Adult Basic Education and General Educational Development (GED)

Chemeketa offers Adult Basic Education (ABE) and GED preparation classes to anyone who does not have a high school diploma or needs to review basic skills, and is at least 18 years old. If you are 16 or 17 please contact High School Programs at 503.399.5293.

The GED program allows you to earn a high school equivalency certificate by passing tests in academic areas.

GED classes cost $70 a term and are offered at our community locations -

Polk County (Dallas) 503.623.5567

Salem 503.399.5224

Woodburn 503.981.8820

Yamhill Valley 503.316.3296


If you would like information on taking the GED test, please call 503.399.6556. The GED testing fee is $152 for all four subjects or $38 per individual subject.

For more information about our program, please use the above links on this page or contact the Developmental Education Department at 503.399.5224.