High School Equivalency Diploma (HSED) Test Preparation

High School Equivalency Diploma (HSED) Test Preparation
  • Do you want to qualify for Employment Opportunities, Job Advancements, and Higher Pay?
  • Do you want to enroll in Trident Technical College, USC SAlk or other Colleges of your choice?
  • Are you 17 years of age or older?
  • Are you no longer enrolled in high school?


Colleton County Adult Education equips the adult learner to earn the South Carolina High School Equivalency Diploma by passing the HSED tests. Nearly 23 students form the Colleton Adult Education family passed the HSED last year alone. All teachers who assist the adult learner prepare for this challenging seven and one-half hour test battery are certified and highly qualified, and have passed the South Carolina State Department of Education HSED Academy. Colleton County Adult Education has assisted hundreds of students over the years earn the SC High School Equivalency Diploma which qualifies students to enter both two year and four year colleges in and outside South Carolina. You can not take the official HSED online or through the mail.

The GED® preparation program will prepare you to take and pass the  High School Equivalency Dipolma (HSED) Test in the areas of : Math, Reasoning through Language Arts, Science, Social Studies.  GED® preparation is essential to help students 17 years and older to succeed in passing the HSED exam.  We will customize a program to fit your needs. The cost is $30 per semester for the HSED classes.  ENROLL TODAY! 

**Students 17-19 years old must have official high school withdrawal papers prior to enrollment and/or testing.

You can check the calendar section of this site to see our intake schedule.  Morning classes are Monday-Thursday from 8:00-11:00 A.M. and/or Tuesday-Thursday from 5:00-8:00 P.M.

On the first day of intake for the morning classes please arrive no later than 7:50 A.M. and plan to be here until 11:00 each day during the three day registration process.  You must complete the registration process before you can start HSED classes.

We accept new students every Tuesday for the evening classes.  Please arrive no later than 4:45 P.M. and plan to be here until 8:00 P.M. on the Tuesday night of intake.  On Thursday night be here no later than 5:00 P.M. and plan to be here until 8:00 P.M.  You must complete both evenings of the registation process before you can start HSED classes.


NOTE:  Click on Class Schedule to see what dates we offer the HSED test at this location. YOU MUST BRING A VALID SOUTH CAROLINA PICTURE ID WITH YOU ON THE DAY OF TESTING!!