COVID-19 (CORONAVIRUS) INFORMATION
Last updated: May 22, 2020
We understand that you may be concerned about COVID-19 (Coronavirus) and how it may impact your GED testing. We are monitoring the situation carefully and are following guidance provided by governing bodies, Pearson and Pearson VUE.
As most states start to open back up, test centers are starting to reopen as well. Some test centers remain closed based on local guidance, and all test centers will be operating under social distancing guidelines from their local government agencies. We realize that it can be frustrating not knowing exactly what is open and when.
The best way to find an available GED testing appointment is to schedule a test. Only test centers with available hours will show up as available. If your preferred test center is not yet open, you can either wait until it does or look for another open test center nearby. Please follow the advice and rules of your state when deciding when to travel to a test center outside of your local community.
In the rare instance that the test center where you’ve booked an appointment closes/cancels your appointment, you will be notified via email. At that point you will be able to call the call center to reschedule your appointment or request a refund. The call center number is 1-877-EXAM-GED (877-392-6433).
When you are ready to take a GED test at a local test center, we are asking test administrators and test-takers to follow the guidance below:
- Wash your hands thoroughly with soap and water for at least 20 seconds prior to arriving at the test center, and after testing
- Cover your cough/sneeze with your arm or elbow, not your hands
- Utilize hand sanitizer when available
- Avoid touching your face
- Reschedule your test if you are feeling unwell or have symptoms such as a fever or respiratory difficulties
We are committed to the safety of GED test-takers. We will continue to monitor the situation and provide additional information as needed. Thank you.
Offers to help you continue to study
Now is the best time to study and get prepared to take your test, while you're stuck at home. Below, are offers to help you keep studying.
30 Extra Free Days of GED Flash
All existing and new GED Flash users will automatically receive an additional free 30 extra days of access.
Get Free Access to KET FastForward Online Learning Through June 30
We’re here to support students and encourage studying through the COVID-19 crisis. You’ll get free access to pretests, interactive lessons and online practice for all 4 GED subjects.