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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.


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  • Day 1 : Overview of the program and its benefits, registration agreement, pretesting begins.
  • Day 2 : Pretesting continues.
  • Day 3 : Final pretesting as needed, registration for canvas online curriculum and ACRC software, introduction to The GED Civics Test.

Classes continue from Orientation through the second week in May. 


Register here Prescott GED Prep Orientation / Class

  • GED morning class meets Tuesdays & Thursdays 9:30am - 12:30pm
  • GED afternoon class meets Mondays & Wednesdays 1:00 - 4:00pm
  • GED evening class meets Mondays & Wednesdays 5:00- 8:00pm
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Monday
Wednesday

Evening Orientation - All GED Subjects

Day 1 & 2
5:00 - 8:30 pm

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Thursday
Tuesday

Morning Orientation - Math-focused GED

Day 1 & 2
9:30 - 1:00 pm

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Monday
Wednesday

Afternoon Orientation - All GED Subjects

Day 1 & 2
1:00 - 4:30 pm


Register here Prescott Valley GED Prep Orientation / Class
GED morning class meets Mondays & Wednesdays 9:00am - 12:00pm
GED evening class meets Tuesdays & Thursdays 5:00 - 8:00pm 
GED afternoon class meets Mondays and Wednesdays 1:00 - 4:00pm

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Tuesday
Thursday

Evening Orientation - All GED Subjects

Day 1 & 2
5:00 - 8:30 pm

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Monday
Wednesday

Morning Orientation - Math-focused GED

Day 1 & 2
9:00 - 12:30 pm

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Monday
Wednesday

Afternoon Orientation - All GED Subjects

Day 1 & 2
1:00 - 4:30 pm


Register here Verde Valley GED Prep Orientation / Class
GED afternoon class meets Tuesdays & Thursdays 11:30am - 2:30pm 
GED evening class meets Tuesdays, Wednesdays & Thursdays 5:30 - 7:30pm 

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Tuesday
Wednesday
Thursday

Evening Orientation - All GED Subjects

Day 1, 2, & 3
5:00 - 8:30 pm

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Tuesday
Thursday

Afternoon Orientation - All GED Subjects

Day 1 & 2
11: 30 - 3:00 pm

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Mondays

GED/Bridge to Career

11:30 - 2:30 pm


Register here Chino Valley GED Prep Orientation / Class
GED class in Chino Valley is not currently scheduled. Please contact cheryl.casey@yc.edu for more information.

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Register here for GED Virtual Classroom

GED Online Class - Students meet weekly online with an instructor for Virtual Classroom (TBA)
Is Online Class Right For Me?

Open Entry By Appointment

Required 6-8 hour Orientation & Pretesting
Students Must Meet In-person on Campus 

kate.redmon@yc.edu

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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 cover all GED subjects, with 50% emphasis on math from the basics 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 Class

Following Orientation, this course focuses on the math required to pass the GED test, from basic arithmetic through geometry and algebra, including solving equations, linear equations and functions. High importance GED Test topics such as essay writing, the scientific method and civics are also covered. This math review class is a great refresher for students preparing for college math or the GED.

GED Prep/Bridge to Career

Following Orientation, this class combines self-paced, project-based learning with classroom instruction and online study. It is designed to accelerate your GED study and develop a strong career path by identifying the skllls and education you wlll need to reach your goals. You will also complete ACRC, an online program which certifies you with the basic skills most employers value. The ACRC credential can be completed in 4 months and will look good on any resume. Eligible students will also take a free, 1-credit business class-BSA 102-Career Search and Success.

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 8-hour, in-person Orientation is required. kate.redmon@yc.edu for more information.

GED Lab

Students use GED Lab to do homework, accelerate their study, or receive tutoring for their GED/College Prep or GED/Bridge To Career classes.

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.