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Understanding the GED

Many adults who did not complete high school acquire through experience, reading, and other informal learning, educational maturity equal to or above the level of a high school graduate. The GED® testing program offered through Cumberland College is designed to determine that level.


The GED exams consist of five tests.  The times below are the scheduled times allowed by GED Testing Services that includes tutorials and scheduled breaks.

The questions in each of these exams require you to use general knowledge and thinking skills. The exams consist of multiple choice questions and one essay.

Registering for the Exam

To write the GED test, you must pre-register at least 24 hours in advance.  Follow these easy steps to register for the GED test:

  1. Create an account
  2. Complete your profile information
  3. Through your account, schedule to write your test at a Cumberland College campus in either Nipawin, Melfort or Tisdale. 
    NO WALK-INS.  You must preregister at least 24 hours in advance.  See table below with upcoming testing dates.
    1. Payment is required at the time of scheduling.  The cost is $7 USD/module, or $35 USD for the entire test
    2. Payment is by credit card.  If you don't have a credit card, please stop in at Cumberland College to purchase a voucher number.
    3. HINT: Select 3 exams for the first day, and 2 exams for the second day when when registering,  This will allow the scheduling site to show you available times.  If you select all 5 tests to write in one day, the GED site will show that there are no times available.


All testing occurs on site at the following Cumberland College campuses.  Tests can not be written at home.


Campus Date Times
Nipawin September 29, 2021 10am - 4pm
Nipawin September 30, 2021 4pm - 9pm
Nipawin October 4, 2021 10am - 4pm
Nipawin October 5, 2021 4pm - 9pm
Melfort October 27, 2021 10am - 4pm
Melfort  October 28, 2021 4pm - 9pm
Nipawin November 8, 2021 10am - 4pm
Nipawin November 9, 2021 4pm - 9pm
Tisdale November 17, 2021 10am - 4pm
Tisdale November 18, 2021 4pm - 9pm
Melfort December 1, 2021 10am - 4pm
Melfort  December 2, 2021 4pm - 9pm
 Nipawin December 8, 2021 10am - 4pm
 Nipawin December 9, 2021 4pm - 9pm
Tisdale January 12, 2022 10am - 4pm
 Tisdale January 13, 2022 4pm - 9pm
 Nipawin January 19, 2022 10am - 4pm
 Nipawin January 20, 2022 4pm - 9pm
 Nipawin February 7, 2022 10am - 4pm
 Nipawin February 8, 2022 4pm - 9pm
Melfort  February 9, 2022 10am - 4pm
Melfort  February 10, 2022 4pm - 9pm
 Nipawin March 2, 2022 10am - 4pm
 Nipawin March 3, 2022 4pm - 9pm
 Tisdale March 9, 2022 10am - 4pm
 Tisdale March 10, 2022 4pm - 9pm



















Note: LIMITED TESTING SEATS AVAILABLE - Schedule dates and times are subject to change – please confirm all dates and times at


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