Welcome To the Grant County Adult Education Center. Who are these people?. Mary Lou Retton Olympic gold medal gymnast. Bill Cosby Comedian, Actor. Have you seen these people on tv ?. Dave Thomas Founder and owner of Wendy’s. Michael J. Fox Actor. Do they look familiar?. Chris Rock
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Grant County Adult Education
Mary Lou Retton
Olympic gold medal gymnast
Founder and owner of Wendy’s
Michael J. Fox
Former Anchor of ABC World News Tonight
Ben Nighthorse Campbell
Former Congressman & Senator from Colorado
Race Car Driver
John Michael Montgomery
Country Music singer & KY native
American IDOL star
All of these people are GED graduates!
1. Classes are offered in the fall, winter, and spring– all classes are 5 weeks in length.
*Summer & Winter Classes are less often and change each year. Call our center for more information.
2. Open Lab – independent work in our lab with 1-on-1 help from a staff member as needed. You can also do homework if you like.
3. Online learning with ITTS. This online option is available for a select number of our students who are committed to working regularly online—many cannot make it regularly to our center.
The GED Tests are designed to measure learning generally acquired in a high school course of study.
Scores are determined by administering the test to graduating seniors.
The content is drawn from content taught in high school.
What is a passing score?
An average of 450 points for a total of 2,250 points for all five subtests
Where can I take the test?
- You can take the test at various locations in Boone & Kenton Counties
What does it cost?
The cost is $55 – payable by money order. You can get money orders at the post office or Wal-Mart.
You only have to retake the sections in which you need to work.
It is $25.00 for each section you retake.
You may retake a test up to 3 times a year.
But you will pass because you must pass an official practice test before you are allowed to take the actual test and because we have a 100% pass rate for all Grant County students we send to take the GED test. You can do it!
Accepted by 95 percent of U.S colleges and universities
Can make graduates eligible for federal financial aid for further education
Often required by employers
GED credential recipients are likely to make $115 more weekly than the adults without a high school education, keeping other variables constant.
With other variables controlled, GED credential recipients have $3500 more in annual personal income than adults with less than a high school education.
Call our center at (859) 823-1341.