye Oliver:

Denise Lane
Instructional Aide, CCR
COA – Elizabeth City: C 139A
252-335-0821 ext. 2991

Faye Oliver
COA – Elizabeth City: C 101
252-335-0821 ext. 2991