GED Preparation Program


Step 1: Complete the TABE Placement Test

This test is used to determine your academic skill level in Mathematics and Language Arts. Contact the Non-Credit Registration Office (address & phone number listed at the left) to schedule your exam.

    • The cost is $15. Our office accepts credit/debit cards, checks or money orders. Cash is NOT accepted.
    • You must provide a government-issued photo ID when registering for the test.
    • Your results on this exam will determine which course(s) for which you are eligible.

                          Summer 2014 TABE Testing Schedule
       Wednesday, April 16, 2014 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
       Friday, April 25, 2014 12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
       Wednesday, April 20, 2014 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
       Friday, May 9, 2014 12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
       Saturday, May 17, 2014 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.
       Thursday, May 22, 2014 6:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m.
       Saturday, May 31, 2014 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.

NOTE: Applicants who arrive late to their scheduled test will be asked to reschedule on another date.


Step 2: Review TABE Results

Upon completion of the TABE test, you will receive a document detailing your results and the course(s) that correspond to your academic skill level.

                                            Summer 2014 GED Course Schedule

Course Name Dates Time Text Book*
Math 1
Mon/Wed
June 2 - July 23
7:30 p.m. - 9:20 p.m.
Building Strategies
(McClannahan)
$9
Language Arts 1
Mon/Wed
June 2 - July 23
5:30 p.m. - 7:20 p.m.
Reading Basics Intermediate Workbook
(Brennan McGraw Hill)
$23
Math 2
Mon/Wed
June 2 - July 23
5:30 p.m. - 7:20 p.m.
Pre-GED Mathematics
(Steck-Vaughn Company)
$22
Language Arts 2
Mon/Wed
June 2 - July 23
7:30 p.m. - 9:20 p.m.
Access Reading
(Steck-Vaughn Company)
$8                  
Math 3
Tues/Thurs
June 3 - July 24
7:30 p.m. - 9:20 p.m.

Complete GED Preparation
(Steck-Vaughn Company)
$15

TI-30XS Calculator
$20

Language Arts 3
Tues/Thurs
June 3 - July 24
5:30 p.m. - 9:20 p.m.
Complete GED Preparation
(Steck-Vaughn Company)
$15
Math 4
Tues/Thurs
June 3 - July 24
5:30 p.m. - 7:20 p.m.
No book purchase required. Textbook
provided in class.
Language Arts 4
Tues/Thurs
June 3 - July 24
7:30 p.m. - 9:20 p.m.
CSCC Custom Mercury Reader
(Language Arts 4)
$34
*NOTE: CSCC Bookstore prices subject to change without notice. The amounts noted above are only estimates.


Step 3: Register for Classes

Take your TABE results form to the Non-Credit Registration Office (address & phone number listed at the left) to register and pay for classes.

NOTE: You MUST have the TABE results form to register.

       Summer EARLY REGISTRATION
      
March 26, 2014 - May 27, 2014
       $99.00 per class*

       Summer LATE REGISTRATION
       May 28, 2014 - June 3, 2014
       $149 per class*

*NOTE: Basic GED Prep classes are always $149.

Step 4: Purchase Textbooks

Textbooks may be purchased at the CSCC bookstore, located at the corner of Cleveland Avenue and Mt. Vernon Avenue. Book prices are subject to change but generally cost between $15 and $40, depending on the class.