GACE Paraprofessional Assessment


Face mask may be required during the check in process. If you do not have one, you may not be allowed to test.
Any cancelled exams cannot be refunded by Testing and Disability Services however, your test day can be transferred when testing resumes. Please contact our office to reschedule exams.

The GACE Paraprofessional assessment is designed to enable individuals and school districts to satisfy state and federal No Child Left Behind requirements that call for "highly qualified paraprofessionals." It is a single test that consists of selected-response questions and is offered as an Internet-based test.

To register for the GACE Paraprofessional Assessment, please follow the following instructions:

  • Complete a GACE Paraprofessional Registration form in Testing and Disability Services
  • Pay test fee (cash, check, money order, or credit/debit card). Registration payments are accepted by mail, but must be paid before the registration deadline. All applications must be received with the test fee in order to reserve a seat, seating is limited.
  • To obtain a visitor parking pass, please visit Parking and Transportation Services located on the Summerville Campus.
  • For more information, please access paraprofessional preparation materials.

The GACE Paraprofessional Assessment is offered at Augusta University as a computer-based exam and registration is limited. Once the spaces are filled, no more registrations will be accepted for that particular testing date. Please see the following dates and times:

2020 Test Dates

Testing Date: Registration Deadline: Testing Time:
July 17, 2020 July 10, 2020 9:00AM
July 23, 2020 July 9, 2020 9:00AM
July 30, 2020 July 16, 2020 9:00AM
August 27, 2020 August 13, 2020 9:00AM
August 28, 2020 August 14, 2020 9:00AM
September 24, 2020 September 10, 2020 9:00AM
September 25, 2020 September 11,2020 9:00AM
October 29, 2020 October 15, 2020 9:00AM
October 30,2020 October 16, 2020 9:00AM
November 19, 2020 November 5, 2020 9:00AM
November 20, 2020 November 6, 2020 9:00AM
December 16, 2020 December 2, 2020 9:00AM
December 17, 2020 December 3, 2020 9:00AM