Academic Catalogs

GED Preparation, Certificate of Competency

Banner code: 2_NCH_GED
Financial aid: Not eligible

This noncredit program will prepare students to succeed on the GED test. Courses in the program are GED Test Preparation classes and provide students with the reading, writing, science and math skills necessary to successfully pass the GED exam. Upon satisfactory completion of two-four courses with a final grade of acceptable completion for each course, students will earn a Certificate of Completion in GED Preparation.

Program Level Learning Outcomes

Upon completion of the program, students will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate an understanding of the concepts in language arts, mathematics, science, and social science that prepare students to pass the General Education Development (GED) exam.
  2. Demonstrate critical thinking skills to evaluate ideas and information.

Certificate of Competency Requirements

This award confirms that a student enrolled in a noncredit program has demonstrated achievement in a set of competencies that prepares students to progress in a career path or to undertake degree-applicable and non-degree applicable credit courses.

Course Title Units
Required Courses
Select a minimum of two of the following:
GED G050NGED Test Preparation: Social Studies45
GED G060NGED Test Preparation: Mathematical Reasoning64
GED G070NGED Test Preparation: Science45
GED G080NGED Test Preparation: Reasoning Through Language Arts64
Total Hours90-218