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GED Test (General Equivalency Diploma)

Congratulations! You are taking one of the most important steps of your life – earning your GED (General Equivalency Diploma) credential! Millions of people like you have taken GED to get a better job, continue their education, or to feel better about themselves. The GED tests measure your knowledge and academic skills against those of today's traditional high school graduates.

Preparation
Contact your local Adult Education for GED classes, and any questions you may have leading up to the GED.

Boone County Adult Education
859-442-1695

Grant County Adult Education
859-823-1341

Kenton County Adult Education
859-442-1166

Pendleton County Adult Education
859-654-3325 ext. 2603

Registration
Visit www.pearsonvue.com or https://ged.com/ to register for your GED exam. You must create an account through MyGED to schedule and pay for your exam. Practice exams are also available online at https://ged.com/; you must pass the practice exams before scheduling for your Official GED.

Location
GED testing is administered through the Assessment Center at Gateway’s Boone County Campus:
Gateway Community and Technical College
Center for Advanced Manufacturing
500 Technology Way
Florence, KY 41042

GED Cost
The full GED battery can be purchased online for $120. Individual exams are also available, find pricing online at https://ged.com/.

Questions
For questions regarding the GED please contact GED Testing Services:
Test on paper questions 1-800-62-MYGED (800-626-9433)
Test on computer questions 1-877-EXAM-GED (877-392-6433)
Preguntas en Español 1-877-450-3276
Accommodations accommodations@GEDtestingservice.com 
All other questions: help@GEDtestingservice.com

 
For all other inquiries please contact Katie Carter, katie.carter@kctcs.edu, at Gateway’s Assessment Center: 859-442-1159.