Here in Virginia, we’re excited to offer you the new 2014 GED® program and a fighting chance at a good job with good wages. Learn more below or sign up today at www.GED.com.
What’s new with the GED® test?
With the new 2014 GED® test have access to MyGED™ your online portal to sign up, study, schedule, check scores, and learn about jobs and college.
What is MyGED™?
MyGED™ is your start-to-finish tool for the 2014 GED® program. Flexible, convenient and the support you need before and after the GED® test. Built with you in mind, MyGED™ helps you take control of your life and your future. Register today. Get started now at www.GED.com.
What’s MyGED™ like?
The GED® test has been updated to make sure it measures what graduating high school seniors know and what colleges and employers will expect of you.
- Four (4) parts:
- Science (90 minutes)
- Social Studies (90 minutes)
- Reasoning Through Language Arts (150 minutes including a 10-minute break)
- Mathematical Reasoning (90 minutes)
- Offered on computer (paper available for accommodations only)
- English and Spanish
Where can I study?
Massanutten Technical Center offers weekly classes to help you prepare to take your GED®, contact us today for registration information, or, sign up for MyGED™ at www.GED.com and click on “Study” to find tools, free practice test questions, and GED Ready™: The Official Practice Test.
How do I register?
Registration is simple! Simply sign up for MyGED™ at www.GED.com and you will get information about local policies, how to request modified testing conditions (accommodations), or you’ll be able to schedule right then.
When can I schedule?
Scheduling for the test is available online 24 hours a day 7 days a week with MyGED™ at www.GED.com. Log in and click on “Schedule Test” on the top. Once you complete the scheduling questions you’ll be directed to choose your language, subject, and the day and time that works best for you to test. You can also schedule one test at a time to make sure you feel prepared every time.
What is the passing score?
On the GED® test you need to earn at least 150 points on each subject to pass. To find out if you’re likely to pass, take GED Ready™ (the official practice test) and the only test that can tell you if you’re likely to pass. Sign into MyGED™ at www.GED.com to get ready with GED Ready™.
Is there a fee to take the test?
You can pay as you go with the GED® test. This means you can pay for each subject individually or when you are ready to test. In Virginia, the fee per subject is $30 each, a full battery of tests is $120.
The new GED® program gives you everything you need for success, and MyGED™ will help get you there. With MyGED, you receive unprecedented support before and after you test. Conveniently register and schedule 24/7. Pay as you go and test on what you want, when you want. Plus, find prep tools to help you prepare for test day and resources to help you move forward to what’s next.
MyGED™ was built with you in mind. Register today. Get started at www.GED.com
How do I request a GED transcript or certificate?
As of January 1, 2014, VDOE will no longer accept paper, phone, fax or email requests for the fulfillment of GED credentials. As of January 2, 2014, GED test takers who earned a credential before 2014 can order duplicate copies of transcripts and official Virginia GED certificates online ONLY+ at the GED Credentialing website.
Refer to the frequently asked questions (FAQs) documents for administrators and test takers for more information:
- Virginia’s GED Credentialing FAQs for Test takers (PDF)