Big Sandy Community and Technical Colleges (BSCTC) Mayo campus has been named
a Pearson Vue Testing Center and will administer GED testing.
In January, the GED Testing Service launched its new test, which is delivered on a
computer based platform. According to GED Testing Service, the new test has many new
features that havent been available in the past and are unique to the program. A few
of the new features include:
A more flexible system that allows adults to schedule and pay for tests one at a time,
and test at more convenient times and locations.
A one-stop website with personalized study plans, skills assessment, career information,
college and financial aid information and more.
The new GED test measures high school equivalency and provides information on the
test takers college readiness. It is the only test fully aligned to national college
and career readiness standards.
Linda Dyer and Lisa Pelphrey are certified Testing Administrators through Pearson
Vue. The company is a leader in providing innovative testing technology, offering
streamline of services for test takers, accessibility and flexibility, highly secure
testing environments, quick turnaround time for results and access to success.
The new GED program provides so many great services, said Dr. Chris Daniel, associate
dean for academic affairs at BSCTC. This include an individualized roadmap for test
takers, online resources for career pathways, college and career readiness standards
for adult education and same-day access to test results.
To learn more about the GED test, call (606) 789-5321, Ext. 82806.