Enrollment is now underway for the next session of Adult Basic Education classes on the campus of Fort Scott Community College. Residents who are interested in completing work to obtain theirGeneral Educational Development (GED) diploma or improve their basic skillsshould contact the FSCC Adult Basic Education Center at 620-223-2700 ext. 4400 or 4270. Sessions are offered at 9AM – 12PM, 1 to 4PM, and 4 to 7PM. The next class orientation begins March 5th and will run for approximately 3 hours each day, Tuesday through Thursday. Once participants have completed the orientation, class are held Monday through Thursday until the student has completed their goals. Instructors for the six-week course are Ashley Keylon and Angela Christy.
Those 16 or 17 years of age must have been un-enrolled from high school and provide documentation of such. A valid ID or driver’s license must also be provided. Participants will not be allowed to take the Official Practice Tests for the GED, which is required, unless some form of identification is provided and all required paperwork is complete. The cost for the class is $25 which covers the Official Practice Test fee, COMPASS college entrance exam, and WorkKeys Employment Skills Test, in addition to transition services. It is preferred that the $25 fee is paid prior to the first week of class. The GED test fee is $85 due when you register for the test. Another orientation is scheduled to begin April 30th.