GED (High School Equivalency)

High School Equivalency

Our high school equivalency/GED® prep program has several FREE TO YOU course options (AM/PM, face-to-face, Zoom, or self-paced) that are sure to meet your needs, and our team of Career Navigators is here to support you throughout your program. The program covers all four GED® exam subject areas: mathematics, language arts, social studies, and science. Learners are provided with practice tests and GED® free exam vouchers. Designed with a support system and quality instructors, learners develop the math, writing, reading, and critical thinking skills needed to pass the GED exam and earn a Texas Certificate of High School Equivalency (TxCHSE). As you near completion, we’ll work with you on your next steps to advance your career or college goals. Earning a GED® credential can have a life-changing impact on learners. GED® grads can make, on average, $9,000 more per year than individuals without a high school credential. There are more than 20 million GED® graduates worldwide, and nearly all employers and colleges accept the GED® credential. Don’t wait, GET STARTED today!

SAC-GED to College Program

The goal of this FREE GED program is to prepare students to pass the GED exam and transition into college by assisting with the transition to college enrollment steps including: TSI test preparation, academic advisement, financial aid assistance, degree planning, registration assistance, and much more. These unique classes are geared for individuals who want to enroll at San Antonio College.

Eligibility Requirements

  • 18 years or older when applying for the program.
  • Permitted to work in the U.S.
  • Have a valid photo ID.
  • Willing to take assessments related to barriers, academics, skills aptitude, and workplace readiness.
  • Committed to completing the program.

Age Exceptions
Individuals under the age of 18 are required to attend school (Texas Education Code Chapter 25, Section 25.085) unless they qualify for an exemption (Texas Education Code Chapter 25, Section 25.086).

I'm Ready, What's Next?

  1. Submit an interest form – GET STARTED.

Complete an Interest Form to apply for admission, and we will follow up with you on your next steps and provide additional information that will assist you in making decisions to pursue your GED and other academic/career goals.

Note: Please monitor your phone & email for updates regarding your next steps!

2024 – 2025 SAC-GED/HSE Registration Calendar

Term dates Aug. 26 - Dec. 14 Jan. 21 - May 17 June 9 - Aug. 15
Last day to apply for admission Aug. 5, 2024 Dec. 30, 2024 May 26, 2025
Registration deadline Aug. 25, 2024 Aug. 25, 2024 Aug. 25, 2024
Census date* Sep. 12, 2024 Sep. 3, 2024 Aug. 29, 2024

*Last day to withdraw without a "W" on transcript.

Contact Us

Oppenheimer Academic Center (OC) 218
(210) 486-1455

Summer Office Hours:
Monday - Thursday: 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Appointments are available Monday - Thursday 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
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