Released: February 5, 2016
SANTA FE, NM – Santa Fe Community College has announced that registration for classes to prepare for the High School Equivalency/GED tests is now open. Classes begin Feb. 22 in Spanish and English. Call 505-428-1356 to register.
To participate, you must fill out and submit an orientation packet by Thursday, Feb. 11. You can pick up an orientation packet at the Adult Education office on the SFCC campus, 6401 Richards Avenue, between 8 a.m. and 5:30 p.m. Participants can attend an orientation on either Friday, Feb. 12 from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. or Wednesday, Feb. 17 from 5 to 9 p.m.
The classes, which begin Feb. 22, help students prepare for both state-approved tests – the GED and HiSet. Classes are offered at various times in the mornings, afternoons, evenings and Saturdays to fit students’ schedules.
In today’s challenging job market, earning a High School Equivalency certificate gives you the credential equivalent of a high school diploma and can open doors to future job opportunities and better pay. Academic and Career Education Coordinator of Adult Education Lynne Matthes said, “Don’t wait. Now is the time. Get your High School Equivalency and take charge of your future.”
A $25 fee covers all of the classes. Call the Adult Education office at 505-428-1356 (se habla Español) for more information.
For more than 35 years, Santa Fe Community College has been the gateway to success for individuals and the community by providing affordable, high quality educational programs that serve the social, cultural, technological, and economic needs of a diverse community. SFCC is a designated Best for Vets and Military Friendly school. The college serves more than 12,000 students per year in its credit, noncredit and adult programs. For further information, visit sfcc.edu or call 505-428-1000. Follow us: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, LinkedIn.