General Education Development (GED)

Course Descriptions

GED 009: GED Preparation

Credits: Maximum of 10.0 possible

Class prepares students for the official GED tests, college classes, and current or future work. Registration permitted first seven weeks as space is available. Prerequisite(s): Departmental advising required.

Course Level Objectives

  1. Demonstrate improvement in one of the following areas: math, writing, and/or reading in preparation for passing the GED.
  2. Practice group interaction skills.
  3. Recall and apply test taking strategies.
  4. Describe and apply study skill techniques.

GED 010: Advanced GED Preparation

Credits: Maximum of 10.0 possible

A fast paced GED preparation class that prepares students for the official GED tests, college classes, and current or future work. Registration permitted first seven weeks (six in summer) as space is available. S/U grade option. Prerequisite(s): Departmental advising required.

Course Level Objectives

  1. Demonstrate improvement in math and writing in preparation for taking the GED.
  2. Apply test taking strategies.
  3. Identify and apply study skill techniques.
  4. Devise and implement the beginning stages of a career/academic plan.