ECCC GED® Testing Dates 2012-2013
Decatur GED® Testing DatesSaturday, November 9, 2013
Saturday, December 7, 2013 (retesters only)
Friday, December 13, 2013 (retesters only
Monday, December 16, 2013 (retesters only)
Louisville GED® Testing DatesCall 601-635-2111 Ext. 278 to schedule your test.
November 14 & 15, 2013
December 12, 2013 (restesters only)
GED® Testings FAQS
What is the GED® Test?
The GED® Test is a nationally recognized high school equivalency diploma that is accepted by most colleges, training programs, and the military. The GED® test is comprised of five (5) subject areas: Mathematics; Language Arts, Writing Skills; Science; Social Studies; and Language Arts, Reading.
Who can take the GED® Test?
18 years of age and older
Potential examinees must be 18 years or older and have not graduated from high school to be eligible to take the GED® Test without restrictions. Applicants must attend a GED® Testing Orientation prior to taking the exam (see below), Applicants must also provide a valid, state-issued, picture I.D., a notarized application, and pay their testing fee prior to testing. The testing fee is $75.00 for the complete test or $15.00 per subject area.
17 year olds
Potential examinees that turn 17 prior to September 1 of the current school year are eligible to test, but must provide a signed drop slip from the last high school attended in addition to attending orientation and providing a valid, state-issued picture I.D., notarized application (with parent/guardian’s signature) and testing fee.
Examinees may test (and restest) on a subject area up to 3 times a calendar year (January-December).
How do you register for the GED® Tests?
East Central Community College hosts GED® Orientation each Wednesday at 1:00pm when the College is in session on campus in Ethridge Hall, Room 10. All first time examinees, must attend GED® Orientation and provide a valid, state-issued picture I.D., notarized application, and testing fee.
Examinees that have previously tested and need to retest on one or more subject areas, do not need attend GED® Orientation and may simply call our office at 601-635-6278 or 601-635-6387 to register for a testing session.
East Central Community College now offers GED® testing in Louisville, MS at the Louisville Career Advancement Center. To register for testing dates in Louisville, call us at 601-635-2111, ext. 278.
East Central Community College also offers the GED® Computer Based Test. The registration for the computer based test is different from the registration for the . If you are interested in taking the GED® on a computer, click here.
Are accommodations available?
Accommodations are available for examinees with physical and/or learning disabilities. These accommodations must be approved prior to testing. Ask your GED® Examiner for more information.
Are prep classes available for the GED® Test?
East Central Community College offers Adult Basic Education (ABE) classes within the five county district. Classes include diagnostic tests to measure what subject areas students need instruction, one-on-one and direct instruction from certified instructors, and access to the GED® Official Practice Test. For more information on ABE classes in your area, click here.