High School Equivalency Diploma (HSED) Program

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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.

5.09 High School Equivalency Diploma (HSED) Program — Milwaukee and Racine

Offered in Milwaukee and Racine, our Department of Public Instruction approved 5.09 High School Equivalency Diploma (HSED) program is based on schoolwork, rather than testing.

  • Engaging classroom style instruction
  • 12 hours per week for 20 weeks
  • Workforce focused using real-life applications
  • Earn HSED and National Career Readiness Certification simultaneously
  • College resources for further academic opportunities

Want to get started?  Click the button below to fill out the interest form! 

We are experiencing a high volume of inquiries for our Adult Education programs. We are working to respond as quickly as possible.  Be on the lookout for an emailed invitation to attend a virtual information session.

Interest Form

Milwaukee 
Milwaukee adult education information sessions are conducted at our 1915 N. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Drive location every Thursday from 9:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m. or from 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.  Choose either time and join us—plan to stay about 3 hours.  No pre-registration is required.

YWCA Southeast Wisconsin
1915 N. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Drive
Milwaukee, WI 53212
Hours: Monday – Friday 8am – 4pm
Contact: Janita (414) 267-3297
jbonner@ywcasew.org

Racine
Racine adult education information sessions are held on most Wednesdays at Racine Workforce Solutions Adult Education Center,  1717 Taylor Avenue.  Plan to stay about 3 hours.  No pre-registration is required. (Please call to find out which Wednesday the orientation will be held.)

Racine County Workforce Solutions Adult Education Center
1717 Taylor Avenue
Racine, WI 53403
Hours: Monday – Friday 8am – 4pm
Contact: Marie (262) 638-6703
mhargrove@ywcasew.org

 

 

 

 

 

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