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Free GED Orientation Offered at Owens Workforce and Community Services Division

Are you considering enhancing your basic skills in English or math, or improving your employment skills? Sign up today for a free GED orientation at Owens Community College.

Offered free of charge, the orientation is at Owens Community College's Workforce and Community Services Division, 2249 Tracy Road, Northwood.

Experienced teachers will provide a friendly, adult classroom atmosphere with small classes and personal attention. The two orientations will be Monday, June 3 from 12-3 p.m. and Saturday, June 8 from 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.

All students must attend the orientation meeting to register for classes. The regular GED class will meet on the same days and times as the orientation. Classes are Mondays and Wednesdays, June 3 August 28 and Saturdays, June 8 August 31.

Students who pass the GED practice test offered by Owens will receive a voucher to take the GED test for free, saving $55. The GED practice test is Saturday, June 15 from 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.

The GED program is funded by the Ohio Department of Education through the Adult Basic and Literacy Education Programs (ABLE).

To register for the orientation or for more information, call (567) 661-7357 or 1-800-GO-OWENS, Ext. 7357.

Owens Community College is the fastest-growing community college of its size in the nation. On the Toledo-area and Findlay campuses, Owens serves more than 36,000 credit and non-credit students. Owens is committed to providing small classes, personal attention and the lowest tuition in Northwest Ohio. Owens Community College offers over 100 career-oriented programs and majors in Agriculture, Business, Health, Public Service, Skilled Trades, Industrial and Engineering Technologies. Owens students also can earn the first two years of a bachelor's degree with a smooth transfer to any area four-year college or university.

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