Southside Programs for Adult Continuing Education
Applicants are responsible for registering for the GED test online at www.ged.com. Applicants must be at least 18 years of age and legally withdrawn from school. Valid driver’s licenses, valid passports, military IDs, or other forms of government-issued (national or foreign) identification that show name, address, date of birth, signature, and photograph are all acceptable forms of identification.
The cost for a full test battery is $120.00. The cost for an individual subject test is $30.00. Reasonable accommodations are available upon request to individuals who qualify.
UPDATE: The cost of the test will increase on July 1, 2023. The cost for an individual subject test will be $36.00. The cost for the full test battery will be $144.00.
The test time for all four GED® tests is approximately 8 hours. It is recommended to take the test in more than one session. It is a series of four tests with questions covering language arts, mathematics, social studies and science.
Individuals that pass a GED Ready test may be eligible for a scholarship to take the actual GED test at no charge. Please contact the regional office at (804) 733-2670 for more information.