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GED and High School Completion Resources
Resources are listed for the following counties:
Grand Rapids Adult Education Center
Contact Person: Esther Kuiper, Director of Adult Education
Address: 2405 Leonard St. NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49505
Services Offered: English as a Second Language (ESL), General Educational Development (GED), High School Completion, and Adult Basic Education. Free classes and transportation available.
Grand Rapids Community College
Address: 1154 Wealthy Street SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49506
Services Offered: GED preparation courses. $25 enrollment fee for classes.
Goodwill Industries of Greater Grand Rapids
Address: 455 Grand Avenue NE, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
Phone: 616-451-8800 ext. 1240 GEDS
Services Offered: GED preparation courses. Goodwill Industries also offers a variety of resources for adults seeking employment with developmental disabilities as well veterans and prisoner’s seeking re-entry.
Heartside Education Programs
Address: 54 South Division Avenue, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
Services Offered: GED training, adult education programs, computer education programs, cultural enrichment courses, volunteer opportunities, and more. No fees associated with the classes offered.
Address: 935 Baxter Street SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49506
Services Offered: Assisting women in poverty, specifically. GED preparation courses, life skills courses, and job readiness courses.
Address: 1413 Madison Avenue SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49507
Services Offered: Employment services and preparation including GED preparation courses, resume building, interviewing skills, and job searches. No fee’s applicable.
Steepletown Neighborhood Services
Address: 671 Davis Avenue NW, Grand Rapids, MI 49504
Phone: 616-451-4215 ext. 143
Services Offered: Specifically serving youth ages 14 to 21 years old. Classes available in Spanish and English. Paid internships, academic assistance, GED services.
Sparta Community Education
Address: 1655 12 Mile Road NW, Sparta, MI 49345
Services Offered: High school completion services, GED, English as a second language, and more.
Godwin/Kelloggsville Community Education
Address: 3529 South Division, Wyoming, MI 49548
Phone: 616-252-2040 Godwin Heights Learning Center
Services Offered: Official GED testing site, GED preparation courses, high school completion courses, and English Language Learner courses.
Wyoming Community Education
Address: 2929 Rogers Lane Avenue SW, Wyoming, MI 49509
Services Offered: GED preparation, assistance in math and science, and job seeking assistance. Child care available. $25 registration fee.
Lakeshore Adult Learning Center/Michigan Works! Ottawa County
Address: 115 Clover St., Holland, Michigan 49423
Services Offered: GED Preparation, English as a Second Language, computer literacy, WorkKeys, and more. Services are offered at no charge. Languages include Spanish, Vietnamese, Cambodian, and Laotian.
Allegan County Alternative High School
Address: 550 5th Street, Allegan, MI 49010
Services Offered: GED classes, GED testing. Must be at least 17 years old. No childcare available.
Michigan Works! Kent/Allegan County
Address: 2891 116th Ave, Allegan, MI 49010
Services Offered: GED preparation, on the job training, computer skills classes, and more offered free of charge.
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