Earn a GED!GED FAQSQ. How do I register for the Official GED Test?
A. Go to ged.com, register, and sign up for a test date.
Q. What if I am under 19?
A. Contact an ABE site. You will be required to get an age waiver. You can achieve this by achieving a 158 proctored Mathematical Reasoning and Reasoning through Language Arts practice tests (GED Ready) at an approved ABE site.
Q. How much does the Official GED Test cost?
A. There are 4 tests—Mathematical Reasoning,Reasoning through Language Arts, Science, and Social Studies. Each test costs $30 resulting in a total of $120 for all 4 tests.
[If you take GED Ready Practice tests, ABE will share a code for a $10 savings on each of the Official GED tests].Q. Where can I take the GED test?
A. After registering on ged.com, the site will indicate
the location nearest you. [If you wish to test in
Hutchinson Testing Center you must call
320-234-8507 to sign up.]
Q. Is there a practice test?
A. Yes, it is called GED Ready. You can take it at
Q. How much does it cost?
A. Each of the 4 practice tests cost $6.
Q. How do I pay?
A. The payment process is all online. You will need a credit card or a debit card to complete it. However, if you come and register with ABE, we will cover the $24 cost for all 4 tests.
[Currently ABE has vouchers to pay for the GED Ready Practice Test to be taken at the ABE site].
Q. Am I ready to take the GED Test?
A. 2014 has brought new standards to the GED test. A CASAS score of 250 for reading and 230 for math is suggested.
Q. What can I do to prepare?
A. Contact your local ABE! There are several programs available to help you achieve your goal. There are day or night classes and a wide variety of tools to help you prepare for the material that will be on the test as well as practice your computer skills and typing.
Contact us!Telephone: 320.231.8480Willmar Adult Basic Education
Email Laura Morales, Site Coordinator
Jefferson Learning Center
1234 Kandiyohi Ave. SW
Willmar, MN 56201