Chester County GED Classes and Testing

GED Classes & Testing

ABLE Grant Funded GED® Program

(Funding provided by the Bureau of Postsecondary and Adult Education/ Pennsylvania Department of Education)

The mission of the program is to teach basic through higher level skills and to assist learners in developing the job readiness skills and credentials that will enable them to move into the workforce, training programs and/or higher education. Classes are open to anyone age 18 or older and are at no cost to the participant.

Learners may attend classes on college campuses and community locations. Classes scheduled during the day meet ten hours per week for seven weeks. Sessions begin September, January, March, and May. Evening classes meet six hours per week for 10 weeks. Sessions are offered September, January and April.

Enrolled learners who obtain a GED® diploma are eligible for a College application fee waiver and invited to a graduation ceremony held annually on the Marple Campus.

Applications for the program are available on all College campuses and may be printed from this website (see link below)

Winter and Spring 2015 Schedule and Application >>

More information is available by contacting the Downingtown Campus ABLE office:

   
Jody Harman, program coordinator
    484-237-6244, jharman@dccc.edu
    Jeri Fakete, program assistant
    484-237-6246, jfakete@dccc.edu

GED Program, 100 Bond Dr., Downingtown, PA 19335

Community Education GED Program (Advanced)

This series of courses help you prepare for the new 2014 GED® test leading to the Pennsylvania High School Equivalency Diploma. Students should be at an 8th-10th grade proficiency level before registering for these courses. Call 610-359-5025 for course questions.

Register for Classes >>

Mathematical Reasoning
CSP 2121 / Length: 12 hours

CRN 2506, Monday & Wednesday, Sept. 15-Oct. 1, 6-8 p.m. 
Downingtown Campus

Cost: $99
Reasoning Through Language Arts
CSP 2122 / Length: 12 hours

CRN 2508, Monday & Wednesday,
Oct. 4-25, 9 a.m.-noon
Downingtown Campus

Cost: $99
Science
CSP 2123 / Length: 12 hours

CRN 2509, Monday & Wednesday,
Oct. 27-Nov. 12, 6-8 p.m.
Downingtown Campus 

Cost: $99
Social Studies
CSP 2124 / Length: 12 hours

CRN 2513, Monday & Wednesday,
Nov. 17-Dec. 8, 6-8 p.m.
Downingtown Campus

Cost: $99

Chester County GED Testing

The Delaware County Community College - Chester County locations no longer operate a GED testing center.  In order to register, students must now visit www.ged.com to create a profile, find a testing center, register and pay for the tests.  Students are encouraged to use the Delaware County Community College - Marple Campus in  Media as a testing site.

Further information about GED testing can be found on the website www.ged.org.