High School Equivalency Test Prep Classes!

COVID-19 Announcement

The High School Equivalency Test Preparation will be offering courses during the summer 2021 semester. All courses will be offered online. If you have any questions, please email Adultliteracy@ccp.edu.

Fall 2021 Semester

Please sign up on the form below to receive information regarding our fall schedule and registration instructions.

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Information Sessions

All summer 2021 High School Equivalency Test Preparation courses will be held entirely online. We will host brief information sessions for students to learn more about taking online classes. All students, new and returning, are encouraged to attend an information session prior to the start of the semester.

There are no information sessions currently scheduled. Please sign up on the email list above to receive information regarding information sessions and enrollment for our fall 2021 HSE program.

If you have any questions, please contact Sarah Maguire at smaguire@ccp.edu.

The College offers an alternative in high school equivalency preparation classes to help you prepare for the HiSET and/or GED ® exams. The classes emphasize the reading, writing and math skills necessary to successfully earn a high school equivalency credential. HiSET is a trademark of Educational Testing Service (ETS). GED is a trademark of GED Testing Service.

    • COURSE FEE: $80 (Includes textbooks)
      • Monday, March 29, 2021 to Monday, May 19, 2021. 
      • Payment is due at the time of registration and can be made online using a credit or debit card. Classes may be canceled due to low enrollment. Refunds will be granted only if the class is canceled or the student withdraws before the first class meeting. To withdraw, please email Adultliteracy@ccp.edu.
      • To register online, you must use a credit or debit card to pay (additional fees may be applicable).

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Summer 2021


Sec # Location Subj Crse Title Hrs Days Time Start Date End Date
002 DIS GEDP A8815 HSE Math Skills 75 TWR 9:00 am - 12:00 am 5/18/2021 7/13/2021
002 DIS GEDP A8817 HSE Writing Skills 75 TWR 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm 5/18/2021 7/13/2021


Distance: Online Courses

Main Campus: 1700 Spring Garden St., Philadelphia PA, 19130

Northwest Regional Center: 1300 W. Godfrey Ave., Philadelphia PA, 19141

West Regional Center: 4725 Chestnut St., Philadelphia PA, 19139

All students must have a Community College of Philadelphia Photo ID card before the start of class. After you complete the registration, get your Photo ID card at the Main Campus Security Office in the Mint Building, Room MG-12, two weeks before the first day of class.

For more information, please call 215-751-8381 or 8531. You can also email Adultliteracy@ccp.edu. 

HSE Hotline: 215-751-8376