GED Preparation Program


Step 1: Complete the TABE Placement Test

This test is used to determine your academic skill level in Mathematics and Language Arts. Contact the Non-Credit Registration Office (address & phone number listed at the left) to schedule your exam.

    • The cost is $15. Our office accepts credit/debit cards, checks or money orders. Cash is NOT accepted.
    • You must provide a government-issued photo ID when registering for the test.
    • Your results on this exam will determine the course(s) for which you are eligible.

                   Summer Term 2015 TABE Testing Schedule
       Wednesday, April 15, 2015 1:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
       Friday, April 24, 2015 1:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
       Wednesday, April 29, 2015 1:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
       Friday, May 8, 2015 1:00 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.
       Saturday, May 16, 2015 9:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.
       Thursday, May 21, 2015 6:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.
       Saturday, May 30, 2015 9:00 a.m. - 11:30 a.m.

NOTE: Applicants who arrive late to their scheduled test will be asked to reschedule on another date.


Step 2: Review TABE Results

Upon completion of the TABE test, you will receive a document detailing your results and the course(s) that correspond to your academic skill level.

                                            Summer Term 2015 GED Course Schedule

Course Name Dates Time Text Book*
Math 1
Mon/Wed
June 1 - July 22
7:30 p.m. - 9:20 p.m.
Pre-GED Mathematics
(Steck-Vaughn Company)
$13
Language Arts 1
Mon/Wed
June 1 - July 22
5:30 p.m. - 7:20 p.m.
Reading Basics Intermediate Workbook
(Brennan McGraw Hill)
$23
Math 2
Mon/Wed
June 1 - July 22
5:30 p.m. - 7:20 p.m.
New GED Test Strategies, Practice and Review
(Kaplan)
$18
Language Arts 2
Mon/Wed
June 1 - July 22
7:30 p.m. - 9:20 p.m.
Top 50 Reading Skills for GED Success
(McGraw Hill)
$21                
Math 3
Tues/Thurs
June 2 - July 23
7:30 p.m. - 9:20 p.m.

New GED Test Strategies, Practice and Review
(Kaplan)
$18

TI-30XS Calculator
$20

Language Arts 3
Tues/Thurs
June 2 - July 23
5:30 p.m. - 7:20 p.m.
New GED Test Strategies, Practice and Review
(Kaplan)
$18
 
Ten Steps to Advancing College Reading Skills
(Langan)
$37
Math 4
Tues/Thurs
June 2 - July 23
5:30 p.m. - 7:20 p.m.
No book purchase required. Textbook
provided in class.
Language Arts 4
Tues/Thurs
June 2 - July 23
7:30 p.m. - 9:20 p.m.
Ten Steps to Advancing College Reading Skills
(Langan)
$37
*NOTE: CSCC Bookstore prices subject to change without notice. The amounts noted above are only estimates.


Step 3: Register for Classes

Take your TABE results form to the Non-Credit Registration Office (address & phone number listed at the left) to register and pay for classes.

NOTE: You MUST have the TABE results form to register.

       Summer Term 2015 EARLY REGISTRATION
      
April 6, 2015 - May 26, 2015
       $99.00 per class

       Summer Term 2015 LATE REGISTRATION
       May 27, 2015 - June 2, 2015
       $149 per class

Step 4: Purchase Textbooks

Textbooks may be purchased at the CSCC bookstore, located at the corner of Cleveland Avenue and Mt. Vernon Avenue. Book prices are subject to change but generally cost between $15 and $40, depending on the class.