2016 Information Sessions


If you have questions like:

How can I get a high school diploma?
I'm terrible at math. How can I get help?
Who can study in the Adult Education program?
I want to take the GED® test. What should I study?


Attend an information session

Date Time Room
Mon 7/25/16 9:00am H204
Student Center
Wed 8/3/16 9:00am H208
Student Center
Sat 8/27/16 9:00am E104
Conference Center
Tues 7/26/16 6:30pm H217
Student Center
Mon 8/1/16 6:30pm H203
Student Center
All sessions held at Frederick Community College, Main Campus (Bldg. E is Conference Center / Bldg. H is Student Center)
Adult Education Classes


The Adult Education program at FCC is a grant-funded program providing academic classes and other services to Maryland residents who do not have a high school diploma or who need a skills refresher for their jobs or continuing education. Students must be at least 17 years of age and not enrolled in public school.

Services include:

  • Assessment of academic skills
  • Classes at all levels, from basic skills through high school diploma preparation
  • College & career transition services
  • Employment support services
Earn your diploma

The State of Maryland Offers Two Diploma Options for Adults and Out-of-School Youth


Pass the GED® Test

Take and pass all four sections of the GED® test -- Language Arts, Math, Science, and Social Studies -- to receive a Maryland high school diploma.

Complete the National External Diploma Program

Earn a traditional high school diploma through NEDP's innovative approach. If you qualify you can work from home, the library or wherever you have a computer. The program is flexible and confidential and can be completed in 6 to 12 months. Use the skills you've gained from life and experience to demonstrate your high school level skills.

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