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Get A High School Equivalency Now!
  • The GED & Hi-SET exams provide adults the opportunity to earn a high school equivalency
  • These exams will measure career and college readiness skills that are the focus of today's curriculum and tomorrow's success
  • Learn test taking strategies to ensure your success
  • Take practice tests and experience real test conditions
  • There are four content areas - literacy, mathematics, science, and social studies - will measure a foundational core of knowledge and skills that are essential for career and college readiness
  • Our classes offer a Blended Learning model with both in class teaching and computer based instruction
  • The Hi-SET exam can be taken with pencil and paper

Call 253-3594 to sign up for orientation or to speak with a student advisor about the best program for your career and educational plans. 

NVAE is now a Pearson Vue GED Test Center, and a ETS Hi-SET Test Center.

GED Exam (Pearson VUE)

Napa Valley Adult Education has been selected as a GED Pearson VUE Testing Center.  

• All examinees must first register for the GED® Exam online at
• Once on the web site, you must click on “Schedule” to schedule and pay for testing

The GED® Exam was changed in 2014. If you passed some but not all subject areas prior to the new 2014 Exam, prior scores are no longer valid and you will have to take ALL subject tests again.


• Must be at least 18 years old
• Must have a valid government-issued ID, such as a driver’s license or DMV-issued ID, a passport, visa, or military ID, indicating date of birth, current residence, recent photo, and signature
• Social security number recommended for registration

Important Notices

• Testing available on Fridays only from 8:00 am - 11:30 am.
• Testing fees: $140 ($35 per test x 4 tests)
• Testing fees are non-refundable; pay at the website
• Referring agencies: please contact Napa Valley Adult Education
• GED® testing information: (707) 253-3594
• No late admission to examination sessions

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You must go to to create an account to schedule and pay for your testing.

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Transcript Request Form

Please call the front desk at 707-253-3594 for instructions for requesting a transcript.

GED Testing

GED® Testing Service offers the only learner-centric program that is recognized and portable from state to state. The program is based on the expectations and standards for college- and career-readiness and will lead to better outcomes in education.

Pearson VUE Test Center

Pearson VUE is the leading provider of global computer-based testing solutions for information technology, academic, government, and professional teaching programs.

HiSET (High School Equivalency Test)

We are now open for Paper Based Testing using HiSET (High School Equivalency Test).  We administer the HiSET on Fridays from 8:00 am - 11:30 am.

For more information or to register for the HiSET test:

Prep Classes

Need to brush up on your skills before taking your high school equivalency?

Sign up for Continuing GED® Prep Classes at Napa Valley Adult Education.  Register Online Now for the next orientation!

Or call 253-3594 to speak with a student advisor about the best program for your career and educational plans.