Trenholm State Community College

Adult Education Frequently Asked Questions

(Q) I want to improve my basic skills and pass the GED test. Can Adult Education classes help me?
(A) Yes, we offer free adult education classes that teach GED Prep skills.

(Q) Where are these classes?
(A) There is a day or evening class in a location near you, just follow the “GED Prep Class Sites” link on the left to find out where.

(Q) When do the classes begin? How long do they continue? When/where do I register or sign-up?
(A) Adult Education classes meet year round. Please email us at to inquire about scheduling an appointment for new student orientation.

(Q) How long do I have to go to class?
(A) Your class work will be individualized, so that you will work at your own level, at your own speed. You decide how long it takes.

(Q) How much does it cost?
(A) Adult Education classes are free. There is no cost to you.

(Q) I have been out of school so long. I was not successful in school before. Can I learn and succeed now?
(A) Yes, you can learn and succeed now because your instruction will be individualized so that you can work on each skill until you master it.

(Q) What do I need to bring with me to class?
(A) Pencil, paper and an "I won’t quit until I succeed" attitude.

(Q) When and where is the GED Test given?
(A) Trenholm State Community College is a state approved GED Testing Center located on the college’s Patterson Site. To schedule a GED test date, please go online to to register, pay and select a test date that is convenient for you.

(Q) What else do I need to know about the GED test?
(A) Follow this link:

(Q) How can I get a duplicate GED diploma or transcript?
(A) Follow this link:

(Q) How do I provide a potential employer or educational institution a copy of my GED test results?
(A) Follow this link:

History of

For half a century, thousands of students have charted their path to success at Trenholm State Community College. From the 1960s to today, we have been part of the fabric of Montgomery and the River Region, growing to include diverse programs of study, multiple campuses, and online learning. Now, we celebrate the present and move forward with a renewed dedication to our community and the success of our students. We invite you to join us.

Contact Trenholm State

1-866-753-4544 334-420-4200

Trenholm Campus:
1225 Air Base Blvd
Montgomery, Alabama 36108
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Mailing Address:
Post Office Box 10048
Montgomery, Alabama 36108