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GED at Chemeketa Polk

We can help you prepare for your General Equivalency Diploma (GED) tests through the Chemeketa Polk Center in Dallas.

NOTICE: Due to COVID-19, the majority of GED classes will be in a remote format using Zoom with limited face-to-face class availability. 

A Welcoming Environment for Earning your GED

Brush up on your academic skills, prepare for your General Educational Development (GED) tests through ged.com, and prepare to transition into college credit courses. We prepare you for four tests covering language arts (writing and reading), social studies, science, and mathematics. Please visit ged.com for additional information on testing, and to learn how to schedule and take your GED tests. GED testing scheduled through ged.com is now available to be taken through PearsonVue at the Polk Center in Dallas.

GED Preparation Classes through the Polk Center -

GED preparation classes held through the Polk Center in Dallas:

  • Summer term dates -June 21 through August 25, 2021
  • Meet ONLINE/REMOTELY - limited face-to-face classes will be available summer term (see class search for more info)
  • Mondays and Wednesdays from 8:30-11:50am OR Mondays and Wednesday from 5:30-7:50pm
  • Students need access to internet and a computer/laptop in order to participate in classes (phones or tablets will not work for class participation)
  • Summer term class fee has been waived due to COVID-19

STUDENTS 18 OR OVER - Must submit the online Admissions Application
Polk 18+ GED Information Sheet

  1. Apply for admission as a GED seeker
    No application fee. Select "for personal enrichment" as your primary reason for attendance. Select "no, just taking classes" when asked if you plan to earn a degree or certificate at Chemeketa.
  2. Check your email to obtain your Chemeketa student identification number (K#), then claim your student account.
  3. After you have your K# and have activated your student account, schedule a mandatory GED orientation by contacting Nancy Harper at 503.316.3242.
  4. Register for classes

STUDENTS 16-17 YEARS - Must complete application shown in link below.

See the Polk GED process and application for students ages 16 or 17 Students must send the completed and signed Underage Approval (16-17) forms with high school/home school authorization to the Polk Center at polkcenter@chemeketa.edu, or by mail.

For more information, contact the Polk Center at 503.623.5567.