Adult Education


The Office Of Public Instruction oversees adult education programs in Montana that receive federal grant funding under the Adult Education and Family Literacy Act (AEFLA), Title II of the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA).


Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Adult Education (AE) Service Providers offer no-cost services to assist qualifying individuals prepare for the HiSET (high school equivalency exam – formerly the GED), postsecondary education or training, and the workforce. These programs also help immigrants and English language learners improve academic skills in preparation for citizenship and participation in their communities.  Our WIOA Adult Education Service Providers offer in-person instruction and distance learning opportunities.

If you or someone you know is interested in learning more about these high-quality, no-cost services, please contact your regional WIOA Adult Education Service Provider or the Office of Public Instruction Adult Education State Staff.

Contact Information for WIOA Adult Education Programs

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OPI Staff are here to help:

Emily Fuller, Adult Education Program Specialist, (406) 594-3750

Katie Madsen, Adult Education State Director, (406) 465-1341


Meet the Adult Education Team