Southern Crescent Technical College GED and Adult Education Classes (Tuesdays & Thursdays)


Schedule and Registration

Classes are held here at JOY on Tuesday and Thursday mornings from 8:30am-11:30am
See the bottom of this page for a semester calendar including off dates.

  • To Register, contact Southern Crescent Technical College at 770-229-3176

  • Classes begin on Tuesday January 15th


Adult Education classes are designed to help students with College and Career Readiness, GED Preparation, Life Skills, and English as a Second Language. Individuals ages 16 and up are eligible to enroll in the program with proper documentation.

Instruction includes individualized assignments, small group and large group instruction and activities, and online components in order to maximize learning opportunities. An array of class times and days allows students to attend classes without sacrificing job, family, and other commitments.

All instruction, books, and materials are free of charge. Regular attendance is required.

WHAT does this program offer?

What do I need to know about the GED test?

  • The GED test covers four subjects: Language Arts, Social Studies, Science, and Math

  • Each part of the test covers one subject area

  • Each part of the test costs $40 (total cost is $160)

  • If you are 18 or older, you may sign up to take the GED Test at any time on

  • The GED Test is administered only at approved sites and is totally computerized

  • Southern Crescent Technical College has two approved sites (Griffin and Thomaston)

What’s next after this program?

It is increasingly necessary in today’s technical and global economy for a person to have an education beyond high school equivalency to be competitive in the job market. We strongly urge our students and graduates to pursue education beyond the GED.

  • Our Transition Coordinator can assist students and graduates as they explore career interests and begin the college and financial aid application process.

  • Additional information for enrolling in credit programs at Southern Crescent Technical College can be found at

SCTC Adult Education calendar

(on mobile, tap dates to see details)

*Calendar coming by January 15, 2019