• About ABE GED®

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

    **Due to COVID-19, all classes are offered online.**


    Getting Started

    To get enrolled and start working toward completing your GED® or improving your reading, writing, and math skills, individuals will need to be an MHCC student. Below you will find the steps for new students.

    1. Apply for Admissions: Apply online. The Admissions process is quick, easy and free! Within 1-3 business days, you will receive a unique MHCC ID. Are you under 18 years of age? Students under 18 must submit the GED® Option Parent Assurance form and Authorization for GED® Testing, or Release from Compulsory Attendance from the high school of their legal residence.
    2. Complete the Intake Form and Assessment Tests for the ABE/GED classes.
    3. Attend a mandatory Zoom Orientation session: See the right-hand side of the page for our upcoming sessions. You will select an orientation session when you complete the Intake Form and Assessment Tests


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

    Class Information

    Two classes are offered:

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

    Note 1: Fee waivers available for those who qualify. Ask a staff member about eligibility.

    Note 2: Science and Social Studies are integrated into both Math and Language Arts courses.

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