Central Vermont Adult Basic Education

Logo_Full_006633Our Montpelier location is in suite 3 of the Capitol Plaza Hotel, directly across the street from the Capitol Movie Theater. We are between the Hotel lobby and Northfield Savings Bank, next to J. Morgan's restaurant.


We help students to...

Dream big
in themselves
what it takes
their education and career goals

Our core services are:

  • Skills Building
  • English Language
  • High School Diploma
  • GED
  • Career and College Readiness

CVABE’s educational programs are FREE!

Our students receive intensive, personalized instruction to find and accentuate their strengths and gain success.  They are taught one-to-one and in small, supportive groups.  Proven teaching methods assist students with achieving their unique learning and life goals.  Students work with a teacher to develop a unique and personalized learning plan. Goal-based education may include skills for getting a high school credential, improving skills for work, or moving on to higher education or a better job.  CVABE tailors its programs to each student’s needs.

We Will Work With You

We will work with you to identify your educational goals and develop a Personalized Learning Plan to meet those goals. You will learn what you want and need, and where and when it's convenient for you.

Student learning can be in small groups, one-on-one instruction with an instructor, an online course, or through independent learning projects and internships.


We understand that you as an adult are busy with work and family responsibilities, so we provide flexible scheduling to meet your needs. instruction is available seven days a week from 7 AM to 7 PM (with prior notice).