I am trying to find Free GED classes in Decatur, any suggestions as to where ai should look?

Asked by Marjorie Jones, Decatur, GA Thu Apr 2, 2009

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Evoy Stewart, Home Owner, Decatur, GA
Tue May 7, 2013
marjorie, i was looking for the samething and i found 2 places that do it for free, the goodwill on columbia drive, in the parking lot beside korger, and rainbow park baptist church also on columbia drive
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sorry you can text it to my phone at 404 957 3210
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hey can i have the number to those two places?
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Mitchelllega…, Home Buyer, Decatur, GA
Thu Oct 29, 2015
Dr. W. B. Mitchell Sr. Education Project Inc a non profit organization (501c3) Building education partnerships throughout the community and beyond! contact Sandra Cloud 404 668-1450. Classes Tuesday and Thursday 6 to 8pm. 4650 Flat Shoals Pkwy Dec Ga 30034. GED, Life Skills, Adult Literacy initiative, career development, typing and social media classes upon request. Enroll Today Limited Space. " An Excellent place to study for the GED test"
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Mitchelllega…, Home Buyer, Decatur, GA
Fri Oct 9, 2015
Yes. The Dr W B Mitchell Sr Education Project Inc a non profit organization offers a free GED program for twelve weeks. Classes are held on Tuesday and Thursday at 4650 Flat Shoals Pkwy Decatur Ga 30034 contact Sandra Cloud 404 668-1450
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Lynda Arterb…, Agent, Atlanta, GA
Mon Oct 15, 2012
Contact GA Piedmont Technical College,are call:678-526-7121
for the schedule.
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maximemekour…, , Decatur, GA
Wed Oct 10, 2012
hello my is MAXIME MEKOUROU i finished ESL i want to FIND FREE GED in DECATUR because in very important to me and my life thanks have nice day
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debralouis06, Renter, Lithonia, GA
Sat Sep 8, 2012
Trying to find free GED classes in Lithonia, Ga
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Midnightsapo1, Renter, Georgia
Mon Oct 17, 2011
Day of Change Family Workship Center
5567 Memorial Drive
Stone Mountain GA 30083
Ms Kimberly Jones
404 508-9184

Attending class 6-8pm Mondays and Wed and every other Wed.
This school is participates in consistency, You have to push yourself beyond your limitation in life if you are to succeed in your fundamental goal of education. Good luck on pursuing your education and if you are going to join a GED classes you have already passed just by attending.
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Reiben, , Atlanta, GA
Fri Mar 18, 2011
i m looking GED class program in decatur ga.
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Leahd67, , Powder Springs, GA
Sun May 10, 2009
Basic Skills & GED Preparation
2008-2009 Program Year
Free Instructional Classes

General Information: 404-297-9522 ext. 2501
404-297-9522 ext. 2516

Frequently Asked Questions
DeKalb County

General Information: 404-297-9522 ext. 2501
GED Test Information: 404-297-9522 ext. 2516

DeKalb Tech - Community Education Center
5745 Community Education Center NE, Suite 200
Doraville, GA 30340
404-297-9522 X4000
MN-TH: 9 AM - 1 PM
TU-TH: 7 PM - 9:30 PM (GED)

DeKalb Tech - Paul M. Starnes Center
1085 Montreal Road
Clarkston, GA 30021
404-297-9522 X2501
MN-TH: 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM
1 PM - 4:00 PM
MN-TH: 6 PM - 8:30 PM
SAT: 9 AM - 12 Noon

GED Online Class
Call Nketia Martin at:
404-297-9522 x2125

Regional Transportation Training Center
6720 Marbut Road
Lithonia, GA 30058
M-Th 9:00 AM-12:00 PM
770-786-9522, ext. 3218

Saint Philip AME Church
240 Candler Road, SE
Decatur, GA 30017
MN-TH: 9 AM - 12 NOON

Newton County

GED Test Information: 404-297-9522 ext. 3209

DeKalb Tech - Covington Campus
16200 Alcovy-Jersey Road, NE
Covington, GA 30014
770-786-9522 X3205
MN-TH: 8 AM - 1 PM
MN & WD: 2:30 PM - 4:30 PM
TU & TH: 5 PM - 9 PM
Rockdale County

GED Test Information: 404-297-9522 ext. 3209

Rockdale Career Academy
1064 Culpepper Drive
Conyers, GA 30094
770-786-9522 Ext. 3220
MN & TU: 5 PM - 9 PM
Morgan County

GED Test Information: 404-297-9522 ext. 3209

Calvary Baptist Church
184 Academy Street
Madison, GA 30650
MN - TH: 9 AM - 1:30 PM

For more information call:

DeKalb County: (404) 297-9522 Ext. 2501
Rockdale County: (404) 297-9522 Ext. 3220
Newton County: (404) 297-9522 Ext. 3205
Morgan County: (706) 343-5916

Or view the Adult Education Program Contact Information

Frequently Asked Questions
What types of classes are offered?

* GED Preparation-Classroom
* GED Preparation-Online; available for students who cannot come to a classroom. Must be reading at least at the 9th grade level to qualify.
* Basic skills help in reading, math, and language/writing
* All classes offer self-paced, individualized instruction using textbooks with instructor assistance. Some sites offer computer-assisted instruction; some have small group classes in reading, math, and language.

Is there a fee for the classes?

No, all classes are free. Books are provided for students to use in class but cannot be taken home or written in.
Who can enroll?

* Ages 19 and up may enroll with proper photo ID.
* 18-year-olds must have proper photo ID and high school withdrawal form.
* Ages 16 and 17 must have proper photo ID, high school withdrawal form, and Special Needs for Underage forms (parent permission and request to enroll in Adult Literacy classes). A packet of information with these forms can either be picked up at the Montreal Rd. Adult Education Center or mailed upon request by calling 404-297-9522, ext. 3220.

What Type Of ID Is Accepted?

* Any government-issued ID that has the person's photo, date of birth, and current address is accepted. The ID must be current (not expired).
* Acceptable ID's include driver's license from any state, Georgia ID, passport, or military ID.

Where and when are classes available?

* Classes are offered in four counties: DeKalb, Newton, Rockdale, and Morgan.
* There are day and evening classes in all four counties; DeKalb has Saturday classes also.

How can I enroll?

* The enrollment process varies by class location. Space is limited at each site. For information concerning how to enroll, call 404-297-9522. Depending on which program you are interested in, use the following extensions:
* Dekalb County - Ext 2501
* Newton County - Ext 3205
* Rockdale County - Ext 3220
* Online (all counties) - Ext 2125
* Morgan County - (706) 343-5916
* Each student takes a placement test in reading, math, and language to determine starting level: basic literacy, intermediate (pre-GED) or GED.

How long will it take to prepare for the GED test?

Because the program is individualized, the length of preparation depends on each student's abilities/starting level, attendance, and motivation.

For more information call (404) 297-9522 Ext. 2501 or view the Adult Education Program Contact Information.
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