ABE & GED



Adult Basic Education (ABE)

Transitional Studies~~Open the doors to a new career!

Program Overview:  Adult Basic Education (ABE)/GED is designed to enable those who have not completed high school to earn the General Education Development (GED).  Adult Basic Education also serves those needing a review of basic skills before entering other college programs. 

Adult Basic Education / GED courses serve adults (18 years or older) who need to upgrade their skills in reading, writing, and math.  Students are administered a placement test upon entry.  This test is a Washington State requirement and is for placement purposes only.  Program of study is then determined individually.  Instruction is offered via individual study, structured courses, learning communities, and computers.  The program is offered in both English and bilingual/Spanish to meet individual student needs. 

Open Registration.  Join us anytime.

Meeting Place & Time

Room 131 

Phone 758-1708

Academic Year:

  • 9:30 a.m. - 11:20 a.m.         Monday - Friday
  • 12:30 p.m. - 3:20 p.m.         Monday - Friday
  • 5:30 p.m. –  7:50 p.m.         Monday - Wednesday

English as a Second Language (ESL)

English as a second language.  FREE classes for non-English speakers to learn or improve their English.

Room 134

Phone 758-1708

Academic Year:

  • 6:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Tuesday & Thursday

 

General Education Development (GED)

The GED degree is comprised of four tests: Math, Reasoning through Language Arts, Science and Social Studies.  Students may take each test as they are ready for them.  The testing fee is $30.00 per test and Official Practice tests are $6.00 per test.  Missed tests result in a forfeiture of fees.

Payment for each test is made online at:  www.gedtestingservice.com  

 

GED testing Sessions:  

Tuesday afternoon at 12:30 to 4:30 p.m. and Wednesday afternoon at 12:30 to 4:30 p.m.  Schedule testing at: www.gedtestingservice.com  call: 509-758-3339 for scheduling information.  Photo I.D. is required for testing.

 

Transcripts for GED tests are available at:  www.gedverify.org

Citizenship

FREE classes to prepare for the citizenship test. Call for dates and times.

 For more information:

Call 509-758-1708. Please leave a message if there is no answer and your call will be returned.