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GED testing fee increasing for 2011

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GED testing fee increasing for 2011

By Lori Dugan

Thatcher, AZ—Effective January 2, 2011, the Arizona Department of Education is increasing the administrative fee required to take the GED from $20 to $30, bringing the total cost to take the GED at Eastern Arizona College to $80 ($30 administration fee plus $50 EAC fee.)

‘There will be three more opportunities to take the test at EAC before this increase goes into effect,” says Jerri Lukens, evaluation technician at EAC. “The next testing opportunity is scheduled for November 16 and 17, and students will need to pre-register by November 11.”

For more information or to register to take the test, call Lukens at (928) 428-8491, or toll free: (800) 678-3808 ext. 8491. GED preparation classes are offered at the EAC Discovery Park campus; call (928) 428-6260 for more information.