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Adult classes for high school equivalency (HSE or GED) prep

High School Equivalency by NYC Department of Education (DOE) District 79 | Multiple providers

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High School Equivalency (HSE or GED) prep


No fixed amount of time, Varies

Last updated 4 days ago

This free program helps adults prepare to take the test to earn their high school equivalency diploma.

The Department of Education (DOE) is offering free online classes to New Yorkers ages 21 and older. Classes help improve reading and math skills to prepare for the high school equivalency (HSE or GED) test.

Who it's for

To be eligible, you must:

  • Be a resident of New York City
  • Be 21 years or older
  • Not have a high school diploma or equivalent


The schedule depend on where you’re taking classes.

Next Steps

For more information on how to enroll, email or call (646) 481-8227. Please include your:

  • Date of birth
  • Full address
  • Phone number