Basic Education/Skills Building
GED® Preparation and ACT® WorkKeys Preparation
English as a Second Language (ESL)
ICC Skills Center locations offer free classes to those seeking preparation for the GED®, basic skills refreshing and work-readiness skills and test preparation for the ACT® WorkKeys assessment. Classes are available in Chickasaw, Itawamba, Lee, Monroe and Pontotoc Itawamba counties.

Class and Test Information

For more information, contact

  • Main office: Crystal Meyers, 662.407.1510 
  • Program director: Julia Houston, 662.407.1512 
  • Schedule a computer-based GED test –   
ABE/GED Guidelines 

Persons wishing to enroll in class must be at least 16 years old and not currently enrolled/attending another school. Official copy of the withdrawal form from the last school attended is required for 16- and 17-year-olds.

Itawamba Community College reserves the right to admit or deny entrance into the ABE/GED program based on the following criteria: 

  • Disciplinary action taken by high school; persons expelled from high school may not enter the ABE/GED program until eligible to return to high school.
  • High school attendance history. 
Probationary Period Requirements (60 days): 
  • Attendance of scheduled class meetings
  • Completion of assignments in a timely manner
  • Exhibiting respect toward teachers and other students
  • Exhibiting a positive attitude toward learning
  • Abiding by the Student Agreement
  • Obtaining educational gains on pre- and post-test TABE scores