High School Equivalency (HSE)

High School Equivalency (HSE) Preparation Classes

High School Equivalency (HSE) preparation classes are designed to ensure that students pass all sections of the HiSET®, GED, or TASC™ test. Saddleback College Adult Education offers HSE preparation classes at Saddleback Adult Education MV, on the Silverado High School (SHS) campus and at Saddleback Adult Education SJC, on the Serra High School campus. Classes are offered in Math, Science, Social Studies and Language Arts, and are available in both English and Spanish. Exam preparation includes placement and practice tests.

Spring 2019 HSE classes run January 14 through May 23.
All classes are open enrollment.

For more information, call: (949) 493-0658

Register in person at one of the following locations:

  • 31351 El Camino Real (Saddleback Adult Education SJC).
    Monday - Thursday: 8:30 AM - 9 PM
  • 25632 Peter A. Hartman Way (Saddleback Adult Education MV).
    Monday - Thursday: 2 - 9 PM


Summer 2019 HSE Schedule is here!


CUSD and SVUSD Graduation Requirement Change (CAHSEE)

The requirement to pass the CAHSEE (California High School Exit Examination) as a condition of graduation was rescinded in January 2016. If you have received a Certificate of Achievement from a Capistrano Unified School District high school or from a Saddleback Valley Unified School District high school, you are now entitled to receive a diploma. 

To pick up your diploma and copies of your transcript please contact: 

Capistrano Unified School District - Ginger Hooper, CUSD Registrar, tel. 949-234-9241, 33122 Valle Road, San Juan Capistrano, CA 92675.

Saddleback Valley Unified School District - Poonam Ganesan,   SVUSD High School Credit Recovery, tel.  949-837-8830, 25632 Peter A Hartman Way, Mission Viejo, CA 92691.