GED Testing

General Education Development, is a set of five multiple choice tests in the following areas of study: language arts writing, language arts reading, social studies, science and mathematics. GED is recognized across Canada and the United States. Many employers will accept the GED in place of a high school diploma and some college programs accept the GED in place of a prerequisite, but you should enquire at individual colleges to confirm. 

GED Tests are scheduled throughout the academic year. They are usually held on a Saturday from 8:15 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Upcoming Tests Dates:

Lac La Biche Campus Cold Lake Campus 
Saturday, April 29, 2017 Saturday, February 11, 2017
Saturday, June 3, 2017 Saturday, June 17, 2017


If you wish to write your GED test or have any questions, please contact one of the campuses below.

Cold Lake Campus: 780-639-0030 ext. 7102

Lac La Biche or St. Paul Campus: 780-623-5551 ext. 5518



Special writing dates can be added for interested organizations, dependent on the number of candidates and circumstances. Please inquire (additional costs may be involved). A study guide is available at the College Bookstore (or local campus) titled Complete Canadian GED Preparation. It costs about $30.00. In addition, you can enquire about a GED preparation course which run dependant on the number of interested candidates.

 GED Requirements: You must be 18 years of age or over and out of high school for at least 10 consecutive months.

GED Test Fees: $200 full exam; $190 rewrite exam.

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