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(GED®) General Educational Development

The New York State Education Department requires all examinees to meet eligibility for HSE/GED® Testing. Speak with one of our advisors to see if you are eligible by calling 718-368-5051.


Every year, HUNDREDS of adults who prepare at Kingsborough earn their HSE diplomas, and many then go on to Kingsborough Community College's degree programs! You must be at least 18 years of age to enroll, and at least 19 years old to take the New York State exam.

Call 718-368-5051 for more information.

Note: You will need a TI-30XS calculator and GED® book. Textbook information will be provided.

HSE 70 - Comprehensive High School Equivalency  

This comprehensive 144-hour course will prepare you for the State GED® exam. You will improve your skills (math, social studies, science, reading, and writing) and acquire test-taking strategies to help you pass the required practice test to be eligible to take the GED® exam.

HSE 41 - Math Intensive GED®


This course focuses on math problems that will be given on the math portion of the GED® exam.

Note- You will need a TI-30XS calculator.

Note- You will need a TI-30XS calculator and GED® textbook.

Call 718-368-4870 for more information.

HSE 71 - Alternative High School Equivalency Preparation- Diploma Now

This comprehensive 144-hour course will prepare you for the State GED® exam. You must be 17.5 years of age by July 5th, 2022 and cannot be older than 20 years of age when you enroll in the program. You must score a 9.0 grade reading level or higher on the TABE test, write an essay and sign a student responsibilities form. Call 718-368-4870 for more information.


Having an HSE credential will improve your opportunities for better jobs, training, promotions,

and even more money!

Did you know that those with their High School diploma and equivalency earn an average of $9,000 more per year than those without?

Once you pass the HSE exam our staff will provide one on one college counseling services and assist you with meeting with a KCC admissions counselor!


HSE 00E - Diploma de Escuela Secundaria en Español

Va a necesitar el libro del GED® y la calculadora TI- 30XS.

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HSE 41E - Clases de Matemáticas para los estudiantes de Equivalencia de la Escuela Secundaria en Español  

Esta clase te ayudara a practicar y resolver los problemas de matemáticas que aparacen en el examen del GED®. Va a necesitar la calculadora TI-30XS.


ESL / CLIP / HSE: Visit our Virtual Office 
Monday - Thursday, 9:30am – 6:00pm
(Zoom meeting ID: 857 434 77610)



CFA is a FREE comprehensive program designed to promote responsible parenting and economic stability for unemployed and underemployed fathers through education, employment and personal development.


You can apply for a 16 week, 3 days a week program that will prepare you for the GED® as well as for employment, enrollment in college or a workforce training program.

  • Participation in parenting classes
  • Personal and career counseling and guidance
  • Employment placement assistance and internship opportunities Incentives
  • College classes for college & career track

Recruiting NOW for CFA’s College Prep and High School Equivalency program at KBCC. Click here to sign up for an application session online, or call to speak with a CFA representative 718.368.6784


The Job Corps Scholars program is for eligible youth age 18-24 and provides the opportunity to enroll in a career technical training program to learn in-demand job skills at accredited public colleges for free! Our program provides intensive counseling services to support and facilitate each student’s employment and career success. This is a free program for students and offers a unique opportunity to gain valuable education, as well as skills employers are seeking for today’s workforce.

Currently recruiting for Summer 2022. There are limited spots available, so we encourage you to apply ASAP! Please fill out the interest form by clicking here so that we may send you Information Session details.

Call us at 718-368-6690


Prepare for admissions and placement tests online with our experienced instructors!

Our test prep programs are affordable and accessible.

We offer a variety of practice materials, with high quality test simulations, designed to help students better understand the material and perform their best on their test!


RTP 01 - SAT Preparation

An intensive  course  for  high  school  students preparing for the SAT. Certified instructors provide review and practice under simulated test conditions  to help prepare students for the verbal reasoning, optional essay portion, and problem-solving skills measured by the revised test. Study skills, coaching and test-taking tips are provided, as well as individual and group  conferences  with  a  certified  college counselor. A workshop for parents and guardians is included in the last session.

RTP 02 - SAT Math Preparation

An intensive MATH ONLY course for high school students preparing for the SAT exam. Instructors provide review and practice under simulated test conditions to help prepare students specifically with the MATH component of the exam. Students will explore study skills while receiving coaching and test-taking tips.