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GED Orientation

Registration for new students will begin on July 18, 2019. For questions or online registration help, call (928) 776-2320. Students must have a legal ID at Orientation to participate.

All GED Prep Classes begin with a mandatory a 3-day Orientation. All classes are hybrid, including face-to-face lecture with online curriculum support.

GED Quickstart Guide


Prescott Campus

  Register here Class Schedule Orientation Schedule *
Afternoon Class
Essential GED Topics
Aug 19 - Dec 11 Mon, Wed
1:00- 4:00pm
Aug 19, 21, 26
1:00- 4:30pm
Evening Class
Essential GED Topics
Sept 9 - Dec 11 Mon, Wed
5:00- 8:00pm
Sept 9, 11, 16
5:00- 8:30pm
Morning Class
Essential GED Topics
Sept 17 - Dec 11 Tues, Thurs
9:30- 12:30pm
Sept 17, 24, 26
9:30- 1:00pm

* All days required

Register here Prescott GED Prep Orientation / Class


Prescott Valley Campus

  Register here Class Schedule Orientation Schedule *
Evening Class
Essential GED Topics
Aug 20 - Dec 5 Tues, Thurs
5:00- 8:00pm
Aug 20, 22, 27
5:00- 8:30pm
Morning Class
Essential GED Topics
Sept 9 - Nov 18 Mon, Wed, Thurs
10:00- 12:30pm
Sept 9, 11, 12
10:00- 1:00pm

* All days required

Register here Prescott Valley GED Prep Orientation / Class


Verde Valley Campus

  Register here Class Schedule Orientation Schedule *
Evening Class
Essential GED Topics
Aug 27 - Dec 12 Tues, Wed, Thurs
5:30- 7:30pm
Aug 27, 28, 29
5:30- 8:00pm
Afternoon Class
Essential GED Topics
Sept 3 - Dec 12 Tues, Thurs
1:00- 4:00pm
Sept 3, 5, 10
1:00- 4:30pm

* All days required

Register here Verde Valley GED Prep Orientation / Class


Chino Valley Campus

GED class in Chino Valley is not currently scheduled. Please contact cheryl.casey@yc.edu for more information.

Register here Chino Valley GED Prep Orientation / Class


GED Virtual Classroom

Is Online Class Right For Me?

Students meet weekly online with an instructor for Virtual Classroom. This program is an open entry, by appointment session. There is a required 6-8 hour Orientation & Pretesting. Students Must Meet In-person on Campus

For more information contact kate.redmon@yc.edu

Register here for GED Virtual Classroom


Start fresh today!

If you are at least 16 years old, out of high school, and are a legal US resident, you are eligible to join us!

GED Prep Class

Students begin class with a required 3-day Orientation. Courses covers the essential GED topics relevant to passing the GED test, with 50% emphasis on math from the basics and word problems through beginning algebra & geometry. Other topics include grammar and language skills, GED essay writing practice, reading from primary sources, and general science, social studies, and civics topics.

Math-focused GED Classes (e.g. math fundamentals or algebra boot camp)

Students begin class with a required Orientation. This course covers essential GED topics with a strong emphasis on the math required to pass the GED test. Test topics such as essay writing, the scientific method and civics may also be covered. This math review class is a great refresher for students preparing for college math or the GED.

GED Prep/Bridge to Career

Eligible GED students win a scholarship for a free, 1-credit YC business class, BSA 102- Career Search and Success. BSA 102 is one of three courses which make up the YC Administrative Professional Basic Certificate. This 3-hour lab employs a teaching assistant who supports students through their YC online course.

GED: Virtual Classroom (Online class)

Great for students who can't get to a class regularly, this course is a virtual classroom, requiring weekly attendance at a virtual "class", online coursework, and periodic face-to-face testing. Students must first show online class readiness through a series of activities and emails with the instructor. Tutoring and GED practice testing are available. An in-person orientation and testing session is required. Contact kate.redmon@yc.edu for more information.


Which YC Adult Education Program is right for you?

Our program offers several ways to prepare for the GED, college or career. Each non-credit class includes pre- and post-assessments, Official GED Practice Tests, and instruction which targets what you need to achieve your goals. Whether you choose GED Prep Class, Math Review, or Virtual GED (Online class) -- all our classes are all FREE and open to students with or without a high school diploma.