Wharton County Junior College will offer GED registration at two campus locations as follows: Monday, February 25 from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. at the Richmond Campus, 5333 FM 1640 in Richmond and on Monday, March 4 from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. at the Wharton Campus, 911 Boling Highway, in Wharton. Additional test details will be given at the time of registration.
The GED test will be given at the Richmond and Wharton campuses as follows: Friday, March 1, beginning at 9 a.m. at the Richmond campus, 5333 FM 1640 in Richmond and on Friday, March 8, beginning at 9 a.m. at the Wharton Campus, 911 Boling Highway in Wharton.
Area residents who wish to register for the test should bring a valid, government-issued photo identification. Those under 18 need a withdrawal form from high school and must be accompanied by their parent or guardian. Other forms are required depending on the age of the test-taker. Cost for first time test-takers is $80 and $13 to re-take a test.
As part of the registration process, an online demographic survey is required. It can be completed at www.utk16.org/scoring. The GED® testing program is the only high school equivalency credential recognized by all 50 states. To learn more about WCJC’s testing and to ask questions, please call the Wharton County Junior College Testing Center at 979.532.6386 or visit wcjc.edu.