knowhow 300MADISONVILLE, Ky. (5/20/13) – Madisonville Community College (MCC) is excited to announce that the GED® test will be free to Kentucky residents until July 31, 2013. Those testing during this timeframe will have the usual test fee of $60 waived courtesy of the Kentucky Adult Education, a unit of the Council on Postsecondary Education. The GED® test provides adults who did not finish high school with the opportunity to certify their attainment of high school-level academic knowledge and skills.
 
Cris Crowley, MCC’s Director of Adult Education, strongly encourages anyone interested in obtaining his/her GED® certification to take advantage of this opportunity to test for free. In addition to free GED® testing, there are also free GED® classes to prepare individuals for successful testing. MCC’s ACE2 program offers adult learner services at multiple locations in Hopkins and Muhlenberg counties. These locations include:
 
• ACE2, 100 School Avenue, Madisonville
• Parkway Plaza Mall (between Hibbett Sporting Goods and Maurice’s), Madisonville
• Belmont Housing Authority Family Achievement Center, Dawson Springs
• White Plains Senior Citizens Center
• St. Charles Fire Department
• Muhlenberg County Career Advancement Center
 
Crowley also wants all current and future GED® students to be aware of upcoming changes. The current GED® test version (2002 series) will expire on December 31, 2013 and will be replaced with the new computer-based 2014 GED® test. The fee for the 2014 GED® test is set at $120. Individuals who have taken the 2002 Series GED® test but have not passed all five parts have until December 18 to complete the test before their scores are expired.
 
To learn more about enrolling in ACE2 or the GED®, contact Cris Crowley at (270) 824-1818 or the Muhlenberg County Adult Education Program at (270) 338-2257. To find other Kentucky adult education centers, call (800) 928-7323 or visit www.KnowHow2GoKy.org and click on “Adults.”
 
SurfKY News
Information provided by Joyce Riggs

e-max.it: your social media marketing partner

LIKE SurfKY on Facebook - Click here to LIKE us now.

© Copyright 2015 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story on social media.

Posted on 2/2/14

In Other News...

Madisonville Man Charged with First-Degree Rape

MADISONVILLE, Ky. (5/22/15) — A Madisonville man has been charged with first-degree rape and lodged in the Hopkins… Read More

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports - May 22, 2015

MADISONVILLE, Ky. (5/22/15) — The Madisonville Police Department released the following reports Friday, May 22. Ricky… Read More

Most Read This Week

May 15, 2015 10130

New Madisonville Business In Full Operation Soon

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 19, 2015 5242

Owensboro Health Proposes Building $15M Health…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
May 16, 2015 4957

Roses Coming Soon

by SurfKY News
May 18, 2015 3695

Madisonville Man Wanted for Attempted Murder in…

by SurfKY News
May 19, 2015 3635

Two Charged with Marijuana Possession after…

by SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

May 15, 2015 10130

New Madisonville Business In Full Operation Soon

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
April 23, 2015 9549

Man Charged with Sodomy, Incest/Victim under 12

by SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

May 21, 2015 2823

Police Charge Madisonville Man with Harassing…

by SurfKY News
May 22, 2015 1977

Madisonville Man Charged with First-Degree Rape

by SurfKY News
May 21, 2015 825

Hopkins County Sheriff's Reports Released

by SurfKY News
May 21, 2015 657

UPDATE: Suspect in Officer Involved Shooting…

by SurfKY News
May 21, 2015 629

Collision with Deer Results in Fatality on US 79

by Trooper S. C. Recke
May 20, 2015 561

Four Go to Hospital After Two-Vehicle Collision

by SurfKY News
May 21, 2015 555

EPA Rules Threaten Aluminum's Revival

by Jim Waters
May 21, 2015 480

Corrections Officers to Get Pay Raises to Retain…

by Jennifer Brislin