The Georgia Assessments for the Certification of Educators (GACE) Exams

English Education students will

  • Take or exempt the GACE Program Admission Assessment prior to entrance to the Teacher Education Program.
    To exempt the GACE Program Admission Assessment, students must have earned a combined score of 1000 on the Math and Verbal portions of the SAT or a combined score of 43 on the Math and Verbal portions of the ACT.
  • Take and pass the GACE Content exams in English during the final semester of study while in SEED 4286/89.

To register for these assessments, students need

  • To determine personal testing preferences. A student can take all three Program Admission Assessments at once (test 700) or can choose to take the exams separately (tests 200, 201, and 202). A student can likewise take both content assessments together (test 720) or separately (tests 020, 021).
  • To use your MyPSC username and password to register for tests, choose a testing format or site, and pay. Go to http://gace.ets.org/ and follow the directions to complete these tasks.

For more information on the GACE exams see

http://gace.ets.org/about

http://www.westga.edu/coeadvisement/1428_1437.php

For a video tutorial on signing up for the GACE exams see

http://www.westga.edu/coeadvisement/1428_1451.php