Financial Resources

  • FAFSA Houston: Information on how to apply for FAFSA including eligibility and the application process.
  • Scholarships: Money awarded to students to help pay for college and college expenses.
  • Fastweb: Scholarship search database.
  • College Board BigFuture: Determine of costs of tuition by college annually.

 

Digital Literacy Resources

  • GFC Learn Free: Help with computer, software, and internet usage.
  • Techboomers: Computer help oriented towards a mature audience.
  • Typing: Computer typing lessons.

 

Houston Public Library Resources

*A Houston Public Library card may be required to access certain resources. Sign up online or visit or call your local branch for more details on applying for a library card.

 

Practice Tests

  • Khan Academy: Courses on math, science, humanities, and more. Also includes SAT, MCAT, and NCLEX-RN practice tests and questions.

 

GED Preparation Sites

   

Community Family Center: The Adult Education Program provides courses of instruction to individuals 18yrs and older to gain the skills and education necessary to achieve self sufficiency and a higher standard of living.

Address Contact Cost Spanish Class Days Registration
7524 Avenue E
Houston, TX 77012
713-723-2314 Free No Contact location for information Contact the location for specific registration dates

   

AAMA Lerning Center: Comprehensive courses and flexible schedules meeting the needs of working adults. Childcare is offered to parents attending classes.

Address Contact Cost Spanish Class Days Registration
6001 Gulf Freeway,
Building E
Houston, TX 77023
713-929-2330 Free No M-Th 9am-12pm or 6pm-9pm Contact the location for specific registration dates. Must bring ID(us or  foreign accepted)

   

Houston Community College: Classes are designed to improve basic skills and prepare students for the GED; develop job readiness skills, prepare for college or workforce trainings

Address Contact Cost Spanish Class Days Registration
3100 Main St.
Houston, TX 77002
713-718-5381 Call for price No Varies by campus go online or contact the locaton for more information Must attend an orientation before enrolling.Need a Valid, government issue ID , a blue pen, and a #2 pencil

   

Spring Branch ISD: They’ll teach you everything you need to know to get your high school equivalency certification.

Address Contact Class Days Registration
10406 Tiger Trial
Houston, TX 77043
713-251-1695 $195 Yes Day: M&W 9-12 Night: Espanol M&W 6-9pm Registration sign up online/ $15 registration fee