Adult Education

Adult Education

YWCA Southeast Wisconsin’s Adult Education Department offers a variety of services that support individuals in improving their academic skills, earning a high school level credential and gaining employment.

Using an initial assessment, we’ll help you access your best route to a high school level credential.  From there, we’ll work together to create your personalized education plan.

GED Preparation Program—Milwaukee

For some learners, preparing for General Education Development (GED) testing is the most efficient path to a high school level credential.

  • A mix of open lab, one-on-one tutoring, and classroom-style instruction preparing students for GED testing
  • Flexible time frames
  • Financial education
  • Basic computer and keyboarding skills courses
  • College resources for further academic opportunities
  • Onsite GED testing

GED Testing Center—Milwaukee

Regardless of place of study, learners who are ready for GED testing are welcome to register at YWCA Southeast Wisconsin’s onsite Pearson Vue Testing Center.  Our comfortable testing environment, and friendly staff, aim to ease testing jitters.

Want to get started?  Sign up for an information session below that works for your schedule. 

Milwaukee: Thursdays at 9am or 1pm  SIGN UP

Racine: Mondays at 5:30pm  SIGN UP    or  Wednesdays at 11am  SIGN UP 


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