Learning Support

HSED Classes (formerly GED®)

Students need to attend at the start time on the first day of class. Classes are subject to change. All new students must first call 641-422-4176 to register for class. New classes will continually be offered throughout the semester.

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Mason City - NIACC Main Campus, Room MH211A


Morning Session

Orientation/entry dates: NIACC:  Jan. 19, Feb. 29, and Apr. 18,  9:00am — 12:00pm

Iowa Works of North Iowa, 600 S. Pierce:  Jan. 19, Mar. 1, and Apr. 19  (Call 641-422-1524 and select prompt 2 to register for Iowa Works sessions)

Class Schedule:
8:00 – 10:00 a.m. MTWThF Open lab
10:00 – 12:00 p.m. MTWThF Math or Writing/Reading *

Afternoon Session

Orientation/entry dates: Jan. 19, Feb. 29, and Apr. 18, 12:30—3:30 p.m.
Class Schedule:
12:30 – 2:30 p.m. MTWThF Math or Writing/Reading *
2:30 – 4:00 p.m. MTWThF Open lab

Evening Session

Orientation/entry dates: Jan. 19, Feb. 29, and Apr. 18, 4:00-7:00 p.m.
4:00 – 8:00 p.m. MW *All subjects
 *Note: students are required to attend these sessions.
Main Campus
500 College Drive, Mason City, IA 50401

Charles City


Day Schedule

Orientation/entry dates:  Jan. 20, Feb. 29, Apr. 18, 9:00—12:00
9:00 – 10:00 am MW Open Lab
10:00 am – 12:00 pm MW Math or Writing/Reading
12:30 – 3:00 pm MW Open Lab

Evening Schedule

Orientation/entry dates: Jan. 19, Mar.1, Apr. 19, 3:00—6:00 p.m.
2:00 – 5:00 pm TTh Open Lab
5:30 – 8:00 pm TTh Math or Writing/Reading

Note: students are required to attend at least 6 hours per week

Charles City NIACC Center
203 Brantingham Street, Charles City, IA 50616

Forest City


Schedule

Orientation/entry dates:  Jan. 19, Feb. 22, and Apr. 19, 4:00—8:00 p.m.
4:00 – 8:00 pm Tuesday All subjects

Note: students are required to attend these sessions

Forest City High School
206 W. School St, Forest City, IA 50436 ‎

Garner


Schedule

Orientation/entry dates:  Jan. 12, Feb.22, Apr. 19: 5:00—9:00 p.m.
5:00 – 9:00 pm TTh All subjects

Note: students are required to attend these sessions

Garner NIACC Center
‎325 W 8th St, Garner, IA 50438 ‎

Hampton


Schedule

Orientation/entry dates:  Jan. 11, Feb. 29, Apr. 18,  3:30—7:30 p.m.
3:30 – 5:30 pm MTWTh  Direct instruction time (Math, Writing, Social Studies, Science)
5:30 – 7:30 pm MTWTh  Open Lab

Note: students are required to attend at least 8 hours per week

Hampton Center One
5 First Street SW, Hampton, IA 50441