High School Diploma option: National External Diploma Program (NEDP)

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NEDP Fact Sheet

February NEDP Intake/Registration

The next NEDP Intake and Registration will be held at UTC, 6505 Belcrest Road, Suite 125. Hyattsville MD 20782 on Thursday February, 19th at 5:30pm-9pm. You must call 301-546-8350 to pre-register. We can NOT accept walk-ins on the day of registration. If we are closed due to inclement weather, the make-up day will be Thursday, February 26th at the same time. **Please note the registration is now full. The next registration will be in May, please check back for more information in April. For information on skills workshops call 301-546-8350 or 301-546-0891


The National External Diploma Program (NEDP) is an High School diploma option for mature adults who have significant life experience and can demonstrate academic competencies and life skills. Successful participants earn a Maryland High School Diploma by developing an online portfolio which demonstrates mastery of the required skills. To enroll in the NEDP, individuals must pass qualifying math and reading tests. The program is held at two PGCC sites: the Largo campus and the University Town Center in Hyattsville. The total cost of the program is $200.

For more information and orientation dates, please call either:

Hyattsville   301-546-8350 between 9 am and 9 pm Monday to Thursday, 9 am to 5 pm on Friday , or

Largo           301-546-0891 between 9 am and 5 pm Monday to Friday, or 301-546-7509 between 6 pm and 9 pm Monday to Thursday.

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