High School Diploma and GED Preparation

High School Diploma and GED Preparation students are students taking Career and Academic Preparation (CAP) classes toward a high school diploma or for GED test preparation.  Students between the ages of 16-18 without a high school diploma or GED need a signed release form from their home high school or school district office. For more information on High School completion options, contact the Welcome Center at 360-699-NEXT.

Steps to Enroll:

1. Apply and Take the CASAS Placement Test

Start the admissions process by filling out our online application and completing the CASAS placement test. Be sure to check the Assessment Center drop-in hours before visiting campus. Bring Photo ID.

You can attend an optional CAP Information Session to learn about GED prep/High School 21+ classes! Friends and family welcome. No registration needed. Bring Photo ID. 


Clark College Main Campus | T-Building, Room 226

When:GED graduation

2. Attend a New Student Orientation

Sign-up for a New Student Orientation to learn more about high school completion options, receive assistance logging into MyClark, obtain 1:1 advising assistance, and register for fall CAP classes. Registration is required. Bring Photo ID.

If you are enrolling in High School 21+, please send your official high school transcript to Enrollment Services prior to the orientation.


Clark College Main Campus


Visit the New Student Orientation registration page for upcoming dates.