NOW IS THE TIME TO GET OR FINISH YOUR GED!!! The tests change in 2014 so you must complete testing this year!! 

The GED tests are national tests in the areas of Writing, Social Studies, Science, Reading, and Mathematics.  Individual tests may be retaken up to three times a year.  Spanish tests are available on scheduled Saturdays only.

Tests are administered in sections on Saturdays at Merced Adult School.  Candidates must sign up for the test 36 hours in advance at the Adult School Office.  A government issued picture ID is required for registration and a testing time.

The GED test cost is $140.00 which includes the state and national fees.  Refunds will not be issued.  Retest fees are $20 per test if the test was failed and a $12 fee will be charged per date if a testing appointment has been missed.  Accomodations are available upon request.

No Personal Checks Accepted and No Refunds

NEW TO MAS - COMPUTER BASED TESTING!! Merced Adult School is proud to announce they are now a Pearson Vue testing center for the computer based GED test.  In 2014 all GED tests will be administered through a computer based system.  Also, if you have not started the 2002 version of the GED Test you may take the test at our computer testing site as well.  Tests are administered at our CAFB site in Atwater on Tuesdays and Thursdays.  To schuedule your test please log on to