GED Classes Cumberland, Maryland

On this page, we list all GED prep locations and GED testing sites in the Cumberland region. Maryland uses the computer-based GED test for the state’s high school equivalency testing program.

You can sit for the four GED subtests online or at one of Maryland’s official test centers.


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The exam is for adults who never completed high school and gives them the opportunity to acquire an equivalent degree.

The GED® exam measures proficiency at a level that compares to that of graduating high school seniors.

There are four individual GED subtests (modules) covering

  • English Language
  • Math
  • Social Studies
  • Science

There’s no need to register for the four modules simultaneously. You can sit for the GED subtests one at a time.

Until recently, GED testing had to be done at a state-approved Maryland test center. There was no option over the Internet, but that has changed with the arrival of an online proctored GED testing option. Learn more below.

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Cumberland GED Prep Classes

Allegany College of Maryland (Center for Continuing Education & Workforce Development)
12401 Willowbrook Rd SE | Cumberland | MD 21502 | Ph: (301) 784.5445/5446

Allegany College of Maryland Adult Education
112 Baltimore St | Cumberland | MD 21502 | Ph: (301) 784.5445/5446
Gateway Center – Third Floor

Cumberland Downtown YMCA Family Center GED Program
205 Baltimore Ave | Cumberland | MD 21502 | Ph: (301) 724.5445 ext. 107

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Prep Sites around Cumberland (Cities in Alphabetic Order)

Garrett College Career Technology Training Center
116 Industrial Dr | Accident | MD 21520 | Ph: (301) 387.3770

Bedford County PA CareerLink (Only Referrals and Advice)
1 Corporate Dr | Suite 103 | Bedford | Pennsylvania 15522 | Phone: (814) 623-6107

Everett Comm. Action Center
195 Drive-In Lane | Everett | Pennsylvania 15537 | Phone: (814) 623-9129

Garrett College Northern Outreach Center
12601 National Pike | Grantsville | MD 21536 | Ph: (301) 387.3770

Hagerstown Comm. College GED Prep Classes
11400 Robinwood Dr | Hagerstown | MD 21742 | Ph: (240) 500.2313
Check here for all -> GED prep sites in the Hagerstown area

Mineral County Technical Center
600 Harley O Staggers Sr. Drive | Keyser | WV 26726 | Ph: (304) 788.4209/4240

Garrett College
687 Mosser Rd | McHenry | MD 21541 | Ph: (301) 334.3770

Sylvan McHenry
23789 Garrett Hwy | Suite 3 | McHenry | MD 21541 | Ph: (240) 442.1274

Meyersdale Public Library GED Classes
210 Center St | Meyersdale | PA 15552 | Ph: (814) 443-3651 ext. 6133

Monongalia County Literacy Volunteers 
235 High St | Suite 317 | Morgantown | WV 26505 | Ph: (304) 296.3400 or (304) 329.2665
Check here -> for all Morgantown area locations

Eastern WV Comm. & Technical Coll.-Moorefield
316 Eastern Dr | Moorefield | West Virginia 26836 | Ph: (304) 434.8000 (ext. 9234)
Adult education services (HiSET classes) are offered in all 6 counties of Eastern’s service area. Please call the school for more information.

Garrett College Southern Outreach Center
14 N 8th St | Oakland | MD 21550 | Ph: (301) 387.3770

Eastern WV Comm. & Technical Coll.-Petersburg
150 Providence Lane | Petersburg | West Virginia 26847 | Ph: (304) 257.1277

Hampshire County Adult Learning Ctr.
157 Trojan Way | Romney | WV 26757 | Phone: (304) 822.3979 ext. 1016

Center for Community Action-Somerset (HiSET)
6022 Glades Pike | Founder’s Hall | Suite 125 | Somerset | PA 15501 | Ph: (814) 445.9260

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Cumberland Area GED Test Sites

Cities by alphabet

Randolph Technical Center (HiSET)
200 Kennedy Dr, Elkins, WV 26241, Phone 304-636-9195

Hagerstown Community College (Learning Resource Center, Room 322)
11400 Robinwood Dr, Hagerstown, MD 21742, Phone 240-500-2398
Check here for all -> Hagerstown GED test centers

Pennsylvania Highlands Community College (Career Services & Workforce Development)
101 Community College Way, Johnstown, Pennsylvania 15904, Phone 814-262-3815

Mineral County Technical Ctr HiSET Testing
981 Harley O. Staggers Drive, Keyser, West Virginia 26726, Phone 304-726-4767

Lord Fairfax Community College (Paul Wolk Library, use entrance A-3)
173 Skirmisher Lane, Middletown, Virginia 22645, Phone 540-8668-7140

South Branch Career & Technical Center (HiSET)
401 Pierpont Street, Petersburg, West Virginia 26847, Phone 304-538-2701 x 12071

Hampshire County CTE Building HiSET Testing
157 Trojan Way, Romney, West Virginia 26757, Phone 304-822-5016

Uptown Works HiSET Testing
109 East Main Street, Somerset, Pennsylvania 15501, Phone 814-701-0762

Somerset County Technology Center (GED)
281 Technology Drive, Somerset, Pennsylvania 15501, Phone 814-443-3651

Laurel Business Institute GED Testing
18 N Beeson Boulevard, Uniontown, Pennsylvania 15401, Phone 724-439-4900

Intermediate Unit 1 HiSET Testing
11 East Penn Street, Uniontown, Pennsylvania 15401, Phone 724-852-2900 ext. 226

Lord Fairfax EMS Council GED Testing
180 Prosperity Drive, Suite 1, Winchester, Virginia 22602, Phone 540-665-0014

How to choose online GED classes?

GED Online Testing Option

Taking the four GED subtests via the Internet was, until recently, not possible. You had to show up personally at a state-designated GED test facility if you wanted to get ahold of your Maryland GED diploma.

Well, that has now changed. You can now take the GED exam as well in an online format. A proctor will, over an Internet connection, oversee your test-taking activities and check whether you do everything in line with the regulations. Go to this page: ‘The online proctored GED test’ to learn more.

Passing Score

The passing score for each subtest is 145. Your scores are measured on a scale with a range of 100 to 200. Averaging is not possible, so your total score cannot be under 580. Check also this page that has links to all U.S. GED prep sites and test centers. There is no need to prepare for (and take) all four tests at once. You may take one test (or module) at a time.

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Eligibility Requirements

In Maryland, you are eligible to sit for the GED exam if you are at least 18 years of age, do not have a secondary education credential, and not be engaged in any school program. Young adults 16 and 17 years old may also qualify, but there are further strict regulations.

They must provide a withdrawal declaration from the school they last attended and produce a letter from an employer that states that they must have the GED diploma to gain or maintain a job.

A Brighter Future

The tests of General Education Development (usually named GED) offer adults who don’t hold a high school diploma the opportunity to earn a credential that’s considered equivalent to a common high school diploma.

GED graduates can continue their education in college, and the degree will surely lead to better employment. Holders of a high school or GED diploma are, on average, making some $9,600 more annually than people who don’t hold a secondary education credential.

Maryland GED Price

The Maryland GED test costs $144 for the full battery or $36.00 per subtest. First-time testers in Maryland, however, only pay $14.25 per subtest regardless of whether they take the exam online or at a test center. Maryland $21.75 per subtest for 1-st time test takers and only for their first attempt. Maryland does not subsidize retests. To benefit from this offer, use the code MDGED2175 upon checkout.

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Last Updated on December 19, 2023.