Can you get your GED and still go to college?
Yes, you can! There are many, many colleges you can apply to. In fact, 98% of colleges accept applicants with a GED. Once you get in, you can earn your degree and progress towards a great career.
What’s the youngest age you can go to college?
In the US, colleges accept students who are at least 17 years of age. However, as always, there are exceptions to the rule. Although rare, accelerated students and home-schooled students are accepted, too.
Do you have to pay for college at 16?
Further Education tuition is free for 16–19 year olds. Students of this age go to college for all sorts of courses, such as A levels, vocational courses, Art foundation and apprenticeships.
Do you get a GPA with a GED?
To convert your GED to a GPA, divide your total score by the number of sections on the test you took. Most students are tested on five sections of the GED. For example, if your percentage was 0.575, your GPA would be 2.3 (0.575*4 = 2.3).
What colleges have GED programs?
Traditional campus colleges that accept GED students include University of Florida, University of Texas, University of Illinois, DePaul University, University of Southern California, New York University, Arizona State University, Penn State University, Indiana University and University of Colorado.
What do colleges accept GED?
Community Colleges,Junior Colleges,Technical Colleges. These colleges may admit a wide range of students – even those without a GED or diploma.
What colleges offer GED programs in NYC?
There are two colleges in New York City that offer GED preparation classes. Both the Borough of Manhattan Community College (BMCC) and The City College of New York offer GED classes as part of the City University of New York’s (CUNY) Adult Literacy program.
How do I apply for college with Ged?
When applying to a US college with a GED credential, the first thing you need to do is ensure your chosen schools accept the GED. If you do not see this information on the school’s website, simply contact the admissions office via email or phone and ask if there are any special requirements you must meet.