Adult Basic Education (ABE)/GED®/HiSET® Test Prep


ARIN Center for Education's Adult Basic Education (ABE), GED®, and HiSET® Classes are for adults who want to improve their basic academic skills, while developing the tools necessary to pass the GED® or HiSET® test.

There are no fees for ABE/GED®/HiSET® Classes. Program funding is provided through the Pennsylvania Department of Education (PDE).

A prospective student over the age of 18 must:

  • Be a Pennsylvania resident
  • Be a resident of Armstrong or Indiana County
  • Not be enrolled in an approved or licensed secondary school
A prospective student under the age of 18 must: 
  • Be 16 or 17 years old
  • Be a Pennsylvania resident
  • Be a resident of Armstrong or Indiana County
  • Provide ARIN Center for Education with an official letter of withdrawal from their school district, on school district letterhead, signed by an official of the school. The letter must be provided to the program at the beginning of Orientation.
This course is currently offered in Armstrong and Indiana Counties.

Armstrong County
Armstrong County CareerLink
11931 State Route 85, Suite E
Kittanning, PA 16201
8:30 a.m. to 11:30 p.m./
12:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Armstrong Center for Community Learning (ACCL)
81 Glade Drive
Kittanning, PA 16201
9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Indiana County
Indiana County CareerLink
300 Indian Springs Road
Indiana, PA 15701
Monday through Thursday
8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.
 ABE/GED®/HiSET® Test Prep is also offered at the Indiana County Jail.