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GED Exam (Pearson VUE)

Mt. Diablo Adult Education has been selected as a GED® Pearson VUE Testing Center. Students are now able to take the new GED® Test at the Loma Vista campus.

• All examinees must first register for the GED® Exam
• Register online at (MyGED)
• Click on “Schedule” to schedule and pay for testing

® Exam is brand new in 2014. If you have passed some but not all subject tests prior to the new 2014 Exam, the prior scores will no longer be valid and you will have to take all subject tests again.

• Must be at least 18 years old
• Must have a valid government-issued ID, such as a driver’s license or DMV-issued ID, a passport, visa, or military ID, indicating date of birth, current residence, recent photo, and signature
• Social security number recommended for registration

Important Notices
• Testing fees: $140 ($35 per test x 4 tests)
• Testing fees are non-refundable; pay at the website
• Referring agencies: please contact Loma Vista Adult Center
® testing information: (925) 685-7340, Ext. 6749
• No late admission to examination sessions

Ready to Start? Create your Account Today!
You must go to to create an account to schedule and pay for your testing.

Additional Information

California Specific Requirements 

Information on the Four New Tests
• Reasoning through language arts–
• Mathematical reasoning–
• Science–
• Social studies–

Need accommodations?
Any requests for accommodations for testing must be sent directly to the GED® Testing Service. Please contact them by email at Accommodations are no longer arranged with Loma Vista or any other GED® testing center.

Need to Brush Up before taking the GED Exam?
Sign up for Continuing GED® Prep Classes at Mt. Diablo Adult Education. Click here to register for an orientation. Need additional help? Check out Mrs. Paynton's Test Prep Site.


GED® Testing Service offers the only learner-centric program that is recognized and portable from state to state. The program is based on the expectations and standards for college- and career-readiness and will lead to better outcomes in education.






Pearson VUE is the leading provider of global computer-based testing solutions for information technology, academic, government, and professional teaching programs.

Contact Information

Call our GED Info Line at (925) 685-7340, Ext. 6749 for more information about the GED Exam.