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Theresa Hikita- HiSET Distance Learning

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John Comfort- Hiset Distance Learning 

HiSET Home Study Program

HiSET Home Study Program 2018 - 2019

The HiSET Home Study Program is designed to support working adults and adults who can not attend regular classroom sessions with the skills needed for completion of the High School Equivalency Test.



Fall Registration: Step 1: Attend an orientation. See the Orientation Schedule by clicking the blue orientation tab on the left side of this page. Step 2: Fill out registration paper work and get a student ID number. Step 3: Complete assessment test to determine program placement.  Step 4: Once placement level is determined, your will be place in the appropriate class or on a waiting list .Step 4:  If you are enrolled Obtain your start date for your program. Orientations start on time, NO student will be allowed to enter an orientation after it has begun. 

B1, Office hours are Monday - Thursday 9 am - 6:30 pm  and Friday 9 am - 4:00 pm.

                                                                                                                                 Fall semester classes begin Sept 10, 2018- Jan 24,2018

(Orientation is required before you can start class)


Registration for Spring semester begins Jan 14, 2019-Feb 1, 2019

Spring semester classes begin Feb 4,2019-May 30, 2019

(Orientation is required before you can start class)


Students will take assessment tests to determine their current reading level, academic strengths and areas of need. A ninth grade reading level is required for the program( 240 CASAS score or higher). Students not meeting the ninth grade reading level will be referred to our ABE program to build their skills and then transition back to the HiSET Home Studies  program.Next, students will be assigned content specific coursework through Work Packets to build their skills.  The instructors are available to support students with tutorials and labs on Mondays 10:45 - 2:15pm, Tuesdays and Thursday from 9:00 AM-2:45 PM and Wednesday from 9:00 am to 2:00 pm.  Evenings times are available on  Tuesday from 4:45 pm to 8:15 pm and   Wednesday  from 3:45 PM-8:15 PM.

Contact Theresa Hikita at  or (562) 595-8893 Ext. 471.

FREE HiSET Home Study Program 2018 -2019

HiSet Home Study Program


How it Works

  1. Register for Long Beach School for Adults, attend orientation and fill out papers work and take an assessment test.
  2. Attend instructor's office hours (Bungalow 9, back office)
  3. Pinpoint your strengths & weaknesses by taking 5 subject pre-tests
  4. Review areas to study
  5. Check out Work Packets 
  6. Complete the Work Packets and on-line lessons at home
  7. Meet with your Instructor weekly to review and  correct your work
  8. Check out the next set of Work Packets
  9. Take the “Official HiSET Practice Test”
  10. Register to take the HiSET Exam!



For more information:

Contact Theresa Hikita at or (562) 595-8893 Ext. 471


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