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FAQs for Adult Education

You can get a replacement transcript or diploma by visiting the following link at KY Adult Education and following the instructions to get copies of your GED.
If you are a resident of Christian or Todd Counties, the first step is to call us at (270) 707-3925 to sign up for orientation. If you are a resident of Caldwell County, call (270)365-2322. If you are a resident of Trigg County, call (270) 522-6441. During orientation you will learn about the GED and the Adult Education programs offered by HCC.
There is no charge for any service provided by Adult Education. We will provide the classes you need to be successful at no charge to you!
Our program is designed with you in mind. Our aim is to help you complete your goal within 1-3 months; however, it is impossible to say exactly how long it will take because this depends on you. Your commitment, how much you already know when you get here, combined with how much you study and attend classes will determine how quickly you complete the program. Remember, you will never finish if you don't start!
The GED test consists of four sections. Your skills in Mathematical Reasoning, Science, Social Studies and Reasoning Through Language Arts will be tested. You will learn more about the test and what is required to pass during the GED orientation. You can also visit our GED Testing page to learn more.
If you pass most but not all of the GED on your first attempt you will only be required to retest in the section still needed.
There are four sections to the new GED. The cost is $30.00 per section, however our students may qualify for assistance with this cost. If you do not attain the score needed to pass you are currently allowed two retakes at a discounted cost. 
Yes! Spanish speaking students can take the entire GED in Spanish through the Hopkinsville Community College ESL program.
The TABE (Test of Adult Basic Education) is used by local employers to test for educational aptitude of prospective employees. A minimum of 550 is required by most employers in the area in the subjects of math computation, applied mathematics and reading before you are considered for employment. For more information please visit our Employment Testing page.
No appointment is necessary. Show up at the appointed time with a valid photo ID.
There is no charge for any of our services, including the TABE test.
Please contact April Mosley by email or call (270) 707-3925 for location specific information.