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GED Preparation Courses

Our program is designed to help students improve their math and language arts skills in preparation for the GED® test, COMPASS® exam, or employment assessments. We are committed to teaching to each student rather than using the “one room schoolhouse” approach used by many other programs. Students complete a brief math and reading assessment and enroll in classes appropriate to their academic skill-level.

We offer:

  • Classroom instruction in math and language arts
  • Small class sizes ensure individualized attention
  • Preparation for the GED® test
  • Preparation for college entrance exams or workplace aptitude tests
  • College enrollment information and assistance
  • Academic advising to help you plan for the future
  • Basic reading, writing, and math skills to improve workplace success

See our GED® brochure for detailed information, including placement test info, class schedules, step-by-step registration process, and more.

 


 

Our Classes

Our classes are taught by experienced instructors trained in adult education who have a passion for teaching.

More details:

  • Classes meet twice a week, for two hours each session, for eight weeks -- a total of 32 hours.
  • Language Arts classes provide instruction in reading, writing, grammar, spelling, and vocabulary.
  • Math classes are designed to build skills in number functions, multi-step word problems, algebra and geometry.
  • Homework, midterms and final exams are an integral part of each class.

 


 

Our Students 

Classes are designed for students who are 17* or older and are:

  • Motivated to do whatever it take to earn their GED®.
  • Preparing for a college entrance exam (COMPASS®, AccuPlacer®, etc.) or college-level coursework.
  • Looking to improve their literacy and/or math skills to open up career opportunities.

NOTE: Anyone under the age of 19 who is registering for classes must provide emergency contact information.

* The Ohio GED® testing program requires all test-takers under the age of 19 to submit additional paperwork to be eligible to take the exam. Details and copies of the forms are available at the following web address:
     • http://education.ohio.gov/Topics/Testing/Ohio-Options-for-Adult-Diploma/GED/Applying-for-the-GED.

 


 

Student Services

  • Academic planning
  • Information about College Financial Aid opportunities
  • Assistance with transition to college

Upcoming Terms:

  • Aug. 8 - Oct. 1
  • Oct. 17 - Dec. 13
  • Jan. 9 - March 6