• About ABE GED®

  • The ABE/GED® program offers classes in both Spanish and English designed to develop the skills needed in reading, math, science, social studies and writing in preparation for the GED® tests, skill advancement and employability.

    • Individuals ages 16 or older are eligible to enroll.
    • Students under 18 must have the GED® Option Parent Assurance form and Authorization for GED® Testing or Release from Compulsory Attendance from the high school of their legal residence emailed to Nikki.Miller@mhcc.edu or brought to JumpStart.

    How to Begin


    Summer term begins June 22, 2020!

    Classes are 11 weeks long during the fall term, 10 weeks during winter, spring and summer terms. Check the Academic Calendar for exact dates.


    Our instructors are highly qualified. All have Masters Degrees in related field.

    Benefits to Students

    • Free use of facilities including the computer lab, library, gym and swimming pool. You will receive a student ID card when you enroll in class.
    • Student Resource Specialist support and advising

    ABE/GED Class Descriptions

    • Language Arts (Reading/Writing): Two days, 8 hours per week, $30
    • Math: Two days, 8 hours per week, $30

    *Fee waivers available for those who qualify. Ask a staff member about eligibility.

    Time Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday
    9 a.m.-12:50 p.m. Math Language Arts Math Language Arts
    5:45-9:35 p.m. Math Language Arts Math Language Arts
    *Subject to change