Stephen F. Austin State University offers the 2014 GED® test series Monday – Friday. Candidates must bring a valid government issued photo ID with signature for admission on test day. The 2014 GED® test consist of 4 parts, Science, Math, Social Studies, and Language Arts:; the minimum passing score set by GED Testing Service is an average of 450 (410 minimum on any given subject) or higher on each content area test for a total standard score of 2250 or higher.
Computer vs. Paper and Pencil
|Pencil and Paper GED®||Computer GED®|
Scheduling your test
|Call or visit testing center
during business hours
|Register and schedule online, 24/7|
|Wait on the group to finish
before moving to next section
|Finish one section and move
on without waiting for others
|May take several weeks||Instant results (unofficial)|
|Once a month||Daily, Monday - Friday|
First-time cost of exam $135.00 for all 4 sections or $33.75 per section
The 2nd and 3rd retest is $13.75 per section if taken within 12 months. Retests after that are $33.75 with a 60 day waiting period
Stephen F. Austin State University, (SFASU) campus, Thomas J. Rusk Building, Room 328
To get registered
Register and schedule for testing online 24/7 at www.GEDcomputer.com or by calling the Pearson VUE call center at 1-877-EXAM-GED (392-6433)
*Just follow these 4 easy steps and you will be on your way to earning your GED.
Step 1: Create Your Account
Step 2: Complete Registration Questions
Step 3: Provide Additional Documentation (if necessary)
Step 4: Schedule Your Test
Register for accommodations with the GEDTS (GED® Testing Service) by email at www.ged.com
Prohibited items in the testing room
*You are not permitted to bring personal items into the testing room:
Items Permitted in the testing room
MyGED™ is a start-to-finish tool that gives students everything they need to prepare for the GED test, perform well on the test, and progress to good jobs with good wages after the test.
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