GED Classes

GED Classes at EGTC Emily Griffith Technical College GED® preparation classes are appropriate for individuals who wish to learn or refresh the knowledge and skills necessary to successfully take the high school equivalent GED® test.  We offer general GED® preparation classes, as well as contextualized GED® preparation classes, which focus on specific outcomes after passing the GED, like working in the healthcare industry. Come to an orientation to learn more about the different class options and register for classes.

Classes are:

  • offered continuously throughout the year, with monthly start dates from August through May
  • instructor supported
  • instructor led, rather than computer-based
  • offered with a variety of instructional methods including discussion, projects, and engaging group activities

 

GED®/Adult Basic Skills Preparation Attendance Policy

Students registered in GED®/Adult Basic Skills Preparation are held to a three absence maximum attendance policy per 45-hour block of instruction. Any student who misses the equivalent of three class sessions within a 45-hour block of instruction will be dropped from the course for non-participation without refund. Partial and full absences will be used to calculate the equivalent of three class sessions.

GED® Class Steps

  1. Plan your class schedule
  2. Fill out a free application:
    • online: Apply Now!
    • at Emily Griffith Technical College
  3. Take a reading and math pre-test:
    • at the Testing Center at Emily Griffith Technical College
    • a valid government-issued picture ID is required
    • testing will take approximately 2 1/2 hours
  4. Register for the classes:
  5. Pay for classes:

Schedule, Location and Times

Classes are held at the Emily Griffith Technical College main campus, located at:

1860 Lincoln Street
Denver, CO 80203

Monday and Wednesday

  • Start Dates
    • January 8, 2018
    • March 7, 2018
    • May 7, 2018
  • Class Times
    • 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
    • 12:30 pm – 3:30 pm
    • 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Tuesday and Thursday

  • Start Dates
    • November 7, 2017
    • January 23, 2018
    • April 3, 2018
    • May 29, 2018
  • Class Times
    • 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
    • 5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Saturday

  • Start Dates
    • October 21, 2017
    • January 13, 2018
    • March 10, 2018
    • May 12, 2018
  • Class Times
    • 9:00 am – 3:00 pm

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Upcoming Related Events

Wednesday, October 18, 2017
Transitions Orientation
Time: 9:30am
Thursday, November 2, 2017
Water Quality Management Classes Start
Time: 7:30am
Monday, January 8, 2018
New CAD Classes Begin
Time: 7:30am

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