Released: January 30, 2020
Four-day orientation begins Feb. 17 The second spring session begins Feb. 24 in Spanish and English
The registration period for SFCC HSE/GED preparation classes is open for new students through Feb. 17. Classes begin Feb. 24 in Spanish and English. Returning students may register until Feb. 20. For more information, call 505-428-1356 or go to https://www.sfcc.edu/new-student-registration-hse-ged/.
Classes are offered in the mornings, afternoons and evenings. Classes conducted in Spanish are offered in the evenings and on Saturdays. Classes prepare students for the state-approved HSE tests – the GED and HiSet.
New students are required to attend the four-day orientation Feb. 17 – 20. The four-day orientation is offered in the mornings from 9 a.m. to noon or in the evenings from 5 to 8 p.m. In orientation, students will have the opportunity to meet with an advisor, create an individualized learning plan, and register for classes. A $25 fee covers classes and class materials.
The SFCC Adult Education Department also gives students the opportunity to work on a college certificate in healthcare and education while preparing for HSE/GED exams. The Integrated Basic Education and Skills Training Program (I-BEST) offers a career pathway in Medical Assisting which includes certificates in: Phlebotomy, Certified Nursing Assistant, Community Health Worker as well as an Early Childhood Education pathway . For more information about I-BEST call 505-428-1437 or submit an application online at: https://www.sfcc.edu/career-training-opportunities-i-best/.
For information about Adult Education programs, call 505-428-1356 or visit SFCC Adult Education.
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