GED® Preparation


Campus Location: Main Campus, Building 3
For more information: (941) 924-1365 x62390

The High School Equivalency Diploma Preparation Program helps you prepare to take the GED® examination. If you successfully complete the GED® examination, you receive a State of Florida High School Diploma.

Anyone who is 16 years of age or older and officially withdrawn from high school is eligible to attend classes. The course includes the following four subject areas covered on the GED® examination.

  1. Mathematics
  2. Reasoning through Language Arts
  3. Social Studies
  4. Science

Students will:

  • Use classroom materials for individual instruction and to help improve their skills.
  • Work at their own speed.
  • Register to take the GED® exam when classroom work indicates they are ready.


For more information about the GED® examination, click here to visit the official GED® site.


Schedule

  • DAY CLASSES
    Monday-Friday / 8:00am-11:00am & 11:30am-2:00pm
  • EVENING CLASSES
    Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday / 5:00pm-8:00pm
  • ONLINE GED® PREPARATION
    Online GED® preparation is available for students who are 18 years of age or older and find it difficult to attend class in person.


Registration Information

  • Students must be at least 16 years of age and not enrolled in high school.
  • Students must provide a Photo I.D. with their Date of Birth.
  • Students are required to take the TABE (Test of Adult Basic Education).

REGISTRATION OFFICE HOURS
Monday-Thursday / 8:00am-12:00pm
Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday / 3:30pm-5:30pm

REGISTRATION FEES
$45.00 per semester
$10.00 parking for the year


Other Locations

  • CareerSource Suncoast (Sarasota)
    3660 N. Washington Blvd. / (941) 358-4200 x3118
    • DAY CLASSES
      Monday-Friday
      8:30am-11:00am & 11:30am-2:30pm
    • EVENING CLASSES
      Tuesday & Wednesday
      5:00pm-8:00pm

  • STC Newtown Extension
    2400 Colson Avenue / (941) 358-3175
    • DAY CLASSES ONLY
      Monday-Friday
      8:00am-2:00pm

  • Suncoast Technical College (Venice)
    409 Bahama Street / (941) 486-2164
    • DAY CLASSES ONLY
      Monday-Friday
      8:00am-11:00am & 11:30am-2:00pm

  • North Port Family Service Center
    6919 Outreach Way / (941) 429-3711
    • DAY CLASSES ONLY
      Monday-Friday
      8:00am-11:00am & 11:30am-2:00pm
      *This class will move to STC's new North Port Campus mid-October

  • STC North Port Extension
    6400 W. Price Blvd. (North Port High School) / (941) 257-2252
    • EVENING CLASSES ONLY
      Monday & Wednesday
      6:00pm-9:00pm
      *This class will move to STC's new North Port Campus mid-October


  • Online GED® Classes
    For information about our online classes, contact (941) 924-1365 x62397