Course Information »

Basic Skills / GED

GED (General Educational Development) Preparation Courses

Workforce Education offers instructional courses in Reasoning through Language Arts, Mathematical Reasoning, Science and Social Studies. The classes are designed to provide skills necessary to successfully pass the Official GED Test. A textbook is required for these courses. GED preparation courses are NOT ELIGIBLE for FINANCIAL AID.

Featured Download:

Course Eligibility: Individuals 18 and older who are not enrolled in a public school are eligible to take GED Preparation Courses. Students are required to complete the TABE Assessment to evaluate current Academic Skill Levels in Reading and Mathematics for registration placement. (See Presentation)
Course Registration by Telephone:
Call 214-860-2226

Course Registration in Person:
Downtown Campus – Room A260 (2nd Floor)
Bill J. Priest InstituteRoom 1113 (1st Floor)
West Campus – Advising (1st Floor)
Course Details:
Contact Marcia Flowers at 214-860-5830

Course Locations:
El Centro – Downtown & West Campus and Bill J. Priest Institute

Ahora es el momento de preparase para obtener el GED!
GED (Desarollo de Educacion General) preparacion para examen
Por favor llame 214-860-2226

Basic Workplace Reading and Math – Skill Enhancement Courses

Self-paced courses in reading and math are available to strengthen vocabulary, reading comprehension, writing and math skills. These courses are offered separately and may be used as a refresher, to enhance academic skills for job readiness or to prepare for advanced GED courses.  An instructor is on hand to assist students with any learning challenges. You may qualify for Financial Aid – TPEG (Texas Public Education Grant). Basic Workplace applicants are required to review Mandatory Orientation Presentation online and complete TABE Assessment prior to registration. Applicants must score at least on Levels 3-5 on TABE Assessment to be eligible to register in these courses. A textbook is not required for courses. Contact Marcia Flowers at 214-860-5830 for additional information.

Click here for GED Testing Information

Connect with Us


The Continuing Education office (A260) is on the 2nd Floor of A Building, across from the cashiers office.


  • Mon.-Thurs: 8:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
  • Friday: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
  • Saturday: 8:00 a.m - 12:00 p.m.


214-860-2124 (Fax)
For details about graduation rates, program costs and other important information, view the gainful employment disclosure.