Deptford Twp. – The Division of Continuing Education at Rowan College at Gloucester County (RCGC) is providing a free High School Equivalency (HSE) Diploma preparation class starting Monday, Oct. 5. Classes meet Monday through Thursday from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
The HSE program is designed to prepare adults who have not completed a formal high school curriculum to take the new Test Assessing Secondary Completion (TASC™) exam to earn their New Jersey high school diploma. The class will help students improve their reading, writing, mathematics and computer skills. In addition, students will participate in career planning and college readiness workshops and receive advisement on associate degree and professional certificate options at Rowan College. Individuals must be at least 16 years old to participate.
This program is free, however, there is a $10 registration fee. Applicants can register now at the RCGC Continuing Education Center until Sept. 17. For more information call 856-468-5000, ext. 6227. Rowan College is the official HSE testing center in Gloucester County. The Adult Basic Education programs at RCGC are sponsored by the New Jersey Department of Labor and Workforce Development.
RCGC's Continuing Education Center is located at 1492 Tanyard Road in Deptford, just off Exit 56 of Route 55.