GED Information - Class - Testing - Fees & More
What is the GED®?
GED® stands for General Education Development. The GED® is an exam that consists of four tests. It is for people who do not have a high school diploma. If you pass, you get a Kansas State High school Diploma issued from Kansas Board of Regents.
Who can take the GED®?
Not be currently enrolled in school
Not be a high school or GED graduate
Be 16 or older
If you are 16 or 17 the Compulsory Attendance Disclaimer forms must be provided
What is on the GED test?
The GED exam consists of four sub-tests:
Reasoning through Language Arts
What is the cost of the test?
GED Ready is the official practice test is free to students (non-students must pay $24.00 on-line with a debit or credit card, $6/sub-test)
The GED® Test is $156.00 total (4 tests, $39.00 each)
What type of payment is accepted?
Money Orders – Made payable to Paola Adult Education Center
When we receive your payment, we then purchase the GED® testing vouchers. Staff at the Paola Adult Education Center are available for any questions or concerns.
The four sub-tests may also be purchased on-line with a credit or debit card. If this is the preferred method, each test needs to be scheduled and paid for individually, even if you are scheduling more than one test on a particular day.
You will need to present current state identification (driver’s license or state I.D.) to be admitted into the GED® test for each test.