GED® Test in South Carolina

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Michael R. King, GED Administrator

State Department of Education
GED Testing Office
1429 Senate Street, Suite 402
Columbia, SC 29201
803-734-8300

Abbeville

Abbeville County Adult Education
400 Greenville Street
Abbeville, SC 29620
864-366-4226

Anderson

Anderson Adult Education Center

2005 N. Main Street

Anderson, SC 29621

864-260-5075

Batesburg-Leesville

Lexington School Dist 3
Lifelong Learning Center
101 West Columbia Ave.
Batesburg-Leesville, SC 29006
803-532-2141

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Beaufort

Beaufort County School District Adult Education
1300 King Street
Beaufort, SC
843-322-0780

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Beaufort County Detention Center - DOC

106 Ribaut Road

Beaufort, SC 29902

843-255-5182

Bennettsville

Marlboro County Adult Education
215 Broad Street
Bennettsville, SC 29512
843-479-5923

Evans Correctional Institution - DOC

610 HWY 9 W

Bennettsville, SC 29512

843-479-4181

FBOP Bennettsville

696 Muckerman Road

Bennettsville, SC 29512

843-454-8200 x1219

Bishopville

Darlington-Lee Adult Education
123 E College Street
Bishopville, SC 29010
803-484-4040

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Lee Correctional Institution - DOC

990 Wisacky HWY

Bishopville, SC 29010

803-428-2800

Camden

Kershaw County School District
70 Innovation Way
Camden, SC 29020
803-425-8980

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Charleston

DOC SC Charleston County Sheriff Office

3841 Leeds Avenue

Charleston, SC 29405

843-529-7387

Chesterfield

Chesterfield County Adult Education

116 Edwards Road

Chesterfield, SC 29709

843-623-2200

Clinton

Laurens County Adult Education
663 Medical Ridge Road
Clinton, SC 29325
864-938-1524

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Clover

Tri District Adult Education Center

420 Knox Street

Clover, SC 29710

803-810-8440

Columbia

Adult Education of Lexington & Richland Counties
6671 St. Andrews Road
Columbia, SC 29212
803-476-8230

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Broad River Correction Institution - DOC

4460 Broad River Road

Columbia, SC 29210

803-896-1548
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Graham (Camille Griffin) Correctional Institution - DOC

4450 Broad River Road

Columbia, SC 29210

803-896-2714

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Kirkland Reception & Evaluation Center - DOC

4344 Broad River Road

Columbia, SC 29210

803-896-1521

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Manning Correctional Institution - DOC

502 Beckman Drive

Columbia, SC 29203

803-935-7203

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Richland One Adult Education Center
2612 Covenant Road
Columbia, SC 29204
803-251-4512

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Richland One - DOC
Glenn Adult Center

201 John Mark Dial Drive

Columbia, SC 29209

803-576-3246
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South Carolina Department of Juvenile Justice
School District - DOC

5000 Broad River Road

Columbia, SC 29210

803-896-7977
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South Carolina State Department of Education

1401 Senate Street
Columbia, SC 29201
803-734-4831

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Virginia College

7201 Two Notch Road

Columbia, SC 29223

803-509-7100

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W.R. Rogers Adult Continuing & Technology Education Center
750 Old Clemson Road
Columbia, SC 29229
803-736-8787

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Conway

Conway Adult Education Center
1620 Sherwood Drive
Conway, SC 29526
843-488-6200

Darlington

Darlington County Adult Education
100 Magnolia Street
Darlington, SC 29532
843-398-2856

Dillon

Dillon Adult Education
214 W Main Street
Dillon, SC 29536
843-774-1218

Easley

Adult Learning Center
106 Glazner Street
Easley, SC
864-397-3825

Pickens County Adult Learning Center

201 S 5th Street, Suite D

Easley, SC 29640

864-397-3825

Eastover

South Carolina Youth Challenge Academy

5471 Leesburg Road

Eastover, SC 29044

803-299-4871

Edgefield

Edgefield FBOP

501 Gary Hill Road

Edgefield, SC 29824

803-637-1494

Enoree

Tyger River Correctional Institution - DOC

100-200 Prison Road

Enoree, SC 29355

803-896-3501

Estill

Estill FBOP

100 Prison Road

Estill, SC 29918

803-625-4607 x4308

Fairfax

Allendale Correctional Institution - DOC

1057 Revolutionary Trail

Fairfax, SC 29827

803-632-2561

Florence

Poynor Adult & Community Education
301 S Dargan Street
Florence, SC 29506
843-664-8152

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Palmer Pre-Release Center - DOC

2012 Pisgah Road

Florence, SC 29501

843-661-4770

Gaffney

Ola H. Copeland Community Learning Center
243 Allsion Drive
Gaffney, SC 29341
864-206-6992

Georgetown

Howard Adult Center

500 S Kaminski Street

Georgetown, SC

843-546-0219

Graniteville

Aiken County Adult Education Center
2432 Jefferson Davis HWY
Graniteville, SC 29829
803-663-4920

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Greenville

Lifelong Learning at Sullivan Center
206 Wilkins Street
Greenville, SC 29605
864-355-6093

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Greenwood

Greenwood County Adult Education
400 Glenwood Street
Greenwood, SC 29646
864-941-5450

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Leath Correctional Institution - DOC

2809 Airport Road

Greenwood, SC 29649

803-896-1000

Hanahan

Fishburne Educational Center

6215 Murray Drive

Hanahan, SC 29410

843-614-0364

Hemingway

Williamsburg Adult Education

2811 SC HWY 41/51 S

Hemingway, SC 29554

Johnston

Edgefield County Adult Education
117 Cardinal Drive
Johnston, SC 29832
803-275-4158

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Kershaw

DOC SC Kershaw Correctional Institution

4848 Goldmine Highway

Kershaw, SC 29067

803-475-5770

Kingstree

Williamsburg Adult Education
500 N Academy Street
Kingstree, SC 29556
843-355-6887

Lancaster

Lancaster County Adult Education & Literacy
610 E Meeting Street
Lancaster, SC 29720
803-285-7660

Laurens

Laurens County Adult Education
Main Street Center
1029 W Main Street
Laurens, SC 29360
864-984-5726

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Lexington

Lexington One Adult Education
420 Hendrix Street
Lexington, SC 29072
803-821-2950

Manning

F. E. DuBose Career Center
3351 Sumter HWY
Manning, SC 29102
803-473-2531

McCormick

McCormick County Adult Education
6981 HWY 28 S
McCormick, SC 29835
864-443-0151

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McCormick Correctional Institution - DOC

386 Redemption Way

McCormick, SC 29899

864-443-2114

Moncks Corner

Berkeley Education Center
113 E Main Street
Moncks Corner, SC 29461
843-899-8703

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Myrtle Beach

Myrtle Beach Family Learning Center

950 Crabtree Lane

Myrtle Beach, SC 29577

843-839-5400

Newberry

Newberry Adult Education
709 Kendall Road
Newberry, SC 29108
803-321-2112

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North Charleston

Trident Literacy Association

6185-D Rivers Avenue
North Charleston, SC 29406

843-747-2223

Charleston Adult Education Testing Center

1930 Hanahan Road

North Charleston, SC 29406

843-574-1804

Orangeburg

Orangeburg-Calhoun Technical College
3250 St. Matthews Road
Orangeburg, SC 29118
803-268-2539

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Pelzer

Anderson 1 & 2 Adult Education
214 Lebby Street
Pelzer, SC 29669
864-947-9311

DOC SC Perry Correctional Institution

430 Oaklawn Road

Pelzer, SC 29669

864-243-4700

Rembert

Wateree River Correctional Institution - DOC

HWY261

Rembert, SC 29128

803-432-6191

Ridgeland

Ridgeland Correctional Institution - DOC

5 Correctional Road

Ridgeland, SC 29936

803-896-3200

Ridgeville

Lieber Correctional Institution - DOC

136 Wilborn Avenue

Ridgeville, SC 29472

843-875-3332

MacDougall Correctional Institution - DOC

1516 Old Gilliard Road

Ridgeville, SC 29472

843-688-5251

Rock Hill

Rock Hill Schools
1234 Flint Street Extension
Rock Hill, SC 29730
803-981-1375

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Salters

Williamsburg FBOP

8301 HWY 521

Salters, SC 29590

843-387-9400 x9652

Saluda

Saluda Adult Education Center
403B N Calhoun Street
Saluda, SC 29138
864-445-3346

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Seneca

Oconee Adult Education
315 A Holland Avenue
Seneca, SC 29678
864-886-4429

Spartanburg

Spartanburg County Adult Education
1475 Skylyn Drive
Spartanburg, SC 29307
864-594-4428

Livesay Correctional Institution - DOC

104 Broadcast Drive

Spartanburg, SC 29303

803-734-1375

Summerville

Dorchester Two Community Learning Center
1325 A Boone Hill Road
Summerville, SC 29483
843-873-7372

Summerville Adult Learning Test Center
1325 - A Boone Hill Road
Summerville, SC 29483
843-873-7372

Sumter

Sumter Adult Education
905 N Main Street
Sumter, SC 29150
803-778-6432

Swansea

Lexington School District Four Adult Education
135 Lewis Rast Road
Swansea, SC 29160
803-399-7979

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Trenton

Trenton Correctional Institution - DOC

84 Greenhouse Road

Trenton, SC 29847

803-896-3000

Turbeville

Turbeville Correctional Institution - DOC

HWY 378

Turbeville, SC 29162

843-659-4800

Union

Spartanburg Community College

Union County Campus

1401 Furman L Fendley HWY

Union, SC 29379

864-466-1060

Walterboro

Colleton County Adult Education
500 Forest Circle
Walterboro, SC 29488
843-782-0018

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West Columbia

Lexington School District Two
Adult Education
114 Hook Avenue
West Columbia, SC 29169
803-739-4048

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Winnsboro

Fairfield County Adult Education Center
1451 HWY 321 N
Winnsboro, SC 29180
803-635-7823

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South Carolina State GED Eligibility Requirements

  • You must be a South Carolina resident to take either test
  • You cannot be enrolled in an accredited high school or be a high school graduate
  • You must be at least 19 years old, but if you 16-18 you can take the test if you meet additional requirements
  • Cost: The GED Test is $37.50 (per subject), $150 (all subjects).
  • Passing Score: The GED Test requires a 145 (minimum) to each subject to pass. 
  • Accommodations: You must apply for disability accommodations through your chosen HSE test accommodations page. For details visit the GED Testing Service page.
  • When you pass the GED, the State of South Carolina will award you an HSE certificate that will show you have achieved the same level of knowledge as a high school graduate. Other rules and requirements may be necessary, so be sure to review South Carolina's HSE policies.

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