Adult Education

St. Bernard Adult Education HiSET Program
at Nunez Community College

3710 Paris Road - Chalmette, LA 70043


Pat Pourciau, Director

Adult Education Website


Day Classes

Monday through Friday

8:00 AM  - 11:30 AM

12:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Evening Classes

Tuesday & Wednesday

4:00 PM - 7:00 PM

The St. Bernard Adult Education Center Offers:

  • HiSET attainment
  • Convenient hours and location
  • Individualized, small and large group, computer assisted, proxy instruction
  • Self-paced individualized plan of instruction
  • Free instruction and use of materials to registered students
  • Relaxed, comfortable, adult atmosphere on a college campus
  • Quick access to admission at Nunez Community College while working on the HiSET Diploma
  • Accommodating flex schedule
  • Work from home and work at school
  • Registration is every 6 weeks


HiSET Diploma

  1. You must be 18 years of age or older and no longer enrolled in school. Persons under 19 years of age must have a drop slip from the last school attended. Persons under 18 years of age must have a school board waiver.
  2. Register for HiSET class. (The only cost is a $20 registration fee).
  3. Complete the diagnostic assessment (TABE) in math, reading, and language to find your level of placement.
  4. Receive individualized tutoring/instruction.
  5. Complete the HiSET Practice Test.
  6. Register for the HiSET. (The cost is $90 pre-paid and non-refundable).
  7. Take the HiSET. The test is administered at CF Rowley on paper or computer. You must have a driverís license or state picture ID to test and must be pre-scheduled.

Accelerating Opportunities

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