Career and Education Center
Getting the High School Equivalency Certificate (GED) is just the beginning of a student's journey, and Jefferson Adult Education is here to help students bridge the gap between where they are now and where they want to be.
Our Career & Education Center Offers:
- GED (HSE) preparation to pass the GED Exam
- Essential Skills in Math and English to prepare for college, get a promotion at work, or get a better job.
- Career Services and Workforce Skills: Students can get support with researching careers that match their interests, learn workforce skills, resume writing, and interviewing skills. This is an important part of completing a GED and is also avaialble to community members.
- Office Technology: This course covers Basic Computer Skills, Windows 10, MS Office 2016 and Google Drive (docs/sheets/slides). This class meets on Mondays from 9:00 am-12:00 pm and on Thursdays, from 5:30-8:30 pm.
Classes start January 7, 2020 for returning students. Career and Edcuation Center registration and orientation for new students is on January 14, 2020 at 9:00 am and 5:30 pm.
High School Equivalency (GED) Preparation
Prepare for college and/or career, and/or get your HSE (GED)
Jefferson Adult Education GED Orientation/Adult Basic Skills
Orientation and Class Enrollment Dates for New Students: (Returning students start August 20, 2019) Orientation and testing is 3 days. Students must attend all 3 days.
Aug. 27-29, 2019 9:00 am-12:00 pm 5:30-8:30 pm Oct. 15-17, 2019 9:00 am-12:00 pm 5:30-8:30 pm Jan. 14-16, 2020 9:00 am-12:00 pm 5:30-8:30 pm March 24-26, 2020 9:00 am-12:00 pm 5:30-8:30 pm
Classes are held at the Jefferson Adult Career and Education Center(CEC)CENTER LOCATION
East Portable Building
699 Serramonte Blvd., Daly City, CA 94015
Phone: 650-550-7891- Fax: 650-550-7963New! GED preparation class at General Pershing Pre-School
Wednesdays: 1:30-3:00 pm. Begins August 28, 2019.
631 Hannover St.
CENTER REGULAR HOURS
Monday: 9:00 am-1:30 pm
Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday: 9:00 am-3:30 pm and 5:30 pm-8:30 pm.
Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday: 5:30-8:30 pm GED
Saturday: 10:00 am-1:00 pm (Spanish only GED Prep)GED TESTING SCHEDULE
Tuesdays: 10am-2pmWednesdays: 4:30-8:30pm
HIGH SCHOOL EQUIVALENCY EXAM PREP
GED TESTING REQUIREMENTS
Every person testing must show a valid identification at each testing session. Acceptable forms of ID include:
Valid driver’s license
California ID card
Resident Alien Card
If you have not turned 18 yet, you must have a letter of request from a prospective employer, training program or educational institution.
TESTING FEE:$140 paid online and $15 fee for each retest. You will need to create an account at GED.com to pay the fee (with a credit card) and set up an appointment to take the exams.
Reasoning through Language Arts: Approx. 3 hours
Reasoning with Mathematics: Approx. 2 hours
Science and Social Studies: Approx. 1 1/2 hour each.
RETEST POLICY:Demonstration of adequate mastery of subject area is required before approval to retest is granted.If you only need a few credits (30 or less) to complete the requirements for graduation, you may earn an Adult School High School Diploma. For more information contact: Andy Solomon at: 650-550-7891 or Francisca Wentworth at: 650-550-7874