• About ABE GED®

  • The ABE/GED® program offers classes in both Spanish and English designed to develop the skills needed in language arts, math, science, and social studies in preparation for the GED® tests, skill advancement and employability.

    Classes will be offered online and in-person for fall term.

    Getting Started

    To get enrolled and start working toward completing your GED® or improving your reading, writing, and math skills, individuals will need to be an MHCC student. Below you will find the steps for new students.

    1. APPLY FOR ADMISSIONS HERE. The Admissions process is quick, easy and free! Within 1-3 business days, you will receive a unique MHCC ID. 

      Are you under 18 years of age? Students under 18 must submit the GED® Option Parent Assurance form and Authorization for GED® Testing, or Release from Compulsory Attendance from the high school of their legal residence. Please contact Nikki to find out the contact information for your district. Nikki.Miller@mhcc.edu or 971-267-2446.
    2. CLICK ON THE INTAKE FORM AND PLACEMENT TESTS. Once you complete it, you will receive an email with the Zoom link for your Online Orientation. Please plan for 60-90 minutes to complete the Intake and Placement Tests.  You will click SUBMIT at the end of the form.
    3. REGISTRATION: After completing orientation, you will receive a confirmation email once you’ve been registered, as well as, additional information to prepare for classes.


    Classes are generally 11 weeks long during the fall term, and 10 weeks long during winter, spring and summer terms. Check the Academic Calendar for exact dates.

    Class Information

    Two classes are offered:

    • Language Arts (Reading/Writing): Two days, 8 hours per week, $30
    • Math: Two days, 8 hours per week, $30

    Note 1: Fee waivers available for those who qualify. Ask a staff member about eligibility.

    Note 2: Science and Social Studies are integrated into both Math and Language Arts courses.

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