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Certification & Testing Center

GED® IS NOW ON COMPUTER! Ease of registration is just a mouse click away!

TCC's Certification & Testing Center is open to the community and general public. We provide a comfortable testing environment in a state of the art facility. We have everything you need to take the next step in your education and career.

GED Test

All GED tests are now computer-based. To register and make appointments go to: or call 1.877.392.6433 for information on computer-based testing through Pearson Vue.

Attention GED® test-takers: Adults who take the GED® test on computer are scoring higher and finishing faster. In fact, 88% of people passed the GED® test on computer compared to 71% for those who tested on paper. Visit to learn more and to register your math, science, social studies,and reading tests.

Advance Your Career Through Professional Certification

We are an authorized testing center for:

All testing done by appointment only!

Prepare Materials:

  • Test candidates for proctored tests should contact the Certification & Testing Center in advance of the desired test date to provide materials required for the test.
  • Proctor fee payment can be made at the Cashier's office in Bldg. 14, or by telephone at 253.566.6084. Proctor fee is $35 for 3 hours, $30 for TAXI Exams, $45 for ATI RN Mobility Vouchers, $30 for Certiport, and $25 for typing tests.

We are not responsible for over-nighting exams. The Campus is closed on Fridays during the summer so there is no mail delivery or pick-up after 11 a.m. on Thursdays until 11 a.m. on Mondays.

Testing Hours

Monday: 1-5 p.m.
Tuesday-Friday: 8 a.m.-5 p.m.
Saturday: 9 a.m.-5 p.m.

We may close early if all appointments are completed for the day


Certification & Testing Center
For appointments: 253.460.4364
Location: Bldg. 6

You will be required to have a parking pass to park on campus. Please email to request a temporary parking pass.

For other proctoring information:
Contact: Beth Davis, Test Center Administrator at:

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