HCC to Offer GED Express Course Beginning May 31

Haywood Community College's GED Express course will be held on Thursday, May 31 from 5:30 until 8:30 p.m. and Saturday, June 2, 2007 from 9 a.m. until 3:30 p.m.

GED Express allows busy individuals the chance to fit classes into their schedule in just an evening and a Saturday. After completing the two express classes, students are then ready to take the official GED tests. A total of nine hours is required for preparation and practice testing through GED Express. The official GED tests require eight hours to complete.

A GED, or General Education Development, is a high school diploma equivalency credential. It is a nationally accepted standard of high school completion that measures knowledge in writing skills, social studies, science, mathematics, and literature and the arts.

If you are interested in the GED Express course, call 627-4643 for more information or to pre-register.