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Entrance Requirements

Annually over 20,000 students, people like you, choose Hacienda La Puente Adult Education for quality job and academic training.

The number speaks for itself. Enroll today!

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Mission Statement

Hacienda La Puente Adult Education provides a comprehensive educational and career training program that helps a diverse population achieve their goals.


All CTE classes have a minimal entrance score.

Please check to see if you scored high enough to enroll in the class/program of your interest.

CASAS Competency Levels for CTE
Course/Program Reading Level Math Level
Accounting Clerk 231 225
Automechanics 226 216
Administrative Office Assistant 231 223
Certified Nurse Assistant (CNA) 226 216
Childcare Development 220 211
Computer Repair/Network 241 226
Cosmetologist 226 216
Culinary Arts 226 220
Dental Assistant 231 217
Electrician 220 211
General Office Clerk 226 215
Machinist 220 211
Major Appliance Repair 220 211
Medical Assistant 235 221
Medical Billing and Coding 235 215
Medical Secretary 239 215
Optical/ Dispensing & Lab Tech 230 215
NEW! Pharm Clerk 235 231
Security Guard 220 211
Skin Care  231 211
Water Technology 226 216
Web page Design 233 222
Welder Combination 221 219
New! Pharmacy Tech must take TABE must take TABE
PT - Takes a different exam n/a n/a
LVN - Takes a different exam n/a n/a


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