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GED at Chemeketa Polk

Earn your General Equivalency Diploma (GED) close to home at Chemeketa Polk Center in Dallas.

A Welcoming Environment for Earning your GED

If you are 18 or older, you may earn a high school equivalency certificate by passing General Educational Development (GED) tests in English or Spanish. There are four tests covering language arts (writing and reading), social studies, science, and mathematics.

Learn how to schedule and take your GED test.

GED Preparation Classes

View the steps to enroll for information on how you to apply for a GED as an adult or if you are ages 16-17.

Spring 2019 GED preparation classes will run April 1 through June 15, 2019 at the Chemeketa Polk Center, 1340 SE Holman Ave., Dallas. Class meets Monday-Friday 8:30-11:20 am, and enrollment fee is $95 for the term.

Students may be admitted into the GED program after a term has begun with instructor permission, but the class fee will not be prorated for a partial term. Call Nancy at 503.316.3242 for information about entering the GED program after the term has begun.

GED Intake sessions

Students who apply for GED preparation classes will be required to schedule a 3-1/2 hour intake session. During this session you will take assessment tests, learn about your scores, and go over next steps. You will need to bring your student ID number (K#) and a non-refundable $20 pre-assessment fee (cash or check only).

GED intake sessions at Chemeketa Polk for Spring 2019 are - 

  • Fri., Mar. 15, 12:30-4pm
  • Wed., Mar. 20, 8:30am-12pm
  • Thur., Mar. 28, 8:30am-12pm and 12:30-4pm (spring break)
  • Fri., Apr. 5, 12:30-4pm (week 1)
  • Fri., Apr. 19, 12:30-4pm (week 3) 

To schedule an intake session, call the Polk Center at 503.623.5567.