Resources are listed for the following counties:
Grand Rapids Adult Education Center
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 GED/Adult Education
Address: 1154 Wealthy Street SE, Grand Rapids, MI 49506
Services Offered: GED preparation courses. $25 enrollment fee for classes
Grand Rapids Learning Center
Address: Sneden Hall, Grand Rapids Community College; 415 Fulton St E, Grand Rapids, MI 49503
Services Offered: Provides accelerated high school credit/diploma recovery, flexible scheduling, on-line learning, and college transition and credit opportunities.
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 prisoners 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 fees 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
Fax: 616 887-2231
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
Phone: (269) 673-5433, ext. 3054
Services Offered: GED classes, GED testing, adult education, and credit recovery.
Address: 3255 122nd Ave. Allegan, MI 49010
Services Offered: For Allegan County parents who desire their high school diploma, GED, or need significant improvement in their math or reading skills, and have at least one child under the age of eight.
510 West Fulton Street, Grand Rapids, MI 49504-6495
Phone (616) 331-7110; Fax (616) 331-7115