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Register for Spring 2016

GED Preparation Courses

Our Program

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 the COMPASS® test
  • 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 costs, class schedules, step-by-step registration process, and more.

Our Classes

All of 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, for eight weeks.
  • Language Arts classes provide instruction in reading, writing, grammar, spelling, and vocabulary.
  • Math classes are designed to build skill in number functions, multi-step word problems, algebra and geometry.
  • Homework, midterm and final exams for each class.

Our Students 

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

  • Motivated to earn a GED®.
  • Preparing for a college entrance exam (COMPASS®, AccuPlacer®, etc.) or college-level coursework.
  • Looking to improve literacy and 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:

Student Services

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