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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 orientation will be Saturday, September 7 from 12-3 p.m.

All students must attend the orientation meeting to register for classes. The regular GED classes will meet on Saturdays, September 14 - November 16. The first class is from 9 a.m. - 12 p.m. A second course is offered from 12-3 p.m.

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 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-area campuses, Owens serves more than 37,000 credit and non-credit students making it the number one choice for new college students in Northwest Ohio. Owens is committed to providing small classes, personal attention and unmatched affordability. Owens Community College offers over 140 program areas 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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