COVID-19 Information

Kodiak College continues to function primarily via alternate course delivery, remote work, and controlled access to campus facilities. Campus services are available virtually and face-to-face by appointment. Please contact us if you have any questions. Learn more about UAA's COVID-19 response.

Adult Education: GED & ESL

Adult Education - Become Your Best Self!

Adult Education programs in Alaska provide instruction in basic academic skills and GED preparation. English Literacy is also part of this program in Kodiak, serving the needs of our local community.

Our Adult Education Classes run September through mid-May

All class are FREE!

Call 486-1201 or visit Campus Center Room 208 to get started.

  Frequently Asked Questions

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GED® (General Educational Development) or High School Equivalency Diploma Testing Information

We provide study assistance, test preparation, and support. Please make an appointment with Adult Education at Kodiak College at 486-1243. We are in the Campus  Center, Room 208. Call today!

Qualify for free GED Ready® vouchers by registering with us!

We are in the Campus Center, Room 208.

Call today!

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Minimum Age and Requirements:

  • Applicants who are at least eighteen (18) years of age and have not received a high school diploma, or high school equivalency certificate may test.
  • Before testing is allowed, applicants who are sixteen (16) or seventeen (17) years of age must present a withdrawal slip from the last school attended in Alaska.
  • Applicants must also submit legal emancipation documentation or written permission from a parent or guardian to take the tests.
  • Documentation is to be presented to the Kodiak Regional ABE Program.

Fall 2020 - Spring 2021

Beginning English Language (ESL)
Monday, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Intermediate English Language (ESL)
Monday, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

English for Citizenship
Wednesday, 7:00 pm  - 8:15 pm

English Review  and Lab
Tuesday, 10:00 am - 11:00 am or by appointment
Set your own schedule!

Advanced Reading and Writing for Testing,  Class, and Work
Tuesday class, 11:45 am - 12:45 pm; Thursday practice

Interactive Instruction
Online self-paced program, in different subjects at your convenience!

English for Health  Care:   Earn a Free Continuing Education  Unit (CEU)
Workshop dates to be announced.

We welcome speakers of all languages and abilities.  

If these times don't work for you call us and set your own schedule!  

GED®, Career, and College Preparation

Qualify for Free GED Ready® practice test vouchers by registering with us!

Enroll in Free Fall 2020 - Spring 2021 Classes

Applied Math: Customized Study Plan
Taught in 2 - 3 week units
Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, 9:30 am - 11:00 am

GED Topics:
Reasoning through Language Arts  
Monday, 11 am - 12 pm; Tuesday, and Thursday,  9:30 am - 10:30 am

Advanced Reading  and Writing for Testing,  Class, and Work:
Tuesday class, 11:45 am - 12:45 pm; Thursday practice

If these times don't work for you call us and set your own schedule!  

English for Health Care:   Earn a Free Continuing Education Unit (CEU):
Workshop dates to be announced

GED and pre-GED work options:  Online  or  via distance:
A customized study plan or a self-paced program with free GED Ready® practice tests, at your convenience!

To test:

  1. Register for an account.
  2. From September through mid-May you are welcome to join our Kodiak College Adult Basic Education Program and take a free GED Ready® practice test, after registering with us.  We provide and assist you with free study materials and information.
  3. To work on your own GED® test:  Sign in to your www.ged.com account and schedule your test by selecting the Kodiak College Testing Center, and look for available dates. Testing availability may be limited during the summer. Read all testing information carefully to learn about cancellation and refund policies, and other test tips.

Cost: paid directly to the vendor.

Find more information on GED® testing, content, preparation, and what to expect

If you need study assistance, test preparation, and support, please make an appointment with Adult Education at Kodiak College, 907-486-1243 or email at any point: ljhimelbloom@alaska.edu.
We are in the Campus Center, Room 208.

 

 

Kodiak College is a member organization of ProLiteracy