Metro South Adult Basic Education

2575 W 88th Street

Bloomington, MN 55431


Fax: 952-681-6171

Office Hours:

Monday - Friday, 8:00am- 4:30pm

2019-20 school year starts Tuesday, September 3, 2019  Call 952-681-6170 after July 29 to make an appointment to register;

Student registration starts mid-August!

What is the GED?

    •    GED stands for General Education Development.

    •    The GED tests measure knowledge of science, social studies, math, reading, and writing.

    •    When all GED tests are passed, the certification can be used in place of a high school diploma for applying to jobs or colleges.


How can Metro South help me get a GED?

    •    Metro South offers preparation for the GED test. 

    •    Students work independently at their own pace with the guidance of an instructor. 

    •    Metro South provides study materials and practice tests.



    •    Students must be at least 17 years old.

    •    Students will take a placement test and be placed in the appropriate class.


Day Program:

    •    Monday - Thursday 8:45am - 1:00pm


Evening Program:

    •    Monday & Wednesday 4:30pm - 7:15pm


Online Program:

    •    Some students qualify to study online using Edmentum Courseware.

    •    Students must earn a score of a 9 or higher on a TABE D English reading test to qualify.


How can I sign up for classes?

    •    The first step to getting started is to attend a registration session.

    •    Please call 952-681-6170 to make an appointment.

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