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GED (General Educational Development) Preparation Courses

Workforce Education offers instructional courses in Reasoning through Language Arts, Mathematical Reasoning, Science and Social Studies. The classes are designed to provide skills necessary to successfully pass the Official GED Test. A textbook is required for these courses. GED preparation courses are NOT ELIGIBLE for FINANCIAL AID.

Course Eligibility: Individuals 18 and older who are not enrolled in a public school are eligible to take GED Preparation Courses. Students are required to complete the TABE Assessment to evaluate current Academic Skill Levels in Reading and Mathematics for registration placement. (See Presentation)
Course Registration by Telephone:
Call 214 860-2226

Course Registration in Person:
Downtown Campus – Room A260 (2nd Floor)
Bill J. Priest InstituteRoom 1113 (1st Floor)
West Campus – Advising (1st Floor)
Course Details:
Contact LaToya Prevost at 214 860-5740

Course Locations:
El Centro – Downtown & West Campus and Bill J. Priest Institute

Ahora es el momento de preparase para obtener el GED!
GED (Desarollo de Educacion General) preparacion para examen
Por favor llame 214-860-2226

PLATO Reading and Math – Skill Enhancement Courses

Self-paced courses in reading and math are available to strengthen vocabulary, reading comprehension, writing and math skills. These courses are offered separately and may be used as a refresher, to enhance academic skills for job readiness or to prepare for advanced GED courses. An instructor is on hand to assist students with any learning challenges. You may qualify for Financial Aid. PLATO applicants are required to attend a Mandatory Orientation and complete the TABE Assessment. A textbook is not required for these courses. Contact LaToya Prevost at 214 860-5740 for additional information.

Click Here for GED/PLATO Course Presentation (Requires Powerpoint)

Click here for GED Testing Information
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El Centro Campuses

Downtown Campus

801 Main Street
Dallas, TX 75202
Phone: 214.860.2000
Web: Downtown Campus

Bill J Priest Campus

1402 Corinth Street
Dallas, TX 75215
Phone: 214.860.5900
Web: BJP Campus

West Campus

3330 N Hampton Rd
Dallas, TX 75212
Phone: 972.391.1400
Web: West Campus
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