As of January 2014, New York State replaced the GED exam with the Test Assessing Secondary Completion (TASC). This comprehensive basic skills and college preparation course is a complete program that provides the student with individualized assessment; 90 hours of instruction; computer lab time; practice tests; and an opportunity to apply to sit for the TASC exam. Students are required to purchase TASC Prep, 5th Edition by Kaplan (ISBN 978-1506263106). All students must be 18 years of age or older to register for these classes. For additional information, call 631-451-4926.