G.E.D.

Registering for the Test:

Go to www.ged.com to establish an account and register for the test!

Preparing for the GED Test:

* Albert Lea Adult Basic Education offers FREE GED Prep classes! Call: 507-379--4866 or email penny.jahnke@alschools.org or julie.sager@alschools.org for more information!

* GED Testing Service offers myGEDTM  at www.GED.com as a start-to-finish online program to help you succeed. This personalized program guides you through the entire testing process and helps you find study help, prepare for test day, access your personal study plan and learn about colleges and jobs. 

About the 2015 Series:

Scores from before 01/01/2014 have EXPIRED.
Computer based test
Total testing time is 7 hours

o    Reasoning Through Language Arts test is 150 minutes

o    Mathematical Reasoning test is 115 minutes

o    Social Studies test is 90 minutes

o    Science test is 90 minutes

                                         You can take any combination of tests

Restrictions:                                                                                                                    You must be 19 in the state of Minnesota to take the GED Tests. If you are under 19 you can apply for an age waiver. Talk to Albert Lea Adult Basic Education for more information. 

Cost:
Each GED test costs $30.00 in the state of Minnesota. You must register and pay online (ged.com). You may pay for tests one at a time. The total cost for all four tests is $120.00. GED Practice Tests can be taken online for $6.00 per subject.

Testing Sites:
The official GED Test will be administered at a GED Testing Facility of your choosing. To find the nearest testing facility visit GED.com. Albert Lea Adult Basic Education is a registered Pearson Vue Testing Center! Look for Albert Lea when you register!

 

GED TESTING DATES

Thursday, September 24, 2:00-6:30pm
Friday, September 25, 9:00-1:30pm
Thursday, October 29, 2:00-6:30pm
Thursday, November 5, 2:00-6:30pm
Friday, November 6, 9:00-1:30pm
Thursday, December 10, 2:00-6:30pm
Friday, December 11, 9:00-1:30pm



Accommodations may be available for individuals with disabilities. Accommodations might include additional testing time, individual testing area, additional breaks, etc. To apply for accommodations visit ged.com and create an account.

 

 


Overwhelmed and not sure where to begin?
Contact: Adult Basic Education
Penny Jahnke or Julie Sager at 507-379-4866.

E-mail: penny.jahnke@alschools.org
Julie.sager@alschools.org

 

Related Files:
2015 GED Information.docx (docx, 59.66 KB)

Penny Jahnke

ABE Coordinator | Brookside Education Center
Phone 
507.379.4867

Julie Sager

ABE Secretary | Brookside Education Center
Phone 
507.379.4866

Betsy Schroeder

ABE/GED/ELL Teacher | Brookside Education Center
Phone 
507.379.5183