December 16, 2016
GED Summer Schedule
Summer class will be held Monday evenings 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. until Monday September 4th, 2017. Extra help will be provided Wednesday mornings 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Fall 2017 Enrollment
Fall 2017 Registration and Orientation will take place in the first week of classes September 11th to 14th. Please call to sign-up for one of our 6 day or evening orientation sessions. If you have taken part in our Summer GED course you may not need to re-register; speak with our Student Services Coordinator, Ruth, to determine your enrollment status.
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It's never too late! The GED® is a nationally recognized high school equivalency credential. For more information about the GED® program, visit www.GED.com.The Education Exchange offers GED® Prep Classes at four different locations in Southern Rhode Island. We pride ourselves on our qualified and credentialed teachers who bring an enthusiasm for teaching and a plethora of adult education experience into our classrooms.
Adults who earn a GED® credential can earn the same level of weekly wages as high school graduates, increasing their earning potential by about $115 per week. By 2018, 63% of all U.S. jobs will require education beyond high school.
Full-time workers with a high school diploma earn almost $10,000 more per year than those without a diploma.
The GED preparation program offers:
- Mutli-level instruction for all types of adult learners
- Approved Alternative Learning Program for ages 16+
- Morning and evening classes offered
- Classes meet 2 or 3 times a week
- Instruction in reading, writing, science, math & computer studies
- GED test preparation
ENROLLMENT during the Semester
Classes are ongoing with open enrollment and individuals may join at any time. Our classes run on a traditional academic schedule from September through May, with a short break for the holiday season.
The Education Exchange offers some programs free of charge for participants who qualify through the Department of Labor and Training. Call for details.
- Assessment & Testing: $50
- Standard Tuition: $75
- Financial assistance and payment plan options are available.
Peace Dale, North Kingstown, Westerly