GED Classes Manhattan, New York City

Last Updated on April 10, 2024.

This page lists all GED prep sites and testing centers in Manhattan, New York City. New York State uses the GED test for the purpose of high school equivalency testing.

Online GED Classes

A simple and easy way of getting your GED diploma.

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The GED test gives people who haven’t graduated from high school one more shot at securing an equivalent diploma.

Best GED Classes’ free online GED classes and practice tests let you determine if online studying fits you well, but they cover only a limited portion of all GED subjects.

If online learning is a good option for you, we suggest you register with Onsego GED Online Prep an accredited, full-scope program that helps you earn your GED fast.

In recent years, the state has used the TASC exam, but that program has not been continued. Your TASC results also count for the GED® exam. That’s good news, right?

The GED program Manhattan measures proficiency at a level similar to what high school students are expected to master when they graduate. To determine your knowledge level, you are welcome to use this website’s free GED practice tests, generously provided by Onsego GED Prep.

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There are four separate and independent GED sub-exams that cover these academic subject fields:

  • Language Arts (reading and writing in one sub-exam)
  • Social Studies
  • Math
  • Science

There’s no need to sit for the entire GED battery in one take. If you wish, you can take the four modules one (or more) at a time.

In New York State, the GED exam is available only at official GED testing centers. Online testing is not available in the state. So, if you’re looking for a GED school near me in Manhattan, this page lists them all.

You can go to “The New York GED Test,” if you want to learn about eligibility criteria in new York, passing scores, and more.

Manhattan GED Prep Classes (by ZIP)

Henry Street Settlement GED Program
178 Broome St – NY, NY 10002 – Phone: 212 . 478 . 5400

Hetrick-Martin Institute
2 Astor Pl – NY, NY 10003 – Phone 212 . 674 . 2400

CUNY Borough of Manhattan Comm. College High School Equivalency preparation classes 
25 Broadway – 8th Floor – NY, NY 10004 – Phone 212 . 346 . 8810

The Way to Work GED Classes
52 Broadway – 6th floor – NY, NY 10004 – Phone: 212 . 823 . 1029/1032
Participants receive professional training, dress in office attire, and punch a time clock upon entering or leaving for the day. If they don’t have a high school diploma, The Way To Work offers them the chance to prepare and sit for the GED exam on-site. Not publicly available!

Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC) Center for Continuing Ed.
199 Chambers St – Room S 752 – NY, NY 10007 – Phone 212 . 346 . 8890 / 220 . 1265

Jacob Riis Cornerstone Community Center (Henry Street Settlement)
80 Ave D – NY, NY 10009 – Phone: 212 . 478 . 5400
For more information and to enroll in the program, stop by 178 Broome St, NY 10002, or call 212 . 478 . 5400.

Phipps CDC (Community Development Corp.)
902 Broadway – NY, NY 10010 – Phone 212 . 243 . 9090
Phipps CDC provides the Literacy Connection program in partnership with New York’s Public Library. Participants, generally young adults who quit high school prematurely and read below the 8th-grade level, will receive intensive literacy instruction. The program is available at two NY Library branches, Mott Haven (the Bronx) and West Farms. The Literacy Connection program offers a rigorous academic curriculum that will move the students toward earning their high school or GED diplomas.

The Door High School Equivalency (GED) Program
555 Broome St – NY, NY 10013 – Phone: 212 . 941 . 9090 ext. 3300
The Door’s entrance is on the corner of Broome St. and Ave. of the Americas (6th Ave.).

Literacy Partners
30 E 33rd St – 6th Floor – NY, NY 10016 – Phone 212 . 725 . 9200

OACE School 4 (Alternative Education Complex)
500 Eighth Ave – 7th Floor – NY, NY 10018 – Phone: 212 . 868 . 1650

Upper West Side Sylvan Learning Ctr.
200 W 86th St – NY, NY 10024 – Phone: 917 . 745 . 5374/5710

OACE Mid-Manhattan Ad. Learning Ctr
212 W 120th St – NY, NY 10027 – Phone 212 . 666 . 1919/1920

SUNY Manhattan Educational Opportunity Center (MEOC)
163 West 125th St – 15th Floor – NY, NY 10027 – Phone 212 . 961 . 3231

Columbia University-Jobs and Education Empowerment Project (J.E.E.P.)
2980 Broadway – 105 Earl Hall – NY, NY 10027 – Phone 212 . 854 . 1492/9621

Isaacs Center High School Equivalency Program 
415 East 93rd St – NY, NY 10128 – Phone 212 . 360 . 7620

Union Settlement Association
237 East 104th St – 2nd Floor – NY, NY 10029 – Phone 212 . 828 . 6016/6017

CREA-Centro de Recursos Educativos Para Adultos 
475 East 115th St – 1st Floor – NY, NY 10029 – Phone 929 . 270 . 7741
GED instruction in Spanish

City College of New York Community Education Ctr
160 Convent Ave – Shepard Hall, Room 2 – NY, NY 10031 – Phone 212 – 650 – 7312

YouthBuild NMIC
45 Wadsworth Ave – NY, NY 10033 – Phone 212 . 453 . 5378 or 212 . 822 . 8300

Youth Action YouthBuild East Harlem GED Program
206 East 118th St – NY, NY 10035 – Phone 212 . 244 . 1274 or 212 . 860 . 8170

YouthBuild Harlem
699 Lenox Ave – 1st Floor – NY, NY 10037 – Phone 718 . 292 . 3113

Literacy Partners
75 Maiden Ln – Ste 1102 – NY, NY 10038 – Phone 212 . 725 . 9200

Manhattan GED Testing Sites

NYCDOE Mid-Manhattan | Adult Learning Ctr
212 W 120th St | NY, NY 10027 | Phone 718.638.2635 

Operation Equivalency GED Test Center
205 E 122nd St | Suite 200 | NY, NY 10035 | Phone 646.395.0686

SUNY Manhattan Education Opportunity Center
163 W 125th St (15th Floor, Room 1505) | NY, NY 10027 | Phone 212.961.6047

AVNA Learning Center GED Testing
139 Fulton St | Unit 605 | NY, NY 10038 | Phone 646.525.4320

Institute for Career Development GED Test Center
123 William St | NY, NY 10038 | Phone 212.585.6014
This test center is specifically for GED testers with a disability

Check out all Long Island City GED prep options <- here

For all Queens locations, visit Queens GED prep sites

To see all Brooklyn test centers and classes, go to Brooklyn GED Programs

To see all Staten Island GED classes and testing sites, check out Staten Island GED prep facilities

To see all Bronx locations, go to this post: Bronx GED Programs

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