GED Changes

Computer Based Testing


By Fall 2013 all 76 GED testing centers will be converted to offer both computer based testing (CBT) and paper based testing(PBT). By January 2014 all GED tests will be provided on computer. National links for testing on computer.

Wisconsin Test Centers providing CBT:

  • Mid-State Technical College
  • Northeast Wisconsin Technical College
  • Milwaukee Area Technical College (October 24th)
  • Gateway Technical College (October 24th)
  • Northeast Wisconsin Technical College – Wausau Campus (October 25th)

Key board tutorials
Practicing keyboarding



2002 Closeout

The current version of the GED test is expiring at the end of 2013 and test scores will expire too if you don’t finish and pass the tests by December 2013.

Last day to test in Wisconsin: December 5, 2013 (writing) & December 13, 2013 (all other tests).

Sample PSA's for 2002 Closeout

Sample Scripts for 2002 Closeout

Join the national 2002 closeout campaign at GED Testing Service


2014 GED Test

Beginning January 2, 2014 a new GED test will begin. The test will be based on the Common Core State Standards and provide documentation of high school completion and college and career readiness.

Test development: Assessment Guide

Sample items

For questions about this information, contact Beth Lewis (608) 267-1062