HSE/GED Program and Testing Information at Colorado Mountain College

High School Equivalency (HSE) / General Educational Development (GED) test preparation classes and testing are available at CMC. We can help you prepare for the HSE/GED test though our HSE/GED prep program. When you're ready to test, you can test with us too. Please contact the campus nearest you for more information.

Preparing for GED and (HSE) high school equivalency exams

Colorado Mountain College offers two courses to successfully prepare you for exams.  HSE/GED courses are non-credit.

GED 910 - Pre-GED Preparation

Presents material for the student who needs review before doing GED preparation. Diagnostic tests determine skill level; help is available in writing skills, reading and math.

GED 911 - GED Preparation

Presents material for students who need to prepare for the GED tests: Language Arts, Writing, Reading, Mathematics, Science and Social Studies.

Online Classes and Resources

CMC Students and faculty use Canvas for class assignments, schedules, feedback and learning materials. Students can complete assignments, quizzes, projects and communicate directly with their instructors.

Go to Canvas (login required)

Clases y recursos en línea

Los estudiantes y profesores de CMC usan Canvas para tarea, horarios, calificaciones y materiales de aprendizaje. Los estudiantes pueden completar tareas, pruebas, proyectos y comunicarse directamente con sus instructores.

Ir a Canvas (requiere ingreso)

Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA)

Public Notice
Colorado Mountain College does not discriminate on the basis of disability in admission, to access to, or operation of its programs, services or activities. This notice is provided as required by Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990. Colorado Mountain College is an equal opportunity educational services provider.

Individuals that need auxiliary aids for effective communication in programs and services of Colorado Mountain College are invited to make their needs and preferences known to the Disability Services Coordinator.

If you are enrolled in an ESL or HSE/GED class, have a disability and need accommodations, please contact the Accessible Design Coordinator:

A. Yvette Myrick

More information

From the Colorado Department of Education website, please see:

Taking your GED exam or other tests

The GED/High School Equivalency Exam

The GED exam consists of four tests (language arts, social studies, science and mathematics). After successfully completing the exam, you will receive a Colorado High School Equivalency Certificate from the State of Colorado Department of Education. Check with your local CMC site to see if the GED in Spanish is given.

All GED tests are given on a computer.

Currently, you can take the computerized GED at CMC. To find out more or to register for the test, contact the testing centers listed below.

CMC GED Preparation and Testing Sites:

Location GED Prep Testing Contact
Español disponible
GED 970-925-7740
Español disponible
GED 970-963-2172
Carbondale GED 970-963-2172
Chaffee County GED 719-530-5493
Español disponible
GED, HiSET 970-468-5989
Glenwood GED, HiSET, TASC 970-945-7486
Español disponible
GED 719-486-2015
Español disponible
GED, HiSET, TASC 970-625-1871
Steamboat Springs GED 970-870-4444
Vail Valley at Edwards
Español disponible
GED, HiSET 970-569-2900


The Colorado Mountain College Adult Education/GED or High School Equivalency Program strives to enhance the quality of life of our students and improve the economic and cultural vitality of our communities by promoting life-long learning opportunities and access to workforce and higher education.


The Colorado Mountain College Adult Education/GED or High School Equivalency Program provides community members with educational pathways to the workforce and higher education through the attainment of basic literacy skills and high school equivalency by creating supportive learning environments and dynamic community partnerships.