GED Testing

Scheduling

To schedule your GED test, please visit www.ged.com!
Location: St. Croix River Education District, 425 S. Dana Ave. Rush City, MN 55069
Test Hours: 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM on all specified dates.
Please email: hswanson@scred.k12.mn.us or call: 320-358-1227

Identification
You are required to provide identification in order to take your test. You WILL NOT be seated unless you can provide one of the following at your exam appointment:
  • Government-issued driver's license
  • Passport
  • Learner's permit
  • Military ID
  • State ID or any other Government-issued ID
Closures and Cancellations

Building closures due to weather conditions will be broadcasted on the four local News weather stations. If you are running late or cannot make it to your exam please call: Hailey Swanson: 320-358-1227

2019-2020 Testing Dates
Dates are subject to change.

  • September 11, 2019
  • September 24, 2019
  • October 2, 2019
  • October 17, 2019
  • November 12, 2019
  • November 26 2019
  • December 10, 2019
  • January 14, 2020
  • January 28, 2020
  • February 12, 2020
  • February 25, 2020
  • March 10, 2020
  • March 24, 2020
  • April - (Cancelled)
  • May 12, 2020 - (Cancelled/TBD)
  • May 26, 2020 - (Cancelled/TBD)
  • June (TBD)
  • July (None)
  • August (None)


Test Specifications

  1. Reasoning Through Language Arts (RLA) (150 minutes)
    • Section 1 (27 minutes*)
    • Section 2 (45 minutes)
    • Student Break (10 minutes)
    • Section 3 (60 minutes*)
    * The time allotted for sections 1 and 3 may vary slightly, but the total test time will always be 150 minutes.
  2. Mathematical Reasoning (115 minutes)
    • Part 1 (first 5 test questions) calculator not allowed
    • Part 2 - (remaining 41 test questions) calculator allowed
    As of Friday, February 21, 2014, the standard time allowance on the GED® test - Mathematical Reasoning was increased by 25 minutes. The time allowance for GED Ready® - Mathematical Reasoning was also increased by 13 minutes.
  3. Science (90 minutes)
  4. Social Studies (70 minutes)


Frequently Asked Questions


How old do I need to be to take the test (without exceptions)?
In Minnesota, the minimum age required to take the GED® test is 19 years old.     

Do I need to prove I’m a resident of Minnesota to take the test?
In Minnesota, there is no residency requirement. 

The closest testing center is in a different state. Can I take the exam there?
Minnesota doesn’t have a residency requirement, so they’ll allow you to take the GED® test there.  

How much does the GED® test on cost?
Minnesota charges $20 per module for the GED® test.

Can I take all of the parts at once or do I need to setup different appointment times?
Yes, in Minnesota you can take all test parts in the same day if you can find a testing center with hours that accommodate it. Please note that SCRED meets this accommodation.

For more FAQs and info about the test, please visit: http://www.gedtestingservice.com/testers/policy_mn
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