GED Program Information

Preparation, Testing, Forms and FAQs

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

GED/High School Equivalency Courses

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. Lecture.

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. Lecture.

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)

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, click on the following links:

Register for the GED Test

From the Colorado Department of Education website, please see:

CMC GED Preparation and Testing Sites:

Location GED Prep GED Testing Contact
Aspen/Basalt   970-925-7740 or 970-963-2172
Buena Vista   719-395-8419
Carbondale   970-963-2172
Dillon 970-468-5989
Glenwood 970-945-7486
Leadville   719-486-2015
Rifle 970-625-1871
Steamboat Springs 970-870-4444
Vail Valley at Edwards 970-569-2900

CMC GED tutoring schedule

CMC in Leadville Campus

Monday, 10:00-5:00

Tuesday, 10:00-4:00
Math (Hrs. vary)

Wednesday, 10:00-5:00

Thursday, 10:00-4:00
Math (Hrs. vary)


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.