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General Educational Development (GED) 

Testing information 

East Mississippi Community College offers GED testing at several locations throughout its six-county district. Testing is administered over two half-day sessions during the week or full-day sessions on select Saturdays.


  • GED test dates
  • As of Jan. 1, 2014, changes to the way the GED test is administered took effect.
    Click here for more information.

Candidates for testing must be:

  • Residents of Mississippi
  • At least 18 years old
  • Not enrolled in public secondary school (proof of withdrawal may be required).
Pre-registration is required before testing. Call (662) 243-1985 to schedule a registration session.
Candidates must bring to the required two-hour registration session:
  • Completed, notarized GED application (first-time test takers only)
  • Current, government-issued photo ID (driver’s license, state ID, passport, etc.)
  • Social Security number and permanent mailing address
  • Non-refundable testing fee:
  •       $75 if testing for the first time, money order only 
          $15 per part if retesting, money order only

Contact an EMCC GED examiner for information on testing of 16- and 17-year-olds and for requesting testing with special accommodations: 


NOTE: This website is not affiliated with, or endorsed by, the American Council on Education or GED Testing Service,
which owns or administer the GED trademark. 


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Main Campus
1512 Kemper Street
PO Box 158
Scooba, MS 39358
(662) 476-8442
Golden Triangle
8731 South Frontage Road
PO Box 100
Mayhew, MS 39753
(662) 243-1900
CAFB Extension Center
81 Fifth Street, Room A
CAFB, MS 39710
(662) 434-2660
NAS Meridian Extension
255 Rosenbaum Ave.
Meridian, MS 39309
(601) 679-3570