AEP Questions and Answers
This is a collection of questions that are most frequently asked of the AEP Office. They are organized by topic area and will be updated as needed.
Age & Limits
It is their age upon program entry.
The CDE is conducting an education code review - and once they verify which education code is still valid for adult school enrollment expectations- the AEP office will release it through the program guidance. Until then, the 18 years old is the only requirement right now on the K12 side. Community College education code allows for schools to go to their local board and ask for approval on a case by case basis for exceptions to the age requirement.
Yes a teen mom is considered emancipated and can attend an adult school. Be advised that all special accommodation and services must be available for these students. You should consult your legal office for extenuating circumstances that go beyond Education Code and into health and safety regulations.