Delaware County GED Classes and Testing

GED Classes & Testing

Winter 2016 Classes
Click here for the schedule and application.

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.

Winter 2016 Schedule

Click here for the application. 

Marple Campus
Program Introduction
9:30 a.m.-noon
January 5

9:30 a.m.-noon
January 12-March 2
March 7-April 21
May 2-June 20
Southeast Center 
Program Introduction
12:30-3 p.m.
January 6

12:30-3 p.m., Mon-Thurs
January 12-March 1
March 7-April 21

Program Introduction

6-9 p.m.
January 12

6-9 p.m., Tues & Thurs
January 19-March 24
April 5-June 9
Upper Darby Center
Program Introduction
9-11:30 a.m.
January 6

9-11:30 a.m.. Mon-Thurs
January 12-March 2
March 7-April 21
May 2-June 20

More information is available by contacting the ABLE office: 

Jeff Kriebel, Program Coordinator
484-237-6244, 610-723-4095

Jeri Fakete, Program Assistant


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.

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Mathematical Reasoning
CSP 9277 / Length: 20 hours 

Cost: $159
Reasoning Through Language Arts
CSP 2122 / Length: 12 hours 

Cost: $99
CSP 2123 / Length: 12 hours

CRN 1981, Saturdays
October 31-December 21
9 a.m.-Noon
Marple Campus

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

CRN 1982, Saturdays
October 31-November 21
12:30-3:30 p.m.
Marple Campus

Cost: $99


Testing Center Location
Delaware County Community College - Marple Campus
901 S. Media Line Road
Media, PA 19063.

Registration for the Exam

Registration is online through Please note: You must be at least 16 years old to sign up for MyGED™.

Cost of test: Total test $120. Payment is made online. You may schedule for one or more tests at a time. The cost per subject is $30. Sign up online through any computer, tablet or smartphone.

The GED® Test Specifications
Four content areas:

  • Reasoning Through Language Arts (RLA) (150 minutes)
    - Section 1 (35 minutes*)
    - Section 2 (45 minutes)
    - Student Break (10 minutes)
    - Section 3 (60 minutes*)
    *The time allotted for sections 1 and 3 may vary slightly, but the total test time will always be 150 minutes.
  • Mathematical Reasoning (90 minutes)
    - Part 1 - calculators not allowed
    - Part 2 - calculators allowed
  • Science (90 minutes)
  • Social Studies (90 minutes)
    - Section 1 (65 minutes)
    - Section 2 (25 minutes)
  • English and Spanish
  • 3 opportunities to test per year, per content area
  • Delivered on computer (not online)
  • Paper testing only available as an accommodation

The 2002 GED® Test
To request a transcript visit: