Press releases

Learn more about GED Testing Service's activities and announcements across the country. Read our latest press releases here. 

FTC Shuts Down Operators of Fake Online "High Schools"
March 10, 2017

Massachusetts Approves GED Test Program
February 15, 2017

GED Testing Service Enhances Process to Request Accommodations 
September 13, 2016

GED Testing Service Wins 2016 International Business AwardsSM Gold Stevie® Award
August 17, 2016

First Ever National GED Grad Day Kicks Off On June 15
June 13, 2016 

GED Testing Service Helps Fight Consumer Fraud
February 17, 2016

Passing Score for the GED Test Recalibrated; Two Performance Levels Added to More Fully Measure Learners' Skills  (Click here to view in Spanish)
January 26, 2016

Website Now Shows Materials That Are Most Aligned with the GED® Test  
December 16, 2015

Text Message Program Offered to Keep Students Motivated and On Track
December 9, 2015

Walmart, KFC, Taco Bell and Southeastern Grocers Partner with GED Testing Service to Launch GEDWorks™   (Spanish version available here)
October 29, 2015

New Focus on Career Path Exploration to Help GED® Students Look Beyond Testing
September 28, 2015

Discounts on GED® Tests and Practice Tests Available
January 26, 2015

New program provides free GED® practice tests (Spanish version available here)
September 10, 2014

Arizona and Washington approve 2014 GED® program 
April 24, 2014

New GED® practice test predicts success on official exam 
March 13, 2014

GED Testing Service and KET announce free teacher training courses for 2014 GED® test 
January 27, 2014

New GED Test and Comprehensive New GED® Program Launches Today (Spanish version available here
January 2, 2014

New 2014 GED® Program Website And Registration Launches Today
December 4, 2013

Nevada State Board of Education approves 2014 GED® program
November 8, 2013

GED Testing Service adds testing dates in Dallas/Ft. Worth to help students finish expiring GED® test
October 4, 2013

GED® graduate speaks out on efforts to improve adult education and testing programs
August 5, 2013

Arizona launches computerized GED® test
June 25, 2013

Computer-based GED® testing launches in North Carolina
June 25, 2013

Free GED® retesting offer extended through August 2013
June 4, 2013

2014 GED® test aligned with new national college and career readiness standards for adult education
May 23, 2013

California launches GED® testing on computer
April 11, 2013

Computerized GED® test now available in Maryland
April 4, 2013

Texas launches computer-based GED® testing across the state
March 25, 2013

Spanish-language GED® test now available on computer (Spanish version available here
March 14, 2013

GED® testing on computer launches in Nevada
March 5, 2013

Adults score higher and finish faster on computerized GED® test
February 6, 2013

Cost of GED® test on computer to remain $120 through 2015

January 14, 2013


View press releases prior to 2013 here.








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CT Turner
Senior Director of Public Affairs
P: 202-471-2228