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GED Prep and Testing

GED Test Preparation

The Simi Institute for Careers and Education offers a comprehensive GED® test preparation program.  This includes the GED® practice test, teacher-directed  classroom instruction in math and writing as well as general test preparation with the assistance of qualified instructors.  You may enroll in this program anytime. Students will be given online access to GED® test preparation and the blended learning program after taking the GED® practice test after two standardized tests and 12 hours of attendance.  The blended learning program requires a book deposit of $100.

This course is FREE!


Dates: August 11, 2020 - January 14, 2021

Days: Monday - Thursday

Time: M, W: 9:00 am - 7:00 pm; T, Th: 9:00 am - 8:30 pm

GED Test Information

Simi Institute for Careers and Education is an official testing facility for GED® Testing Service.  Upon passing the exam, test candidates will be issued a high school equivalency credential from the state of California. To register to take the GED® test on our campus, visit or call 1.877.EXAMGED.  Payment and test scheduling are done online.  Examinees only come to the adult school on their selected test date.

Test Requirements:

  • 18 years of age or older (or within 60 days of 18th birthday).

  • Not a graduate of a U.S. high school.

  • Candidates must be California residents with a valid driver’s license, identification card, or government-issued passport.  

Photo ID must be presented at time of testing. Acceptable forms of ID Include a California driver’s license, California ID, or passport with a current picture and proof of California residency. The identification must be current and must include name, birth date, picture, address and signature. In the event that California residency cannot be verified with just one of the above, proof of residency must be provided by bringing an additional document in the form of a bank statement, utility bill or rental agreement.

Test Fees:

$140 full test (4 subject tests)

$35 individual subject test

  • Not recommended to take all 4 subject tests on the same day.


To register, please contact:

Kris Owen

805.579.6200, ext. 1615