GED Preparation and Testing

Adult Education and Literacy

GED (General Educational Development):

To earn a General Education Development diploma, you must pass a standardized test to prove your proficiency at the high school level in four major subject areas: science, math, social studies, (with two extended responses) and  language arts/reading (with one extended response).

Instruction & Curriculum:

The curriculum ranges from basic literacy level to twelfth-grade level instructions in reading, writing, social studies, science, and math. Instruction is a combination of traditional lecture, individualized lab assignments based on assessment results consisting of workbooks and computer drills all aimed at passing the GED tests.

All Classes are Free!

No fees are charged for attending the GED classes.

Online GED Test:

Candidates can complete the GED test on computer by taking the CBT (computer-based test) option. Candidates may obtain the testing schedule and register by phone by calling Pearson at 1-877-EXAM-GED (392-6433) or register online at

Locations and Times of Classes:

City Locations & Times

Kilgore College-Longview
Hendrix Building
Day Classes: Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. to Noon
Evening Classes: Monday & Wednesday, 5 to 8 p.m.

East Texas Workforce Solutions
2430 S High St.
Day Classes: Mondays, 8 a.m. to Noon; Wednesdays 1 to 5 p.m.; and Thursdays, 8 a.m. to Noon

Kilgore Kilgore College-Kilgore
Bert E. Woodruff Adult Education Center
Day Classes: Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Evening Classes: Tuesdays & Thursdays, 6 to 9 p.m.
Gilmer Upshur County Literacy Program
Day Classes: Monday-Wednesday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Gladewater KC Adult Education Center
Day Classes: Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Overton Overton Elementary
Evening Classes: Tuesdays & Thursdays, 6 to 9 p.m.

Rusk County Boys and Girls Club (Childcare Provided)
Day Classes: Tuesday-Thursday, 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Montgomery Achievement Center
Evening Classes: Tuesdays & Thursdays, 6 to 9 p.m.

Correctional Treatment Facilities Overton: Northeast Texas Treatment Facility
Gilmer: Upshur County Jail
Longview: Gregg County Jail, Men and Women Facility
White Oak: D.E.A.R. Unit

For registration information please call or visit:

Kilgore College-Longview
Adult Education & Literacy - Room 228
300 S. High St.
Longview, Texas 75601
(903) 236-2004