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Continuing Education

We offer Education to young adults and mature people that are willing to earn that elusive high school certificate or diploma.

We teach you in the privacy of your home, study or office.

We help all adult learners to reach their full educational and consequently economic potential.

You can help your over 18 year old employee earn high school education, the most popular, highly recognised and accredited high school diploma being GED.

 

The GED® test


The GED® test is administered year-round at more than 3,400 testing centers worldwide. The GED® test was created in 1942 as a second-chance opportunity. One decision shouldn’t define a lifetime—transform your life with the GED® test.

At GED everybody deserves a second chance. Graduates prove their academic skills and knowledge in the basic subject areas of reading, writing, math, science, and social studies

The GED® test is your chance to get the job or career you want. The GED® test credential is the only high school equivalency credential recognized in all 50 states in the US and worldwide.

SOCIAL STUDIES

The social studies content area is made up of 50 multiple choice questions from the following content areas:

History (U.S. or Canada, 25%; World, 15%)

Geography (15%)

Civics and Government (25%)

Economics (20%)

SCIENCE

The science content area contains 50 multiple choice questions from the following content areas:

Physical science (physics and chemistry, 35%)

Life science (45%)

Earth and space science (20%)

LANGUAGE ARTS, READING

The language arts, reading content area contains 40 multiple choice questions. Fictional literature constitutes 75 percent of each test and includes at least one selection from each of the following areas:

  1. Poetry
  2. Drama
  3. Prose fiction before 1920
  4. Prose fiction between 1920 and 1960
  5. Prose fiction after 1960
  6. Nonfiction constitutes 25 percent of each test and includes two selections of nonfiction prose from any two of the following areas:
  7. Nonfiction prose
  8. Visual and performing arts reviews
  9. Workplace and community documents

MATHEMATICS

The mathematics content area contains 50 questions divided into two parts, and focuses on the following content areas:

Number operations and number sense (20-30%)

Measurement and geometry (20-30%)

Data analysis, statistics, and probability (20-30%)

Algebra, functions, and patterns (20-30%)

LANGUAGE ARTS, WRITING

The language arts, writing content area are divided into two parts. The scores are combined and reported as a single score.

PART 1

The first part contains 50 multiple choice questions from the following content areas:

Organization (15%)

Sentence structure (30%)

Usage (30%)

Mechanics (25%)

PART 2

The second part consists of writing an essay about a familiar subject. You will have 45 minutes to plan, write, and revise your essay. The essay topic will require you to present your opinion or explain your views about the assigned topic. Two trained readers will score your essay on the basis of the following features:

Focused main points

Clear organization

Specific development of ideas

Sentence structure control, punctuation, grammar, word choice, and spelling

Each reader will score your essay on a four-point scale, and the scores will be averaged to find your final score. If you earn a final score of less than two on the essay, you must retake language arts, writing, Part I and Part II.