Cottage Grove GED and ABSE

ABSE / GED

Adult Basic Skills Development and GED

You're ready to get your GED. That's great! This is your road to college and job training. Did you know that in order to qualify for credit classes and be eligible for financial aid, you must have a GED or high school diploma?

We can help you pass the GED tests by providing study courses and guidance. GED preparation students have the opportunity to take official GED practice tests for a small fee.

Classes held Fall, Winter and Spring terms

To get started fill out the Admissions form found on the GED Preparation page. Students under 18 must obtain a release from the last school attended. 

Classes at the Cottage Grove Center are currently being offered using remote delivery methods.
For more information call 541-463-5214

Or visit our GED Preparation page.

Adult Basic and Secondary Education

Nationwide, hundreds of thousands earn their GED each year!

A GED is equivalent to a high school diploma.

GED (General Education Development)
The GED tests give those who did not graduate from high school the opportunity to earn a high school equivalency certificate. Recognized nationwide by employers and educators, the GED certificate has increased education and employment opportunities for millions of adults since 1942.

LaneCC's GED program prepares students to pass the GED exams. Practice testing is provided to determine readiness and to assess particular areas of needed improvement. Graduates of the GED preparation program are honored at the annual college graduation ceremony and are eligible to apply for scholarships.

Scholarships and Tuition Waivers

GED Testing Scholarships
Limited funds are available to assist students with testing fees. Contact the ABSE Office at 541-463-5214 for more information and to obtain an application form.

Tuition Waiver
Graduates of our GED preparation classes are eligible to apply for a 6-credit tuition waiver.
Check out our College Preparation page for more information.