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GED Prep and Test


GED Test Prep Online Course

The smart way to learn, study and prepare to pass the GED!

Our free GED Test Prep Online course focuses on skills that help you study for the official GED Tests with instructional videos, practice lessons, and assessments in our computer lab or from the comfort of your home, 24 hours a day.  You will have access to all subjects of the GED Test Prep Online Course:  Reasoning Through Language Arts (RLA), Mathematics Reasoning, Science, and Social Studies. 


Participation in this on-line course requires 3 hours of online study, including one hour weekly attendance during one of our on-site campus Learning Lab sessions; Mondays 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm, Tuesdays 8:45 am - 10:45 am, or Thursdays 8:45 am - 10:45 am.


Registration Dates:


      Quarter 1:  Registration closed for Quarter 1.   

                        Classes begin: September 5, 2017

      Quarter 2:  Registration closed for Quarter 2.

                        Classes begin: November 6, 2017

      Quarter 3:  On-line Registration: January-8 through January-12 (4:00pm), 2018

                        Classes begin: February 6, 2018

      Quarter 4:  On-line Registration: March-12 through March-16 (4:00pm), 2018  

                        Classes begin: April 16, 2018



How to Register for the GED Test Prep On-line Course:

During the open enrollment week January 8 through January 12, 2018 create a South Bay Adult School user account and enroll into the GED Online Prep class by CLICKING HERE.  You will receive an auto-generated confirmation email indicating you have successfully registered.  If you do not immediately receive the confirmation email please call the South Bay Adult School office.  

Attend required Orientation and reading/math assessment session.  The Orientation and Assessments will take approximately 2.5 hours to complete.  Quarter 2 Orientation is:

                             Wednesday January 24, 2017 8:15am - 11:15am   or   4:00pm - 7:00pm

Email your session preference to and arrive on time to your Orientation session.

When you attend the Orientation, you will schedule your on-site meeting days and times.

For Questions about the GED On-Line PREP Program contact:

Jackie Kelly, South Bay Adult School GED Program Coordinator

310-937-3340  extension 3311








GED Test and Certification

South Bay Adult School is an approved GED testing center. 

There are four subject area tests needed to complete the test.  Each subject area test costs $35.00.  Students who wish to enroll need to do the following:

  1. Go to
  2. Create a free MyGED account
  3. Start studying
  4. Take GED Ready-the official practice test
  5. Schedule your test(s)

Any specific questions about the GED test should be directed to 1.877.392.6433

The GED Testing program is a national test that has been used for over 65 years to measure and evaluate the knowledge and skills necessary to pursue higher education, obtain specific jobs, gain promotions, and achieve personal goals.  A GED certificate is considered the equivalent of a high school diploma and is recognized throughout the U.S., Canada and Mexico.  It is offered in both English and Spanish.  Students with special needs can apply for accommodations in advance.

  • The GED Exam is comprised of four separate tests:  Reasoning through Language Arts (RLA), Mathematics Reasoning, Science, and Social Studies.  To pass, you must receive a standard score of at least 150 on each of the four tests and an average standard score of 650 or higher.
  • You Must pre-register at  The registration fee is $140 for all four tests.  The fee to retake a previously failed test is $15 per test.  Credit card only.
  • The fee included the GED certificate.  Examinees must be at least 18 years of age.
  • All testing is at South Bay Adult School-Edison Center, 3401 Inglewood Ave., R.B., on Fridays from 9:00am to 12:00pm
  • Photo ID is required.
  • GED Test Questions?  Call 1.877.392.6433