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Adult Education/ GED®

Education at Southern Regional Technical College moves with the speed of life, and we understand that life can sometimes change suddenly. Our Adult Education Program is designed for those individuals who need assistance with basic academic skills. Flexible programs with non-traditional classroom hours are offered so that we can meet the needs of almost anyone’s schedule.

Our services include instruction in basic skills, GED preparation and testing, COMPASS test preparation, and the English Language Acquisition program. Classes are available at no charge to adults and are held in Colquitt, Grady, Mitchell, Thomas, Tift, Turner, and Worth counties. Please see orientation and GED testing schedules below.

Information for Registering and Scheduling the GED Test

Orientation Schedule: Colquitt
Orientation Schedule: Grady
Orientation Schedule: Mitchell
Orientation Schedule: Thomas
Orientation Schedule: Tift
Orientation Schedule: Turner
Orientation Schedule: Worth

GED Website

GED® and the GED Testing Service® are registered trademarks of the American Council on Education (ACE) and may not be used or reproduced without express written permission. GED® and the GED Testing Service® brands are administered by GED Testing Service LLC under license from ACE.

HOPE GED® Grant

Legal Residents of Georgia who earned a GED Diploma (high school equivalency credential) awarded by the Technical College System of Georgia, Office of Adult Education after June 30, 1993 may receive a one-time $500 HOPE award. This award can be used toward tuition, books, and other educational costs at an eligible public or private college, university, or technical college in a degree, diploma, or certificate program.

GED® and the GED Testing Service® are registered trademarks of the American Council on Education and may not be used or reproduced without the express written permission of the American Council on Education.

GED Website

GED® and the GED Testing Service® are registered trademarks of the American Council on Education (ACE) and may not be used or reproduced without express written permission. GED® and the GED Testing Service® brands are administered by GED Testing Service LLC under license from ACE.

FAQ

What can Adult Education Classes Offer?

Basic instruction in reading, writing and math skills;

Preparation for the GED® Test;

Individualized programs of study to meet your learning needs;

Small classes;

Free classes and instructional materials; and

Career transition assistance into credit enrollment for GED® graduates.


Who Should Attend Adult Education Classes?

Adults who did not finish high school but want to further their education at a technical college;

Adults with skills below the high school level seeking job advancement; and

Adults with limited English proficiency.


Where do Classes Meet?

Classes are held in Colquitt, Grady, Mitchell, Thomas, Tift, Turner, and Worth counties.

Please contact the Adult Education Office for a complete listing of class sites and schedules.


How do You Enroll in Classes?

Thomasville - 229-225-5292

Cairo – 229-378-2909

Camilla – 229-522-3641

Moultrie– 229-217-4181

Ashburn-229-567-8781

Sylvester-229-777-2177

Tifton-229-391-2615

Take a free placement test to determine your starting point.

For a schedule of classes, contact Southern Regional Technical College.

Students attending the Adult Education Programs will not be charged tuition, fees, or any other charges, or be required to purchase any books, or any other materials, that are needed for participation in the program. (The first charge a student will incur is the charge for GED® testing.)


Is there a charge to participate in the graduation ceremony?

There is a $35 graduation fee (payable one month prior to graduation).

How do I get duplicate official transcripts or diplomas?

The original GED® Diploma and an official transcript of test scores will be provided to successful examinees by the Technical College System of Georgia, Office of Adult Education, GED® Testing Program. However, a fee will be charged for a duplicate or replacement GED® Diploma or duplicate official transcripts of test scores. Duplicate official transcripts are $15 and duplicate diplomas are $15. Click here for the GED® request form. Visit TCSG’s website for more information.

GED® and the GED Testing Service® are registered trademarks of the American Council on Education and may not be used or reproduced without the express written permission of the American Council on Education.

Burtle, Melissa
Director of Adult Education
Adult Education
Moultrie Industrial Drive
O: (229) 217-4210
mburtle@southernregional.edu
Delk, LaDonna
Adult Education Faculty
Adult Education
Thomasville Campus
O: (229) 522-3641
ldelk@southernregional.edu
Hall, Doug
Adult Education Instructor
Adult Education
Moultrie Industrial Drive
O: (229) 217-4182
dhall@southernregional.edu