Let us help you succeed

The goal of the Yamhill Valley Academic Transitions Center is to provide academic services in a relaxed and helpful atmosphere specifically designed for busy students who need some flexibility in class times. Brush up on your academic skills, prepare for your General Educational Development (GED) tests, and prepare to transition into college credit courses.

The Academic Transitions Center offers –

  • Flexible hours
  • Individualized instruction
  • Classroom instruction
  • Computer-generated instruction
  • Helpful, caring staff

Operating Hours: Monday & Wednesday 9 am to 8:00 pm, Tuesday & Thursday 9 am to 12:30 pm. E-mail or call 503.472.0474 for more information.

Available Courses

GED Prep orientation and preparation

The Academic Transitions Center offers an orientation for prospective GED students and classes designed to help them prepare for testing. Please see the GED Services page for further details. Orientations are recommended for students interested in taking the GED exam and are unsure whether they are prepared. Classes are offered and designed to help students prepare for the tests with instruction in specific subject areas. Please see the GED Preparation section for further details.


The Academic Transitions Center offers the following non-credit classes specifically designed for improving college skills –

  • Skills Enhancement
    This self–paced, individualized program offers a non-credit option to college students who need to improve their reading, writing, and math skills in order to be successful in college credit classes.

For more information, call 503.472.9482 or visit the Chemeketa Yamhill Valley campus at 288 NE Norton Lane, McMinnville.