Research shows that obtaining a GED can add up to $9,153 in additional income per year. Ascend Center for Learning has been creating opportunity through education by successfully helping more than 450 individuals in obtaining their GED. As a result Ascend has potentially contributed more than $31,623,615 in increased wages for our local economy over the past 17 years.The 2011 Graduating Class included 27 ABE certified students, 40 GED attainers and 67 Job Readiness Program graduates.
6 STEPS TO YOUR GED at ASCEND
- Attend Thursday Orientation/Information Session
- Complete Test of Adult Basic Education (TABE)
- Go To Class and Study while also getting Job Readiness or College Prep Training
- Take Practice Tests
- Take Your GED Tests
Potential students must come to an orientation session held every Thursday at 10:30am in our offices at 1640-B E. 2nd St.